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Abt, John L. The biography of Valentine Abt: mandolin and harp virtuoso, composer, and teacher, 1873-1942. Fort Lauderdale, FL: J. L. Abt; Kensington, MD: Distrb. by Plucked String, c2002. 142 p. ISBN 0-9721736-4-1. LC 2003-269818.

ABZ's of musical instruments. Aunt Suzie and the Family Music Network. Kensington, MD: Family Music Network, c2001. 1 v. (unpaged). ISBN 0-9718635-0-4. LC 2002-108248. ABZ's of musical instruments, bk. I

ABZ's of musical instruments, bk. 1

Agawu, V. Kofi. Representing African music: postcolonial notes, queries, positions. New York: Routledge, 2003. xxii, 266 p. ISBN 0-415-94389-2 (alk. paper). ISBN 0-415-94390-6 (pbk.: alk. paper). LC 2002-153450.

Aikin, Judith Popovich. A language for German opera: the development of forms and formulas for recitative and aria in seventeenth-century German libretti. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2002. vii, 347 p. ISBN 3-447-04653-8. LC 2003-9458143.

Wolfenbutteler Arbeiten zur Barockforschung, Bd. 37

Aliki. Ah, music New York: HarperCollins, c2003. 47 p. ISBN 0-06-028719-5. ISBN 0-06-028727-6 (lib. bdg.). LC 2001-026476.

All kinds of music: in honor of Andrew D. McCredie. Ed. by Graham Strahle and David Swale. Wilhelmshaven: Noetzel, c1998. 272 p. ISBN ,3-7959-0693-8. LC 2003-445251.

Includes 5 essays in German.

Allis, Michael. Parry's creative process. Aldershot, Hants, Eng.; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, c2003, xviii, 262 p. ISBN 1-84014-681-8 (alk. paper). LC 2002-066590.

Music in 19th-century Britain

Alvey, R. Gerald. Dulcimer maker: the craft of Homer Ledford. Photographs by Jerry Schureman; with a foreword by Ron Pen. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, c2003. 197 p. ISBN 0-8131-9051-7. LC 2003-269770.

Analyzing popular music. Ed. by Allan F. Moore. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003. ix, 270 p. ISBN 0521-77120-X. LC 2002-067383.

Art and music in the early modern period: essays in honor of Franca Trinchieri Camiz. Ed. by Katherine A. McIver. Aldershot, Hants, Eng.; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, c2003, xxv, 432 p. ISBN 0-7546-0689-9. LC 2002-018519.

Arthur Rubinstein International Music Society. 25th anniversary: The ninth Arthur Rubinstein International Piano master competition: 17 March-2 April 1998, Tel Aviv, Israel. Jerusalem: n.p., 1998. 168 p, LC 2003-546986.

Bailey, Candace Lea. Seventeenth-century British keyboard sources. Warren, MI: Harmonie Park Press, 2003. xviii, 151 p. ISBN 0-89990-113-1 (pbk.). LC 2002-068887.

Detroit studies in music bibliography, no. 83

Bangs, Lester. Mainlines, blood feasts, and bad taste: a Lester Bangs reader. Ed. by John Morthland. New York: Anchor Books, c2002, xviii, 409 p. ISBN 0-375-71367-0 (pbk.). LC 2003-040392.

Baranovitch, Nimrod. China's new voices: popular music, ethnicity, gender, and politics, 1978-1997. Berkeley: University of California Press, c2003, xiv, 332 p. ISBN 0-520-23449-9 (hbk.: alk. paper). ISBN 0-520-23450-2 (pbk.: alk. paper). LC 2002-068452.

Barnes, Jimmy. Say it loud. With Alan Whiticker. Smithfield, N.S.W.: Gary Allen, c2002, xii, 194 p. ISBN 1-875169-90-3 (pbk.). LC 2003-447799.

Bauch, Marc. The American musical: a literary stud)' within the context of American drama and American theater with references to selected American musicals by Richard Rogers [sic], Oscar Hammerstein II, Arthur Laurents, Leonhard [sic] Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, and James Lapine. Marburg: Tectum, 2003. xi, 175 p. ISBN 3-8288-8458-X. LC 2003-461464.

Wissenschaft im Tectum Verlag

The Beatles digest, Iola, WI: Krause Publications, c2002. 317 p. ISBN 0-87349512-8. LC 2003-272823.

Bell, Lloyd. Giovanni: the life and times of John Brownlee. …