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Solfège Facile Pour Tous ou Comment Apprendre Le Solfège en 20 Jours ! - Niveau 1 "Je débute" (6 leçons)
Series: Solfège Facile Pour Tous, Book 23. Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 14,900. Language: French. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music theory & composition, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Solfège Facile Pour Tous ou Comment Apprendre Le Solfège en 20 Jours ! - Niveau I "Je débute" Le niveau I est primordial car il va garantir le succès de votre formation musicale. En effet tout en découvrant les premiers rudiments indispensables en solfège et en musique vous allez poser des bases solides suivant le principe de cette méthode, c'est à dire rapidement et dans les règles de l'art.
How to Sing Great in 4 Simple Steps
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Voice, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
How to Sing Great in 4 Simple Steps is full of easy step-by-step singing tips and vocal exercises for beginners and non-beginners that work quickly. Discover powerful vocal techniques in this guidebook that improve your listening skills, increase your breathing capacity, and strengthen your diaphragm to make your singing voice sound great.
From Albion To Shangri-La
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,970. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Thin Man Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Truthful, provocative and sensitive, ‘From Albion to Shangri-La’ chronicles six tumultuous years in the life of Libertines and Babyshambles frontman, Peter Doherty, in entries from his personal diaries.The book hit headlines upon release in July 2014, not least because of entries about the rock star's famous, often tragic, friends including Peaches Geldof, Amy Winehouse and a certain supermodel.
How to Memorize Music –A Practical Approach for Non-Geniuses
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - General, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Piano & Keyboard
Are you a musician? Here are the easiest ways to learn music by heart, explained systematically. Build a repertoire of memorized pieces that you can play any time! Written mainly for people who play the piano or other keyboard, these techniques can also be successfully employed by other instrumentalists. If you would like to gradually expand your memorized repertoire, this book is a must-read!
Critical Beatdown
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,060. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap & hip hop, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
A hard-hitting exposé on the corrupt world of online music journalism
The College of Songology 101: The Singer/Songwriter's 'Need To Know' Reference Handbook
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.
Musical Guide to In The Court Of The Crimson King by King Crimson
Series: Musical Guides to King Crimson, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
An informative, insightful guide to the secret mechanics that power the mysterious music of King Crimson. This guide takes you through all the complexities of the music, stripping away layer after layer to reveal the inner workings of the exquisite machinery of harmony, counterpoint and rhythm that, seemingly so effortlessly, go together to make: "In The Court Of The Crimson King".
Croc'notes
Series: Solfège Facile Pour Tous, Book 27. Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: French. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Exercises
Ce manuel va vous permettre de déchiffrer couramment la musique en plusieurs clés en étant parfaitement à l'aise devant n'importe qu'elle partition aussi complexe soit-elle!Grâce à ses corrections intégrées vous pourrez l'étudier sans professeur.Ceux qui n'ont pas fait de musique depuis longtemps auront également tout avantage à étudier ce Croc'notes qui les remettra rapidement à niveau.
Primary Guitar
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
Primary Guitar is a starter guitar tuition book for classical, acoustic and electric guitarists. The layout is easy to read and uses both traditional notation and guitar TAB and there are online backing tracks for every piece. A fresh approach for teachers, students and parents.
Race with the Devil: The Gene Vincent Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,880. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Gene Vincent—most famous for his classic 1956 single "Be-Bop-A-Lula"—is one of the most influential rock 'n' roll artists of all time. Updated and revised, featuring new information, interviews, and photographs, this 2016 edition of the critically acclaimed 2000 original is the most comprehensive survey ever written of Vincent's groundbreaking career and turbulent personal life.
Sound Waves Vs Sound Rays And How They Apply To Room Acoustics
You set the price! Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Recording & reproduction, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Acoustics & Sound
Sounds are made of waves and rays. Those are the two basic kinds of energy we’re dealing with. Long waves, short rays and we need to really understand those two types of energies before we go any further with acoustics. So if you want to get good sound in your room, you need to grasp these fundamentals and apply the correct treatment to solving your problems. And in this book I'll show you how.
Outside Music, Inside Voices: Dialogues on Improvisation and the Spirit of Creative Music
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,940. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Religion & 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.
Rick Payne's Simply Ragtime Fingerstyle Guitar
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Composition
Play some great Ragtime fingerstyle tunes especially written or arranged by master player Rick Payne.
And the Band Begins to Play. Part Twelve: The Definitive Guide to the Beatles’ Abbey Road
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,380. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal, Nonfiction » Music » Reference
And the Band Begins to Play is an in-depth, 12-volume guide to every song recorded by the Beatles. Updated in 2017, Part Twelve examines the LP Abbey Road. It provides full musical analysis, with a detailed description of the recording process, instrumentation, overdubs, production innovations and recording techniques.
Becoming a Great Sight-Reader–or Not! Learn From My Quest for Piano Sight-Reading Nirvana
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Piano & Keyboard, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Piano & Keyboard
Author Al Macy spent six years sight-reading piano almost every day in his quest to become a great sight-reader. Follow along to find out what works and what doesn't. The book answers your questions: Should I hire a teacher? How long should I practice each day? Will I inevitably improve if I just do a lot of reading? How can I find enough practice music? How far ahead should I look?
Royalty
Series: RiffRaff Records. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Despite being born to Hollywood royalty, Mason Maxwell signed with RiffRaff Records on his own merits--which is also the only way he'll win the down-to-earth Payton Adkins.
The Concise Musical Guide to King Crimson and Robert Fripp (1969 - 1984)
Series: Musical Guides to King Crimson, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This Musical Guide sets the musical innovations of Robert Fripp and King Crimson within the wider artistic and cultural landscape tied together through the author's relation to both.
Chart Watch UK - Hits of 1988
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 113,320. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Reference, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
From the longest-serving music columnist online comes this comprehensive account of the Top 40 hit singles of 1988. Every artist to land a hit single during the year is documented and every one of their hits is catalogued. The essential guide to a fascinating year in pop music, and the perfect reference book for any self-respecting 80s music fan.
How to Be a Great Songwriter -Songwriting Tips for You to Write a Professional Song
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Songwriting, Nonfiction » Music » Music business
This e-book is specifically written for beginning songwriter and songwriters who are in the first stages of their career. After offering a list of practical tips,it is meant to encourage songwriters and help them maintain a positive, healthy approach to their career in the music industry or their hobby as an artist.
Musical Truth
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 174,170. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
To most people, the music industry represents a source of harmless fun and entertainment. Beneath the glossy veneer, however, lies the devastating truth of who really controls these institutions, and the deeply malevolent agendas for which they're being used.