Recent Acquisitions

Recent Acquisitions


Art books

 

Botticelli reimagined

 

The complete Zaha Hadid

 

The everything art handbook: a comprehensive guide to more than 100 art techniques and tools of the trade

 

Manolo Valdés, Gift of Tasende Gallery

 

The uses of photography: art, politics, and the re-invention of a medium

 

Walk through walls: a memoir, Marina Abramović

 

Tony Rosenthal, Edward Albee, Gift of Tasende Gallery

 

Dali and Disney: Destino: the story, artwork, and friendship behind the legendary film, David Bossert

 

The art of movement, Ken Browar, Gift of Matt Browar

 

Unspoken spaces, Olafur Eliasson    

 

Masterclass: Arnold Newman, William A. Ewing

 

Bohemian modern, Emily Henson     

 

The woman who says no: Françoise Gilot on her life with and without Picasso, Malte Herwig

 

The Broad collection, Joanne Heyler

 

The book: a cover-to-cover exploration of the most powerful object of our time, Keith Houston

 

How to sell your art online: live a successful creative life on your own terms, Cory Huff

 

The circle of bliss: Buddhist meditational art, John C. Huntington

 

Painting without paint: landscapes with your tablet, Matthew Palmer

 

Richard Serra drawing: a retrospective, Bernice Rose, Gift of Tasende Gallery

 

Epic tales from ancient India: paintings from the San Diego Museum of Art, Marika Sardar, Gift of Susanna Flaster

 

By the people: designing a better America, Cynthia E. Smith

 

Eye of the sixties: Richard Bellamy and the transformation of modern art, Judith E. Stein   

 

Where are the women architects?, Despina Stratigakos

 

Paul Thek: Diver, a retrospective, Elisabeth Sussman

 

Holding the dream: the art of Marlene Louchheim, Laurie Wagner, Gift of Tasende Gallery

 

Mark Rothko, Jeffrey Weiss, Gift of Tasende Gallery

 

Vern Yip's design wise: your smart guide to a beautiful home, Vern Yip

 


Artists' books

 

The book of hours, Bay Park Press    

 

Ecce homo, Lieve Blancquaert

 

A colouring book, Mel Bochner, Gift of Mel Bochner

 

Fontana's light, Mel Bochner, Gift of Mel Bochner

 

Mel Bochner, Mel Bochner, Gift of Mel Bochner     

 

Mel Bochner: Centro de Arte y Comunicación, Mel Bochner, Gift of Mel Bochner

 

Notes on theory, Mel Bochner, Gift of Mel Bochner

 

Via Tasso, Mel Bochner, Gift of Mel Bochner

 

The last ship from the river of the northern city, Stephen Hannock

 

Double page, number 1, January 1976, Sol LeWitt

 

Three structures, 1978-1980, Sol LeWitt

 

El juego del reflejo, Derli Romero

 

Divisive and diverse: a U.S. voting story, Scripps College Press

 

1 cent life, Walasse Ting

 


Music books

 

A year from Monday: new lectures and writings, John Cage

 

Moscow nights: the Van Cliburn story: how one man and his piano transformed the Cold War, Nigel Cliff

 

The Gershwins and me: a personal history in twelve songs, Michael Feinstein, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Essays before a sonata, Charles Ives

 

The power of music: pioneering discoveries in the new science of song, Elena Mannes

 

Absolutely on music: conversations with Seiji Ozawa, Haruki Murakami

 

Deep listening: a composer's sound practice, Pauline Oliveros

 


Reference books

 

Phaidon design classics, Gift of Beverly Fink

 


Special Collection

 

Mel Bochner, Gift of Mel Bochner

 

Mel Bochner: 1973-1985 (Kunstmuseum Luzern), Gift of Mel Bochner

 

Selected drawings: an exhibition of works by sixteen contemporary artists, Gift of Mel Bochner         

 

Spirit tracks: big abstract drawing, Gift of Mel Bochner     

 

Verba volant scripta manent: Boetti Bochner, Gift of Mel Bochner

 

Illustrating philosophy, Mel Bochner, Gift of Mel Bochner

 

Theory of sculpture: Fontana's light, Mel Bochner, Gift of Mel Bochner    

 

Twenty-five drawings, 1973-1980, Mel Bochner, Gift of Mel Bochner      

 

Venticinque anni: scritti e interviste 1966-1990, Mel Bochner, Gift of Mel Bochner          

 

Reconnecting: recent work by Jennifer Bartlett, Mel Bochner, Nancy Graves, Patrick Ireland, Lucio Pozzi, Jan Van Der Marck, Gift of Mel Bochner       

 

Event horizon, Mel Bochner, Jeremy Weiss, Gift of Mel Bochner    

 


Young People

 

Gordon Parks: no excuses, Ann Parr

 

Roy's house, Susan Goldman Rubin

 


Libretto

 

There are no new acquisitions at this time.

 


Music Scores

 

There are no new acquisitions at this time.

 


Compact discs

 

The complete Gerry Mulligan meets Ben Webster sessions, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Birds on fire: Jewish music for viols, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Delft Chamber Music Festival: works by Pettersson, Stravinsky, Schubert, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Django Reinhardt NY Festival: live at Birdland, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Salon music of the 19th century, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

I Salonisti play film music, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Sidewalks of New York: Tin Pan Alley, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Spanish love songs, Gift of Xavier Wiechers

 

Symphony for solo piano; Trois morceaux dans le genre pathétique, Charles-Valentin Alkan, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Now you has jazz: Louis Armstrong at MGM, Louis Armstrong, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Chet, Chet Baker, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection   

 

Spirit song, Kenny Barron, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Freefall, Kenny Barron & Regina Carter, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

String quartets op. 18 no. 6 & op. 127, Ludwig van Beethoven, Gift of Henschel Quartet

 

Unreleased sessions, Ludovic Beier

 

Billy Taylor Trio, Billy Taylor Trio, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Works for double-bass and piano, Giovanni Bottesini, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Variations, Johannes Brahms, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Best of the Capitol years, Les Brown, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Jazz at College of the Pacific, Dave Brubeck, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Quiet as the moon, Dave Brubeck, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

So what's new?, Dave Brubeck, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Das Lied von der Glocke, Max Bruch, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Blue wail, Uri Caine, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Solitaire, Uri Caine, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Harlem renaissance, Benny Carter, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Gardenias for Lady Day, James Carter, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Requiem; Musiche sacre, Pier Francesco Cavalli, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Greatest hits, Gene Chandler, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Piano sonata no. 3; Ballade no. 4; Waltzes; Mazurkas; Barcarolle, Frédéric Chopin, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Piano transcriptions, Frédéric Chopin, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

The silents, Carl Davis, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

At the Blackhawk, San Francisco 1961. Vol. 2, Miles Davis, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

The classic Prestige sessions, 1951-1956, Miles Davis, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Miles & Quincy live at Montreux, Miles Davis, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection           

 

Lakmé, Léo Delibes, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

The Paul Desmond Quartet live, Paul Desmond, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Live at Birdland & more!, Django Festival Allstars

 

Tropicana nights, Paquito D'Rivera, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

The legendary big band, Billy Eckstine, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection     

 

Dreamer, Eliane Elias, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

And his mother called him Bill, Duke Ellington, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Festival session, Duke Ellington, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

The great Ellington units, Duke Ellington, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Music is my mistress, Duke Ellington, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Soul call, Duke Ellington, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection   

 

The best of the song books, Ella Fitzgerald, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Ella Fitzgerald with Chick Webb, Ella Fitzgerald, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Legacy, Gerald Wilson Orchestra, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Hamp and Getz, Stan Getz, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson at the Opera House, Stan Getz, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

The complete HMV recordings (1918-32), Beniamino Gigli, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

João Gilberto in Tokyo, João Gilberto, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Bebop professor, Dizzy Gillespie, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Songs from the trilogy, Philip Glass, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Ruslan and Lyudmila, Mikhail Glinka, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Don Juan, ou Le festin de pierre, Christophe Willibald von Gluck, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

B.G. & Big Tea in NYC, Benny Goodman, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

The chosen, Donald Harrison

 

This is jazz, Donald Harrison

 

Applausus, Joseph Haydn, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Theresienmesse; Missa Sancti Nicolai, Joseph Haydn, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Airs français, Ben Heppner, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

In a mellow tone, Johnny Hodges, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Billie's blues, Billie Holiday, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Greater love hath no man, John Ireland, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Bach's Goldberg variations, Jacques Loussier Trio, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

The legendary Okeh & Epic recordings, Ahmad Jamal, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

The melody at night, with you, Keith Jarrett, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Portraits on standards, Stan Kenton, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Sketches on standards, Stan Kenton, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Sophisticated approach, Stan Kenton, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Live at the Jazz Mill 1954, Barney Kessel, Gift of Phyllis Kessel   

 

Transcriptions, King Cole Trio, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Fire dance, Roby Lakotos, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Historical recordings (1949-1959), Mario Lanza, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Black coffee, Peggy Lee, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Rilke songs; The six realms; Horn concerto, Peter Lieberson, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Live in Swing City: swingin' with Duke, Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Lieder (Diana Damrau), Franz Liszt, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Prometheus; Mazeppa; Tasso, lamento e trionfo; Les Préludes, Franz Liszt, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

The best of Herbie Mann, Herbie Mann, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Flautista!: Herbie Mann plays Afro-Cuban jazz, Herbie Mann, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Royal Garden blues, Branford Marsalis, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Mr. Jelly Lord: Standard time, vol. 6, Wynton Marsalis, Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Liverpool oratorio, Paul McCartney, Gift of Christopher Beach    

 

Most requested songs, Susannah McCorkle, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

At the Apollo, Jimmy McGriff, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Marian McPartland's Piano jazz, with guest Oscar Peterson, Marian McPartland, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Traces, Camila Meza

 

Chattanooga choo choo: the #1 hits, Glenn Miller, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Boss horn, Blue Mitchell, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection   

 

The Modern Jazz Sextet, Modern Jazz Sextet, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

The incredible jazz guitar, Wes Montgomery, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection           

 

The piano rolls, Jelly Roll Morton, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Ich wollt' ich wär ein Huhn, Palast Orchester, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Another hot night in February, Panorama Jazz Band, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Gumbo nouveau, Nicholas Payton, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

One night with you, John Pizzarelli, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

7 symphonies; Lieutenant Kijé, Sergey Prokofiev, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Complete vocal works, Joaquín Rodrigo, Gift of Xavier Wiechers

 

Road shows, vol. 2, Sonny Rollins, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Six quartets for flute, clarinet, horn & bassoon, Gioacchino Rossini, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Inner voyage, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Music for lighthousekeeping, Howard Rumsey, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Works for percussion, Safri Duo, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Die schöne Müllerin (Ian Bostridge), Franz Schubert, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Winterreise, Franz Schubert, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Dot com blues, Jimmy Smith, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Thai elephant orchestra, Dave Soldier

 

The "Ragtime Band" sessions, Muggsy Spanier, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Smokey Joe's café: the songs of Leiber and Stoller, Mike Stoller, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Primal magic, Strunz & Farah, Gift of Vince Yeh

 

The pirates of Penzance, Arthur Sullivan, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Sacred and secular music, Arthur Sullivan, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

The yeoman of the guard, Arthur Sullivan, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Music in the garden, Clark Terry, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

The magic of Mel Tormé: classic recordings from the '40s and '50s, Mel Tormé, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Solo concert, Ralph Towner

 

Lathe of heaven, Mark Turner

 

Sugar, Stanley Turrentine, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Fantásia cubana, Chucho Valdés, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Un giorno di regno, Giuseppe Verdi, Gift of Christopher Beach

 

Dinah Washington's finest hour, Dinah Washington, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Laughin' to keep from cryin', Lester Young, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 


DVDs

 

Art of the heist: inside the art world's biggest thefts

 

Louis Armstrong: great performances of the '30s, '40s, '50s and '60s, Gift of Norman & Harriett Craig Collection

 

Next stop Wonderland, Brad Anderson, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

Blazing saddles, Mel Brooks, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

The discreet charm of the bourgeoisie, Luis Buñuel, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

A child is waiting, John Cassavetes

 

The painted veil, John Curran

 

About Elly, Asghar Farhadi, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

Albert Nobbs, Rodrigo García

 

Hard to be a god, Aleksei German

 

Marguerite, Xavier Giannoli

 

The Maltese falcon, John Huston

 

The three burials of Melquiades Estrada, Tommy Lee Jones, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

Where the wild things are, Spike Jonze

 

Sweet bean, Naomi Kawase, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

2001, a space odyssey, Stanley Kubrick

 

A passage to India, David Lean

 

A funny thing happened on the way to the forum, Richard Lester, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

Children of heaven, Majid Majidi, Gift of Carol Buckley     

 

Bells are ringing, Vincente Minnelli

 

Junebug, Phil Morrison, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

Enchanted April, Mike Newell, Gift of Carol Buckley

 

The American president, Rob Reiner

 

Blade runner, Ridley Scott

 

The Hudson River school: artistic pioneers, Vin Tabone