|Engel, John. Uncommon Sound: Left-Handed Guitar Players That Changed Music (2 Volumes in Slipcase, with CD). Left Field Ventures, 2006. Factory sealed. Like New. Hardcover with slipcase. (#30728) $90.00
Massive 920-page anthology with 20-track CD and 150 in-depth artist portraits of left-handed guitar players. Explores popular music in all its guises.
Artists include Jimi Hendrix, Paul McCartney, Kurt Cobain, Tony Iommi, Seal, John Flansburgh (They Might Be Giants), Beeb Birtles (Little River Band), Cesar Rosas (Los Lobos), Elliot Easton (The Cars), Albert King, Otis Rush, Eddy Clearwater, Babyface, Bobby Womack, Al McKay (Earth, Wind & Fire), Jimmy Cliff, Ali and Robin Campbell (UB40), Bill Jennings, Billy Mackel, Jonathan Butler, Elizabeth Cotten, Dan Seals, and many more.
|Bishop, Janet. Matisse and San Francisco. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMoMA), 2014. ISBN: 9780884011415. Unmarked. Nick on spine edge. Very Good. Paperback. (#30576) $12.00
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMoMA) is a significant repository of Matisse’s work outside of Paris. Essay by Janet Bishop. Biography by Jared Ledesma. Twenty-nine colorful plates and comparative images. Large french flaps. 40p.
|Orden, Kate van (editor). Journal of the American Musicological Society (Volume 61, Number 3, Fall 2008). Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#29264) $20.00
Articles include “Continuity in Composing the American Cross-Cultural: Eichheim, Cowell, and Japan” by W. Anthony Sheppard; “Free Jazz and the French Critic” by Eric Drott; and “Colloquy: Finishing Mozart’s Requiem” by Robert D. Levin, Richard Maunder, Duncan Druce, David Black, Christoph Wolff, and Simon P. Keere.
Illustrated. Musical Notation. pp465-702. Measures 6×9.25 inches.