1. Cohen, D., The Hymn Singing of the Christian Orthodox Arabs and the Greek Catholics in Israel (Hebrew), Ph.D. dissertation. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1967, 268 pp.
  2. Cohen, D., The Components of Music through Hearing and Knowledge (Hebrew). Jerusalem: Academon, 1975, 244 pp.; 3rd expanded ed., 1996.
  3. Cohen, D., and R. Katz, The Israeli Folk Song: A Methodological Example of Computer Analysis of Monophonic Music. Yuval, Monograph Series No. 6. Jerusalem: Magnes Press, 1977, 96 pp.
  4. Cohen, D., Acoustics and Music (Hebrew). Jerusalem: Academon, 1983, 423 pp.; 2nd expanded ed., 1990; 2nd printing, 2004.
  5. Cohen, D., M. Zur, and N. Wagner, Keyboard Harmony (Hebrew). Jerusalem: Academon. First edition, 1979, 138 pp. Second, enlarged edition, 1985, 146 pp.
  6. Cohen, D., East and West in Music (Hebrew). Jerusalem: Magnes Press, 1986, 411 pp.; 2nd ed., 2006.
  7. Cohen, D., Contemplation and Experience in Music Education (Hebrew). Jerusalem: Magnes Press, 1991.
  8. Cohen, D., and R. Katz, Palestinian Arab Music: A Maqam Tradition in Practice. University of Chicago Press, 2006.