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Founded in 1987, Amadeus Press offers a full line of books on classical music and opera. Our mission is to publish books that appeal to the wide audience of discerning music lovers while also maintaining the highest scholarly integrity. Through series such as Unlocking the Masters, Amadeus brings the joy and beauty of the world's greatest composers to the largest possible audience.

The Empty Voice: Acting Opera
James Levine: 40 Years at the Metropolitan Opera
Michael Rabin - America's Virtuoso Violinist: The First, Authorized Biography Revised and Updated
Reflections - The Piano Music of Maurice Ravel
Conducting Business: Unveiling the Mystery Behind the Maestro
The Real Toscanini: Musicians Reveal the Maestro
Verdi: Unlocking the Masters Series
The Metropolitan Opera Presents: Georges Bizet's Carmen - Libretto, Background, and Photos
The Metropolitan Opera Presents: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro - Libretto, Background, and Photos
Verdi's Operas: An Illustrated Survey of Plots, Characters, Sources, and Criticism
In Character: Opera Portraiture
Ravel: Unlocking the Masters Series
Afternoon of a Faun: How Debussy Created a New Music for the Modern World
Rimsky-Korsakov: Letters to His Family and Friends
Behind the Baton: An American Icon Talks Music
Leading Tones: Reflections on Music, Musicians, and the Music Industry
Mathilde Wesendonck, Isolde's Dream
Schumann – A Listener's Guide
The Artist as Citizen - Revised Edition
C.P.E.: A Listener's Guide to the Other Bach
The Composer's Landscape: The Pianist as Explorer - Interpreting the Scores of Eight Masters
Richard Strauss – An Owner's Manual: Unlocking the Masters Series
The Metropolitan Opera Presents: Puccini's Tosca - The Complete Libretto
Richard Wagner: The Lighter Side
High Notes and Low: 300 and a Few More Whimsical Anecdotes Concerning Music and Musicians
Don Andrés and Paquita - The Life of Segovia in Montevideo
The Music of Silence - New Edition
Singer and Actor: Acting Technique and the Operatic Performer
Evenings at the Opera: An Exploration of the Basic Repertoire
Bernstein's Orchestral Music - An Owner's Manual: Unlocking the Masters Series, No. 22
Bach's Keyboard Music - A Listener's Guide: Unlocking the Masters Series

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