Recent Acquisitions


Art books

 

Andy Goldsworthy: projects

 

The hidden history of American fashion: rediscovering 20th-century women designers

 

Hockney on "art": conversations with Paul Joyce, Gift of Thalia Driessen

 

Painted in Mexico, 1700-1790: Pinxit Mexici

 

Tell me something good: artist interviews from The Brooklyn rail, Gift of Alison Neeley

 

Homegrown, Julie Blackmon, Gift of Alison Neeley

 

Flash: the making of Weegee the Famous, Christopher Bonanos

 

Anders Zorn: Sweden's master painter, Johan Cederlund, Gift of Denise Palmer

 

F. Holland Day: suffering the ideal, James Crump, Gift of Alison Neeley

 

Anish Kapoor: Ascension, Marcello Dantas, Gift of Tasende Gallery

 

Victor Horta: the architect of art nouveau, David Dernie, Underwritten by the Maury Novak Architectural Book Fund

 

Gustave Caillebotte, Anne-Birgitte Fonsmark, Gift of Pamela Dekema

 

Modernists & mavericks: Bacon, Freud, Hockney & the London painters, Martin Gayford

 

Postmodern design complete, Judith Gura

 

Po Shun Leong: making art boxes, Tony Lydgate

 

Sorolla: the masterworks, Blanca Pons-Sorolla, Gift of Denise Palmer

 

Artists and their books: books and their artists, Marcia Reed

 

Owens, Laura, Scott Rothkopf

 

Fantastic art, Walter Schurian

 


Artists' books

 

Black folio, Gift of Larry McGilvery

 

Some facts about fear, Roberta Allen

 

Boundaries, Richard Blanco

 

100,000 minutes, James Lee Byars

 

Portraits, Lynn Criswell, Gift of Lynn Criswell

 

6 Manuskripte "69", Hanne Darboven

 

Wildflowers, Sarah Horowitz

 

Allen Ruppersberg sourcebook, Allen Ruppersberg

 

Lucretius and other sonnets, Claire Van Vliet

 

Objekte, benutzen, Franz Erhard Walther

 


Music books

 

Verdi: the man revealed, John Suchet

 


Reference books

 

There are no new acquisitions at this time.

 


Special Collection

 

George Herms: the secret archives

 

Joseph Cornell's Manual of marvels: how Joseph Cornell reinvented a French agricultural manual to create an American masterpiece

 

City lights and other stories: a collection of short works for piano, Christopher Adler, Gift of Christopher Adler

 

Zaum box: solos for speaking percussionist, Christopher Adler, Gift of Christopher Adler

 

Exótica: ensemble and computer generated sounds, Juan Campoverde Q.

 

The blind man (facsimile edition 2017), Marcel Duchamp

 

Finding Winnie: the true story of the world's most famous bear, Lindsay Mattick

 

The adventures of Beekle: the unimaginary friend, Dan Santat

 

A sick day for Amos McGee, Philip C. Stead

 


Young People

 

Yayoi Kusama: from here to infinity, Sarah Suzuki

 


Libretto

 

There are no new acquisitions at this time.

 


Music Scores

 

There are no new acquisitions at this time.

 


Compact discs

 

British light music. Discoveries 3

 

Karel Ančerl presents

 

Vienna première

 

Six symphonies, opus 7, Karl Friedrich Abel

 

Sussex overture; Beckus the dandipratt; The smoke; The fair field, Malcolm Arnold

 

Bach, Johann Sebastian Bach

 

The Beatles anthology 3, Beatles

 

Erna Berger, Erna Berger

 

Queen of Golconda: overture; Piano concerto in D, Franz Berwald

 

String quintets & cello sonatas, Luigi Boccherini, Gift of Robert Mrozinski

 

String quintet in F major, Anton Bruckner

 

Both directions at once: the lost album, John Coltrane

 

Susannah, Carlisle Floyd

 

The kairn of Koridwen, Charles Tomlinson Griffes

 

Imeneo, George Frideric Handel

 

Symphonies nos. 1-6, Hans Werner Henze

 

Sonatas, Lejaren Hiller

 

You won't forget me, Shirley Horn, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

The best of Thelma Houston, Thelma Houston

 

The Quincy Jones Big Band: Lausanne 1960, Quincy Jones, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Cornucopia, Stanley Jordan, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Die Herzogin von Chicago, Emmerich Kálmán

 

Cakewalk ballet, Hershy Kay

 

Feel what u feel, Lisa Loeb

 

Songs from The collected works of Billy the Kid, Des McAnuff

 

Carmen McRae sings great American songwriters, Carmen McRae

 

Saint François d'Assise, Olivier Messiaen

 

Live at the It Club: complete, Thelonious Monk, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Antigonae, Carl Orff

 

Bird at St. Nick's, Charlie Parker, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Still, James Romig

 

Elisabetta, regina d'Inghilterra, Gioacchino Rossini

 

Symphony no. 2 in E flat major, Franz Schmidt

 

Psaume 47; La tragédie de Salomé, Florent Schmitt

 

Nine-minute overture; Symphony for classical orchestra, Harold Shapero

 

The piano music of Rodion Shchedrin, Rodion Shchedrin

 

Ballet suite 1, 2, 3, Dmitri Shostakovich

 

Film music from Michurin, The Fall of Berlin, Golden Mountains, Dmitri Shostakovich

 

The tempest, op. 109, Jean Sibelius

 

Blowin' the blues away, Horace Silver, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

Dalibor, Bedřich Smetana

 

Fantasien und Fragmente aus Opern, Richard Strauss

 

Piano quintet, op. 30, Sergei Taneev

 

Incidental music from Hamlet; Almaviva's couplets from The barber of Seville; Overture from The snow maiden, Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky

 

Harmonium, James Tenney

 

Symphonies nos. 3 "Pastoral" and 6, Ralph Vaughan Williams

 

Das Liebesverbot, Richard Wagner

 

Portsmouth Point overture; Symphony no. 1, William Walton

 

2 orchestra pieces, Christian Wolff

 

I quatro rusteghi, Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari

 

Astor & Elis, Phil Woods, Gift of Lee McCracken

 

The band's visit: original Broadway cast recording, David Yazbek

 

Symphony no. 1; Prologue and variations; Celebration, Ellen Taafe Zwilich


LPs

 

There are no new acquisitions at this time.


DVDs

 

Following the Ninth: in the footsteps of Beethoven's final symphony, Kerry Candaele

 

Intolerable cruelty, Joel Coen, Gift of Joseph Gielata

 

Legend of the holy drinker, Ermanno Olmi

 

Chasing Trane: the John Coltrane documentary, John Scheinfeld

 

The homeless chorus speaks, Susan Polis Schutz