General Performing Arts

CASA VERDI

In 1981, Swiss photographer Eric Bachmann and German journalist Christian Kmmerling put together a report for a Swiss magazine on the elegiac world of the remarkable Milan retirement home Casa di Riposo per Musicistian old-age home founded in 1896 by Giuseppe Verdi for musicians and opera singers who find themselves penniless in their sunset years.
February 17, 2017 | Paperback | Patrick Frey Editions | 153 Pages |
$35.00

GEORGE TSYPIN OPERA FACTORY: INVISIBLE CITY

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October 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$60.00
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Z

Written by Zayn
The first and only official book from ZAYN. Global superstar ZAYN shares a photographic journey of his life since leaving One Direction.
November 1, 2016 | Hardcover | Delacorte Press | 288 Pages |
$24.99

JALSA: INDIAN WOMEN AND THEIR JOURNEYS FROM THE SALON TO THE STUDIO

Written by Shah, Vidya
Jalsa takes the reader through the journeys of women performers in India from the salon to the studio. It attempts to give insight into and a perspective on the beginning of the interface of technology and entertainment, and the irreversible impact this has had on how we listen to, enjoy, and consume music.
March 1, 2016 | Hardcover | Tulika Books | 120 Pages |
$45.00
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PIPILOTTI RIST: YOUR SALIVA IS MY DIVING SUIT IN THE OCEAN OF PAIN

Written by Pipilotti Rist
Swiss visual artist Elisabeth Charlotte Pipilotti Rist (b. 1962) has been a pioneering figure in video art since the 1980s. Her sensual and audacious video installations tackling conventions and taboos in an entertaining, ironic and self-confident
May 31, 2016 | Paperback | Snoeck | 96 Pages |
$55.00
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ACTS OF VOICING: THE POETICS AND POLITICS OF THE VOICE

Written by Hans D. Christ
A voluminous and beautifully illustrated hardcover publication, Acts of Voicing addresses the aesthetic, performative and political significance of the voice from the perspective of visual art, dance, performance and theory.
May 28, 2015 | Hardcover | Spector Books | 558 Pages |
$49.95
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BENJAMIN AND BRECHT: THE STORY OF A FRIENDSHIP

Written by Wizisla, Erdmut
A fascinating account of the friendship between two of the most brilliant minds of the twentieth century Germany in the mid 1920s, a place and time of looming turmoil, brought together Walter Benjamin acclaimed critic and extraordinary literary theorist and Bertolt Brecht, one of the twentieth century s most influential playwrights.
August 9, 2016 | Paperback | Verso | 272 Pages |
$26.95
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BROADCAST HYSTERIA: ORSON WELLES'S WAR OF THE WORLDS AND THE ART OF FAKE NEWS

Written by Schwartz, A Brad
On the evening of October 30, 1938, radio listeners across the United States heard a startling report of a meteor strike in the New Jersey countryside. With sirens blaring in the background, announcers in the field described mysterious creatures, terrifying war machines, and thick clouds of poison gas moving toward New York City.
May 17, 2016 | Paperback | Hill & Wang | 352 Pages |
$17.00
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JULIA BAIER - IN TUNE VARIATIONS ON AN ORCHESTRA

Written by Julia Baier
When the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen was looking for a new orchestra photographer in 2000, Julia Baier was a student at the Bremen Art College. On the occasion of a concert on the beach in Bremerhaven, she was invited to do a test photo shoot. The orchestra was convinced, and since then she has accompanied the ensemble during concerts and on performance trips around the world.
December 9, 2015 | Hardcover | Peperoni Books |
$41.00
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MAGIC: 1400S-1950S

Written by Mike Caveney
Special effects: The greatest magicians, from the Middle Ages to modernity
August 1, 2016 | Hardcover | Taschen |
$19.99

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