New Music Books and Scores


     These are the new books and scores we have added to the Polley Music Collection in April 2015. They are now available for checkout on a first-come, first-serve basis.

780.1 How -- How to write about music
780.92 Nabokov, Nicolas -- Giroud, Vincent. Nicolas Nabokov: a life in freedom and music
780.956 Tol -- Tolan, Sandy. Children of the stone: the power of music in a hard land
780.972 Son -- Song and social change in Latin America
781.643 Davis, Gary -- Zack, Ian. Say no to the devil: the life and musical genius of Rev. Gary Davis
781.643 Holiday, Billie -- Szwed, John. Billie Holiday: the musician and the myth
781.649 Scarface -- Scarface. Diary of a madman [available 4/21]
781.65 Carter, Ron -- Nurmi, Mikko. The art of Ron Carter
781.66 Baker, Ginger -- Baker, Ginger. A drummer's tale
781.66 Christgau, Robert -- Christgau, Robert. Going into the city: portrait of a critic as a young man
781.66 Harrison, George -- Thomson, Graeme. George Harrison: behind the locked door
781.66 Lynyrd Skynyrd -- Ribowsky, Mark. Whiskey bottles and brand-new cars: the fast life and sudden death of Lynyrd Skynyrd
781.66 Mellencamp, John -- Masciotra, David. Mellencamp: American troubadour
781.66 Nicks, Stevie -- Howard, Zoe. Stevie Nicks: visions, dreams & rumors
781.66 Nirvana -- Soulsby, Nick. I found my friends: the oral history of Nirvana
782.5 Mormon Tabernacle Choir -- Hicks, Michael. The Mormon Tabernacle Choir: a biography
786.2 Par -- Parente, Thomas J. The positive pianist: how flow can bring passion to practice and performance
786.209 One v.1 -- 100 best loved piano solos, volume 1: big note piano solos
787.2 Per -- Perlman, Ken. Couldn't have a wedding without the fiddler: the story of traditional fiddling on Prince Edward Island
787.877 May -- Mayer, John. Continuum [guitar tab]
787.877 May -- Mayer, John. Heavier things [guitar tab]
787.877 May -- Mayer, John. Room for squares [guitar tab]

Compact discs added in April 2015

Bach, Johann Sebastian. The well-tempered clavier
Barber, Samuel. The school for scandal
Best of the best: a holiday collection
Bingham, Ryan. Fear and Saturday night
Bloomfield, Michael. The live adventures of Mike Bloomfield and Al Kooper
Brahms, Johannes. Symphony no. 4; Academic festival overture
Brooks, Garth. The chase
Brooks, Garth. Fresh horses
Brooks, Garth. Garth Brooks
Brooks, Garth. In pieces
Brooks, Garth. Ropin' the wind
Brown, James. Get on up
Carey, Mariah. Mariah Carey
The Doors: an Oliver Stone film, original soundtrack recording
Dylan, Bob. The 30th anniversary concert celebration
Fugees. The score
Glazunov, Aleksandr Konstantinovich. Symphonies nos. 3 and 9
Grammy nominees 2010
If/then: original Broadway cast recording
Kisin, Evgenii. Piano sonata in B-flat, op. post.
Marek, Czeslaw. Kammermusik = Chamber music 2
Midler, Bette. It's the girls
Nielsen, Carl. Symphony o. 4; Symphony no. 5
R.E.M. Monster
Royal, Kate. Midsummer night
Smokey Joe's Cafe: the songs of Lieber and Stoller
Spohr, Louis. Piano trio op. 119; Piano quintet op. 130
Streisand, Barbra. Stoney end
United States Marine Band. Be glad then, America
Upshaw, Dawn. Goethe Lieder
Welch, Gillian. Hell among the yearlings
Wow hits 2015
Young, Neil. Decade