Recent Acquisitions


Art books

 

Chihuly garden installations, Gift of Stephanie Scanga      

 

Daily pleasures: French ceramics from the MaryLou Boone collection

 

Francis Alÿs: a story of deception

 

Julian Schnabel: new plate paintings, Gift of Mary Beebe

 

Lucas Samaras: seductions, Gift of Mary Beebe

 

Modern masters from Latin America: the Pérez Simón collection

 

New visions: art and invention in the 19th century

 

Wolf Kahn, Gift of Leah Ollman

 

Hans Burkhardt: the California State University, Northridge collection, Betty Ann Burke, Gift of Aldis & Maria Browne

 

Peter Saul: 50 years of painting, Chris Byrne

 

The vanishing Velázquez: a 19th-century bookseller's obsession with a lost masterpiece, Laura Cumming

 

The photographer's iPad, Frank Gallaugher, Underwritten by the Phyllis Scripps Book Fund

 

The uses of images: studies in the social function of art and visual communication, E.H. Gombrich, Underwritten by the Phyllis Scripps Book Fund

 

Alexis Smith, Garth Greenan, Gift of Mary Beebe

 

Alexa Hampton: the language of interior design, Alexa Hampton

 

Reneé Radell: web of circumstance, Eleanor Heartney

 

Pilgrimage, Annie Leibovitz 

 

Color for interior design, Ethel Rompilla

 

Pictures that talk: selected works by Tad Savinar, Linda Tesner, Gift of Mary Beebe

 

Henry James and American painting, Colm Tóibín, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

The fine art of paper flowers: a guide to making beautiful and lifelike botanicals, Tiffanie Turner

 

Domestic scenes: the art of Ramiro Gomez, Lawrence Weschler, Gift of Leah Ollman

 


Artists' books

 

Scenes from the cutting-room floor, John Baldessari

 

Primer: the complete catalog of twenty-one demonstrations from A theory of sculpture: (counting), Mel Bochner, Underwritten with funds from Garna Muller

 

Singer notes, 1968, Mel Bochner, Underwritten with funds from Garna Muller

 

Various fires and four running boys, Thomas Galler

 


Music books

 

Monument eternal: the music of Alice Coltrane, Franya J. Berkman

 

The great transformation of musical taste: concert programming from Haydn to Brahms, William Weber, Gift of Christopher Beach

 


Reference books

 

There are no new acquisitions at this time.

 


Special Collection

 

Artists who make books

 

NZ Library, set three

 


Young People

 

Maya Lin: artist-architect of light and lines: designer of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Jeanne Walker Harvey, Underwritten by the Wescoe Family Children's Book Fund

 

My hands sing the blues: Romare Bearden's childhood journey, Jeanne Walker Harvey, Underwritten by the Wescoe Family Children's Book Fund

 

Sonia Delaunay: a life of color, Cara Manes, Underwritten by the Wescoe Family Children's Book Fund

 


Libretto

 

There are no new acquisitions at this time.

 


Music Scores

 

The art song collection: medium-high voice and piano, Gift of Daniel Copenhaver

 

Cadenzas to the piano concertos, Ludwig van Beethoven, Gift of Daniel Copenhaver

 

Selected piano works, Cyril Scott, Gift of Daniel Copenhaver

 


Compact discs

 

Bach & Telemann, Gift of Harry Crosby

 

Close your eyes: women jazz composers

 

Eastwood after hours: live at Carnegie Hall

 

The Italian job: Baroque instrumental music from the Italian states, Underwritten by the Andrew & Gina Wright Fund

 

Mingus Big Band 93, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Requiems pour Louis XVI & Marie-Antoinette

 

Kanon pokajanen, Arvo Pärt

 

The Christmas wish, Herb Alpert

 

Complete string quartets, Grażyna Bacewicz, Underwritten by the Andrew & Gina Wright Fund

 

Grey December, Chet Baker, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Interplay, Kenny Barron & Mark Sherman, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Cantate Der glorreiche Augenblick, Ludwig van Beethoven, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Mödlinger dances, Contredanses, German dances, Minuets, Ludwig van Beethoven

 

Snowfall: the Tony Bennett Christmas album, Tony Bennett, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Urban daydreams, David Benoit

 

Blood, Sweat & Tears 3, Blood, Sweat & Tears, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Wood, Brian Bromberg, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

SuperBass, Ray Brown, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Private Brubeck remembers, Dave Brubeck, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Menagerie: the essential zydeco collection, Buckwheat Zydeco, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Band & voices: new perspectives, Donald Byrd, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

On fire, Michel Camilo, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Christmas with Johnny Cash, Johnny Cash, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

Genius loves company, Ray Charles

 

You want it darker, Leonard Cohen

 

Coltrane live at the Village Vanguard again, John Coltrane, Gift of Lee McCracken        

 

Light years, Chick Corea, Gift of Lee McCracken   

 

Twentysomething, Jamie Cullum, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Lucie de Lammermoor, Gaetano Donizetti

 

Lachrimae: or seven tears, John Dowland, Underwritten by the Andrew & Gina Wright Fund

 

Live at the Blue Note, Paquito D'Rivera, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Christmas in the heart, Bob Dylan, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

Electric bath, Don Ellis, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Shadow prophets, Kevin Eubanks, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Ella wishes you a swinging Christmas, Ella Fitzgerald, Gift of Carol Buckley       

 

Dreams so real: music of Carla Bley, Gary Burton Quintet

 

Frida: music from the motion picture, Elliot Goldenthal, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Global percussion, Joseph Gramley

 

Possibilities, Herbie Hancock, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

It's all good, Antonio Hart, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Il distratto, Joseph Haydn, Underwritten by the Andrew & Gina Wright Fund

 

This is how I feel about jazz, Quincy Jones, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

The usual suspects, Ryan Kisor, Gift of Lee McCracken     

 

Reisebuch aus den österreichischen Alpen, Ernst Krenek, Underwritten by the Andrew & Gina Wright Fund

 

Assemblage, George Lewis

 

Lontano, György Ligeti, Underwritten by the Andrew & Gina Wright Fund

 

Letting time circle through us, Keeril Makan

 

I wanna be evil: with love to Eartha Kitt, René Marie

 

Crescent City Christmas card, Wynton Marsalis, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Véronique, André Messager, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Glorious ravage, Lisa Mezzacappa   

 

Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus, Charles Mingus, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

The stone people, Lisa Moore

 

Here's Lee Morgan, Lee Morgan, Gift of Lee McCracken    

 

Mass in C minor; Exsultate, jubilate, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Underwritten by the Andrew & Gina Wright Fund

 

Violin concertos, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Underwritten by the Andrew & Gina Wright Fund

 

Walk against wind, Linda Oh

 

A Pentatonix Christmas deluxe, Pentatonix

 

An Oscar Peterson Christmas, Oscar Peterson, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

Christmas together, Piano Guys

 

Tharaud plays Rachmaninov, Sergei Rachmaninov

 

Il trionfo dell'onore, Alessandro Scarlatti, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Kol nidre, Arnold Schoenberg

 

Christmas party, She & Him, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

I'll have another … Christmas album, Straight No Chaser

 

Christmas together, The Tenors

 

Portraits and self-portraits, Virgil Thomson, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Orlando furioso, Antonio Vivaldi, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Stages of a long journey, Eberhard Weber, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Theme for Monterey, Gerald Wilson, Gift of the Jefferson Officer Collection


DVDs

 

Matt Smith: painting on location--the Sonoran Desert

 

10 buildings that changed America, Dan Protess, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

Bagdad café, Percy Adlon

 

Fried green tomatoes, Jonathan Avnet

 

Wozzeck, Alban Berg

 

Leonard Bernstein's Young people's concerts, Roger Englander

 

Marley & me, David Frankel

 

Babel, Alejandro González Iñárritu

 

Waiting for Guffman, Christopher Guest, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel, Henry King

 

Desk set, Walter Lang, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

The King and I, Walter Lang

 

Victory, Mark Peploe

 

Top hat, Mark Sandrich, Gift of Susan Toth

 

The Wrecking Crew!, Denny Tedesco

 

The Joy Luck Club, Wayne Wang