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The College of Songology 101: The Singer/Songwriter's 'Need To Know' Reference Handbook by Preshias Harris
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,570. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
The College of Songology 101 focuses on the basic elements that are essential to take your music from a hobby to a career. This book avoids the ‘insider’ jargon, using ‘everyday’ language to show you how to use these basic elements to protect the songs you create, make money from your music and move confidently through the music industry.
poetry from the 27 club by R.C. Bradbury
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
Poetry from the 27 club has been penned by the two authors about seven of the most famous musicians of our times. Who all tragically died at the young age of twenty seven years
The Greatest Rock Musicians Based On Their Sales Volume (Includes Brief Biographies And Statistics) by Thomas J. Strang
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,920. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Music » Music business
This ebook consists of the top selling musicians or recording artists in terms of global sales volume. Numbering nearly 100, they are: The Beatles, Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, Pink Floyd, Mariah Carey, Celine Dion, Queen, The Rolling Stones and Taylor Swift. Due to space limitations we can only list part of them (see Long Description for full list).
Io Tu Noi Lucio - Le canzoni non comuni per i giorni comuni di Lucio Battisti by Massimo Del Papa
Price: $8.79 USD. Words: 30,460. Language: Italian. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Essay » Sociology
Niente come i dischi di Lucio Battisti ha saputo raccontare agli italiani chi erano, chi non erano più, chi sognavano di essere. Dal 1966 al 1994, una piccola storia d'Italia (e non solo) intrecciata con una manciata di album-capolavori. Ma l'eredità di Battisti non si spegne, e questo libro, aggiornato al 2016, è anche un viatico alla scoperta di un autore immortale.
Flute Girl Sex Music: Glamour Photography Book by En Vogue Free Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
Flute Girl Sex Music is a musical artist with albums and singles available everywhere music is sold online! This is a glamor and fashion photo book of Flute Girl Sex Music in exotic locations.
Karol Szymanowski: Correspondence, Volume 1: 1902–1919 by Alistair Wightman
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 184,640. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
This first volume of Karol Szymanowski's correspondence, edited and translated by Alistair Wightman, is now accessible in English for the first time. Spanning 1902–1919, the letters begin with the composer’s student years, leading to his experiences of the First World War and the Bolshevik Revolution, and culminate with his desperate attempts to find a way to the newly independent Poland.
Wanda Landowska - Manuel de Falla : Correspondance (1922-1931) by Loes Dommering-van Rongen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: French. Published: February 26, 2016 by Liesbeth Heenk. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Music » Classical
Cette correspondance, entretenue entre le compositeur espagnol Manuel de Falla et la claveciniste franco-polonaise Wanda Landowska, suit les traces d’une amitié dont on sait qu’à un moment donné, elle s’est refroidie. Mais elle a été profonde : « trop précieuse et trop élevée pour qu’on l’expose au moindre doute » écrivait Landowska en 1927.
Money 4 Music by Sean Gordon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,490. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
The secret to making money in the music industry as a commercial composer. Did you know you could get paid tens-of-thousands of dollars for writing only 30 seconds of simple music, and receive royalty checks every month for the rest of your life? All without having to go to school, or knowing how to read music. A must-have for every songwriter, instrumentalist, composer, and musician.
Lame Brain: My Journey Back to Real Life by Rick Roberts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,060. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
A multi-platinum rock star’s life meets an unexpected detour when a bump on the head reveals itself to be a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). Told with honesty and humor, Lame Brain is Rick Roberts’ story of his entangled afflictions of TBI and Alcoholism. For Rick Roberts, this meant losing his ability to walk, losing many of his guitar skills, and facing difficult decisions.
Release Music Online Today by MF Bopape
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sales and Marketing, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
Step by step Music Industry Guide for music creators, producers or managers. Learn more how to record and release your music digitally.
You Guys are Good - for Girls! One Woman's Musical Breakthrough in a Male-Dominated World by Donna R. Gataletto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
The autobiography of the leader of several all-woman electric bands in the 1960s and 1970s.
Self-Publishing Music by Paul Foster
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital media / audio
This book is for you if you have written or recorded a track or an album in the UK. It covers everything you need to know from making sure you are protected legally to selling and promoting. Most guides available are geared for the U.S market, so here is a step by step guide for the UK.
Outside Music, Inside Voices: Dialogues on Improvisation and the Spirit of Creative Music by Garrison Fewell
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,940. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Outside Music, Inside Voices is an exploration of the outer realm of music and the inner voices of creative musicians. Guitarist-composer Garrison Fewell’s book shares musician-to-musician dialogues centered around the ways in which spiritual values inform the lives and art of improvisers.
Elogio del demonio by Eusebio Ruvalcaba
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: Spanish. Published: February 12, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Music » Music reference
En esta obra, el autor nos lleva por un laberinto simultáneamente ajeno y perteneciente a todo ser humano: el arte a través de la música. Logramos ser testigos fieles de hechos cotidianos de grandes creadores de la historia humana, entrando con sigilo y admiración en espacios de su intimidad. Este libro nos da esperanza, porque cuando la música es sublime, infunde de vida a quien la escucha.
Collective Music, Autopoiesis &Taj Mahal Travellers by Koji (Akira) Kawai
Price: $2.72 USD. Words: 410. Language: Japanese. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Music » Alternative
本書は「集団即興音楽」についてタージ・マハール旅行団を中心に論じている。その特色を明らかにすることの意義はなんだろうか、第一にタージ・マハール旅行団のような最前衛の音楽は、それ以後の音楽へ大きな影響を与え、新たな音楽創造の礎となることがあげられるだろう。しかしタージ・マハール旅行団の場合、単に音楽技法の問題に留まってはいない。それは経済とテクノロジーを背景とした近代的なディスクールの負の課題に対して、その克服の方法とも言える身体、環境、エコロジー、共同体的コミュニケーションの側から多くの問題を投げかけていたからである。それは２１世紀に突入した現在の問題とも重なるのである。 また、本書はオートポイエーシス論からも集団即興について書いている。 オートポイエーシスは生命論、システム論、あるいは哲学を含んだ心的システムと言えるが、集団即興を語る上で重要な方法ではないかと考えるからである。
Unfinished by Creative Music Guild
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Inspired by a riveting panel discussion with musicians & dance-makers on intersections between improvisation and composition at the 2013 Improvisation Summit of Portland, this book expands the conversation to 14 musicians and choreographers. Participants include: Linda Austin, John Butcher, Ben Goldberg, Buke and Gase, Tatsuya Nakatani and Nate Wooley.
The Beach Boys On CD Volume 2: 1970 - 1984 by Andrew Hickey
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 51,020. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by hmatthies. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
Between 1970 and 1984 the Beach Boys, both solo and together, made some of the best albums ever recorded - and some not so good. In this book, Andrew Hickey takes a personal look at this music track by track, analysing every song that Brian, Carl, Dennis, Mike, Al, Bruce, Blondie and Ricky recorded and released during that time period.
Beatle Musings: Why The Beatles Are Relevant by Joel Bainerman
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal
The Beatles sculpted the thinking of the late 20th century society. Why The Beatles Are Relevant is the second volume of essays of the research study Beatle Musings- an anthology of scholarship that examines the historical and musical legacy of The Beatles.