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Patriotic Songs and Airs of the Confederate States of America, Selected & Edited from the Eleanor S. Brockenbrough Library, The Museum of the Confederacy, Richmond, Virginia

By: Cabell, Randolph Wall

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Randolph W. Cabell: 1997

Seller ID: 1824238

ISBN: 1889663050

Condition: Fine


An exceptional copy. 1997 Stapled Binding. [i], 78 pp. Original wrappers. A collection of sheet music for 20 Confederate songs, with covers from these and several more. View more info

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Singing in the Comeback Choir

By: Campbell, Bebe Moore

Price: $10.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2270468

ISBN: 0399142983

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Light smudge on top edge, gilt of jacket titles slightly rubbed away. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 372 pp. Called one of the leading black novelists of the twentieth century by The Washington Post, the author of Brothers and Sisters follows a successful producer who tries to revitalize the ghetto of her youth. View more info

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English Folk Songs from the Southern Appalachians: Comprising 122 Songs and Ballads, and 323 Tunes, with an Introduction and Notes: First Edition

By: Campbell, Olive Dame; Sharp, Cecil J. [James]

Price: $395.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons / The Knickerbocker Press: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1310098

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Front hinge just beginning to weaken. 1917 Hard Cover. xxiii, 341 pp. 9 3/8 x 6 1/2. Original blue cloth, gilt titles & top page ridge. Map showing the position of the Southern Appalachians is present opposite title page -- the area spans Maryland, Virginia & West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, Alabama, Georgia, and South Carolina. Includes a wonderful bibliography of important works on folk music. ABOUT THE AUTHORS: Olive Dame Campbell (born 1882; died 1954) was an American folklorist. Born Olive Arnold Dame in West Medford, Massachusetts, she married John C. Ca... View more info

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John Denver's Take Me Home, Country Roads (Score and CD Included!)

By: Canyon, Christopher

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dawn Publications: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2296386

ISBN: 1584690720

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A nice copy. 2005 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. Includes CD. This brilliant picture book adaptation of the first hit song of John Denver is all about roots, family, and country. Set in Appalachia, a humorously diverse bunch of relatives and their in-laws go up, down and around the hills of West Virginia to converge by car, pickup, and motorcycle to a family reunion at Grandma and Grandpas country home. True to Appalachian style, Canyon portrays it all as if on a quilt, complete with little stitches between the fabric. The lyrics demand to be sung--the hardback edition comes with... View more info

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Learn to Play the Guitar

By: Capone, Phil

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Chartwell Books: 2009

Seller ID: 2196121

ISBN: 0785821899

Condition: Near Fine


Includes CD. An exceptional copy. 2009 Spiral-Bound Hardcover. Learn to play the guitar the easy way, following simple, illustrated lessons that will have you jamming in no time. From choosing a guitar and reading tablature to learning picking patterns and playing power chords, find out everything you need to know to start strumming in style. Chord progressions and riffs are illustrated using clear tab diagrams, and additional photographs indicate correct fingering positions. Includes an at-a-glance directory of illustrated chords and scales, with tips on playing everything. The free CD includ... View more info

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Songs of the Rivers of America

By: Carmer, Carl; Sirmay, Albert

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2297175

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Near fine in very good jacket. Jacket spine faded, a couple tiny blemishes along jacket edges. An unusually well-preserved copy of this scarce title. 1942 Large Hardcover. xi, [1], 196 pp. 8vo. A collection of songs gathered in one volume as a companion to the popular Rivers of America series, with woodcut illustrations. View more info

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The Music Video Guide

By: Chu, John

Price: $8.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2260211

ISBN: 007010865X

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed. 1986 Soft Cover. A guide to films based on music or musicians. View more info

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Clapton: The Autobiography

By: Clapton, Eric

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Broadway Books: 2007

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2272403

ISBN: 038551851X

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. Lightly rubbed. 2007 Hard Cover. viii, 342 pages. I found a pattern in my behavior that had been repeating itself for years, decades even. Bad choices were my specialty, and if something honest and decent came along, I would shun it or run the other way. With striking intimacy and candor, Eric Clapton tells the story of his eventful and inspiring life in this poignant and honest autobiography. More than a rock star, he is an icon, a living embodiment of the history of rock music. Well known for his reserve in a profession marked by self-promotion, flamboyance, and spin, he n... View more info

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Standard Organ Building

By: Clarke, William Horatio

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Richard G. Badger: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2294597

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Multiple small chips and small tears to jacket edges, jacket spine lightly toned. Top page ridge lightly foxed. 1913 Hard Cover. 219 pp. This valuable text-book treats of the essential principles upon which good organ building should be founded, and is based upon facts adduced from practical experience and observation up to the present date. During an important era of a varied musical career, the author was the proprietor of an extensive organ manufactory where every detail of construction passed under his constant inspection. From this careful supervision the vital principles o... View more info

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Elvis Presley: Unseen Archives

By: Clayton, Marie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Parragon Books: 2009

Seller ID: 2269232

ISBN: 1407568221

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 2009 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Charts the life and achievements of the boy from Tupelo, Mississippi, from his first taste of fame in the early 1950's to his untimely death in 1977. Over 400 fabulous photographs document the important events in his life and career; his early concerts, the movies, his time in the army, his marriage to Priscilla and the birth of his daughter Lisa Marie, the resurgence of his career in the 1970s with the Las Vegas shows, and the gradual decline in his health. The photographs also show how Elvis lives on tod... View more info

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Images of Elvis

By: Clayton, Marie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Parragon Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2286510

ISBN: 1405482966

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Light edge wear to jacket. 2006 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. A collection of lesser-know images of the performer show him at his most vulnerable and glamorous. View more info

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Spirituals from Black America: For Mountain Dulcimer (Includes CD)

By: Conger, Larry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Congregation Music: 1997

Seller ID: 2298340

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 1997 Stapled Binding. 31. Includes CD. Traditional American Negro spirituals arranged for mountain dulcimer with tablature, standard musical notation and accompaniment chords. Intermediate level D-A-dd tuning, some capo required. View more info

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Girls! Girls! Girls!: Essays on Women and Music

By: Cooper, Sarah

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York University Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2195280

ISBN: 0814715419

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Very light edge wear. 1996 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. In recent years, much attention has been lavished on the New Women of rap and rock. From rap stars such as Queen Latifah to bands such as Velocity Girls, popular music has been aggressively redefined by a new generation of women, with a startling range of musical styles. Yet, women's role in contemporary music, and in music history, extends far beyond MTV or the latest riot grrrl troupe. In Girls! Girls! Girls!, Sarah Cooper has assembled a broad- ranging collection of essays to provide an e... View more info

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Pathways to Unknown Worlds: Sun-Ra, El Saturn and Chicago's Afro-Futurist Underground, 1954-68

By: Corbett, John; Elms, Anthony; Kapsalis, Terri

Price: $120.00

Publisher: WhiteWalls: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2195258

ISBN: 0945323107

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. An exceptional copy. 2006 Trade Paperback. 128 pp. Philosopher, Afro-futurist, and jazz legend Sun Ra (1914–93) constructed much of his complicated public persona during his sojourn in Chicago in the mid-1950s. Working with a still-shadowy underground fraternal organization, Ra amassed a library of books on the occult, Egyptology, race studies, Theosophy, and religion—all in service of drawing elliptical connections between these disparate bodies of knowledge. This work became the foundation of the personal mythology Ra employed in the 1960s when he b... View more info

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Thomas Wright's Political Songs of England: From the Reign of John to That of Edward II

By: Coss, Peter

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1996

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2272429

Condition: Near Fine


1996 reissue of 1839 original with a new introduction and added editorial material. No jacket, remainder mark, pencil mark on rear paste-down endpaper. lxxix, 408 pp. With Latin and English text. This book contains a collection of political verses, venality satires and songs of social protest from medieval England. First edited by Thomas Wright in 1839, these so- called political songs are reissued here on behalf of the Royal Historical Society. The collection provides a fascinating insight into medieval responses to contemporary events. A new and wide-ranging introduction by Peter Coss offers... View more info

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Metallica: The Frayed Ends of Metal

By: Crocker, Chris

Price: $5.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1993

Seller ID: 2201595

ISBN: 0312086350

Condition: Very Good


Two creases to rear wrapper, pages toned. 1993 Trade Paperback. x, 225 pp. Metallica, the frayed ends of sanity. Heavy Metal's most influential voice. With their cross-bred cacophony of punk's jagged anger and rock and roll's monolithic muscle, they've blown apart the temple doors of the once-sacred Top Ten. Their hurricane mosaic of guitar riffs and feverish lyrics has left America gasping for more from these titans of thrash. They've done it all on their own terms, crowning themselves true monsters of rock without compromise. Lars, James, Kirk, and Jason gave imploded any existing ideas abo... View more info

Image for Divine Amusement Volume 3 [Three]: A Select Collection of Psalms and Hymns as Sung at All the Principal Churches, Chapels and Dissenting Congregations, to Which is Added Kent's Favorite Jubilate, the Whole Property Adapted for the Voice, Piano Forte or Organ

Divine Amusement Volume 3 [Three]: A Select Collection of Psalms and Hymns as Sung at All the Principal Churches, Chapels and Dissenting Congregations, to Which is Added Kent's Favorite Jubilate, the Whole Property Adapted for the Voice, Piano Forte or Organ

By: Curtis, T. (Thomas)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: J. Balls, 408 Oxford Street: 1815

Seller ID: 2200533

Condition: Good


No date, early 1800s. Boards rubbed, pages toned, endpapers foxed, pencil name and brief notes on front endpaper. 1815 Hard Cover. 48 pp, 2-page index. Original marbled boards, leather spine, linen endpapers. View more info

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Deem's New and Easy Method for the Parlor Organ

By: Deems, James M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Theodore Presser: 1908

Seller ID: 2294818

Condition: Good


No jacket. Edges lightly rubbed, light stain along bottom edge of boards, pencil name on front board. 1908 Large Hardcover. 128 pp. 12 3/4 x 9 3/4. A collection of organ music. View more info

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I'm with the Band: Confessions of a Groupie

By: Des Barres, Pamela

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Beech Tree Books / William Morrow: 1978

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2287393

ISBN: 068806602X

Condition: Very Good


Second printing. Small surface tear from sticker removal on front jacket panel, jacket edges lightly rubbed. 1978 Hard Cover. 304 pp. The stylish, exuberant, and remarkably sweet confession of one of the most famous groupies of the 1960s and 70s is back in print in this new edition that includes an afterword on the author's last 15 years of adventures. As soon as she graduated from high school, Pamela Des Barres headed for the Sunset Strip, where she knocked on rock stars' backstage doors and immersed herself in the drugs, danger, and ecstasy of the freewheeling 1960s. Over the next 10 years s... View more info

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1001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die and 10,001 You Must Download

By: Dimery, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Universe Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293534

ISBN: 0789320894

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Light edge wear. 2010 Hard Cover. This latest addition to the best-selling 1001 series offers more than ever— the world’s biggest and best playlist, referencing over 10,000 must-download songs. This book offers more than any previous book in the series. While each main entry profiles and illustrates 1,001 primary songs, it places that song into a contextual web of music history with references to other songs that are musically related. Thus, each entry points to alternate versions, covers, riffs, and influences effectively expanding the total number to 10,000. From the Beatl... View more info

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Disney: The Illustrated Treasury of Songs: Piano, Vocal, Guitar

By: Disney

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Hal Leonard: 1993

Seller ID: 2295092

ISBN: 0793526655

Condition: Good


Multiple creases to wrappers. 1993 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. 256 pp. Music has always been at the heart of the magical world of Disney. THE ILLUSTRATED TREASURY OF DISNEY SONGS is a guided tour through the many legendary years of Disney music. This collector's edition begins with a musical history of Disney's greatest songs. Then you'll find piano/vocal arrangements of more than 70 classic Disney songs from movies, TV shows, and theme parts. Over 100 full-color illustrations. View more info

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Santos Presents Santos Junior Hawaiian Guitar Solos

By: Don Santos

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Don Santos Pub. Co. Inc.: 1950

Seller ID: 2197295

Condition: Near Fine


1950 Stapled Binding. 18 pp. Includes 31 short pieces. KEYWORDS: HAWAIIAN GUITAR SHEET MUSIC View more info

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Junior Hawaiian Guitar Ensemble for Two Hawaiian Guitars and Spanish Guitar

By: Eckhart, W.J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Don Santos Pub. Co. Inc.: 1944

Seller ID: 2197294

Condition: Near Fine


1944 Stapled Binding. 38 pp. Includes 32 songs. KEYWORDS: HAWAIIAN GUITAR SHEET MUSIC View more info

Image for Jump for Joy: Jazz at Lincoln Center Celebrates The Ellington Centennial, 1899-1999

Jump for Joy: Jazz at Lincoln Center Celebrates The Ellington Centennial, 1899-1999

By: Ellington, Duke; Marsalis, Wynton; O'Meally, Robert G.; Crouch, Stanley; James, Michael; Holley, Eugene; Murray, Albert; Boyer, Richard O.; Dance, Stanley; Ellison, Ralph

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Jazz at Lincoln Center: 1999

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2195254

ISBN: 0967037700

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed & signed by Walter Blanding, Jr. on rear wrapper corner ('Joe: Thank you, it's been a pleasure! Sincerely Walter' - the r of Walter is stylized into a saxophone and a musical stave). Blanding is a saxophonist and 'member of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra since 1998 [who] has performed, toured and/or recorded with his own groups and with such renowned artists as the Cab Calloway Orchestra, Roy Hargrove, Hilton Ruiz, Count Basie Orchestra, Illinois Jacquet Big Band, Wycliffe Gordon, Marcus Roberts, Wynton Marsalis Quintet, Isaac Hayes, and many others.' - Jazz at Lincoln Center. ... View more info

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Technics of the Organ: An Illuminative Treatise on Many Points and Difficulties Connected Therewith. Special Treatment of Rhythm, Minimisation of the Use of Accessories, Extemporisation, Expressive Regulation of Organ Tone and Accompaniment

By: Evans, Edwin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons / William Reeves: 1938

Seller ID: 2294588

Condition: Very Good


A few light spots on page ridge, ink name and date on front free endpaper. 1938 Hard Cover. xv, 140 pp. With over 100 music samples. This work is intended for the assistance of those who, having cultivated organ-technique up to an average point, find themselves confronted by special difficulties for which the ordinary course does not provide.--Preface. View more info

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Frankly: Just Between Us - My Life Conducting Frank Sinatra's Music

By: Falcone, Vincent

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Hal Leonard: 2005

Seller ID: 2279088

ISBN: 063409498X

Condition: Very Good


Sticker to rear jacket. 2005 Hard Cover. Sinatra's conductor reveals what it's like to work for legendary singers Frankly Just Between Us , is an entertaining and insightful behind-the-scenes look at the world of playing piano and conducting for Frank Sinatra and other contemporary music legends. This book chronicles the illustrious career of Vincent Falcone from his days at Syracuse University and tuning pianos and performing casual dates in Las Vegas, to playing piano and conducting for music icon Sinatra during the apex of his career. Falcone also played for such music greats as Andy Willia... View more info

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Walter Holtkamp: American Organ Builder

By: Ferguson, John Allen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Kent State University Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2294598

ISBN: 087338217X

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket edges very lightly rubbed. 1979 Hard Cover. xiii, 142 pp. Walter Holtkamp was one of the leaders of the twentieth-century renaissance in organ building. Dissatisfied with contemporary instruments, European designers and builders had been re-examining the principles of earlier organs and organists, from the seventeenth century and before, and adapting them to modern needs. Holtkamp built upon these ideas, with particular attention to American architectural and musical conditions. He was the first to introduce such innovations as the Ruckpositiv and mechanical action to Ame... View more info

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The Doodle-Bug Book of Songs for Children

By: Ferris, Mary B.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Harold Flammer, Inc.: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2284877

Condition: Very Good


First edition. One gathering repaired at binding, pencil name on front endpaper. 1923 Large Hardcover. 47, [1] pp. A dozen songs for children, each presented first as a poem, then with sheet music incorporating the poem's verses as lyrics, with a mounted color illustration at the head of the sheet music pages, and woodcut illustrations opposite the verse pages. View more info

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Your Cheatin' Heart: A Biography of Hank Williams

By: Flippo, Chet

Price: $6.00

Publisher: A Dolphin Book / Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1985

Seller ID: 2271942

ISBN: 0385197373

Condition: Very Good


Spine creased, light general wear. 1985 Trade Paperback. 251 pp. In this vivid portrait of a tragic hero who lived the songs he wrote, Hank Williams, the Cadillac Cowboy, comes to life like he has never done before. From the man to the legend, Hank Williams' six-year career is chronicled and illustrated with eight pages of photos. View more info

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Mel Bay's Dulcimer Song Book

By: Ford, Bud and Donna

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications: 1982

Seller ID: 2289488

Condition: Near Fine


Very minor general wear. 1982 Spiral-Bound Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. 88 pp. Thirty-eight all-time favorite dulcimer solos penned artistically by Colorado's Bud and Donna Ford. This text is a resource for any dulcimer player and an excellent supplement to any course of instruction. It includes melody lines, lyrics, and chord symbols plus a solo arrangement of each song in standard notation and tablature. View more info