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05/23/2015
Rufus Jones, Jr., Dean Dixon: Negro at Home, Maestro Abroad
Rowman & Littlefield, 2015. 206 pp. $70. ISBN: 9780810888555. Worldcat
 

05/22/2015
Linda Hutcheon and Michael Hutcheon, Four Last Songs: Aging and Creativity in Verdi, Strauss, Messiaen, and Britten
University of Chicago Press, 2015. 176 pp. $30. ISBN: 9780226255590. Worldcat
 

05/19/2015
J. Patrice McSherry, Chilean New Song: The Political Power of Music, 1960s-1973
Temple University Press, 2015. 232 pp. $97.50/44.95. ISBN: 9781439911518. Worldcat
 

05/19/2015
Samuel Charters, Songs of Sorrow: Lucy McKim Garrison and "Slave Songs of the United States"
University Press of Mississippi, 2015. 352 pp. $55. ISBN: 9781628462067. Worldcat
 

05/19/2015
Maria Asuncion Florez Asensio, Musicos de compañia y empresa teatral en Madrid en el siglo XVII
Reichenberger, 2015. 832 pp. €78. ISBN: 9783944244082. Worldcat
 

05/19/2015
Aimee Boutin, City of Noise: Sound and Nineteenth-Century Paris
University of Illinois Press, 2015. 208 pp. $85/$25. ISBN: 9780252039218. Worldcat
 

05/07/2015
James Tenney, From Scratch: Writings in Music Theory
University of Illinois Press, 2015. 472 pp. $80. ISBN: 9780252038723. Worldcat
 

05/07/2015
Simon Spillett, The Long Shadow of the Little Giant: The Life, Work and Legacy of Tubby Hayes
Equinox, 2015. 388 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 9781781791738. Worldcat
 

05/06/2015
Fulvia Morabito, ed., Locatelli and the Violin Bravura Tradition
Brepols, 2015. 420 pp. €110. ISBN: 9782503555355. Worldcat
 

05/05/2015
Oliver Hilmes, Malevolent Muse: The Life of Alma Mahler
Northeastern University Press, 2015. 360 pp. $40. ISBN: 9781555537890. Worldcat
 

05/05/2015
Andrew J. Nelson, The Sound of Innovation: Stanford and the Computer Music Revolution
MIT Press, 2015. 248 pp. $34. ISBN: 9780262028769. Worldcat
 

05/05/2015
Oliver Wang, Legions of Boom: Filipino Mobile DJ Crews in the San Francisco Bay Area
Duke University Press, 2015. 232 pp. $84.95/$23.95. ISBN: 9780822359043. Worldcat
 

05/02/2015
Ilaria Riccioni and Paolo Somigli, eds., Sociology of music and its cultural implications. Interdisciplinary insights from theoretical debate and field work
Franco Angeli, 2015. 160 pp. €21. ISBN: 9788891712486. Worldcat
 

05/02/2015
Annegret Fauser, The Politics of Musical Identity: Selected Essays
Ashgate, 2015. 392 pp. $235. ISBN: 9781472425782. Worldcat
 

05/02/2015
Simon Barker, Korea and the Western Drumset: Scattering Rhythms
Ashgate, 2015. 166 pp. $109.95. ISBN: 9781472418975. Worldcat
 

05/02/2015
Jason C. Bivins, Spirits Rejoice!: Jazz and American Religion
Oxford University Press, 2015. 392 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 9780190230913. Worldcat
 

04/30/2015
Barry J. Faulk and Brady Harrison, eds., Punk Rock Warlord: the Life and Work of Joe Strummer
Ashgate, 2015. 214 pp. $104.95/$44. ISBN: 9781472410559. Worldcat
 

04/30/2015
Christopher Fifield, The German Symphony between Beethoven and Brahms: The Fall and Rise of a Genre
Ashgate, 2015. 330 pp. $124.95. ISBN: 9781409452881. Worldcat
 

04/30/2015
Roy Shuker, Wax Trash and Vinyl Treasures: Record Collecting as a Social Practice
Ashgate, 2015. 234 pp. $44.95. ISBN: 9781472464279. Worldcat
 

04/30/2015
Marta GarcĂ­a Quiñones et al., eds., Ubiquitous Musics: The Everyday Sounds That We Don't Always Notice
Ashgate, 2015. 228 pp. 104.95/$44.95. ISBN: 9781409451334. Worldcat
 

04/30/2015
Rafael Reina, Applying Karnatic Rhythmical Techniques to Western Music
Ashgate, 2015. 476 pp. $149.95/$54.95. ISBN: 9781472451491. Worldcat
 

04/23/2015
Simone Ciolfi, ed., Massenet and the Mediterranean World
Ut Orpheus Edizioni, 2015. 328 pp. €71.95. ISBN: 97881094912. Worldcat
 

04/16/2015
Danielle Fosler-Lussier, Music in America's Cold War Diplomacy
University of California Press, 2015. 352 pp. $65. ISBN: 9780520284135. Worldcat
 

04/16/2015
Sharon Meredith, Tuk Music Tradition in Barbados
Ashgate, 2015. 162 pp. $109.95. ISBN: 9781472440273. Worldcat
 

04/13/2015
Lakeyta M. Bonnette, Pulse of the People: Political Rap Music and Black Politics
University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015. 232 pp. $49.95. ISBN: 9780812246841. Worldcat
 

04/13/2015
Robert Brain, The Pulse of Modernism: Physiological Aesthetics in Fin-de-Siecle Europe
University of Washington Press, 2015. 384 pp. $50. ISBN: 9780295993201. Worldcat
 

04/09/2015
Jonathan Kregor, Program Music
Cambridge University Press, 2015. 338 pp. $85/$27.99. ISBN: 9781107032521. Worldcat
 

04/09/2015
Bonnie J. Blackburn and Laurie Stras, eds., Eroticism in Early Modern Music
Ashgate, 2015. 307 pp. $. ISBN: 9781472443335. Worldcat
 

04/08/2015
Stephanie Shonekan, Soul, Country, and the USA: Race and Identity in American Music Culture
Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. 212 pp. $95. ISBN: 9781137378095. Worldcat
 

04/08/2015
Peter Gough, Sounds of the New Deal: The Federal Music Project in the West
University of Illinois Press, 2015. 304 pp. $50. ISBN: 9780252039041. Worldcat
 

04/08/2015
Michael Hicks, The Mormon Tabernacle Choir: A Biography
University of Illinois Press, 2015. 248 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 9780252039089. Worldcat
 

04/08/2015
Henry Spiller, Javaphilia: American Love Affairs With Javanese Music and Dance
University of Hawai'i Press, 2015. 278 pp. $42. ISBN: 9780824840945. Worldcat
 

04/08/2015
Ken Perlman, Couldn't Have a Wedding Without the Fiddler: The Story of Traditional Fiddling on Prince Edward Island
University of Tennessee Press, 2015. 496 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 9781621900979. Worldcat
 

04/08/2015
Tim A. Ryan, Yoknapatawpha Blues: Faulkner's Fiction and Southern Roots Music
Louisiana State University Press, 2015. 288 pp. $45. ISBN: 9780807160251. Worldcat
 

04/04/2015
Vesa Kurkela and Markus Mantere, ed., eds., Critical Music Historiography: Probing Canons, Ideologies and Institutions
Ashgate, 2015. 332 pp. $119.95. ISBN: 9781472414199. Worldcat
 

04/04/2015
Samuel Cameron, Music in the Marketplace: A Social Economics Approach
Routledge, 2015. 272 pp. $155. ISBN: 9780415723275. Worldcat
 

04/04/2015
Eoin Devereux et al., eds., David Bowie: Critical Perspectives
Routledge, 2015. 328 pp. $140. ISBN: 9780415745727. Worldcat
 

04/04/2015
John Shepherd and Kyle Devine, eds., The Routledge Reader on the Sociology of Music
Routledge, 2015. 400 pp. $165. ISBN: 9780415855464. Worldcat
 

04/04/2015
Christopher Alan Reynolds, Wagner, Schumann, and the Lessons of Beethoven's Ninth
University of California Press, 2015. 232 pp. $65. ISBN: 9780520285569. Worldcat
 

04/04/2015
Thomas Peattie, Gustav Mahler's Symphonic Landscapes
Cambridge University Press, 2015. 240 pp. $99.99. ISBN: 9781107027084. Worldcat
 

04/04/2015
Julian Johnson, Out of Time: Music and the Making of Modernity
Oxford University Press, 2015. 400 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 9780190233273. Worldcat
 

04/04/2015
Karen Henson, Opera Acts: Singers and Performance in the Late Nineteenth Century
Cambridge University Press, 2015. 279 pp. $99. ISBN: 9781107004269. Worldcat      
 

04/04/2015
Anatole Leikin, The Mystery of Chopin's Préludes
Ashgate, 2015. 204 pp. $104.95. ISBN: 9781409452249. Worldcat
 

04/04/2015
Suzanne Robinson and Kay Dreyfus, eds., Grainger the Modernist
Ashgate, 2015. 254 pp. $119.95. ISBN: 9781472420220. Worldcat
 

04/02/2015
Robert M. Marovich, A City Called Heaven: Chicago and the Birth of Gospel Music
University of Illinois Press, 2015. 488 pp. $95/$29.95. ISBN: 9780252039102. Worldcat
 

04/02/2015
Nigel Simeone and John Tyrrell, eds., Charles Mackerras
Boydell and Brewer, 2015. 336 pp. $45. ISBN: 9781843839668. Worldcat
 

04/02/2015
Peter Hedrick, An Early Hautboy Solo Matrix: Solos for the Hautboy before 1710 based on a Symphonia/Sonata by Johann Christoph Pez that Demonstrates a Performance Practice of Adaptation
Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015. 100 pp. £39.99. ISBN: 9781443858281. Worldcat
 

03/23/2015
John Bush Jones, Reinventing Dixie: Tin Pan Alley's Songs and the Creation of the Mythic South
Louisiana State University Press, 2015. 288 pp. $45. ISBN: 9780807159446. Worldcat
 

03/23/2015
Alison McQueen Tikita, Japanese Singers of Tales: Ten Centuries of Performed Narrative
Ashgate, 2015. 310 pp. $125. ISBN: 9780754653790. Worldcat
 

03/23/2015
Emory Sekaquaptewa et al., Hopi Katsina Songs
University of Nebraska Press, 2015. 440 pp. $65. ISBN: 9780803262881. Worldcat
 

03/23/2015
Charles L. Hughes, Country Soul: Making Music and Making Race in the American South
University of North Carolina Press, 2015. 280 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 9781469622439. Worldcat
 

03/23/2015
Deborah Mawer, French Music and Jazz in Conversation: From Debussy to Brubeck
Cambridge University Press, 2015. 319 pp. $99. ISBN: 9781107037533. Worldcat
 

03/23/2015
Catherine Massip et al., eds., Collectionner la musique: érudits collectionneurs
Brepols, 2015. 582 pp. €100. ISBN: 9782503553276. Worldcat
 

03/20/2015
Jennifer Rich, Adorno: a Critical Guide
Humanities E-Books, 2015. 77 pp. $4.95. ISBN: 9781847603555. Worldcat
 

03/20/2015
Seth Monahan, Mahler's Symphonic Sonatas
Oxford University Press, 2015. 296 pp. $45. ISBN: 9780199303465. Worldcat
 

03/19/2015
Gary Tomlinson, A Million Years of Music: The Emergence of Human Modernity
Zone Books, 2015. 368 pp. $29.95. ISBN: 9781935408659. Worldcat
 

03/13/2015
Nicholas Gebhardt and Tony Whyton, eds., The Cultural Politics of Jazz Collectives: This Is Our Music
Routledge, 2015. 250 pp. $150/$44.95. ISBN: 9781138780620. Worldcat
 

03/12/2015
Kendall L. Walton, In Other Shoes: Music, Metaphor, Empathy, Existence
Oxford University Press, 2015. 320 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780195098716. Worldcat
 

03/12/2015
Nick Crossley, Networks of sound, style and subversion: The punk and post-punk worlds of Manchester, London, Liverpool and Sheffield, 1975-80
Manchester University Press, 2015. 272 pp. $32.95. ISBN: 9780719088650. Worldcat
 

03/12/2015
Elsie Walker, Understanding Sound Tracks Through Film Theory
Oxford University Press, 2015. 448 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 9780199896325. Worldcat
 

03/12/2015
Jonathyne Briggs, Sounds French: Globalization, Cultural Communities and Pop Music, 1958-1980
Oxford University Press, 2015. 248 pp. $45. ISBN: 9780199377060. Worldcat
 

03/11/2015
Katherine Kolb, ed., Berlioz on Music: Selected Criticism 1824-1837
Transl. Samuel N. Rosenberg. Oxford University Press, 2015. 328 pp. $65. ISBN: 9780199391950. Worldcat
 

03/06/2015
Ian Bostridge, Schubert's Winter Journey: Anatomy of an Obsession
Alfred A. Knopf, 2015. 528 pp. $29. ISBN: 9780307961631. Worldcat
 

03/06/2015
Massimiliano Sala, ed., Piano Culture in 19th-Century Paris
Brepols, 2015. 425 pp. €110. ISBN: 9782503553269. Worldcat
 

03/05/2015
Moshe Morad, Fiesta De Diez Pesos: Music and Gay Identity in Special Period Cuba
Ashgate, 2015. 312 pp. $124.95. ISBN: 9781472424570. Worldcat
 

03/05/2015
Vincent Giroud, Nicolas Nabokov: A Life in Freedom and Music
Oxford University Press, 2015. 584 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 9780199399895. Worldcat
 

03/02/2015
Henry Parkes, The Making of Liturgy in the Ottonian Church: Books, Music and Ritual in Mainz, 950-1050
Cambridge University Press, 2015. 288 pp. $99. ISBN: 9781107083028. Worldcat
 

03/02/2015
Amy C. Beal, Johanna Beyer
University of Illinois Press, 2015. 152 pp. $80/$25. ISBN: 9780252039157. Worldcat
 

02/28/2015
Joanna Bosse, Becoming Beautiful: Ballroom Dance in the American Heartland
University of Illinois Press, 2015. 216 pp. $90/$25. ISBN: 9780252039010. Worldcat
 

02/25/2015
Sara Iglesias, Musicologie et Occupation: Science, musique et politique dans la France des annees noires
Editions de la Maison des sciences de l'homme, 2015. 456 pp. €35. ISBN: 9782735116188. Worldcat
 

02/25/2015
Laudan Nooshin, Iranian Classical Music: The Discourses and Practice of Creativity
Ashgate, 2015. 256 pp. $119.95. ISBN: 9780754607038. Worldcat
 

02/24/2015
Mark Laver, Jazz Sells: Music, Marketing, and Meaning
Routledge, 2015. 272 pp. $150/$44.95. ISBN: 9781138018754. Worldcat
 

02/23/2015
Martha Feldman, The Castrato: Reflections on Natures and Kinds
University of California Press, 2015. 496 pp. $60. ISBN: 9780520279490. Worldcat
 

02/19/2015
Olivia Bloechl et al., eds., Rethinking Difference in Music Scholarship
Cambridge University Press, 2015. 450 pp. $115/$92. ISBN: 9781107026674. Worldcat      
 

02/14/2015
John Goulden, Michael Costa: England's First Conductor. The Revolution in Musical Performance in England, 1830-1880
Ashgate, 2015. 244 pp. $109.95. ISBN: 9781472427175. Worldcat      
 

02/14/2015
Victor Svorinich, Listen to This: Miles Davis and "Bitches Brew"
University Press of Mississippi, 2015. 176 pp. $55. ISBN: 9781628461947. Worldcat      
 

02/14/2015
Travis D. Stimeling, ed., The Country Music Reader
Oxford University Press, 2015. 408 pp. $39.95. ISBN: 9780199314928. Worldcat
 

02/10/2015
Gilbert Kaplan, ed., Gustav Mahler: Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen. Facsimile Edition of the Autograph Manuscripts
Kaplan Foundation, 2015. 92 pp. $100. ISBN: 9780974961392. Worldcat
 

02/05/2015
Alicia Kopfstein-Penk, Leonard Bernstein and His Young People's Concerts
Rowman & Littlefield, 2015. 354 pp. $45. ISBN: 9780810888494. Worldcat      
 

02/05/2015
Tamar Barzel, New York Noise: Radical Jewish Music and the Downtown Scene
Indiana University Press, 2015. 328 pp. $75. ISBN: 9780253015570. Worldcat      
 

02/05/2015
Robert Toft, With Passionate Voice: Re-Creative Singing in Sixteenth-Century England and Italy
Oxford University Press, 2015. 344 pp. $99. ISBN: 9780199382026. Worldcat      
 

02/05/2015
Mickey Vallee, The Rancid Aphrodisiac: Subjectivity, Desire, and Rock 'n' Roll
Bloomsbury Academic, 2015. 160 pp. $120. ISBN: 9781441183620. Worldcat      
 

02/05/2015
Tom Perchard, After Django: Making Jazz inPostwar France
University of Michigan Press, 2015. 308 pp. $80/$39.95. ISBN: 9780472072422. Worldcat      
 

02/04/2015
Moshe Morad, Fiesta de diez pesos: Music and Gay Identity in Special Period Cuba
Ashgate, 2015. 312 pp. $124.95. ISBN: 9781472424570. Worldcat      
 

02/04/2015
Dominic Symonds, We'll Have Manhattan: The Early Work of Rodgers & Hart
Oxford University Press, 2015. 352 pp. $34.95. ISBN: 9780199929481. Worldcat
 

02/04/2015
Ted Gioia, Love Songs: The Hidden History
Oxford University Press, 2015. 320 pp. $27.95. ISBN: 9780199357574. Worldcat      
 

01/28/2015
Peter Manuel, Tales, Tunes, and Tassa Drums: Retention and Invention in Indo-Caribbean Music
University of Illinois Press, 2015. 268 pp. $60. ISBN: 9780252038815. Worldcat      
 

01/28/2015
Philippe Carles and Jean-Louis Comolli, Free Jazz/Black Power
transl. Gregory Pierrot. University Press of Mississippi, 2015. 256 pp. $65. ISBN: 9781628460391. Worldcat      
 

01/22/2015
Ben Yagoda, The B Side: The Death of Tin Pan Alley and the Rebirth of the Great American Song
Riverhead, 2015. 304 pp. $27.95. ISBN: 9781594488498. Worldcat      
 

01/21/2015
Peter Richardson, No Simple Highway: A Cultural History of the Grateful Dead
St. Martin's Press, 2015. 384 pp. $26.99. ISBN: 9781250010629. Worldcat      
 

01/21/2015
Lea Jacobs, Film Rhythm After Sound: Technology, Music, and Performance
University of California Press, 2015. 280 pp. $34.95. ISBN: 9780520279650. Worldcat      
 

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