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'At last an expert classicist gets to grips with Bob Dylan' Mary Beard
When the Nobel Prize for Literature was awarded to Bob Dylan in 2016, the literary world was up in arms. How could the world's most prestigious book prize be awarded to a famously cantankerous singer-songw... read more

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: 9780008245498
: HarperCollins Publishers
: William Collins
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: Richard F. Thomas
: 256
: 782.42166092
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Why Dylan Matters
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A riotous, rambling and incomplete history of classical music, complete with leg measurements."Hello, I'm Stephen Fry. Now time for the first outing of a brand, spanking new feature here on The Incomplete and Utter History of Classical Music

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: 9780330438568
: panb
: panb
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: Stephen Fry As told to Tim Lihoreau
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Stephen Fry's Incomplete and Utter History of Classical Music
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A tap of the foot, a rush of emotion, the urge to hum a tune; without instruction or training we all respond intuitively to music. Comparing Notes explores what music is, why we are all musical, and how abstract patterns of sound that don't actually mean an... read more

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: 9781781256039
: Profile Books Ltd
: Profile Books Ltd
: 23.40 cmmm X 15.30 cmmm
: United Kingdom
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: Adam Ockelford
: Black and white pictures throughout
: 352
: 781.17
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: Hardback
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Comparing Notes: How We Make Sense of Music
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Reading Level:Scholarly/Undergraduate

How does music reflect the key moments in our lives? How do we choose the works that inspire, delight, comfort or console? Fiona Maddocks selects 100 classical works from across nine centuries, arguing passionately, persuasively and at times obstinately f... read more

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: 9780571329380
: Faber & Faber
: Faber & Faber
: 206mm X 137mm X 22mm
: United Kingdom
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: Fiona Maddocks
: 224
: Scholarly/Undergraduate
: 780.9
: en
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Music for Life: 100 Works to Carry You Through
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(Music Sales America). Sixty-six songs comprising the repertoire of America's best-loved folksinger, with historical musical annotations, arranged for piano/vocal with chord symbols. Includes: Amazing Grace * House of the Rsing Sun * Last Night I Had the Strangest Dream * Where Have All the Flowers Gone * and more.

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: 9780825626111
: Amsco Music
: Amsco Music
: 302mm X 230mm X 15mm
: United States
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: Elie Siegmeister
: 192
: 784.4
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Nophoto
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On Song is a lively journey through New Zealand's diverse pop landscape. Prolific music journalist Simon Sweetman has interviewed the writers and performers of beloved Kiwi classics, presenting 'in conversation' text that illuminates the fascinating s... read more

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: 9780143568162
: Penguin NZ Ltd
: Penguin NZ Ltd
: 265x215mm
: New Zealand
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: Simon Sweetman
: Colour and Black and White
: 208
: 781.640993
: Hardback
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On song : Stories Behind New Zealand's Pop Classics
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'From Mozart to Villa-Lobos and South African pop, Dodd brings out Walker's gift for illumination; best of all, these conversations have you searching out new-found fare as well as hearing familiar and forgotten music anew'. -- William Dart 'A wide-ranging and catholic view of the music-l... read more

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: 9781849210881
: Zeticula
: Kennedy And Boyd
: 229mm X 152mm X 18mm
: United Kingdom
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: Marshall Walker
: black & white illustrations
: 340
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Music For Life
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