New books in musicology, 2010 and earlier



12/31/2010
Nancy Newman, Good Music for a Free People: The Germania Musical Society in Nineteenth Century America
Boydell & Brewer, 2010. 332 pp. $80. ISBN: 9781580463454. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/23/2010
David Ingram, The Jukebox in the Garden: Ecocriticism and American Popular Music Since 1960
Rodopi, 2010. 276 pp. $74. ISBN: 978-90-420-3209-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
David Schulenberg, The Music of Wilhelm Friedemann Bach.
University of Rochester Press, 2010. 354 pp. $85. ISBN 978-1580463591. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Carol Muller, Shembe Hymns
University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, 2010. 288 pp. R230. ISBN 978-1869141363. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Richard C. Jankowsky, Stambeli: Music, Trance, and Alterity in Tunisia
University of Chicago Press, 2010. 264 pp. $85/$27.50. ISBN 978-0-226-39217-2. Buy it at Amazon


 

12/16/2010
Philip Lambert, To Broadway, To Life! The Musical Theater of Bock and Harnick.
Oxford University Press, 2010. 384 pp. $35. ISBN 978-0195390070. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Yonatan Malin, Songs in Motion: Rhythm and Meter in the German Lied.
Oxford University Press, 2010. 256 pp. $49.95. ISBN 978-0195340051. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
D. R. M. Irving, Colonial Counterpoint: Music in Early Modern Manila.
Oxford University Press, 2010. 408 pp. $24.95. ISBN 978-0195378269. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Benjamin Brinner, Playing across a Divide: Israeli-Palestinian Musical Encounters.
Oxford University Press, 2010. 368 pp. $99. ISBN 9780195395945. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Laura Lohman, Umm Kulthūm: Artistic Agency and the Shaping of an Arab Legend, 1967-2007.
Wesleyan University Press, 2010. 260 pp. $40. ISBN 978-0-8195-7071-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Joseph N. Straus, Twelve-Tone Music in America
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 326 pp. $102. ISBN 978-0-521-89955-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Judith Kuhn, Shostakovich in Dialogue: Form, Imagery and Ideas in Quartets 1-7
Ashgate Publising, 2010. 314 pp. $99.95. ISBN 978-0-7546-6406-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Caryl Clark, Haydn's Jews: Representation and Reception on the Operatic Stage
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 262 pp. $102. ISBN 978-0-521-45547-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Peter J. Schmelz, Such Freedom, If Only Musical: Unofficial Soviet Music During the Thaw.
Oxford University Press, 2010. 408 pp. $65. ISBN 978-0-19-534193-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Ann Morrison Spinney, Passamaquoddy Ceremonial Songs: Aesthetics and Survival.
University of Massachusetts Press, 2010. 272 pp. $65. ISBN 978-1-55849-718-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Lily E. Hirsch, A Jewish Orchestra in Nazi Germany: Musical Politics and the Berlin Jewish Culture League
University of Michigan Press, 2010. 276 pp. $70. ISBN 978-0-472-11710-9. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Rebecca Maloy, Inside the Offertory: Aspects of Chronology and Transmission
Oxford University Press, 2010. 464 pp. $55. ISBN: 9780195315172. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/16/2010
Daniela Bute, The Development of Music Education in Romania Since 1989: How Democratization Transforms the Teachers' Curriculum
Edwin Mellen Press, 2010. 352 pp. $119.95. ISBN: 978-0-7734-1328-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/03/2010
Anne Danielsen, ed., Musical Rhythm in the Age of Digital Reproduction
Ashgate, 2010. 268 pp. $99.95. ISBN: 978-1-4094-0340-1. Musical Rhythm in the Age of Digital Reproduction (Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series)
 

12/03/2010
Barry J. Faulk, British Rock Modernism, 1967-1977: The Story of Music Hall in Rock
Ashgate, 2010. 192 pp. $99.95. ISBN: 978-1-4094-1190-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/03/2010
Anjali Gera Roy, Bhangra Moves: From Ludhiana to London and Beyond
Ashgate, 2010. 304 pp. $99.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-5823-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/03/2010
Marta Andriasova, Essays on the Music of Iosif Andriasov
IMMA Publishing Co., 2010. 146 pp. $30. ISBN: 978-1-931815-34-5.
 

11/30/2010
Liu Ching-chih, A Critical History of New Music in China
transl. Caroline Mason. Chinese University Press, 2010. 960 pp. $70. ISBN: 978-962-996-360-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/30/2010
Andrew Davis, "Il Trittico," "Turandot, and Puccini's Late Style
Indiana University Press, 2010. 328 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-35514-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/30/2010
Yoko Kawaguchi, Butterfly's Sisters: The Geisha in Western Culture
Yale University Press, 2010. 336 pp. $45. ISBN: 9780300115215. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/29/2010
Peter Dickinson, ed., Bernarr Rainbow on Music: Memoirs and Selected Writings
Boydell & Brewer, 2010. 426 pp. $47.95. ISBN: 9781843835929. AMS members save 25% when ordering from the publisher. Mention promo code $10078. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/29/2010
Rachel Cowgill et al., ed., Art and Ideology in European Opera: Essays in Honour of Julian Rushton
Boydell & Brewer, 2010. 430 pp. $115. ISBN: 9781843835677. AMS members save 25% when ordering from Boydell & Brewer: mention promo code $10078. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/29/2010
Carlos Palombini and Sophie Brunet, eds., Pierre Schaeffer, Essai sur la radio et le cinéma: esthétique et technique des arts-relais, 1941-1942
Éditions Allia, 2010. 128 pp. 15EUR. ISBN: 978-2-84485-366-0. Available at Amazon.ca. Click here for information on the Portuguese edition.
 

11/29/2010
Jane Alden, Songs, Scribes, and Society: The History and Reception of the Loire Valley Chansonniers
Oxford University Press, 2010. 312 pp. $45. ISBN: 9780195381528. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Glenn Watkins, The Gesualdo Hex
W. W. Norton, 2010. 384 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 978-0-393-07102-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Mary Carruthers, Rhetoric beyond Words: Delight and Persuasion in the Arts of the Middle Ages
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 332 pp. $95. ISBN: 9780521515306. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Andrew Kirkman, The Cultural Life of the Early Polyphonic Mass: Medieval Context to Modern Revival
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 400 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780521114127. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Tilman Skowroneck, Beethoven the Pianist
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 284 pp. $95. ISBN: 9780521119597. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Jennifer Shaw & Joseph Auner, eds., The Cambridge Companion to Schoenberg
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 346 pp. $31.99. ISBN: 9780521690867. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Ian Taylor, Music in London and the Myth of Decline: From Haydn to the Philharmonic
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 224 pp. $95. ISBN: 9780521896092. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Marcia Citron, When Opera Meets Film
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 344 pp. $95. ISBN: 9780521895750. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Stephen Downes, Music and Decadence in European Modernism: The Case of Central and Eastern Europe
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 386 pp. $95. ISBN: 9780521767576. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Gundula Kreuzer, Verdi and the Germans: From Unification to the Third Reich
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 382 pp. $95. ISBN: 9780521519199. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
David Damschroder, Harmony in Schubert
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 336 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780521764636. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Nicholas Vazsonyi, Richard Wagner: Self-Promotion and the Making of a Brand
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 234 pp. $95. ISBN: 9780521519960. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Deborah Schwartz-Kates, Alberto Ginastera: A Research and Information Guide
Routledge, 2010. 230 pp. $150. ISBN: 978-0-415-97318-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Bruno Nettl, Nettl's Elephant: On the History of Ethnomusicology
University of Illinois Press, 2010. 288 pp. $75/$30. ISBN: 978-0-252-07742-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2010
Luis Robledo, Los emblemas musicales de Juan del Vado
Fundacion Caja Madrid, 2009. 108 pp. 22EUR. ISBN: 9788489471443.
 

11/24/2010
Daniel N. Leeson, gran Partitta
AuthorHouse, 2009. 172 pp. $27.50. ISBN: 978-1438980195. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/23/2010
John Morgan O'Connell and Salwa El-Shawan Castelo-Branco, eds., Music and Conflict
University of Illinois Press, 2010. 304 pp. $80/$30. ISBN: 978-0-252-03545-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/23/2010
Paul Phillips, A Clockwork Counterpoint: The Music and Literature of Anthony Burgess
Manchester University Press, 2010. 467 pp. $89.95. ISBN: 978-0-7190-7204-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/23/2010
Larry Stempel, Showtime: A History of the Broadway Musical Theater
W. W. Norton, 2010. 826 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 978-0393067156. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/23/2010
Nicholas Temperley and Stephen Banfield, eds., Music and the Wesleys
University of Illinois Press, 2010. 296 pp. $80/$25. ISBN: 978-0-252-03581-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/16/2010
Lawrence Kramer, Interpreting Music
University of California Press, 2010. 336 pp. $60/$24.95. ISBN: 9780520267053. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/16/2010
R. A. Lawson, Jim Crow's Counterculture: The Blues and Black Southerners, 1890-1945
Louisiana State University Press, 328 pp. $45. ISBN: 978-0-8071-3680-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/16/2010
John Michael Runowicz, Forever Doo-Wop: Race, Nostalgia, and Vocal Harmony
University of Massachusetts Press, 2010. 224 pp. $80/$25. ISBN: 978-1-55849-823-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/11/2010
Paul Corneilson and Peter Wollny, eds., Er ist der Vater, wir sind die Bub'n: Essays in Honor of Christoph Wolff
Steglein, 2010. 234 pp. $50. ISBN: 978-0-9819850-1-5.
 

11/10/2010
Joel Rudinow, Soul Music: Tracking the Spiritual Roots of Pop from Plato to Motown
University of Michigan Press, 2010. 264 pp. $75/28.95. ISBN: 978-0-472-07108-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/10/2010
Stefan Ikarus Kaiser, ed. & transl., Die Fragmente des Aristoxenos aus Tarent
Georg Olms, 2010. 247 pp. EUR39.80. ISBN: 978-3-487-14298-2.
 

11/10/2010
Bonnie J. Blackburn and Leofranc Holford-Strevens, eds., Florentius de Faxolis, Book on Music
Harvard University Press, 2010. 368 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 978-0-674-04943-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/10/2010
Laurence Dreyfus, Wagner and the Erotic Impulse
Harvard University Press, 2010. 288 pp. $27.95. ISBN: 9780674018815. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/10/2010
Thomas Forrest Kelly and Matthew Mugmon, eds., Ambrosiana at Harvard: New Sources of Milanese Chant
Harvard University Press, 2010. 400 pp. $35. ISBN: 9780981885803. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/10/2010
Erik Stenstadvold, ed., Guitar Methods, 1760-1860
Pendragon Press, 2010. 230 pp. $65. ISBN: 9781576471852. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/09/2010
Rocio G. Davis, Dorothea Fischer-Hornung, and Johanna C. Kardux, eds., Aesthetic Practices and Politics in Media, Music, and Art: Performing Migration
Routledge, 2010. 258 pp. $105. ISBN: 978-0-415-88290-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/09/2010
Brian Hulse and Nick Nesbitt, eds., Sounding the Virtual: Gilles Deleuze and the Theory and Philosophy of Music
Ashgate, 2010. 306 pp. $114.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6773-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/09/2010
Ljubica Ilic, Music and the Modern Condition: Investigating the Boundaries
Ashgate, 2010. 132 pp. $89.95. ISBN: 978-1-4094-0761-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/09/2010
John Irving, Understanding Mozart's Piano Sonatas
Ashgate, 2010. 172 pp. $99.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6769-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/09/2010
Georges Leroux, transl. Donald Winkler, Partita for Glenn Gould: An Inquiry Into the Nature of Genius
McGill-Queen's University Press, 2010. 256 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 9780773538108. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/09/2010
Derek B. Scott, Musical Style and Social Meaning: Selected Essays
Ashgate, 2010. 374 pp. $144.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-2930-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/09/2010
Larry Starr, George Gershwin
Yale University Press, 2010. 216 pp. $45. ISBN: 9780300111842. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/09/2010
Martin Stokes, The Republic of Love: Cultural Intimacy in Turkish Popular Music
University of Chicago Press, 2010. 280 pp. $85. ISBN: 9780226775050. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/09/2010
Diane H. Touliatos-Miles, A Descriptive Catalogue of the Musical Manuscript Collection of the National Library of Greece
Ashgate, 2010. 660 pp. $134.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-5168-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/02/2010
Frederick Hammond, The Ruined Bridge: Studies in Barberini Patronage of Music and Spectacle 1631-1679
Harmonie Park Press, 2010. 324 pp. $55. ISBN: 0899901514. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/28/2010
Marianne Tatom Letts, Radiohead and the Resistant Concept Album
Indiana University Press, 2010. 256 pp. $60/$19.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-35570-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/28/2010
Franco Sciannameo, Phil Trajetta (1777-1854): Patriot, Immigrant, Musician
Pendragon Press, 2010. 280 pp. $58. ISBN: 978-1576471876. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/28/2010
James R. Briscoe, ed., Vitalizing Music History Teaching
Pendragon Press, 2010. 229 pp. $36. ISBN: 9781576471623. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/28/2010
Mary Anne Rees, CMS: The First Fifty Years
CMS, 2010. 200 pp. $35.
 

10/28/2010
Marc D. Moskovitz, Alexander Zemlinsky: A Lyric Symphony
Boydell & Brewer, 2010. 422 pp. $47.95. ISBN: 9781843835783. AMS members save 25% when you order directly from Boydell & Brewer. Mention promo code $10326. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/25/2010
David Ake, Jazz Matters: Sound, Place, and Time Since Bebop
University of California Press, 2010. 216 pp. $60/$24.95. ISBN: 9780520266896. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/25/2010
Ray Allen, Gone to the Country: The New Lost City Ramblers and the Folk Music Revival
University of Illinois Press, 2010. 328 pp. $80/$25. ISBN: 978-0-252-03560-9. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/25/2010
Franya J. Berkman, Monument Eternal: The Music of Alice Coltrane
Wesleyan University Press, 2010. 160 pp. $75/$27.95. ISBN: 978-0-8195-6924-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/25/2010
Peter Brown and Suzana Ograjensek, eds., Ancient Drama in Music for the Modern Stage
Oxford University Press, 2010. 450 pp. $160. ISBN: 9780199558551. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/25/2010
Edward Campbell, Boulez, Music and Philosophy
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 296 pp. $95. ISBN: 9780521862424. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/25/2010
Veit Erlmann, Reason and Resonance: A History of Modern Aurality
Zone Books, distributed MIT Press, 2010. 416 pp. $32.95. ISBN: 978-1-935408-04-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/25/2010
Roger House, Blue Smoke: The Recorded Journey of Big Bill Broonzy
Louisiana State University Press, 2010. 280 pp. $19.95. ISBN: 978-0-8071-3720-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/25/2010
C. Stephen Jaeger, ed., Magnificence and the Sublime in Medieval Aesthetics: Art, Architecture, Literature, Music
Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. 320 pp. $80. ISBN: 978-0-230-61898-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/25/2010
Dewar MacLeod, Kids of the Black Hole: Punk Rock in Postsuburban California
University of Oklahoma Press, 2010. 240 pp. $19.95. ISBN: 9780806140414. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/25/2010
Jerrilyn McGregory, Downhome Gospel: African American Spiritual Activism in Wiregrass Country
University Press of Mississippi, 2010. 224 pp. $50. ISBN: 978-1-60473-782-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/25/2010
Louis Niebur, Special Sound: The Creation and Legacy of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Oxford University Press, 2010. 272 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780195368406. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/25/2010
Alexander Riley, Impure Play: Sacredness, Transgression, and the Tragic in Popular Culture
Lexington Books, 2010. 196 pp. $60. ISBN: 978-0-7391-2931-9. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/16/2010
Craig A Monson, Nuns Behaving Badly: Tales of Music, Magic, Art, and Arson in the Convents of Italy
University of Chicago Press, 2010. 264 pp. $35. ISBN: 9780226534619. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/11/2010
Gioia Filocamo, ed., Florence, BNC, Panciatichi 27: Text and Context
transl. Bonnie J. Blackburn, Turnhout, Brepols, 2010. XX+988 pp. $131. ISBN: 978-2-503-51518-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/08/2010
David Fallows, Composers and their Songs, 1400-1521
Ashgate, 2010. 348 pp. $134.95. ISBN: 978-1-4094-0661-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/08/2010
John Harley, The World of William Byrd: Musicians, Merchants and Magnates
Ashgate, 2010. 324 pp. $114.95. ISBN: 978-1-4094-0088-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/08/2010
Max Paddison, ed., Contemporary Music: Theoretical and Philosophical Perspectives
Ashgate, 2010. 406 pp. $114.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-0497-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/08/2010
Ruth Wright, ed., Sociology and Music Education
Ashgate, 2010. 322 pp. $99.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6801-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/04/2010
George Reid Andrews, Blackness in the White Nation: A History of Afro-Uruguay
University of North Carolina Press; 256 pp. $59.95/$22.95. ISBN: 978-0-8078-3417-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/04/2010
Jack A. Draper III, Forro and Redemptive Regionalism From the Brazilian Northeast: Popular Music in a Culture of Migration
Peter Lang Publishing; 234 pp. $74.95. ISBN: 978-1-4331-1076-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/04/2010
Alyn Shipton, Hi-De-Ho: The Life of Cab Calloway
Oxford University Press; 304 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 9780195141535. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/04/2010
Henry Spiller, Erotic Triangles: Sundanese Dance and Masculinity in West Java
University of Chicago Press; 288 pp. $85/$27.50. ISBN: 9780226769585. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/04/2010
Robert L. Stone, Sacred Steel: Inside an African American Steel Guitar Tradition
University of Illinois Press; 320 pp. $80/$25. ISBN: 978-0-252-03554-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/04/2010
Deborah Weagel, Words and Music: Camus, Beckett, Cage, Gould
Peter Lang Publishing; 176 pp. $72.95. ISBN: 978-1-4331-0836-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2010
Sarah Daynes, Time and Memory in Reggae Music: The Politics of Hope
Manchester University Press, 2010. 256 pp. $85. ISBN: 978-0-7190-7621-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2010
Joel Rudinow, Soul Music: Tracking the Spiritual Roots of Pop From Plato to Motown
University of Michigan Press, 2010. 264 pp. $75/28.95. ISBN: 978-0-472-07108-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2010
Roxanne Hardt and Irwin Streight, eds., Reading the Boss: Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Works of Bruce Springsteen
Lexington Books, 2010. 316 pp. $80/32.95. ISBN: 978-0-7391-4535-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2010
Charlotte Greenspan, Pick Yourself Up: Dorothy Fields and the American Musical
Oxford University Press, 2010. 336 pp. $27.95. ISBN: 9780195111101. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2010
Ron Pen, I Wonder as I Wander: The Life of John Jacob Niles
University Press of Kentucky, 2010. 408 pp. $35. ISBN: 978-0-8131-2597-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2010
Albin J. Zak III, I Don't Sound Like Nobody: Remaking Music in 1950s America
University of Michigan Press, 2010. 334 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 978-0472116379. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2010
Andy Bennett and Jon Stratton, eds., Britpop and the English Music Tradition
Ashgate, 2010. 242 pp. $89.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6805-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2010
Sara Crangle and Peter Nicholls, eds., On Bathos: Literature, Art, Music
Continuum, 2010. 208 pp. $120. ISBN: 9781441105073. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2010
Stephen Chase and Philip Thomas, eds., Changing the System: The Music of Christian Wolff
Ashgate, 2010. 284 pp. $99.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6680-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/14/2010
Andrew Killick, In Search of Korean Traditional Opera: Discourses of "Ch'angguk"
University of Hawai'i Press, 2010. 254 pp. $48. ISBN: 978-0824832902. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/14/2010
Sjeng Scheijen, Diaghilev: A Life
Oxford University Press, 2010. 560 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 978-0199751495. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/10/2010
William G. Roy, Reds, Whites, and Blues: Social Movements, Folk Music, and Race in the United States
Princeton University Press, 2010. 310 pp. $35. ISBN: 978-0691143637. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/10/2010
Nitasha Tamar Sharma, Hip Hop Desis: South Asian Americans, Blackness, and a Global Race Consciousness
Duke University Press, 2010. 336 pp. $23.95. ISBN: 978-0822347606. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/10/2010
Christopher Hailey, ed., Alban Berg and His World
Princeton University Press, 2010. 392 pp. $75/$29.95. ISBN: 978-0691148564. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/08/2010
Anne-Marie Reynolds, Carl Nielsen's Voice: His Songs in Context
Museum Tusculanum Press, 2010. 371 pp. $59. ISBN: 978-8763525985. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2010
Larry Stempel, Showtime: A History of the Broadway Musical Theater
W. W. Norton, 2010. 826 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 978-0-393-06715-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2010
Anne K. Rasmussen, Women, the Recited Qur'an, and Islamic Music in Indonesia
University of California Press, 2010. 336 pp. $65/$29.95. ISBN: 9780520255487. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2010
Philip Ball, The Music Instinct: How Music Works and Why We Can't Do Without It
Oxford University Press, 2010. 464 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 9780199754274. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2010
Carl Niekerk, Reading Mahler: German Culture & Jewish Identity in Fin-de-Siècle Vienna<>
Camden House, 2010. 322 pp. $75. ISBN: 9781571134677. Mention promotion code: $10078 at publisher web site for 25% AMS discount. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2010
John Cunningham, The Consort Music of William Lawes, 1602-1645
Boydell & Brewer, 2010. 374 pp. $105. ISBN: 9780954680978. Mention promotion code: $10078 at publisher web site for 25% AMS discount. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2010
Tully Potter, Adolf Busch: the Life of an Honest Musician
Toccata Press, 2010. 1,408 pp. $145. ISBN: 9780907689508. Mention promotion code: $10078 at publisher web site for 25% AMS discount. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2010
Adrian Wright, A Tanner's Worth of Tune: Rediscovering the post-war British Musical
Boydell & Brewer, 2010. 320 pp. $47.95. ISBN: 9781843835424. Mention promotion code: $10078 at publisher web site for 25% AMS discount. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2010
Irving Godt, ed. John A. Rice, Marianna Martines: A Woman Composer in the Vienna of Mozart & Haydn
Boydell & Brewer, 2010. 320 pp. $75. ISBN: 9781580463515. Mention promotion code: $10078 at publisher web site for 25% AMS discount. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2010
Brian Alegant, The Twelve-Tone Music of Luigi Dallapiccola
Boydell & Brewer, 2010. 336 pp. $75. ISBN: 9781580463256.  Mention promotion code: $10078 at publisher web site for 25% AMS discount. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2010
Timothy McKinney, Adrian Willaert and the Theory of Interval Affect: The Musica nova Madrigals and the Novel Theories of Zarlino and Vicentino
Ashgate, 2010. 336 pp. $114.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6509-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/26/2010
Andrew Davis, Il Trittico, Turandot, and Puccini's Late Style
Indiana University Press, 2010. 328 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-35514-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/26/2010
Joanna Demers, Listening through the Noise: The Aesthetics of Experimental Electronic Music
Oxford University Press, 2010. 216 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780195387650. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/26/2010
Benjamin M. Korstvedt, Listening for Utopia in Ernst Bloch's Musical Philosophy
Cambridge University press, 2010. 234 pp. $95. ISBN: 978-0521896153. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/24/2010
Marc Benamou, Rasa: Affect and Intuition in Javanese Musical Aesthetics
Oxford University Press, 2010. AMS Studies, 8. 344 pp., $45. ISBN: 9780195189438. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/19/2010
Marvin D. Sterling, Babylon East: Performing Dancehall, Roots Reggae, and Rastafari in Japan
Duke University Press, 2010. 304 pp. $84.95/$23.95. ISBN: 978-0822347224. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/19/2010
Milly S. Barranger, A Gambler's Instinct: The Story of Broadway Producer Cheryl Crawford
Southern Illinois University Press, 2010. 272 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 978-0-8093-2958-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/19/2010
Mark Spicer and John Covach, eds., Sounding Out Pop: Analytical Essays in Popular Music
University of Michigan Press, 2010. 280 pp. $75/$28.95. ISBN: 978-0-472-11505-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/19/2010
K. Heather Pinson, The Jazz Image: Seeing Music Through Herman Leonard's Photography
University Press of Mississippi, 2010. 256 pp. $50. ISBN: 978-1-60473-494-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/19/2010
Ronald D. Cohen, Work and Sing: A History of Occupational and Labor Union Songs in the United States
Carquinez Press, distributed by University of Illinois Press, 2010. 208 pp. $24.95. ISBN: 978-0-974-41248-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/19/2010
Philippe Sollers, transl. Armine Kotin Mortimer, Mysterious Mozart
University of Illinois Press, 2010. 192 pp. $40. ISBN: 978-0-252-03546-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/19/2010
James Garratt, Music, Culture, and Social Reform in the Age of Wagner
Cambridge University Press, 2010. 304 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780521110549. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/19/2010
Matthew Riley, ed., British Music and Modernism, 1895-1960
Ashgate, 2010. 346 pp. $114.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6585-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/19/2010
Martin Munro, Different Drummers: Rhythm and Race in the Americas
University of California Press, 2010. 296 pp. $65/$27.50. ISBN: 9780520262836. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/19/2010
Lewis L. Gould, Helen Taft: Our Musical First Lady
University Press of Kansas, 2010. 232 pp. $34.95. ISBN: 978-0-7006-1731-9. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/19/2010
Aram Sinnreich, Mashed Up: Music, Technology, and the Rise of Configurable Culture
University of Massachusetts Press, 2010. 240 pp. $80/$24.95. ISBN: 978-1-55849-829-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/19/2010
Sonjah Stanley Niaah, DanceHall: From Slave Ship to Ghetto
University of Ottawa Press, 2010. 260 pp. $65/$29.95. ISBN: 978-0-7766-3041-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

02/10/2010
Paul-Andé Bempéchat
Jean Cras, Polymath of Music and Letters, Ashgate, 2009. 608 pp. $49.95/$54.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-0683-3.
 

02/10/2010
Michael Eric Dyson and Sohail Daulatzai, eds.
Born to Use Mics: Reading Nas's Illmatic, Basic Civitas Books, 2009. 308 pp. $15.95. ISBN: 9780465002115. Buy it at Amazon
 

02/10/2010
Maria Elena Cepeda
Musical ImagiNation: U.S-Colombian Identity and the Latin Music Boom, New York University Press, 2010. 272 pp. $22. ISBN: 9780814716922. Buy it at Amazon
 

02/10/2010
Stefan Hagel
Ancient Greek Music: A New Technical History, Cambridge University Press, 2010. 504 pp. $115. ISBN: 9780521517645. Buy it at Amazon
 

02/01/2010
Paul Corneilson
Hector & Felix. A Dialogue in Two Acts, CreateSpace, 2009. 60 pp. $9.99. ISBN: 978-1449982553. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/21/2010
Derek B. Scott
The Ashgate Research Companion to Popular Musicology, Ashgate, 2009. 576 pp. £75. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6476-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/20/2010
Su Zheng
Claiming Diaspora: Music, Transnationalism, and Cultural Politics in Asian/Chinese America, Oxford University Press, 2010. 448 pp. $65. ISBN: 9780195134377. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/20/2010
Ian Bradley
Water Music: Making Music in the Spas of Europe and North America, Oxford University Press, 2010. 240 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 9780195327342. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/19/2010
Steven Vande Moortele
Two-Dimensional Sonata Form: Form and Cycle in Single-Movement Instrumental Works by Liszt, Strauss, Schoenberg, and Zemlinsky, Leuven University Press, 2009. 200 pp. $55. ISBN: 978-90-5867-751-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/19/2010
Annegret Fauser and Mark Everist, eds.
Music, Theater, and Cultural Transfer: Paris, 1830-1914, University of Chicago Press, 2009. 456 pp. $55. ISBN: 9780226239262. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/19/2010
Peter C. Muir
Long Lost Blues: Popular Blues in America, 1850-1920, University of Illinois Press, 2010. 280 pp. $85/$35. ISBN: 978-0-252-03487-9. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/19/2010
Paul Helmer
Growing with Canada: The Émigré Tradition in Canadian Music, McGill-Queen's University Press, 2009. 384 pp. $49.95. ISBN: 9780773535817. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/19/2010
Michael J. Gilmour
Gods and Guitars: Seeking the Sacred in Post-1960s Popular Music, Baylor University Press, 2009. 180 pp. $19.95. ISBN: 9781602581395. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/19/2010
Marc L. Moskowitz
Cries of Joy, Songs of Sorrow: Chinese Pop Music and Its Cultural Connotations, University of Hawai'i Press, 2009. 182 pp. $40. ISBN: 978-0-8248-3369-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/19/2010
Corine Schleif and Volker Schier
Katerina's Windows: Donation and Devotion, Art and Music, as Heard and Seen Through the Writings of a Birgittine Nun, Penn State University Press, 2009. 624 pp. $110. ISBN: 978-0-271-03369-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/13/2010
Irving Massey
The Neural Imagination: Aesthetic and Neuroscientific Approaches to the Arts, University of Texas Press, 2009. 195 pp. $55. ISBN: 978-0-292-75279-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/13/2010
Rionach ui Ogain, ed.
Going to the Well for Water: The Séamus Ennis Field Diary 1942-1946, University of Cork Press, 2009. 616 pp. $77.95. ISBN: 978 1 85918 437 0. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/13/2010
Deborah Holms and Lisa Silverman, eds.
Interwar Vienna: Culture between Tradition and Modernity, Camden House, 2009. 310 pp. $75. ISBN: 9781571134202. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/13/2010
Ryan Moore
Sells like Teen Spirit Music, Youth Culture, and Social Crisis, New York University Press, 2009. 296 pp. $24. ISBN: 9780814757482. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/13/2010
David Ledbetter
Unaccompanied Bach: Performing the Solo Works, Yale University Press, 2009. 288 pp. $45. ISBN: 9780300141511. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/13/2010
Chris McDonald
Rush, Rock Music, and the Middle Class: Dreaming in Middletown, Indiana University Press, 2009. 272 pp. $22.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-22149-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/13/2010
Deborah Pacini Hernandez
Oye Como Va! Hybridity and Identity in Latino Popular Music, Temple University Press, 2009. 238 pp. $69.50. ISBN: 978-1-43990-089-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/13/2010
Ruth Katz
A Language of Its Own: Sense and Meaning in the Making of Western Art Music, University of Chicago Press, 2009. 384 pp. $48. ISBN: 9780226425962. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/13/2010
Rimgaila Salys
The Musical Comedy Films of Grigorii Aleksandrov: Laughing Matters, University of Chicago Press, 2009. 240 pp. $35. ISBN: 9781841502823. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/13/2010
Rimgaila Salys
The Musical Comedy Films of Grigorii Aleksandrov: Laughing Matters, University of Chicago Press, 2009. 240 pp. $35. ISBN: 9781841502823. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/14/2009
T. J. H. McCarthy
Music, scholasticism and reform: Salian Germany 1024–1125, Manchester University Press, 2009. 288 pp. £60. ISBN: 9780719078897. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/09/2009
Jon Gillock
Performing Messiaen's Organ Music: 66 Masterclasses, Indiana University Press, 2009. 428 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-35373-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/08/2009
Jason Stoessel, ed.
Identity and Locality in Early European Music, 1028-1740. Ashgate, 2009. 272 pp. £55.00; Online: £49.50. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6487-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/03/2009
Evan Jones, ed.
Intimate Voices: The Twentieth-Century String Quartet: Volume 1: Debussy to Villa-Lobos, and Volume 2: Shostakovich to the Avant-Garde, University of Rochester Press, 2009. 328 pp. $65 each. 25% discount mention code $09348 at publisher web site. ISBN: 9781580462297, 9781580463225. Buy vol. 1 at Amazon
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12/03/2009
Derek Katz
Janaceck beyond the Borders, University of Rochester Press, 2009. 192 pp. $80. ISBN: 9781580463096. Mention code $09348 for 25% discount via Press web site. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/03/2009
William Kinderman and Joseph E. Jones, eds.
Genetic Criticism and the Creative Process: Essays from Music, Literature, and Theater, University of Rochester Press, 2009. 240 pp. $75. ISBN: 9781580463171. Mention code $09348 for 25% discount via Press web site. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/03/2009
Benjamin Brinner
Playing Across a Divide: Israeli-Palestinian Musical Encounters, Oxford University Press, 2009. 368 pp. $25. ISBN: 9780195395945. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/03/2009
Ron Rodman
Tuning In: American Narrative Television Music, Oxford University Press, 2009. 368 pp. $21.95. ISBN: 9780195340259. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/03/2009
John Koegel
Music in German Immigrant Theater: New York City, 1840-1940, University of Rochester Press, 2009. 593 pp. with CD.  $80. ISBN: 9781580462150. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/30/2009
Jon Hartley Fox
King of the Queen City: The Story of King Records, University of Illinois Press, 2009. 280 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 978-0-252-03468-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/30/2009
Paul O. Jenkins
Richard Dyer-Bennet: The Last Minstrel, University Press of Mississippi, 2009. 192 pp. $50. ISBN: 978-1-60473-360-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/30/2009
Glenda Dawn Goss
Sibelius: A Composer's Life and the Awakening of Finland, University of Chicago Press, 2009. 496 pp. $55. ISBN: 9780226304779. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/30/2009
Alan Walker
Hans Von Bülow: A Life and Times, Oxford University Press, 2009. 544 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 9780195368680. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/25/2009
Lucy Walker, ed.
Benjamin Britten: New Perspectives on His Life and Work, Boydell & Brewer / University of Rochester Press, 2009. 205 pp. $90. ISBN: 9781843835165. AMS members: 25% discount when ordering directly from Boydell & Brewer.
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11/20/2009
Joseph N. Straus
Twelve-Tone Music in America, Cambridge University Press, 2009. 326 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780521899550. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/20/2009
Andrew N. Weintraub and Bell Yung, eds.
Music and Cultural Rights, University of Illinois Press, 2009. 328 pp. $70/$25. ISBN: 978-0-252-03473-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/20/2009
Jodah M. Cohen
The Making of a Reform Jewish Cantor: Musical Authority, Cultural Investment, Indiana University Press, 2009. 320 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-35365-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/20/2009
Tim Lawrence
Hold On to Your Dreams: Arthur Russell and the Downtown Music Scene, 1973-1992, Duke University Press, 2009. 448 pp. $84.95. ISBN: 978-0-8223-4466-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/20/2009
Joshua Dickson
The Highland Bagpipe: Music, History, Tradition, Ashgate, 2009. 408 pp. $69.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6669-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/20/2009
Graham Johnson
Gabriel Fauré: The Songs and their Poets, Ashgate, 2009. 488 pp. $89.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-5960-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/20/2009
Court Carney
Cuttin’ Up: How Early Jazz Got America’s Ear, University Press of Kansas, 2009. 264 pp. $34.95. ISBN: 978-0-7006-1675-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/30/2009
Stephen Zank
Irony and Sound: The Music of Maurice Ravel, Boydell & Brewer / University of Rochester Press, 2009. 449 pp. $85. ISBN: 9781580461894. AMS Members: mention promo code $09307 and receive a 25% discount at the Press web site.   Buy it at Amazon
 

10/30/2009
Alan Walker
Hans von Bülow: A Life and Times, Oxford University Press, 2009. 544 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 9780195368680. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/26/2009
Alyn Shipton
I Feel a Song Coming On: The Life of Jimmy McHugh, University of Illinois Press, 2009. 312 pp. $35. ISBN: 978-0-252-03465-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/26/2009
Caryl Clark
Haydn's Jews: Representation and Reception on the Operatic Stage, Cambridge University Press, 2009. 262 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780521455473. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/26/2009
Mwenda Ntarangwi
East African Hip Hop: Youth Culture and Globalization, University of Illinois Press, 2009. 176 pp. $60/$20. ISBN: 978-0-252-03457-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/26/2009
R. Larry Todd
Fanny Hensel: The Other Mendelssohn, Oxford University Press, 2009. 456 pp. $45. ISBN 9780195180800. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/23/2009
Claudia R. Jensen
Musical Cultures in Seventeenth-Century Russia, Indiana University Press, 2009. 376 pp. $45. ISBN: 978-0-253-35354-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/19/2009
Daniel Albright
Music Speaks: On the Language of Opera, Dance, and Song, University of Rochester Press / Boydell & Brewer, 2009. 248 pp. $75. ISBN: 9781580463249. AMS members: mention promotion code $09307 and receive a 25% discount. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/19/2009
Lee Rothfarb
August Halm: A Critical and Creative Life in Music, University of Rochester Press/ Boydell & Brewer, 2009. 320 pp. $85. ISBN: 9781580463294. AMS members: mention promotion code $09307 and receive a 25% discount.  Buy it at Amazon
 

10/19/2009
Frances Dyson
Sounding New Media: Immersion and Embodiment in the Arts and Culture, University of California Press, 2009. 262 pp. $60/$24.95. ISBN: 9780520258983. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/19/2009
Jonathan L. Friedmann, ed.
Perspectives on Jewish Music: Secular and Sacred, Lexington Books, 2009. 170 pp. $60. ISBN: 978-0-7391-4152-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/19/2009
Pamela Fox
Natural Acts: Gender, Race, and Rusticity in Country Music, University of Michigan Press., 2009. 280 pp. $70/$26.95. ISBN: 978-0-472-07068-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/19/2009
Alexander Sebastian Dent
River of Tears: Country Music, Memory, and Modernity in Brazil, Duke University Press, 2009. 312 pp. $84.95/$23.95. ISBN: 978-0-8223-4520-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/19/2009
Richard L. Schur
Parodies of Ownership: Hip-Hop Aesthetics and Intellectual Property Law, University of Michigan Press, 2009. 256 pp. $65/$26.95. ISBN: 978-0-472-07060-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/09/2009
Bálint András Varga
György Kurtág: Three Interviews and Ligeti Homages, University of Rochester Press, 2009. 192 pp. $75. ISBN: 9781580463287. AMS members: Mention promotion code $09308 when ordering and pay $56.25. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/05/2009
Thomas S. Grey, ed.
Richard Wagner and His World, Princeton University Press, 2009. 576 pp. $70/$26.95. ISBN: 978-0691143651. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/05/2009
Charles Edward McGuire
Music and Victorian Philanthropy: The Tonic Sol-Fa Movement, Cambridge University Press, 2009. 264 pp. $90. ISBN: 9780521449687. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/05/2009
Richard Brent Turner
Jazz Religion, the Second Line, and Black New Orleans, Indiana University Press, 2009. 200 pp. $55/$21.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-35357-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/02/2009
Jiri Sehnal
Pavel Vejvanovsky and the Kromeriz music collection. Olomouc: Palacky University in Olomouc, 2008 (c2009). (click on the link to send an email to the publisher)
 

10/01/2009
Ian Rumbold with Peter Wright
Hermann Pötzlinger's Music Book: The St Emmeram Codex and its Contexts, Boydell & Brewer / University of Rochester Press, 2009. 374 pp. $115. ISBN: 9781843834632. AMS members: mention promotion code $09250 via the B&B/UR web site to receive 25% discount. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2009
Jonathan D. Bellman
Chopin’s Polish Ballade: Op. 38 as Narrative of National Martyrdom, Oxford University Press, 2009. 216 pp. $40. ISBN: 9780195338867. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2009
Eric C. Lai
The Music of Chou Wen-chung, Ashgate, 2009. 174 pp. $99.95/$89.96. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6500-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2009
Robert V. Wells
Life Flows On in Endless Song: Folk Songs and American History, University of Illinois Press, 2009. 240 pp. $65/$25. ISBN: 978-0-252-03455-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2009
Edward T. Cone
Hearing and Knowing Music: The Unpublished Essays of Edward T. Cone, ed. Robert P. Morgan, Princeton University Press, 2009. 240 pp. $27.95. ISBN: 978-0-691-14011-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2009
George Plasketes
B-Sides, Undercurrents and Overtones: Peripheries to Popular in Music, 1960 to the Present, Ashgate, 2009. 222 pp. $99.95/$89.96. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6561-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/28/2009
Sterling Lambert
Re-reading Poetry: Schubert's Multiple Settings of Goethe, Boydell & Brewer / University of Rochester Press, 2009. 292 pp. $105. ISBN: 9781843834748. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/22/2009
Johnny Reinhard
Bach and Tuning, American Festival of Microtonal Music, New York, 2009. 243 pp. $50/$20. No ISBN. Purchase from the AFMM web site only.
 

09/22/2009
Danuta Mirka
Metric Manipulations in Haydn and Mozart: Chamber Music for Strings, 1787-1791, Oxford University Press, 2009. 352 pp. $55. ISBN: 9780195384925. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/22/2009
Chris Walton
Othmar Schoeck: Life and Works, Boydell & Brewer/University of Rochester Press, 2009. 464 pp. $70. ISBN: 9781580463003. Offer to AMS members: mention promotion code $09295 when ordering and receive a 25% discount. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/10/2009
Edmund Bowles
The Timpani Supplement More Pictures and Documents, Pendragon Press, 2009. 154 pp. $48. ISBN: 9781576471340. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/08/2009
Keith Chapin and Lawrence Kramer, eds.
Musical Meaning and Human Values, Fordham University press, 2009. 208 pp. $65. ISBN: 9780823230099. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/08/2009
Walter Rimler
George Gershwin: An Intimate Portrait, University of Illinois Press, 2009. 240 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 978-0-252-03444-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/08/2009
Jessica C. E. Gienow-Hecht
Sound Diplomacy: Music and Emotions in Translatlantic Relations, 1850-1920, University of Chicago Press, 2009. 352 pp. $49/$5 [e-book]. ISBN: 9780226292151. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/04/2009
Jocelyn R. Neal
The Songs of Jimmie Rodgers: A Legacy in Country Music, Indiana University Press, 2009. 344 pp. $55/$21.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-35315-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/04/2009
Kristin A. McGee
Some Liked It Hot: Jazz Women in Film and Television, 1928–1959, Wesleyan University Press, 2009. 336 pp. $75/$27.95. ISBN: 978-0-8195-6907-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/04/2009
Roy Howat
The Art of French Piano Music: Debussy, Ravel, Fauré, Chabrier, Yale University Press, 2009. 416 pp. $45. ISBN: 9780300145472. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2009
Roger Dean, Ed.
The Oxford Handbook of Computer Music, Oxford University Press, 2009. 624 pp. $150. ISBN: 9780195331615. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2009
Richard Wolf, ed.
Theorizing the Local: Music, Practice, and Experience in South Asia and Beyond, Oxford University Press, 2009. 344 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 9780195331387. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/03/2009
Tim Crawford and Lorna Gibson, eds.
Modern Methods for Musicology: Prospects, Proposals, and Realities, Ashgate, 2009. 206 pp. $99.95 (online $89.96). ISBN: 978-0-7546-7302-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/26/2009
Anthony R. DelDonna and Pierpaolo Polzonetti, eds.
The Cambridge Companion to Eighteenth-Century Opera, Cambridge University Press, 2009. 342 pp. $36.99. ISBN: 9780521873581. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/25/2009
Richard Williams
The Blue Moment: Miles Davis's Kind of Blue and the Remaking of Modern Music, Faber, 2009. 320 pp. $32. ISBN: 978-0571245062. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/25/2009
Suzanne G. Cusick
Francesca Caccini at the Medici Court: Music and the Circulation of Power, University of Chicago Press, 2009. 488 pp. $60. ISBN: 9780226132129. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/18/2009
Kendra Preston Leonard
Shakespeare, Madness, and Music: Scoring Insanity in Cinematic Adaptations, Scarecrow Press, 2009. $34.95. 164 pp. ISBN: 978-0-8108-6946-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/18/2009
Stephen Slottow
A Vast Simplicity: The Music of Carl Ruggles, Pendragon Press, 2009. 220 pp. $48. ISBN: 9781576471265. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/12/2009
Wayne Heisler, Jr.
The Ballet Collaborations of Richard Strauss, University of Rochester Press, 2009. 368 pp. $85. (AMS members: mention promotion code $09250 at the U. of R. web site to receive the special price $63.75.) ISBN: 9781580463218.  Buy it at Amazon
 

08/12/2009
Daniel E. Freeman
Josef Myslivecek, "Il Boemo" The Man and His Music, Harmonie Park Press, 2009. 443 pp., $37.50. ISBN: 0-89990-148-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/27/2009
Robert Carl
Terry Riley's In C, Oxford University Press, 2009. 160 pp. $45. ISBN: 9780195325287. Click for 30% AMS member discount  Buy it at Amazon
 

07/27/2009
Alexander Rehding
Music and Monumentality: Commemoration and Wonderment in Nineteenth Century Germany, Oxford University Press, 2009. 320 pp., $49.95. ISBN: 9780195385380. Click for 30% AMS member discount Buy it at Amazon
 

07/27/2009
Hilary Poriss
Changing the Score: Arias, Prima Donnas, and the Authority of Performance, Oxford University Press, 2009. AMS Studies, vol. 7. 244 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 9780195386714. Click for 30% AMS Member Discount Buy it at Amazon
 

07/27/2009
Emma Hornby
Medieval Liturgical Chant and Patristic Exegesis: Words and Music in the Second-Mode Tracts, Boydell & Brewer, 2009. 344 pp. $105. ISBN: 9781843834717. 25% discount for AMS members: use promo code $09127.

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07/20/2009
Roger Freitas
Portrait of a Castrato: Politics, Patronage, and Music in the Life of Atto Melani, Cambridge University Press, 2009. 452 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780521885218. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/16/2009
Francesco Cotticelli and Paologiovanni Maione, eds.
Storia della musica e dello spettacolo a Napoli. Il Settecento, Napoli, Turchini Edizioni, 2009, 1000 pp., Euro 90.00. ISBN: 978-88-89491-04-1.
 

07/09/2009
Barry Seldes
Leonard Bernstein: The Political Life of an American Musician, University of California Press, 2009. 296 pp. $24.95. ISBN: 9780520257641. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/09/2009
Pirkko Moisala
Kaija Saariaho, University of Illinois Press, 2009. 144 pp. $40. ISBN: 978-0-252-03277-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/09/2009
Deborah Andrews
How a Voice Teacher Shapes the Performance of His Students: A Study of the Pedagogy and Life of Giuseppe De Luca, Edwin Mellen Press, 2009. 256 pp. $109.95. ISBN: 978-0-7734-4865-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/09/2009
Sarah Hibberd
French Grand Opera and the Historical Imagination, Cambridge University Press, 2009. 292 pp. $90. ISBN: 9780521885621. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/02/2009
Daniel Leech-Wilkinson
The Changing Sound of Music: Approaches to Studying Recorded Musical Performance, Centre for the History and Analysis of Recorded Music, 2009. [Electronic publication, free access.]
 

07/02/2009
Roland John Wiley
Tchaikovsky, Oxford University Press, 2009. 592 pp., $39.95. ISBN: 9780195368925. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/02/2009
Craig H. Russell
From Serra to Sancho: Music and Pageantry in the California Missions, Oxford University Press, 2009. 480 pp., $65. ISBN: 9780195343274. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/02/2009
Warwick Lister
Amico: The Life of Giovanni Battista Viotti, Oxford University Press, 2009. 544 pp., $74.95. ISBN 9780195372403. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/02/2009
Ryan Andre Brasseaux
Cajun Breakdown: The Emergence of an American-Made Music, Oxford University Press, 2009. 336 pp. $35. ISBN: 9780195343069. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/23/2009
Greg Milner
Perfecting Sound Forever: An Aural History of Recorded Music, Faber & Faber, 2009. 432 pp. $35. ISBN: 978-0-571-21165-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/22/2009
Ora Frishberg Saloman
Listening Well: On Beethoven, Berlioz, and Other Music Criticism in Paris, Boston, and New York, 1764-1890, Peter Lang, 2009. 270 pp. $75.95. ISBN: 978-1-4331-0357-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/18/2009
Jann Pasler
Composing the Citizen: Music as Public Utility in Third Republic France, University of California Press, 2009. 817 pp. $60. ISBN: 9780520257405. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/18/2009
Giuseppe Gerbino
Music and the Myth of Arcadia in Renaissance Italy, Cambridge University Press, 2009. 456 pp. $117. ISBN-13: 9780521899567. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/15/2009
Andrew Wright Hurley
The Return of Jazz: Joachim-Ernst Berendt and West German Cultural Change, Berghahn Books, 2009. 324 pp. $95. ISBN: 978-1-84545-566-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/15/2009
Samuel Charters
A Language of Song: Journeys in the Musical World of the African Diaspora, Duke University Press, 2009. 368 pp. $89.95/$24.95. ISBN: 978-0-8223-4358-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/15/2009
Colleen J. Sheehy and Thomas Swiss, eds.
Highway 61 Revisited: Bob Dylan’s Road from Minnesota to the World, University of Minnesota Press, 2009. 312 pp. $69/$22.95. ISBN: 978-0-8166-6099-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/08/2009
Dorothy Lamb Crawford
A Windfall of Musicians: Hitler's Emigrés and Exiles in Southern California, Yale University Press, 2009. 336 pp. $35. ISBN: 9780300127348. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/06/2009
Alan M. Gillmor and James K. Wright, eds.
Schoenberg's Chamber Music, Schoenberg's World, Pendragon Press, 2009. 272 pp. $54. ISBN: 9781576471302. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/01/2009
David Suisman
Selling Sounds: The Commercial Revolution in American Music, Harvard University Press, 009. 368 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 978-0-674-03337-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/26/2009
Jonathan Pieslak
Sound Targets: American Soldiers and Music in the Iraq War, Indiana University Press, 2009. 240 pp. $55/$21.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-22087-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/26/2009
Leigh H. Edwards
Johnny Cash and the Paradox of American Identity, Indiana University Press, 2009. 256 pp. $50/$19.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-22061-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/26/2009
Ralph P. Locke
Musical Exoticism: Images and Reflections, Cambridge University Press, 2009. 440 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780521877930. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/18/2009
Cathy Ragland
Música Norteña: Mexican Americans Creating a Nation Between Nations, Temple University Press, 2009. 256 pp. $79.95. ISBN 9781592137473. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/11/2009
Marcyliena Morgan
The Real Hiphop: Battling for Knowledge, Power, and Respect in the LA Underground, Duke University Press, 2009. 224 pp. $74.95/$21.95. ISBN: 978-0-8223-4362-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/11/2009
Nicholas Tawa
The Great American Symphony: Music, the Depression, and War, Indiana University Press, 2009. 256 pp. $24.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-35305-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/07/2009
Ray Argyle
Scott Joplin and the Age of Ragtime, McFarland, 2009. 231 pp. $35. ISBN 978-0-7864-4376-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/06/2009
Peter Schmelz
Such Freedom, If Only Musical: Unofficial Soviet Music During the Thaw, Oxford University Press, 2009. 408 pp. $65. ISBN: 9780195341935. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/01/2009
Amiri Baraka
Digging: The Afro-American Soul of American Classical Music, University of California Press, 2009. 436 pp. $26.95. ISBN: 978-0-520-25715-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/27/2009
Timothy J. McGee
The Ceremonial Musicians of Late Medieval Florence, Indiana University Press, 2009. 352 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-35304-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/20/2009
Tara Browner, ed.
Music of the First Nations: Tradition and Innovation in Native North America, University of Illinois Press, 2009. 184 pp. $35. ISBN: 978-0-252-02221-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/20/2009
Philip V. Bohlman, ed.
Jewish Musical Modernism, Old and New, University of Chicago Press, 2009. 240 pp. $35. ISBN: 9780226063263. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/18/2009
Richard King, ed.
Handel Studies: A Gedenkschrift for Howard Serwer, Pendragon Press, 2009. 365 pp. $54. ISBN: 9781576471548. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/17/2009
Frank Tirro
The Birth of the Cool of Miles Davis and His Associates, Pendragon Press, 2009. 231 pp. $45. ISBN: 9781576471289. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/16/2009
Barry Seldes
Leonard Bernstein: The Political Life of an American Musician, University of California Press, 2009. 296 pp. $24.95. ISBN: 978-0-520-25764-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/15/2009
Darrell M. Berg, ed.
The Correspondence of Christian Gottfried Krause: A Music Lover in the Age of Sensibility, Ashgate, 2009. 306 pp. $124.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6429-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/15/2009
Preethi de Silva, ed. & transl.
The Fortepiano Writings of Streicher, Dieudonné, and the Schiedmayers: Two Manuals and a Notebook, Edwin Mellen Press, 2009. 688 pp. $149.95. ISBN: 978-0-7734-4874-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/15/2009
Julian Johnson
Mahler’s Voices: Expression and Irony in the Songs and Symphonies, Oxford University Press, 2009. 376 pp. $49.95. ISBN: 9780195372397. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/14/2009
Ann Ommen van der Merwe
The Ziegfeld Follies: A History in Song, Scarecrow Press, 2009. 278 pp. $49.95. ISBN-13: 978-0-8108-6716-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/13/2009
Bruce Boyd Raeburn
New Orleans Style and the Writing of American Jazz History, University of Michigan Press, 352 pp. $70 / $26.95. ISBN: 978-0472033218. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/06/2009
John Howland
Ellington Uptown: Duke Ellington, James P. Johnson, and the Birth of Concert Jazz, University of Michigan Press, 2009. 360 pp., $75. ISBN: 978-0472033164. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/03/2009
Christian Speck, ed.
Boccherini Studies, Vol. 2, Ut Orpheus, 2009. 236 pp. Euro120. ISBN: 978-88-8109-465-3.
 

04/02/2009
Adam Bradley
Book of Rhymes: Poetics of Hip Hop, Basic Civitas Books, 2009. 304 pp. $16.95. ISBN: 9780465003471. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/02/2009
Greg Thomas
Hip-Hop Revolution in the Flesh: Power, Knowledge, and Pleasure in Lil' Kim's Lyricism, Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. 256 pp. $79.95. ISBN: ISBN: 978-0-230-61180-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/02/2009
Victoria Johnson
Backstage at the Revolution: How the Royal Paris Opera Survived the End of the Old Regime, University of Chicago Press, 2009. 304 pp. $45. ISBN: 9780226401959. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/23/2009
Mark Zobel
The Third Symphony of Charles Ives (CMS Sourcebooks in American Music), Pendragon Press, 2009. 146 pp. $36. ISBN: 978-1576471425. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/16/2009
John A. Rice
Mozart on the Stage, Cambridge University Press, 2009. 294 pp.$29.99. ISBN: 978-0521016612.Buy it at Amazon
 

03/16/2009
Sander Van Maas
The Reinvention of Religious Music: Olivier Messiaen's Breakthrough Toward the Beyond, Fordham University Press, 2009. 224 pp. $55. ISBN: 978-0823230570. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/10/2009
Julia Sutton and Rachelle Palnick Tsachor, eds.
Dances for the Sun King: André Lorin's "Livre de Contredance", Colonial Music Institute, 2009. 300 pp. $49.95. ISBN: 978-0-9818759-2-7.
 

03/10/2009
Barney Hoskyns
Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits, Broadway, 2009. 640 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 978-0767927086. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/09/2009
Albert R. Rice
From the Clarinet D'Amour to the Contra Bass: A History of Large Size Clarinets, 1740-1860, Oxford University Press, 2009. 488 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780195343281. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2009
James Leve
Kander and Ebb, Yale University Press, 2009. 384 pp. $40. ISBN: 9780300114874. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2009
Helen Rees, ed.
Lives in Chinese Music, University of Illinois Press, 2009. 232 pp. $45. ISBN: 978-0-252-03379-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2009
Barley Norton
Songs for the Spirits: Music and Mediums in Modern Vietnam, University of Illinois Press, 2009. 280 pp. $45. ISBN: 978-0-252-03399-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2009
Helen O'Shea
The Making of Irish Traditional Music, Cork University Press / Stylus, 2009. 236 pp. $50. ISBN: 978 1 85918 436 3. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/04/2009
Jerome Carrington
Trills in the Bach Cello Suites: A Handbook for Performers, University of Oklahoma Press, March 2009, 216 pp., $40.00. ISBN: 978-0-8061-4001-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

02/23/2009
Jeffrey Noonan
The Guitar in American Banjo, Mandolin and Guitar Periodicals, 1882-1933, MLA, 2009. 332 pp. $50. ISBN: 978-0-89579-644-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

02/23/2009
Israel J. Katz
The Traditional Folk Music and Dances of Spain: A Bibliographical Guide to Research, Volume I, With a prologue by Joaquín Díaz. New York: The Hispanic Seminary of Medieval Studies, 2009. xlii, 337 pp. ISBN 13: 978-1-56954-132-6.
 

09/22/2009
Jeffrey F. Hamburger, ed.
Leaves from Paradise: The Cult of John the Evangelist at the Dominican Convent of Paradies bei Soest. Houghton Library Studies 2. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Houghton Library of the Harvard College Library, 2008. 213 pp. $35. ISBN: 978-0976547280. Buy it at Amazon  |  See the facsimile
 

06/09/2009
Harry White
Music and the Irish Literary Imagination, Oxford University Press, 2008. 288 pp. $115. ISBN: 9780199547326. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/10/2009
Rossana Dalmonte & Francesco Spampinato, ed.
Il Nuovo in musica: Estetiche Tecnologie Linguaggi, Libreria Musicale Italiana (Atti del Convegno Trento, 18-20 gennaio 2008), Lucca, 2008, 317 pp. Euro 30. ISBN: 88-7096-551-3.
 

04/10/2009
Mario Baroni, Rossana Dalmonte & Carlo Jacoboni
Les règles de la musique. Etude sur les mécanismes de la communication, Editions DELATOUR FRANCE, 2008. Preface by Jean-Jacques Nattiez. 476 pp. Euro 36.92. ISBN: 978-2-7521-0044-3.
 

02/19/2009
Gordon D. McQuere, ed.
Russian Theoretical Thought in Music, University of Rochester Press, 2009. $39.95 (25% discount from UR Pess) ISBN: 9781580463195. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/16/2009
Mary Hunter
Mozart’s Operas: A Companion, Yale University Press, 2008. 280 pp. $35. ISBN: 9780300118339. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/16/2009
Robert C. Ketterer
Ancient Rome in Early Opera, University of Illinois Press, 2008. 272 pp. $40. ISBN: 978-0-252-03378-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/09/2009
Georgia J. Cowart
The Triumph of Pleasure: Louis XIV and the Politics of Spectacle, University of Chicago Press, 2008. 299 pp. $55. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2009
Mark L. Kligman
Maqam and Liturgy: Ritual, Music, and Aesthetics of Syrian Jews in Brooklyn, Wayne State University Press, 2008. 288 pp. $34.95. ISBN: 9780814332160. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2009
Kevin Holm-Hudson
Genesis and "The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway", Ashgate, 2008. 184 pp. $99.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6139-9. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2009
Gregory Barnett
Bolognese Instrumental Music, 1660-1710: Spiritual Comfort, Courtly Delight, and Commercial Triumph, Ashgate, 2008. 414 pp. $114.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-5871-9. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2009
Sarah Reichardt
Composing the Modern Subject: Four String Quartets by Dmitri Shostakovich, Ashgate, 2008. 238 pp. $89.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-5884-9.Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2009
Robert F. Waters
Deodat de Severac: Musical Identity in "Fin de Siecle" France, Ashgate, 2008. 288 pp. $114.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-4105-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2009
Nathan Wiseman-Trowse
Performing Class in British Popular Music, Palgrave Macmillan, 2008. 216 pp. $75. ISBN: 978-0-230-21949-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2009
David J. Buch
Magic Flutes and Enchanted Forests: The Supernatural in Eighteenth-Century Musical Theater, University of Chicago Press, 2008. 480 pp. $50. ISBN: 9780226078090. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2009
Siegwart Reichwald, ed.
Mendelssohn in Performance, Indiana University Press, 2008. 260 pages; $39.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-35199-9. Buy it at Amazon
 

02/19/2009
Anne Mischakoff Heiles
America's Concertmasters, Harmonie Park Press, 2008, Paperback, 584 pp. $40. ISBN: 978-0-89990-139-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

02/19/2009
John Gunn, ed. Janice Dockendorff Bolan
The Art of Playing the German-Flute on New Principles Calculated to increase its powers, and give to it greater variety, expression, and effect, Pendragon Press, 2009. 92 pp. $48. ISBN: 9780967036830. Buy it at Amazon
 

02/13/2009
Carolyn Livingston and Dawn Elizabeth Smith, eds.
Rhode Island’s Musical Heritage: An Exploration, Harmonie Park Press, 2009. 351 pp., $35. ISBN: 0899901433. Buy it at Amazon
 

02/13/2009
Richard Bösel, ed.
La cultura del Fortepiano 1770-1830: Atti del Convegno internazionale di Studi Roma, 26-29 maggio 2004, Bologna, Ut Orpheus Edizioni, 2009 (QC, 3), 516 pp., ISBN: 978-88-8109-463-9.
 

02/13/2009
Dorothea Gail
Charles E. Ives' Fourth Symphony: Quellen - Analyse - Deutung, Wolke Verlag Hofheim, 2009. 920 pp., 2 vol and reprint of New Music Edition 1929 of 2nd movement. € 119. ISBN: 978-3-936000-72-6.
 

01/22/2009
Robert Adlington
Sound Commitments: Avant-Garde Music and the Sixties, Oxford University Press, 2009. 304 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 9780195336658. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/22/2009
Steve Waksman
This Ain't the Summer of Love: Conflict and Crossover in Heavy Metal and Punk, University of California Press, 2009. 398 pp. $65/$24.95. ISBN: 978-0-520-25310-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

02/13/2009
George S. Bozarth
Johannes Brahms & George Henschel: An Enduring Friendship, Harmonie Park Press, 2008. 355 pp., $44. ISBN: 08899901409. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/12/2009
Tong Soon Lee
Chinese Street Opera in Singapore, University of Illinois Press, 2009. 218 pages; $40. ISBN: 978-0-252-03246-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/28/2009
Michael Kassler
A. F. C. Kollmann's Quarterly Musical Register (1812): An Annotated Edition with an Introduction to His Life and Works, Ashgate, 2008. 510 pp. $144.95. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6064-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/12/2009
Eric Saltzman and Thomas Desi
The New Music Theater: Seeing the Voice, Hearing the Body, Oxford University Press, 2008. 408 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 9780195099362. Buy it at Amazon
 

01/05/2009
Michiel Schuijer
Analyzing Atonal Music: Pitch-Class Set Theory and Its Contexts, University of Rochester Press, 2008 (Eastman Studies in Music, 60). 306 pp. $90. ISBN: 9781580462709. (25% Discount to AMS members.) Buy it at Amazon
 

01/03/2009
Tim Blanning
The Triumph of Music: The Rise of Composers, Musicians, and their Art, Belknap Press, 2008. 432 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 978-0674031043. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/30/2008
David Butler Cannata, Gabriela Ilnitchi Currie, Rena Charnin Mueller, and John Louis Nadas, eds.
Quomodo cantabimus canticum? Studies in Honor of Edward H. Roesner, American Institute of Musicology, 2008. xii + 282 pp. $60. ISBN 978-1-59551-496-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/22/2008
Graham Lock and David Murray
The Hearing Eye: Jazz & Blues Influences in African American Visual Art, Oxford University Press, 2008. 384 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780195340501. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/18/2008
Fintan Vallely
Tuned Out: Traditional Music and Identity in Northern Ireland, Cork University Press, 2008. 196 pp. $62. ISBN: 9781859184431. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/18/2008
Timothy Brennan
Secular Devotion: Afro-Latin Music and Imperial Jazz, Verso, 2008. 290 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 978-1844672912. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/18/2008
Daniel Heartz
Mozart, Haydn, and Early Beethoven, 1781-1802, W. W. Norton, 2008. 800 pp. $75. ISBN: 978-0393066340. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/18/2008
Susan Thomas
Cuban Zarzuela: Performing Race and Gender on Havana's Lyric Stage, University of Illinois Press, 2008. 250 pp. $40. ISBN: 978-0-252-03331-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/11/2008
Marianne Wheeldon
Debussy's Late Style, Indiana University Press, 2008. 184 pp. $34.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-35239-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/08/2008
Byron Almen
A Theory of Musical Narrative, Indiana University Press, 2008. 264 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 978-0-253-35238-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/08/2008
Patrick Huber
Linthead Stomp: The Creation of Country Music in the Piedmont South, University of North Carolina Press, 2008. 432 pp. $30. ISBN: 978-0807832257. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/06/2008
Bathia Churgin
Transcendent Mastery: Studies in the Music of Beethoven, Pendragon Press, 2008. 433 pp. $58. ISBN: 9781576471227. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/06/2008
Bill F. Faucett, ed.
Music in America, 1860-1918: Essays, Reviews, and Remarks on Critical Issues, Pendragon Press, 2008. 274 pp. $46. ISBN: 9781576471418. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/06/2008
Kathryn Marsh
The Musical Playground: Global Tradition and Change in Children's Songs and Games, Oxford University Press, 2008. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/06/2008
Tina Fruhauf
The Organ and its Music in German-Jewish Culture, Oxford University Press, 2008. 296 pages, $74.00, ISBN 9780195337068. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/03/2008
Chris Goertzen
Southern Fiddlers and Fiddle Contests, University Press of Mississippi, 2008. 163 pp. $50. ISBN: 978-1604731224. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/02/2008
Nichole T. Rustin and Sherrie Tucker, eds.
Big Ears: Listening for Gender in Jazz Studies, Duke University Press, 2008. 472 pp. $94.95 / $26.95. ISBN: 978-0-8223-4336-3. Buy it at Amazon
 

12/02/2008
Anthony Macias
Mexican American Mojo: Popular Music, Dance, and Urban Culture in Los Angeles, 1935-1968, Duke University Press, 2008. 408 pp. $89.95 / $24.95. ISBN: 978-0-8223-4339-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/26/2008
Jeremy Wallach
Modern Noise, Fluid Genres: Popular Music in Indonesia, 1997-2001, University of Wisconsin Press, 2008. 320 pp. $50/$24.95. ISBN: 978-0-299-22904-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/25/2008
James M. Burk
A Charles Ives Omnibus, Pendragon Press, 2008. 979 pp. $96, ISBN: 9781576471197. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/25/2008
Siglind Bruhn
Sonic Transformations of Literary Texts: From Program Music to Musical Ekphrasis, Pendragon Press, 2008. $36. ISBN: 9781576471401. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/24/2008
Nina Treadwell
Music and Wonder at the Medici Court: The 1589 Interludes for La pellegrina, Indiana University Press, 2008. $39.95, 304 pp., ISBN: 978-0-253-35218-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/17/2008
John Brackett
John Zorn: Tradition and Transgression, Indiana University Press, 2008. 248 pp., Paper $24.95, Cloth $65.00, ISBN: 978-0-253-22025-7. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/14/2008
Mark F. DeWitt
Cajun and Zydeco Dance Music in Northern California: Modern Pleasures in a Postmodern World, University Press of Mississippi, 2008. 282 pages; $50. ISBN: 978-1604730906. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/14/2008
Charles M. Atkinson
The Critical Nexus: Tone-System, Mode, and Notation in Early Medieval Music, Oxford University Press, 2008. (AMS Studies in Music, 6) 320 pp., $49.95. ISBN: 978-0195148886. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/14/2008
Simon Morrison
The People’s Artist: Prokofiev’s Soviet Years, Oxford University Press, 2008, 512 pages, $29.95, ISBN 9780195181678. Buy it at Amazon
 

11/05/2008
Walter Everett
Walter Everett, The Foundations of Rock: From “Blue Suede Shoes” to “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes,” Oxford University Press, 2008, 448 pages, $29.95, ISBN 9780195310245. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/29/2008
Francois-Joseph Fetis, Transl. Peter Landey
Complete Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Harmony (1844), Pendragon Press, 2008. $48. ISBN: 9781576471111. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/29/2008
Alejandro L. Madrid
Sounds of the Modern Nation: Music, Culture, and Ideas in Post-Revolutionary Mexico, Temple University Press, 2008. 224 pp. $54.50. ISBN: 978-1592136940. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/23/2008
Jeff McMillan
Delightfulee: The Life and Music of Lee Morgan, University of Michigan Press, 2008. 288 pages; $65 hardcover, $22.95 paperback. ISBN: 978-0472032815. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/23/2008
Edward D. Latham
Tonality as Drama: Closure and Interruption in Four Twentieth-Century American Operas,University of North Texas Press, 2008. 224 pages; $41.95. ISBN: 9781574412499. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/16/2008
Richard Taruskin
The Danger of Music and Other Anti-Utopian Essays, University of California Press, 2008. 512pp. $39.95, £23.95 hardcover. ISBN: 978-0-520-24977-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/16/2008
Richard Taruskin
On Russian Music, University of California Press, 2008. 416 pp. $39.95, £23.95, hardcover. ISBN: 978-0-520-24979-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/14/2008
Jane Gottlieb
Music Library and Research Skills, Pearson Prentice Hall, 2009. ISBN- 13: 978-0-13-158434-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/10/2008
Jean-Paul C. Montagnier
Henry Madin (1698-1744). Un musicien lorrain au service de Louis XV. Preface by Davitt Moroney. Langres: Editions Dominique Guéniot, 2008, 360p. ISBN 978-2-87825-412-9.
 

10/10/2008
Annie J. Randall
Dusty! Queen of the Postmods, Oxford University Press, 2008. 240 pp. $24.95. ISBN13: 978-0-19-532943-8. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/10/2008
Siglind Bruhn
Messiaen's Interpretations of Holiness and Trinity: Echoes of Medieval Theology in the Oratorio, Organ Meditations, and Opera, Pendragon Press, 2008. 229 pp. $36.00 ISBN: 9781576471395. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/10/2008
Clarence Bernard Henry
Let's Make Some Noise: Axé and the African Roots of Brazilian Popular Music, University Press of Mississippi, 2008. 208 pp, Cloth, $50.00. ISBN: 9781604730821. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/10/2008
George Odam, ed.
Landscapes of the Mind: The Music of John McCabe, Ashgate, 2008. 276 pp. Paperback, £35. ISBN: 978-0-7546-5816-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/10/2008
Mark Slobin, ed.
Global Soundtracks: Worlds of Film Music, Wesleyan University Press, 2008. 416 pp. $34.95 Paper, ISBN: 978-0-8195-6882-3, $85.00 Cloth, ISBN: 978-0-8195-6881-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/10/2008
Gregory G. Butler, George B. Stauffer, & Mary Dalton Greer, eds.
About Bach, University of Illinois Press, 2008. $30. 232 pp. ISBN: 978-0-252-03344-5. Buy it at Amazon
 

10/01/2008
Iannis Xenakis, transl. Sharon Kanach
Music and Architecture: Architectural Projects, Texts, and Realizations, Pendragon Press, 2008. 372 pp., $48. ISBN: 9781576471074.Buy it at Amazon
 

09/23/2008
Eric Salzman and Thomas Desi
The New Music Theater: Seeing the Voice, Hearing the Body, Oxford University Press, 2008. Hardback, 416 pp. $39.95 ISBN13: 9780195099362. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/22/2008
R.-Aloys Mooser, transl. Neal Johnson, ed. Mary S. Woodside
The Russian Life of R.-Aloys Mooser, Music Critic to the Tsars: Memoirs and Selected Writings. Edwin Mellen Press, 2008. 265 pp.; Hard cover; $119.95; Illus.; ISBN-13: 978-0-7734-5215-2. Foreword by Malcolm Hamrick Brown. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/18/2008
Chad Berry, ed.
The Hayloft Gang: The Story of the National Barn Dance, University of Illinois Press; 215 pages; $65 hardcover, $24.95 paperback. ISBN: 978-0252075575. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/18/2008
Patrick Burke
Come In and Hear the Truth: Jazz and Race on 52nd Street, University of Chicago Press; 314 pages; $35. ISBN: 978-0226080710. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/15/2008
Camille Saint-Saëns, ed. and transl. Roger Nichols
On Music and Musicians, Oxford University Press, 2008, 208 pages, $29.95. ISBN13: 9780195320169. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/15/2008
Carolyn Birdsall and Anthony Enns, eds.
Sonic Mediations: Body, Sound, Technology, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2008. $79.99. ISBN: 9781847188397.
 

09/09/2008
Stephen A. Crist and Roberta Montemorra Marvin, eds.
Historical Musicology: Sources, Methods, Interpretations, University of Rochester Press, 2008. $39.95. ISBN: 9781580463010. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/09/2008
Gregory D. Booth
Behind the Curtain: Making Music in Mumbai’s Film Studios, Oxford University Press, 2008, 336 pages, $24.95, ISBN 9780195327649. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/05/2008
Christian Ahrens, transl. Steven Plank
Valved Brass: The History of an Invention, Pendragon Press, 2008. $42. ISBN: 9781576471371. Buy it at Amazon
 

09/05/2008
Ian Woodfield
Mozart's Cosi fan tutte: A Compositional History, Boydell & Brewer, 2008. $95. ISBN: 9781843834069. (25% Discount to AMS members.) Buy it at Amazon
 

08/28/2008
Michael Talbot, ed.
Vivaldi, Motezuma and the Opera Seria: Essays on a Newly Discovered Work and its Background, Brepols, 2008. EUR 85, 218 pp., ISBN 978-2-503-52780-2.
 

08/28/2008
Michael Long
Beautiful Monsters: Imagining the Classic in Musical Media, University of California Press, 2008. $60 (hardcover), $24.95 (paperback), 328 pp., 6 x 9. ISBN: 978-0-520-22897-9. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/26/2008
Malcolm MacDonald
Schoenberg, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, 2008, $35, 400 pages, ISBN 9780195172010. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/26/2008
Judith Tick, with Paul Beaudoin
Music in the USA: A Documentary Companion, Oxford University Press, 2008, 920 pages, $45, ISBN 9780195139884. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/26/2008
Karol Berger
Bach's Cycle, Mozart's Arrow: An Essay on the Origins of Musical Modernity, University of California Press, 2008. $39.95 (hardcover), $24.95 (paperback), 432 pp., 6 x 9. ISBN: 978-0520257979. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/07/2008
Charles Hiroshi Garrett
Struggling to Define a Nation: American Music and the Twentieth Century, University of California Press, 2008. $60 hardcover, $24.95 paper, 312 pages, 6 x 9 inches, 7 b/w photographs, 3 tables, 20 music examples. ISBN: 978-0-520-25486-2. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/07/2008
Minoru Miki, transl. Marty Regan, ed. Philip Flain
Composing for Japanese Instruments, University of Rochester Press, Eastman Studies in Music, 288 pp., 57 b&w illus., 197 line illus., hardcover. ISBN 978-1-58046-273-0, $80.00. 25% Discount to AMS: to receive discount, members will need to mention offer code $08384 when ordering. Buy it at Amazon
 

08/04/2008
Bella Brover-Lubovsky
Tonal Space in the Music of Antonio Vivaldi, Indiana University Press, 2008. 357 pp., $44.95, ISBN: 9780253351296. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/31/2008
Marva Carter
Swing Along: The Musical Life of Will Marion Cook, Oxford University Press, 2008, $27.95 hardback, 208 pages, ISBN 9780195108910. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/31/2008
Gregory F. Barz and Timothy J. Cooley, eds.
Shadows in the Field: New Perspectives for Fieldwork in Ethnomusicology, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, 2008, $29.95 paperback, 352 pages, ISBN 9780195324969. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/31/2008
Gordon Thompson
Please Please Me: Sixties British Pop, Inside Out, Oxford University Press, 2008, $24.95 paperback, 360 pages, ISBN 9780195333251. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/30/2008
Simon Morrison
Sergei Prokofiev and His World, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2008. $65.00 cloth, $26.95 paperback, 6x9, 592 pp., ISBN 978-0691138954. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/30/2008
Jan Philipp Sprick, ed.
Musiktheorie im Kontext. 5. Kongress der Gesellschaft fuer Musiktheorie, Hamburg 2005. Berlin: Weidler-Verlag 2008. ISBN: 978-3-89693-515-1 (571 pages, 59.- Euro).
 

07/29/2008
Marc Ponthus, ed.
Elliott Carter: A Centennial Celebration, Pendragon, 2008. 132 pp., 6 x 9 paperback, $42. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/29/2008
Martine Clouzot
Images de musiciens (1350-1500), Typologies, figurations et pratiques sociales, 353 p., 150 colour ills., 190 x 290 mm, 2008,Brepols, PB, ISBN 978-2-503-52345, EUR 125.
 

07/29/2008
Yolanda Plumley, Anne Stone (eds.)
Codex Chantilly, Ms. 564. Fac-similé et Commentaire/Commentary 174 p. (286 x 387 mm) et 214 p. (190 x 290 mm), Brepols, 2008, HB, ISBN 978-2-503-52349-1, EUR 250.
 

07/23/2008
Christopher Washburne
Sounding Salsa: Performing Latin Music in New York City, Temple University Press, 2008; 272 pages; $82.50 hardcover, $26.95 paperback. ISBN: 978-1592133161. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/23/2008
Gerry Bloustien, Margaret Peters, and Susan Luckman, eds.
Sonic Synergies: Music, Technology, Community, Identity, Ashgate Publishing Company, 2008; 236 pages; $99.95. ISBN: 978-0754657217. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/23/2008
Nadya Zimmerman
Counterculture Kaleidoscope: Musical and Cultural Perspectives on Late Sixties San Francisco, University of Michigan Press, 2008; 240 pages; $26.95. ISBN: 978-0472115587. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/17/2008
Kevin Karnes
Music, Criticism, and the Challenge of History, 2008. 240 pp. $55.00, ISBN 9780195368666. AMS Studies, 4.
 

07/14/2008
Jeff S. Dailey
Sir Arthur Sullivan's Grand Opera Ivanhoe and Its Musical Precursors: Adaptations of Sir Walter Scott's Novel for the Stage, 1819-1891, Edwin Mellen Press, 2008. 256 pp. $109.95. ISBN: 978-0-7734-5068-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/07/2008
Neil Gould
Victor Herbert: A Theatrical Life, Fordham University Press, 2008; 610 pages; $44.95. ISBN: 978-0823228713. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/07/2008
Antje Pieper
Music and the Making of Middle-Class Culture: A Comparative History of Nineteenth-Century Leipzig and Birmingham, Palgrave Macmillan, 2008; 214 pages; $74.95. ISBN: 978-0230545137. Buy it at Amazon
 

07/07/2008
David W. Music and Paul A. Richardson
I will Sing the Wondrous Story: A History of Baptist Hymnody in North America, Mercer University Press; 634 pages; $45. ISBN: 978-0865549487. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/30/2008
Joy H. Calico
Brecht at the Opera, University of California Press, 2008. 304 pp., $45. ISBN: 978-0-520-25482-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/26/2008
Jacob Smith
Vocal Tracks: Performance and Sound Media, University of California Press, 2008. 304 pp.; $60/$24.95, ISBN 978-0-520-25493-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/23/2008
Kip Pegley
Coming to You Wherever You Are: MuchMusic, MTV, and Youth Identities, Wesleyan University Press, distributed by University Press of New England; 168 pages; $70 hardcover, $24.95 paperback. ISBN: 978-0819568700. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/23/2008
Jean Starobinski, transl. C. Jon Delogu
Enchantment: The Seductress in Opera, Columbia University Press, 2008. 288 pp., $29.50. ISBN: 978-0231140904. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/20/2008
Lloyd Whitesell
The Music if Joni Mitchell, Oxford University Press, 2008, 288 pages, $21.95, ISBN 9780195307993. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/19/2008
Derek B. Scott
Sounds of the Metropolis: The 19th Century Popular Music Revolution in London, New York, Paris and Vienna, Oxford University Press, 2008. 320 pages, ISBN 9780195309461. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/19/2008
David W. Bernstein
The San Francisco Tape Music Center: 1960s Counterculture and the Avant-Garde, Univ. of California Press, 2008. 344 pp. $65 hardcover, $27.50 paperback. ISBN 978-0-520-24892-2 and 978-0-520-25617-0. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/17/2008
Millicent Hodson
Nijinsky's Bloomsbury Ballet: Reconstruction of the Dance and Design for Jeux, Pendragon Press, 2008. 546 pp. $76. ISBN: 9781576470428. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/16/2008
Suzanne Cole
Thomas Tallis and his Music in Victorian England, Boydell Press; 232 pages; $90; AMS discount: $67.50. ISBN: 978-1843833802. (25% Discount to AMS members.) Buy it at Amazon
 

06/16/2008
Philip Reed, Mervyn Cooke & Donald Mitchell, eds.
Letters from a Life: The Selected Letters of Benjamin Britten, 1913-1976, Volume Four: 1952-1957, Boydell Press; 680 pages; $90; AMS discount: $67.50. ISBN: 978-1843833826 . Buy it at Amazon
 

06/16/2008
Hugh Macdonald
Beethoven's Century: Essays on Composers and Themes, University of Rochester Press; 272 pages; $80; AMS discount: $60. ISBN: 978-1580462754. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/10/2008
Gayle Sherwood Magee
Charles Ives Reconsidered, University of Illinois Press, 2008. Cloth; 256 pp.; $35. ISBN: 978-0-252-03326-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

06/03/2008
Sonya Szabo-Reynolds, ed.
Bohumil Fidler: My Life and Memories, The Dvorak Society for Czech and Slovak Music, 2008. 144 pp., paperback. ISBN 978-095327696-7 (£12.50), hardback ISBN 978-095327697-4 (£25.00)
 

06/03/2008
Olle K. Edstrom, Transl. Joel Speerstra
A Different Story: Aesthetics and the History of Western Music, Pendragon Press, 2008. Cloth, 209 pp. ISBN 9781576471234. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/28/2008
Philippe Vendrix, ed.
Music and Mathematics in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe, Brepols, 2008. 396 p., 235 x 178 mm, 2008, Paperback. ISBN 978-2-503-51597-7, EUR 75.00
 

05/28/2008
Mary Cyr
Essays on the Performance of Baroque Music: Opera and Chamber Music in France and England, Ashgate, 2008. 344 pp., hardback, £62.50/£56.25. ISBN: 978-0-7546-5926-6. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/28/2008
Walter B. Hewlett et al., eds.
Tonal Theory for the Digital Age (Computing in Musicology, 15), Center for Computer Assisted Research in the Humanities at Stanford University, 2008. ISBN: 978-0-936943-17-6.
 

05/27/2008
Rebecca S. Miller
Carriacou String Band Serenade: Performing Identity in the Eastern Caribbean, Wesleyan University Press, 2008; 269 pages; $49.95. ISBN: 978-0819568588. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/27/2008
Lewis Lockwood et al.
Inside Beethoven's Quartets: History, Performance, Interpretation, Harvard University Press; 285 pages; $35. ISBN: 978-0674028098. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/27/2008
David Evans, ed.
Ramblin' on My Mind: New Perspectives on the Blues, University of Illinois Press; 430 pages; $75 hardcover, $27 paperback. ISBN: 978-0252074486. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/27/2008
Charles Hersch
Subversive Sounds: Race and the Birth of Jazz in New Orleans, University of Chicago Press; 289 pages; $35. ISBN: 978-0226328676. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/27/2008
Sergey Prokofiev, transl. Anthony Phillips
Diaries, 1915-1922: Behind the Mask, Cornell University Press; 848 pages; $49.95. ISBN: 978-0571226306. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/22/2008
John Deathridge
Wagner Beyond Good and Evil, University of California Press, 2008. $39.95, £23.95 hardcover, 324 pp. ISBN: 978-0-520-25453-4. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/15/2008
Michael H. Kater
Never Sang for Hitler: The Life and Times of Lotte Lehmann, Cambridge University Press; 400 pages; $35). ISBN-13: 978-0521873925. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/15/2008
Kristine M. McCusker
Lonesome Cowgirls and Honky-Tonk Angels: The Women of Barn Dance Radio, University of Illinois Press, 2008; 192 pages; $60 hardcover, $19.95 paperback. ISBN-13: 978-0252075247. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/15/2008
Jewel A. Smith
Music, Women, and Pianos in Antebellum Bethlehem, Pennsylvania: The Moravian Young Ladies' Seminary, Lehigh University Press; 216 pages; $55. ISBN-13: 978-0934223904. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/15/2008
Erich Hoeprich
The Clarinet, Yale University Press; 395 pages; $40. ISBN-13: 978-0300102826. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/15/2008
Marjorie W. Hirsch
Romantic Lieder and the Search for Lost Paradise, Cambridge University Press; 320 pages; $95. ISBN: 9780521845335. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/12/2008
George E. Lewis
A Power Stronger Than Itself: The AACM and American Experimental Music. University of Chicago Press, 2008. 690 pp. $35. ISBN: 978-0226476957. Buy it at Amazon
 

05/12/2008
Barbara L. Kelly, ed.
French Music, Culture, and National Identity, 1870-1939. University of Rochester Press, Eastman Studies in Music, 288 pp. $90. ISBN: 978-1-58046-272-3.  (25% Discount to AMS members.) Buy it at Amazon
 

05/12/2008
Stephanie D. Vial
The Art of Musical Phrasing in the Eighteenth Century: Punctuating the Classical 'Period'. University of Rochester Press, Eastman Studies in Music, 384 pp. $85. ISBN: 9781580460347. (25% Discount to AMS members.) Buy it at Amazon
 

05/06/2008
Siglind Bruhn
Messiaen’s Explorations of Love and Death: Musico-poetic Signification in the Tristan Trilogy and Three Related Song Cycles, Pendragon, 2008. $36. ISBN 9781576471364. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/30/2008
Philip Furia and Michael Lasser
America’s Songs: The Stories Behind the Songs of Broadway, Hollywood, and Tin Pan Alley, Routledge 2008, ISBN13:978-0-415-99052-3, $19.95
 

04/30/2008
Eve Badura-Skoda and Paul Badura-Skoda
Interpreting Mozart: The Performance of His Piano Works, Routledge 2008, ISBN13: 978-0-415-97750-0, $95.00.
 

04/29/2008
Richard Kramer
Unfinished Music, Oxford University Press, 2008, 424 pages, ISBN 9780195326826. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/28/2008
David Gramit (editor)
Beyond the Art of Finger Dexterity: Reassessing Carl Czerny, Univ. of Rochester Press, 2008. Eastman Studies in Music, ISBN: 9781580462501, 304 pp., 7 b&w illus., 44 music exx., 6 x 9 in., hardcover, $75.

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04/25/2008
Mina Yang
California Polyphony: Ethnic Voices, Musical Crossroads. Univ. of Illinois Press, 2008. 208 pp., $40. ISBN 978-0252032431. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/24/2008
Bill Ivey
Arts, Inc.: How Greed and Neglect Have Destroyed Our Cultural Rights, University of California Press, 2008. $24.95. ISBN: 978-0-520-24112-1. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/21/2008
Olivia A. Bloechl
Native American Song at the Frontiers of Early Modern Music, New Perspectives in Music History and Criticism, No. 17, Cambridge University Press, 2008. Hardcover. 304 pages. ISBN-13: 9780521866057.  Buy it at Amazon
 

04/17/2008
Robert Tallant Laudon
The Era After The Baroque: Music and Fine Arts 1750-1900, Pendragon, 2008. $28. ISBN 9781576471241.
 

04/10/2008
Benjamin Walton
Rossini in Restoration Paris: The Sound of Modern Life (Cambridge Studies in Opera). Cambridge University Press, 2008. 368 pp. $95 (hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0521870603.
 

04/07/2008
Vanessa Agnew
Enlightenment Orpheus: The Power of Music in Other Worlds, Oxford University Press, 2008, 280 pages, ISBN 9780195336665.
 

03/19/2008
Steven Zohn
Music for a Mixed Taste: Style, Genre, and Meaning in Telemann's Instrumental Works, Oxford University Press, 2008, 686 pages, ISBN 9780195169775.
 

03/11/2008
Vincent P. Benitez
Olivier Messiaen: A Research and Information Guide, Routledge, 2008. xvi, 337 p. ISBN10: 0-415-97372-4.
 

03/11/2008
Marina Frolova-Walker
Russian Music and Nationalism: From Glinka to Stalin, Yale University Press, 2008; 402 pages; $50. ISBN 978-0300112733.
 

05/27/2008
Charles O. Nussbaum
The Musical Representation: Meaning, Ontology, and Emotion, MIT Press, 2007; 388 pages; $38. ISBN: 978-0262140966. Buy it at Amazon
 

03/06/2008
Jeffrey J. Noonan
The Guitar in America: Victorian Era to Jazz Age, University Press of Mississippi, 2008. 239 pages; $50. ISBN-13: 978-1-934110-18-8.
 

03/06/2008
Tom Beghin and Sander M. Goldberg, eds.
Haydn and the Performance of Rhetoric, University of Chicago Press, 2008. 366 pages; $45; includes compact disk. ISBN-13: 978-0-226-04129-2.
 

03/04/2008
Karen Painter
Symphonic Aspirations: German Music and Politics, 1900-1945, Harvard University Press, 2008. ISBN-13: 978-0674026612.
 

03/03/2008
David Russell Williams and C. Matthew Balensuela
Music Theory from Boethius to Zarlino: A Bibliography and Guide, Pendragon Press, 2008. ISBN-13: 9781576471579.
 

02/27/2008
Kay Dickinson
Off Key: When Film and Music Don't Work Together, Oxford University Press, 2008. ISBN-13: 9780195326635 (cloth); 9780195326642 (paper).
 

02/27/2008
Nikolai Findeizen
History of Music in Russia from Antiquity to 1800, Translation by Samuel William Pring. Edited and annotated by Milos Velimirovic and Claudia R. Jensen with the assistance of Malcolm Hamrick Brown and Daniel C. Waugh. Two vols. Indiana University Press, 2008. ISBN-13 9780253348258, 9780253348265.
 

02/26/2008
Peter Bloom, ed.
Berlioz: Scenes from the Life and Work, Boydell & Brewer / University of Rochester Press, 2008. ISBN 9781580462099. (25% Discount to AMS members.) Buy it at Amazon
 

02/25/2008
Alejandro L. Madrid
Nor-tec Rifa! Electronic Dance Music from Tijuana to the World, Oxford University Press, 2008. ISBN-13: 9780195342628.
 

02/22/2008
Halina Goldberg
Music in Chopin's Warsaw, Oxford University Press, 2008. ISBN-13: 978-0195130737.
 

02/19/2008
Jan Herlinger
Prosdocimo de' Beldomandi's Musica Plana and Musica Speculativa, Univ. of Illinois Press, 2008. ISBN-13: 978-0252032592.
 

02/19/2008
Andrew Shenton
Olivier Messiaen's System of Signs: Notes Towards Understanding His Music, Ashgate, 2008. ISBN-13: 978-0754661689.
 

02/19/2008
Joseph Kerman
The Art of Fugue: Bach Fugues for Keyboard, 1715-1750, University of California Press, 2008. ISBN-13: 978-0520253896.
 

04/30/2008
Lewis Porter, Chris DeVito, David Wild, Yasuhiro “Fuji” Fujioka, and Wolf Schmaler
The John Coltrane Reference, Routledge 2008, ISBN13: 978-0-415-97755-5, $150.00
 

04/30/2008
Susan M. Filler
Gustav and Alma Mahler: A Research and Information Guide, Routledge 2007, ISBN13: 978-0-415-94388-8, $95.00
 

04/30/2008
Howard Mandel
Miles, Ornette, Cecil: Jazz Beyond Jazz, Routledge 2008, ISBN13: 978-0-415-96714-3, $30.00
 

04/30/2008
Michael Mark
Music Education: Source Readings from Ancient Greece to Today, Routledge 2008, ISBN13: 978-0-415-95779-3, $39.95
 

04/30/2008
Andrea Olmstead
Roger Sessions: A Biography, Routledge 2008, ISBN13: 978-0-415-97714-2, $44.95.
 

05/15/2008
Constantin Floros, transl. Ernest Bernhardt-Kabisch
Alban Berg and Hanna Fuchs: The Story of a Love in Letters,Indiana University Press, 2007; 145 pages; $24.95. ISBN: 978-0253349668. Buy it at Amazon
 

04/17/2008
Ursula Kirkendale
Antonio Caldara: Life and Venetian-Roman Oratorios, revised and translated by Warren Kirkendale, Florence, Leo S. Olschki, 2007, xi, 643 pp., 24 plates, five in color, hardcover, ISBN 978 88 222 5714 7. € 62. Historiae Musicae Cultores, CXIV.
 

04/17/2008
Warren and Ursula Kirkendale
Music and Meaning: Studies in Music History and the Neigbouring Disciplines, Florence, Leo S. Olschki, 2007, xi, 643 pp., 50 plates, four in color, hardcover, ISBN 978 88 222 5659 1. € 66. Historiae Musicae Cultores, CXIII.
 

03/19/2008
Giovanni Domenico Dinaccio
Rocco Rodio e la Messa "De Beata Virgine" (1562), Edizioni Musicali Novecento, 2007.
 

03/06/2008
Diane Pecknold
The Selling Sound: The Rise of the Country Music Industry, Duke University Press, 2007. 312 pages; $79.95 hardcover, $22.95 paperback. 978-0-8223-4080-5.
 

02/27/2008
Roberta Montemorra Marvin (ed.)
Giuseppe Verdi: Hymns/Inni (The Works of Giuseppe Verdi, Series IV, volume 1), The University of Chicago Press / Casa Ricordi, 2007. ISBN 0226853284 (University of Chicago Press) / ISBN 8875928223 (Casa Ricordi).
 

04/10/2008
Peter Szendy
Listen: A History of Our Ears Peter Szendy, Foreword by Jean-Luc Nancy, Translated by Charlotte Mandell Fordham University Press, 2007. $75.00 (hardcover) $22 (paper) ISBN: 9780823227990.
 

02/27/2008
Catherine Parsons Smith
Making Music in Los Angeles: Transforming the Popular, University of California Press, 2007. ISBN-13: 9780520251397.
 

02/27/2008
Janie Cole
A Muse of Music in Early Baroque Florence: the Poetry of Michelangelo Buonarroti il Giovane, Olschki, 2007. ISBN-13: 9788822257048.
 

02/25/2008
Ignacio Corona and Alejandro L. Madrid, eds.
Postnational Musical Identities: Cultural Production, Distribution, and Consumption in a Globalized Scenario, Lexington Books, 2007. ISBN-13: 9780739118214.
 

02/20/2008
Alexandra Wilson
The Puccini Problem: Opera, Nationalism, and Modernity, Cambridge University Press, 2007. ISBN-13: 9780521856881.
 

02/19/2008
Margaret Kartomi, Kay Dreyfus, with David Pear (eds)
Growing up Making Music: Youth Orchestras in Australia and the World, Lyrebird Press, Australia, 2007 ISBN-13: 978 0 734037 68 8.
 

02/14/2008
Eleanor Selfridge-Field
Song and Season: Science, Culture, and Theatrical Time in Early Modern Venice, Stanford University Press, 2007. ISBN-13 9780804757652.

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02/14/2008
Eleanor Selfridge-Field
A New Chronology of Venetian Opera and Related Genres, 1660-1760, Stanford University Press, 2007. ISBN-13 9780804744379.

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09/11/2008
Jarmila Gabrielová, Jan Kachlík, eds.
The Work of Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904): Aspects of Composition - Problems of Editing - Reception. Proceedings of the International Musicological Conference Prague, September 8 - 11, 2004. Published by the Institute of Ethnology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague 2007. ISBN 978-80-87112-05-2. EUR 78.
 

12/31/2007
Susana Zapke, ed.
Musical-Liturgical Manuscripts: From Visigothic Origins to the Franco-Roman Transition (9th-12th Centuries), Fundacion BBVA, 2007. ISBN: 9788496515505.
 

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