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Ana Sokolović.
Svadba: for six female voices a capella a cappella.
Boosey & Hawkes, 2022.

John Link.
Elliott Carter's late music.
Cambridge University Press, 2022.
Cambridge Core ebook.

Stephen Rodgers, editor.
The songs of Fanny Hensel.
Edited by Stephen Rodgers.
Oxford University Press, 2021.
Oxford ebook.

Jeffrey J. Noonan.
The guitar in America: Victorian era to jazz age.
University Press of Mississippi, ©2008.
JSTOR ebook.

James Hepokoski, Warren Darcy.
Elements of sonata theory: norms, types, and deformations in the late eighteenth-century sonata.
Oxford University Press, 2006.
Oxford ebook.

Kerry McCarthy.
Oxford University Press, 2020.
Oxford ebook.

Michael Spitzer.
A history of emotion in western music: a thousand years from chant to pop.
Oxford University Press, 2020.
Oxford ebook.

Walter Kolneder.
Anton Webern: an introduction to his works.
University of California Press, 2020.
De Gruyter ebook.

Susan Youens.
Hugo Wolf and his Mörike songs.
Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Cambridge Core ebook.

George Boziwick.
Emily Dickinson's music book and the musical life of an American poet.
University of Massachusetts Press, 2022.
JSTOR ebook.

Jon W. Finson.
Robert Schumann: the book of songs.
Harvard University Press, 2007.
JSTOR ebook.

The July 4 issue of The New Yorker, including an article by Alex Ross about the Ojai Music Festival, is now available through Flipster.

Mark Ringer.
Bach's operas of the soul: a listener's guide to the sacred cantatas.
Amadeus, 2020.
Ebsco ebook.

Jillian C. Rogers.
Resonant recoveries: French music and trauma between the world wars.
Oxford University Press, 2021.
Oxford Scholarship ebook.

Bob Wiseman.
Music lessons.
ECW Press, 2020.
Ebsco ebook.

Jean-Jacques Felstein.
The violinist of Auschwitz.
Pen & Sword History, 2021.
Ebsco ebook.

Solomon Volkov
Shostakovich and Stalin: the extraordinary relationship between the great composer and the brutal dictator.
Translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis.
Knopf, 2004.
Now available as an Ebsco ebook.

Paul M. Ellison.
The key to Beethoven: connecting tonality and meaning in his music.
Pendragon Press, 2014.
Ebsco ebook.

Andrew Eales.
How to practice music.
With a foreword by Paul Harris.
Hal Leonard, 2022.
Ebsco ebook.

Lucasta Miller.
Keats: a brief life in nine poems and one epitaph.
Alfred A. Knopf, 2022.
Ebsco ebook.

Suzanne G. Cusick
Francesca Caccini at the Medici court: music and the circulation of power.
Foreword by Catharine R. Stimpson.
University of Chicago Press, 2009.
De Gruyter ebook.

Francesca Caccini.
Il primo libro delle musiche of 1618: a modern critical edition of the secular monodies.
Edited by Ronald James Alexander and Richard Savino.
Indiana University Press, 2004.
Project MUSE escore.

Tim Carter and Francesca Fantappiè.
Staging Euridice: theatre, sets, and music in late renaissance Florence.
Cambridge University Press, 2021.
Cambridge Core ebook.

Elizabeth Kendall.
Balanchine and the lost muse: revolution and the making of a choreographer.
Oxford University Press, 2013.
Oxford Scholarship ebook.

Casey Rae.
Music copyright: an essential guide for the digital age.
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2021.
Ebsco ebook.

New in Medici TV: Wagner's Parsifal from the Staatsoper Berlin, with Andreas Schager, René Pape, Wolfgang Koch, Anja Kampe, Matthias Hölle, and Tomas Tomasson. Daniel Barenboim is the conductor.

Michal Grover-Friedlander.
Staging voice.
Routledge, 2022.
Taylor & Francis ebook.

Milena Gammaitoni.
The history and life stories of European female artists: from the Middle Ages to the present.
Springer, 2022.
Ebsco ebook.

Pauline Kael.
The age of movies: selected writings of Pauline Kael.
Edited by Sanford Schwartz.
Library of America, 2011.
Ebsco ebook.

Phil Freeman.
Ugly beauty: jazz in the 21st century.
Zero Books, 2021.
Ebsco ebook.

Geoffrey Littlefield.
Nelson Riddle: music with a heartbeat.
Grosvenor House Publishing, 2021.
Ebsco ebook.

Rebecca Mitchell.
Sergei Rachmaninoff.
Reaktion Books, 2022.
Ebsco ebook.

Mahler in context.
Edited by Charles Youmans.
Cambridge University Press, 2021.
Cambridge Scholarship ebook.

Siu-Lan Tan, Peter Pfordreshe, and Rom Harré.
Psychology of music: from sound to significance.
Routledge, 2018.
Taylor & Francis ebook.

Robert G. O'Meally.
Antagonistic cooperation: jazz, collage, fiction, and the shaping of African American culture.
Columbia University Press, 2022.
Ebsco ebook.

Paul Brian Heise.
The wound that will never heal: an allegorical interpretation of Richard Wagner's The ring of the Nibelung.
Academica Press, 2021.
Ebsco ebook.

Stefan Koelsch.
Brain and music.
John Wiley & Sons, 2012.
Ebsco ebook.

Geoffrey Chaucer.
The Canterbury tales: translated into modern English by Nevill Coghill.
Penguin Books, 2003.
Ebsco ebook.

Geoffrey Chaucer.
The Canterbury tales; a verse translation with an introduction and notes by David Wright.
Oxford University Press, 1998.
Ebsco ebook.

Philip Lambert.
To Broadway, to life!: the musical theater of Bock and Harnick.
Oxford University Press, 2011.
Oxford Scholarship ebook.

Werner Lange.
Artists in Nazi-occupied France: a German officer's memoir.
Translated by Leonard Rosmarin.
Mosaic Press, 2018.
Ebsco ebook.

Donald Isler.
Afterthoughts of a pianist/teacher: a collection of essays and interviews.
Includes interviews with Ruth Slenczynska, Arkady Aronov, Lisa Yui, Dmitry Rachmanov, Solomon Mikowsky, and others.
Universe, 2022.

Steve Reich.
Hanover Square Press, 2022.

Gaetano Donizetti.
Lucia di Lammermoor: dramma tragico in tre atti di Salvadore Cammarano.
Full score in two volumes from the critical edition, edited by Gabriele Dotto and Roger Parker.
Fondazione Teatro Donizetti di Bergamo, 2021.

Arnold Schönberg: Spiele, Konstruktionen, Bricolagen = games, constructions, bricolages.
Arnold Schönberg Center, 2004.

Birgit Nilsson 100: an homage.
Edited by Mary Lou Falcone, Silvia Jaklitsch, Caroline Reisch, Rutbert Reisch.
Birgit Nilsson Foundation, 2018.

Antonín Dvořák.
Streichquartett Es-Dur, Opus 51.
Edited by Peter Jost.
Miniature score.
G. Henle Verlag, 2021.

Antonín Dvořák.
String quartet no. 10 in E-flat major. op. 51.
Edited by Hartmut Schick.
Miniature score.
Bärenreiter, 2019.

Manuel de Falla
La vida breve: dos danza/
Versión para piano cuatro manos de Gustave Samazeuilh.
Manuel de Falla Ediciones, 1996.

Roderick Seed.
Mastering the flute with William Bennett.
Forward by William Bennett.
Indiana University Press, 2018.

Jean-Philippe Rameau
Zaïs: ballet héroïque en un prologue et quatre actes.
Vocal score.
Edited by Graham Sadler.
Piano reduction by François Saint-Yves.
Société Jean-Philippe Rameau, 2011.

Women composers in history: 18 intermediate to late intermediate piano pieces by 8 composers,
Compiled and edited by Gail Smith.
Hal Leonard Corporation, 2013.

Gioacchino Rossini.
Andantino et allegro brillante: pour harpe.
Edited by Patricia B. Brauner.
Bärenreiter, 2008.

Othmar Schoeck.
Lieder nach Gedichten von Lenau, Hebbel, Dehmel und Spitteler: für eine Singstimme und Klavier, Op. 24a.
Breitkopf & Härtel, 1945.

William Bolcom.
Suites no. 1 and no. 2 for solo violin.
E. B. Marks Music, 2015.

Steven Stucky.
Concerto for percussion and wind orchestra.
Solo percussion part.
T. Presser, 2001.

Kurtág György.
...couple égyptien en route vers l'inconnu... = ...An Egyptian couple on the way to the unknown... : for upright piano (con supersordino) or pianoforte.
Editio Musica Budapest, [2016]

Antonín Dvořák
Streichquartett As-dur, Opus 105.
Edited by Peter Jost.
Miniature score.
G. Henle Verlag, 2016.

Roberto Sierra.
Toccata y lamento: for solo guitar.
Editions Orphée, 1993.

Jean Sibelius.
Symphony no. 6, op. 104.
Edited by Kai Lindberg.
New volume in the complete critical edition, with commentary in English.
Breitkopf & Härtel, 2021.

Margaret Hall.
Gemignani: life and lessons from Broadway and beyond.
Applause, 2022.
Ebsco ebook.

Tom Moore.
Grease: tell me more, tell me more: stories from the Broadway phenomenon that started it all.
Chicago Review Press, 2022.
Ebsco ebook.

Tom Stoppard.
Grove Press, 2020.
Ebsco ebook.
Scheduled for a Broadway run beginning September 2022.

Alan Cumming.
You gotta get bigger dreams: my life in stories and pictures.
Rizzoli, 2016.
Ebsco ebook.

David Loud.
Facing the music: a Broadway memoir.
Regan Arts, 2022.
Ebsco ebook.

Nirmali Fenn.
Some words: soprano, flute, oboe, bassoon, violin, violoncello and percussion.
Poems by Judith Wright.
Edition HH Ltd, 2012.
Study score.

W. Anthony Sheppard.
Sondheim in our time and his.
Oxford University Press, 2022.
Oxford Scholarship ebook.

songSLAM songbook. Vol. 1.
Curated by Martha Guth & Erika Switzer.
Edited by Dennis Tobenski.
NewMusicShelf, Inc., 2020.

The Janacek opera libretti, volume I: Příhody lišky Bystroušky = The cunning little vixen.
Translations and pronunciation by Timothy Cheek.
Scarecrow Press, 2003.
Ebsco ebook.

Complete works.
Edited, with introduction and notes, by John M. Cooper; associate editor, D.S. Hutchinson.
Hackett Publishing Company, 1997.
Ebsco ebook.

Paul Roberts.
Reading Franz Liszt: revealing the poetry behind the piano music.
Amadeus Press, 2022.
Ebsco ebook.

Gustav Mahler.
Symphonie Nr. 5, in fünf Sätzen: für grosses Orchester.
Based on the text of the new critical edition by Reinhold Kubik (2002).
Universal Edition, 2020.
Miniature score.

Gustav Mahler.
Symphonie Nr. 6, in vier Sätzen: für großes Orchester (1904).
Based on the text of the new critical edition by Reinhold Kubik (2008).
Universal Edition, 2020.
Miniature score.

Jean-Philippe Rameau.
Dardanus: tragédie en un prologue et cinq actes, version 1739, RCT 35 A.
Edited by Cécile Davy-Rigaux and Denis Herlin in collaboration with Sylvie Bouissou.
Société Jean-Philippe Rameau, 2013.
Vocal score.

Nino Rota.
Concerto no. 2 per violoncello e orchestra.
Schott, 2017.
Study score.


Leoš Janáček.
Z mrtvého domu = From the House of the dead.
English translation by David Pountney.
Edited by John Tyrrell, with performance suggestions by Sir Charles Mackerras.
Universal Edition, 2017.
Miniature score.

Leoš Janáček.
Z mrtvého domu = From the house of the dead.
Edited by John Tyrrell with performance suggestions by Sir Charles Mackerras.
English translation by David Pountney.
Universal Edition, 2019.
Vocal score.

Ludwig van Beethoven.
Separate practical edition from Beethoven Werke, Abteilung X, Band 1 (HN 4362).
Edited by Ernst Herttrich.
G. Henle, 2019.
Miniature score.

Nikolai Kapustin.
Sinfonietta (1986) for piano duet, opus 49.
Schott, 2019.

Siempre zarzuela: Mezzosoprano, con acompañamiento de piano.
Texts and compilation by Enrique Mejías García.
Prologue and English translations by Christopher Webber.
Unión Musical Ediciones, 2012.

Hans Gál.
Concerto for piano and orchestra, op. 57.
Edited by Anthony Fox; assisted by Hartmut Hudezeck.
Piano reduction by the composer.
Breitkopf & Härtel, 2018.

Camille Saint-Saëns.
Samson et Dalila : opéra en trois actes.
Piano reduction based on the Urtext of the edition "L'opéra français" by Karl-Heinz Müller.
Brenreiter, 2021.
Vocal score.

Eddie Perfect.
Hal Leonard, 2019.
Vocal selections.

Jacques Offenbach.
Fantasio: opéra-comique en trois actes (version de Paris 1872).
Bote & Bock, 2017.
Vocal score

Dietrich Buxtehude.
Complete organ works.
Edited by Claudia Schumacher.
Schott, 2012.

Camille Saint-Saëns.
Oratorio de Noël, op. 12.
Edited by Christina M. Stahl
Bärenreiter, 2021.
Full score.

Caruso's songs: original songs written by Enrico Caruso.
Edited by Mark Milhofer and Ugo Piovano.
Vigor Music, 2019.

Leonard Bernstein.
West Side story: music from the motion picture soundtrack.
Boosey & Hawkes, 2022.
Ebsco escore.

Frédéric Chopin.
Polonaisen = Polonaises.
Edited from the sources and provided with fingerings and notes on interpretation by Christian Ubber.
Wiener Urtext Edition, 2018.

Eubie Blake.
Shuffle along.
Edited by Lyn Schenbeck and Lawrence Schenbeck.
Published for the American Musicological Society by A-R Editions, Inc., 2018.
Full score.

Valentyn Sylvestrov.
Gebet für die Ukraine = Prayer for the Ukraine: for mixed choir a cappella.
M.P. Belaieff, 2017.

Quincy Jones.
12 notes: on life and creativity.
Abrams Image, 2022.
Ebsco ebook.

Philip Glass.
The not-doings of an insomniac (in the form of a partita in seven movements for double bass).
With poetry/words by Lou Reed, Yoko Ono, Patti Smith, David Byrne, Laurie Anderson, Leonard Cohen, and Arthur Russell.
Chester Music Ltd., 2019.
Distribution     [Milwaukee, Wisconsin] : Exclusively distributed by Hal Leonard
Copyright     ©2018

Eric Saylor.
Vaughan Williams.
Oxford University Press, 2022.
Oxford Scholarship ebook.

Paula Vogel.
How I learned to drive: a play.
Theatre Communications Group, 2018.
Ebsco ebook.

Joshua Cohen.
The Netanyahus: an account of a minor and ultimately even negligible episode in the history of a very famous family.
New York Review Books, 2021.
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2022.
Ebsco ebook.

Helmut Lachenmann.
Schreiben: Musik für Orchester.
Full score.

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Patti Smith.
Just kids: from Brooklyn to the Chelsea Hotel, a life of art and friendship.
Harpercollins, 2010.
Ebsco ebook.

Tania León.
Satiné: for two pianos.
Peermusic Classical, 2019.

Béla Bartók
Studies, op. 18.
Edited by László Somfai.
Separate practical edition taken from his Complete Critical Edition, vol. 38 (HN 6202).
G. Henle Verlag, 2020.