Music & Dance

Music & Dance

Music & Dance

Music & Dance

Music, Dance, Theatre, actors and actresses, ballet dancers and musicians, guitar and piano playing and musical instruments. Biographies and non fiction about eveything musical.
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MOZART IN THE JUNGLE: Sex, Drugs and Classical Music
BLAIR TINDALL    Book Number: 88445
Published price: $16
Bibliophile price: £1.88
Product format: Paperback

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Journalist and first oboe Blair Tindall takes you on a no-holds-barred tour of what really goes on both back-stage and in the orchestra pit! From her acclaimed debut recital at Carnegie Hall to the...
SWING DANCE
SCOTT CUPIT    Book Number: 88735
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £2.00
Product format: Hardback

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Strictly Come Dancing may be back on our TV screens, but one thing they have missed is the fashion, music, culture and key moves of Swing Dance, the wonderful Lindy Hop we all love to watch. Truly...
THE WHO: I Was There
RICHARD HOUGHTON    Book Number: 89036
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
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More than any other band that emerged in the 1960s, The Who is associated with live performance, and these accounts of over 300 gigs by people who were there is an unusual take on the band's colour...
VIOLIN MANUAL: HAYNES
JOHN GOSLING & MARCUS CORRIE    Book Number: 89015
Published price: £21.99
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The violin finds its origins in Moorish instruments from the Northern African and Arabian tribes. The rebab and rebec were popular folk instruments with a simple sound box and only a couple of str...
WAGING HEAVY PEACE
NEIL YOUNG    Book Number: 89632
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £2.75
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Southern Man has a fantastic music and song writing career spanning 40 years and 34 studio albums of rock and roll, folk and country. From his early days with Buffalo Springfield and his solo care...
MR MOJO: A Biography of Jim Morrison
DYLAN JONES    Book Number: 90131
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £0.75
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Who was the real Jim Morrison? Found dead in his bathtub aged only 27, having achieved worldwide stardom as lead singer of The Doors, Morrison was quickly immortalised among the rock 'n' roll deit...
ROCK STARS CARS
DAVID ROBERTS    Book Number: 90140
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £1.75
Product format: Hardback

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We absolutely love this one! Simply put, here are 127 mostly colour shots of the world's biggest names in music from the 50s to the present day with cars they have either owned, borrowed, wrecked o...
SINFONIA EROICA: The First Great Romantic Symphony
JAMES HAMILTON-PATERSON    Book Number: 90069
Published price: £16.99
Bibliophile price: £1.38
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Ludwig van Beethoven's Third Symphony 'The Eroica' was intellectually and emotionally revolutionary music. It rudely broke the mould of the Viennese Classical Symphony and revealed a new and power...
IDIOT'S GUIDES PLAYING GUITAR
DAVID HODGE    Book Number: 89934
Published price: $19.95
Bibliophile price: £3.00
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Over 140 online audios can be found with the link in the introduction to the songs and exercises referenced in the book which can be used alone to get you started playing guitar right away, even yo...
KNOW-IT-ALL CLASSICAL MUSIC
DR JOANNE CORMAC    Book Number: 90577
Published price: $14.99
Bibliophile price: £1.50
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Each of the seven sections has its own glossary explaining unfamiliar terms and one profile of a maestro - singer, musician or conductor - a true master of their art. The 50 topics themselves are ...
LEARN TO PLAY SAX: Book and CD
OLLIE WESTON    Book Number: 90580
Bibliophile price: £2.38
Product format: Hardback

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Create a warm, rich and even sound, master rhythm and notation and improvise until you are ready to join a band and start jamming! The book provides the beginner sax player with all the skills you...
PLAY IT AGAIN HUMOROUS MUSIC GAME WITH KAZOOS
SPLAT GOAT    Book Number: 90657
Published price: £15.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
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A brilliant package box set of two duelling kazoos which you hum into rather than blow for a buzzing, timbral quality to the player's voice. One navy blue, one yellow, each made of plastic, and th...
BARRY MANILOW CLASSIC CHRISTMAS ALBUM CD
BARRY MANILOW    Book Number: 90712
Bibliophile price: £2.50
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16 original recordings produced by Barry Manilow and his band and on Sony Music CD, the festive spirit begins with Silver Bells, Happy Holiday/White Christmas, Jingle Bells in a duet, Rudolph the R...
PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
GASTON LEROUX    Book Number: 58181
Bibliophile price: £3.99
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Erik, the Phantom of the Paris Opera House, is one of the great icons of horror literature. This tormented and disfigured creature has made his home in the labyrinthine cellars of this opulent buil...
INDIAN SUN: The Life and Music of Ravi Shankar
OLIVER CRASKE    Book Number: 90865
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £6.00
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Ravi Shankar became a household name when the Beatles started promoting his music in 1968, but he was already a prominent figure in the American West Coast scene, with David Crosby of The Byrds pro...
OKIE FROM MUSKOGEE CD
MERLE HAGGARD    Book Number: 91077
Bibliophile price: £6.00
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'On a freight train leaving town, not knowin' where I'm bound, no one could change my mind but Mama tried.' With his easy voice and mellow tones, the jailbird and rebel country singer Merle Haggar...
TOGETHER AGAIN CD
MICHAEL BALL & ALFIE BOE    Book Number: 91081
Bibliophile price: £5.00
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West Side Story Medley, As If We Never Said Goodbye from Sunset Boulevard, He Lives In You from The Lion King, Evermore from Beauty and the Beast, Bring Me Sunshine, Some Enchanted Evening from Sou...
WHERE’S MY GUITAR?
BERNIE MADSEN    Book Number: 91102
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £6.00
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'Guitar hero, rock legend and mega-hit songwriter... A true living legend... A fascinating personal look into one of Britain's most brilliant musicians, and some of the greatest rock music ever cre...
LIKE A BAT OUT OF HELL
MICK WALL    Book Number: 91122
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"I never wanted to be a big star. I just wanted to be the biggest at what I do! Powerful, unstoppable, heavy - when that word still meant something good!" - Meat Loaf, as told to Mick Wall. Everyt...
WILD THING
PHILIP NORMAN    Book Number: 91132
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
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Sub-titled 'The Short, Spellbinding Life of Jimi Hendrix', this first-rate analysis is an engaging memorial to a rock revolutionary. 'Arguably the greatest instrumentalist in the history of rock m...
MINDFULNESS IN SOUND: Tune In To The World Around Us
MARK TANNER    Book Number: 91425
Published price: £10.99
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Concert pianist, composer, recording artist and writer, Mark Tanner has performed both on land and the high seas for more than 30 years and taught music to all ages and abilities. He embraces mind...
LEMMY: White Line Fever
LEMMY KILMISTER & J. GARZA    Book Number: 91440
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'Few could claim with any conviction to have had more drugs, drunk more bourbon, or entertained more women than Motörhead's lead singer.' - Sunday Times. Lemmy was one of the last rock gods standi...
DARK SIDE OF THE MOON
JOHN HARRIS    Book Number: 91442
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'The Making of the Pink Floyd Masterpiece' this is a 'beautifully illustrated, compellingly written' (Mojo) concise study that sidesteps the usual mythology and retelling how of how 'The Dark Side ...
TOSCANINI: Musician of Conscience
HARVEY SACHS    Book Number: 91405
Published price: £29.99
Bibliophile price: £11.00
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Arturo Toscanini was once one of the most famous people in the world, recognised as the most celebrated conductor of the 20th century. Toscanini (1867-1957) enjoyed an illustrious 68 year career. ...
BALLET IN LEICESTER SQUARE
IVOR GUEST    Book Number: 91707
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £9.00
Product format: Hardback

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A rare find, we have the 1992 Dance Books of Cecil Court Covent Garden publication which is sub-titled 'The Alhambra and the Empire 1860-1916.' More than half a century separated the golden age of...
KEEP 'ER LIT: New Selected Lyrics
VAN MORRISON    Book Number: 91725
Published price: £14.99
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Van The Man's storied career, from the seminal Astral Weeks, through recent albums such as Roll with the Punches and The Prophet Speaks, to see his songs presented as prose and poetry once serve to...
BRASS INSTRUMENT MANUAL: Haynes
SIMON CROFT AND ANDY TAYLOR     Book Number: 91893
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £6.50
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Polished and gleaming and brassy, one of the wonders of the brass band is that arrangements of such complexity can be produced by a group of people pursing their lips and blowing down metal funnels...
HAYNES DRUM-KIT MANUAL
PAUL BALMER     Book Number: 91897
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £7.00
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The author began drumming as a child in the 1950s on his father's 'contraption kit', and in the 60s laid down a solid rhythm for some of the Merseybeat bands of his Liverpool home. In the famous H...
SING: Tune Into The Benefits of Music and Find Your Voice
ROSIE DOW    Book Number: 91907
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Bibliophile price: £3.50
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Sing your heart out! It's official - singing is good for you, from lowering your blood pressure to improving your confidence and posture. Anyone can do it - you just have to find your voice and o...
SOUND OF MUSIC COMPANION
LAURENCE MASLON    Book Number: 91945
Published price: £25
Bibliophile price: £8.50
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Julie Andrews in her foreword said 'The sound of music is about youth and children and singing and music and mountains and the real joy that all of us felt while making it.' Try looking at the wor...
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