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  FELDMAN, MORTON: For Bunita Marcus (Takahashi)

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  DINNER WITH LENNY: The Last Long Interview with Leonard Bernstein By Jonathan Cott. Oxford, UK: University of Oxford Press, 2013.

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  EXPERIENCING FILM MUSIC: A Listener’s Companion By Kenneth Lafave. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2017.

  GORDON, R.: The House Without a Christmas Tree (Bradley Moore)

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  ON THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF CONDUCTING By Markand Thakar. Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press, 2016.

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  KLENGEL: Cello Concertinos... (Martin Rummel)

  THE COURAGE OF COMPOSERS AND THE TYRANNY OF TASTE: Reflections On New Music By Bálint András Varga. Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press, 2017.

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  KURTH: Everything Lasts Forever. A Thousand... (Robert Spano)

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