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Blood on the Stage, 1925-1950: Milestone Plays of Crime, Mystery, and Detection
Blood on the Stage, 1925-1950: Milestone Plays of Crime, Mystery, and Detection
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ean: 9780810869639, isbn: 0810869632,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
In Blood on the Stage, 1925-1950: Milestone Plays of Crime, Mystery, and Detection: An Annotated Repertoire, author Amnon Kabatchnik continues the focus of his previous volume (1900-1925) and provides an overview of the most important and memorable t...


Boston Symphony Orchestra: An Augmented Discography
Boston Symphony Orchestra: An Augmented Discography
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ean: 9780810862098, isbn: 0810862093,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
In Boston Symphony Orchestra: An Augmented Discography, James H. North gathers all the information about Boston Symphony musical recordings into one volume, capturing over 90 years of recorded history. Similar to his earlier New York Philharmonic vol...




Radical Juxtaposition
Radical Juxtaposition
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ean: 9780810828636, isbn: 0810828634,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
Examines the work of one of the central figures of the avant-garde from her first feature-length film in 1972, Lives of Performers, through Privilege (1990). The comprehensive study surveys critical reaction and includes Rainer's critical writings, p...


The Ridley Scott Encyclopedia
The Ridley Scott Encyclopedia
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ean: 9780810869516, isbn: 0810869519,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
From his first feature film, The Duellists, to his international successes Alien, Blade Runner, Thelma and Louise, Black Hawk Down, Gladiator, and American Gangster, Ridley Scott has directed some of the most compelling films of the last 30 years. Ap...


Mr. Trumpet: The Trials, Tribulations, and Triumph of Bunny Berigan (Studies in Jazz)
Mr. Trumpet: The Trials, Tribulations, and Triumph of Bunny Berigan (Studies in Jazz)
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mpn: 48 black & white illustrations, ean: 9780810881525, isbn: 0810881527,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
The life of jazz trumpeter Roland Bernard "Bunny" Berigan (1908-1942) resembles nothing less than an ancient Greek tragedy: a heroic figure who rises from obscurity to dizzying heights, touches greatness, becomes ensnared by circumstances, and comes ...


Johannes Brahms 2 Vol Set Pb
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ean: 9780810835016, isbn: 0810835010,



Wolf Man's Maker
Wolf Man's Maker
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ean: 9780810838703, isbn: 0810838702,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
German-born Curt Siodmak is perhaps best known for his cult classic sci-fi and horror movies, such as The Wolf Man and Son of Dracula. This outstanding writer, one of the founding members of the Writers Guild of America, has also written 26 novels, i...


Swingin on the Ether Waves
Swingin on the Ether Waves
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ean: 9780810840874, isbn: 0810840871,

This is the first book to fully document the historical contributions of African Americans to broadcasting in the United States from the beginning of commercial broadcasting in 1925 to the age of television in 1955. This work fills a void that has on...


Television Introductions: Narrated TV Program Openings since 1949
Television Introductions: Narrated TV Program Openings since 1949
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ean: 9780810892491, isbn: 0810892499,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
Since the beginning of network television, many shows have been preceded by an announcement or theme song that served various purposes. In the 1950s and ’60s, it was common for announcers to declare that a program had been “brought to you by” a...


Orchestral ''Pops'' Music: A Handbook (Music Finders)
Orchestral "Pops" Music: A Handbook (Music Finders)
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ean: 9780810884229, isbn: 0810884224,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
In this second edition of Orchestral “Pops” Music: A Handbook, Lucy Manning brings forward to the present her remarkable compendium of information about this form of orchestral music. Since the appearance of the first edition in 2009, this work h...


The Authentic Magic Flute Libretto: Mozart's Autograph or the First Full-Score Edition?
The Authentic Magic Flute Libretto: Mozart's Autograph or the First Full-Score Edition?
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ean: 9780810866577, isbn: 0810866579,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Shortly after Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's death, his widow Constanze sent a manuscript copy of one of his most beloved operas, Die Zauberflöte, to the court of the Elector of Cologne. It was eventually published by Nicolaus Simrock in 1814 as the firs...


Movies Made for Television: 1964-2004 (5 Volume Set)
Movies Made for Television: 1964-2004 (5 Volume Set)
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ean: 9780810851740, isbn: 0810851741,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
In October 1964, NBC aired the first made-for-television film, See How They Run, starring John Forsythe, Jane Wyatt, Leslie Nielsen, and George Kennedy. In the more than forty years since, over 5,400 made-for-television films and miniseries have been...


Screen Gems
Screen Gems
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ean: 9780810824874, isbn: 0810824876,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
For the first time in a book on television, Screen Gems features a lengthy and detailed corporate history of the studio, which began as an obscure producer of TV commercials. It rapidly evolved into a leader in program packaging, music publishing, au...


Beethoven's Immortal Beloved: Solving the Mystery
Beethoven's Immortal Beloved: Solving the Mystery
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mpn: 1, black & white illustrations, ean: 9780810877733, isbn: 0810877732,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
In 1812, Ludwig van Beethoven wrote three letters to an unnamed woman, whom he called "Immortal Beloved." The letters were discovered after Beethoven's death and ever since their discovery, there has been speculation regarding whom that Immortal Belo...


Movies Made for Television: 2005-2009
Movies Made for Television: 2005-2009
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ean: 9780810876583, isbn: 0810876582,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
In 2005, Scarecrow published Movies Made for Television, 1964-2004, a five-volume reference set commemorating 40 years of every made for TV film since See How They Run debuted in 1964. These books provided a comprehensive listing of every television ...


More Theatre: Stage to Screen to Television, 1993-2001
More Theatre: Stage to Screen to Television, 1993-2001
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ean: 9780810845367, isbn: 0810845369,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
A continuation of More Theatre: Stage to Screen to Television, this new volume brings the previous volumes into the new millennium, covering the years 1993-2001. All volumes cover productions that have been performed in all of three media: stage, scr...


More Theatre III: Stage to Screen to Television (No. 3)
More Theatre III: Stage to Screen to Television (No. 3)
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ean: 9780810860032, isbn: 0810860031,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
In 1981 Scarecrow Press published a two-volume reference work, Theatre: Stage to Screen to Television, a resource that listed any productions that were represented by all three mediums. In 1993 and 2002, historian Alvin Marill assembled two supplemen...


Myth Performance in the African Diasporas: Ritual, Theatre, and Dance
Myth Performance in the African Diasporas: Ritual, Theatre, and Dance
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mpn: 5 black & white halftones, ean: 9780810892798, isbn: 0810892790,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Diaspora studies continue to expand in range and scope and remain fertile terrain for investigating multiple techniques of myth creation in dance performance, history as performance, dramatic narrative, and staged rituals in the field. Similarly, res...


Corresponding with Carlos: A Biography of Carlos Kleiber
Corresponding with Carlos: A Biography of Carlos Kleiber
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ean: 9780810881433, isbn: 0810881438,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
Carlos Kleiber (1930-2004) was the greatest conductor of his generation. His reputation is legendary, and yet astonishingly, in his five decades on the podium, he conducted only 89 concerts, some 600 opera performances, and produced 12 recordings. Ho...



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