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This column is compiled quarterly based on the output of the monographic music cataloging units of the Library of Congress. Entries appear on the list as they are cataloged by the library, regardless of the date of publication.

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Abert, Hermann. W. A. Mozart. Trans. by-Stewart Spencer. Ed. by Cliff Eisen. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2007. xxvii, 1515 p. ISBN 9780300072235 (alk. paper). LC 2006-023412.

Originally published in German as W. A. Mozart by Breitkopf und Hartel, 1923-4; reprinted, with corrections but without appendices, 1956, 1978.

Abrams, Dennis. Jay-Z. New York: Chelsea House, 2008. 112 p. ISBN 9780791095515 (hbk.). ISBN 9780791097298 (pbk.). LC 2007-020739.

Hip-hop stars

Adamenko, Victoria. Neo-mythologism in music: from Scriabin and Schoenberg to Schnittke and Crumb. Hillsdale, NY: Pendragon Press, 2006. xv, 299 p. ISBN 9781576471258 (alk. paper). LC 2006-021752.

Interplay series: no. 5

Agon, Carlos, Gerard Assayag, and Jean Bresson, eds. The OM composer's book. Sampzon: Delatour; Paris: IRCAM-centre Pompidou, 2006. ISBN 2752100272. ISBN 2844261760. LC 2007-397335.

Mnsiquc-sriences

Aksomitis, Linda, ed. Downloading music. Detroit, MI: Greenhaven Press, 2007. 111 p. ISBN 9780737736465 (hbk.). LC 2007-030381.

Issues that concern you

Alava, Silvio H. Spanish Harlem's musical legacy, 1930-1980. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub., 2007. 127 p. ISBN 9780738550060. ISBN 073855006X. LC 2006-940153.

Images of America

Allen, Patrick. Europe. Chicago, IL: Heniemann Library, 2008. 48 p. ISBN 9781403498908 (library binding--hbk.). LC 2006-100580.

World of music

Anderson, Gene Henry. The original Hot Five recordings of Louis Armstrong. Ed. by Michael J. Budds. Hilldale, NY: Pendragon Press, 2007. xx. 258 p. + 1 CD. ISBN 1576471209 (alk. paper). LC 2006-032572.

CMS sourcebooks in American music; no. 3

Andreas, Jamey. Beyond the basic practice approach: strategies for higher levels of achievement on guitar. Woodstock, NY: Jamey World, 2007. 63 p. ISBN 9780975528563. LC 2007-278251.

Asaf'ev, B. V. Symphonic etudes: portraits of Russian operas and ballets. Ed. and trans. by David Haas. Lanbam, MD: Scarecrow Press, 2008. xxviii, 3.19 p. ISBN 9780810857001 (hbk.: alk. paper). ISBN 0810857006 (hgk.: alk. paper). ISBN 9780810860308 (pbk.; alk. paper). ISBN 0810860309 (pbk.; alk. paper). LC 2007-022973.

Transition of: Simforicheskie etudy.

Bancroft, Tony. Growing your musician: a practical guide for band and orchestra parents. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Little-field Education: Published in partnership with MENC, 2007. xii, 149 p. ISBN 9781578865994 (hbk.: alk. paper). ISBN 1578865999 (pbk.; alk. paper). ISBN 9781578866007 (pbk.; alk. paper). ISBN 1578866006 (pbk.; alk. paper). LC 2006-100809.

Banerjee, Sudhish Chandra. Tabla & the world of Indian rhythms. Gurgaon: Shubhi Publications, 2006. 353 p. ISBN 818290093X (jacket). LC 2006-541561.

Barker, Andrew. The science of harmonics in classical Greece. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007, xii, 481 p. ISBN 9780521879514 (hbk.: alk. paper). ISBN 0521879515 (hbk.: alk. paper). LC 2007-007746.

Begbie, Jeremy. Resounding truth: Christian wisdom in the world of music. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2007. 412 p. ISBN 9780801026959 (pbk.), ISBN 0801026954 (pbk.). LC 2007-017172.

Engaging culture

Bell, Thomas J. Peter Abelard after marriage: the spiritual direction of Heloise and her nuns through liturgical song. Kalamazoo, Mi: Cistercian Publications, 2007. xxxvii. 346 p. ISBN 9780879073114. LC 2007-013965,

Cistercian studies; no. 207

Berger, Karol. Bach's cycle, Mozart's arrow: an essay on the origins of musical modernity. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007. xi, p.' 420. ISBN 9780520250918 (hbk. …