The Rite of Spring: 75 Years of ABC Music-Making

BUZACOTT, Martin

Published by Sydney, ABC Books, 2007. Signed.
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Hardcover, 8vo., black cloth boards in very good dustjacket, but minor browning along page edges, black & white photographs, bibliography, endnotes, index, 487pp. Inscription on the title page signed by the author. Bookseller Inventory #

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Book Description ABC Books, Sydney, N.S.W., Australia, 2007. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Book Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 487pp., b/white illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, white title there-on. Plain black boards undamaged. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased and surface indented only. From the jacket flap: "For three generations the ABC's orchestras were jewels in the crown of Australian culture, allowing audiences to hear musicians of the calibre of Rubenstein, Sargent, Szell, Beecham, Schwarzkopf, Klemperer and Rostropovich in their primes, while providing career-long employment for Australia's own leading classical musicians. But much less well known is the fact that for many years the ABC's in-house musical ensembles also included full-time dance bands, a military band and wireless choruses of uncommon distinction . . . well-known author and music critic Martin Buzacott describes how, often against the odds, the ABC's musical founders - including Sir Charles Moses, Sir Bernard Heinze and William G. James, created a culture of musical excellence, a legacy that remains with us even today." Contents include: Introduction, Prelude, 23 chapters over three 'parts', Bibliography, Endnotes, Acks., Index. Book weight approx. 945g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 012448

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Book Description 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. 159mm x 241mm x 33mm. Hardcover. For three generations the ABC's symphony orchestras were a jewel in the crown of Australian culture, allowing audiences to hear Rubenstein, tauber, Szell, Beecham, Schwarzkopf.Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 448 pages. 0.936. Bookseller Inventory # 9780733318849

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Book Description ABC Books, Sydney, 2007. Hardcover in Dustjacket. Book Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. pp. 487 #210915 For three generations the ABC's symphony orchestras were a jewel in the crown of Australian culture, allowing audiences to hear Rubenstein, tauber, Szell, Beecham, Schwarzkopf, Rostropovich and Klemperer in their primes, while providing career-long employment for Australia's own leading classical musicians. Much less well known is the fact that for many years the ABC's in-house musical ensembles also included full-time dance bands, a military bank and wireless choruses of uncommon distinction. In this ground-breaking study of the complete gamut of ABC music-making, well-known author and music critic Martin Buzacott describes how, often against the odds, the ABC's musical founders - including Sir Charles Moses, Sir Bernard Heinze and William G. James - created a culture of musical excellence whose legacy remains with us today. Based on unprecedented access to the ABC's archives and personal interviews with many leading Australian musicians, the Rite of Spring: 75 Years of ABC Music-Making takes a fascinating journey through a musical history in which all A ( Please note: Over standard weight. Orders via ABE Books may incur additional postage charges. We will contact you prior to processing order to request your approval. ) Elizabeth's Bookshops have been one of Australia's premier independent book dealers since 1973. Elizabeth's family-owned business operates four branches in Perth CBD, Fremantle (WA), and Newtown (NSW). All orders are dispatched within 24 hours from our Fremantle Warehouse. Bookseller Inventory # 10672

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