Andrew Patner, A Portrait in Four Movements: The Chicago Symphony under Barenboim, Boulez, Haitink, and Muti, ed. Doug Shadle and John Schmidt (University of Chicago Press)
Michael P. Steinberg, The Problem with Wagner (University of Chicago Press)
Timo Jouko Herrmann, Antonio Salieri: Eine Biografie (Morio)
Ian Woodfield, Cabals & Satires: Mozart’s Comic Operas in Vienna (Oxford UP)
Timothy Hampton, Bob Dylan’s Poetics: How the Songs Work (Zone)
Susan McClary, The Passions of Peter Sellars: Staging the Music (University of Michigan Press)
Jack Kohl, Bone Over Ivory: Essays from a Standing Pianist (Pauktaug Press)
Lawrence Kramer, The Hum of the World: A Philosophy of Listening (University of California Press)

from Alex Ross: The Rest Is Noise