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The Musical Aspects of the Ancient Egyptian Vocalic Language
You set the price! Words: 18,820. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Music » Music theory & composition
This book will show that the fundamentals, structure, formations, grammar, and syntax are exactly the same in music and in the Egyptian alphabetical language. The book will show the musical/tonal/tonic Egyptian alphabetical letters—being derived from the three primary tonal sounds/vowels; the fundamentals of generative phonology; and much more.
Hip Hop: The Complete Archives
Series: History of Hip Hop. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap & hip hop, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Written by the first professional journalist to travel to the South Bronx to document the origins of hip hop, and for the first time, all the groundbreaking journalism and book, as well as the first version of the Beat Street script have been collected into one volume that also includes The Pied Piper of of Hip Hop, The Great Phase 2, and Bugging Out on the Endless Beat.
Soft Machine: Out-Bloody-Rageous
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 159,330. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
The biography of the pioneering band who shaped psychedelic rock, progressive rock and jazz-rock. It recounts Soft Machine’s colourful career and unravels the mystique behind this elusive band. This revised and updated edition includes over a hundred illustrations, a concert file and discography. The first edition won an Award for Excellence in Historical Recorded Sound Research..
Rock God
Series: Hearts of Metal. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,060. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Heavy Metal, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Fleeing tragedy and infidelity, twenty-five-year-old Shayna Jones takes the longest walk of her life—which ends with her in the protective and possessive arms of heavy metal music’s hottest commodity, Dante Deity.
Gitarre für Anfänger Buch 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: German. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - General
Gitarre für Anfänger von Strings Series. Buch eins wurde für Anfänger entwickelt, die noch nie Gitarre gespielt haben und kein Vorwissen aufweisen. Dieses Buch liefert eine komplette Einführung in das Gitarrespielen und bringt Ihnen sowohl Ihre ersten Akkorde als auch Musiktheorie für Anfänger näher.
Elvis Presley, Histoires et Légendes
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 52,600. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Biographie de Elvis Presley, histoire des principales chansons et divers essais autour du King. 4ème édition
Guitar and Harmonica Method
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Guitar and Harmonica Method provides aspiring musicians with the basic tools and knowledge needed to play guitar and harmonica together, to be able to perform great songs with confidence and to gain a deeper musical understanding. Guitar instruction is introduced in the first section, harmonica instruction in the second. The third section utilizes music theory to bring the instruments together
Spanish Guitar Strumming Techniques
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,810. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Techniques
In Spanish Guitar Strumming Techniques, guitarist and YouTube phenomenon Edina Balczo teaches and demonstrates a wide array of 21st century strumming methods tailored for the Spanish guitar. The book contains 19 guitar lessons with online video access and guides you with step-by step explanations to help you mastering rumba, flamenco triplet, golpe strumming, rasgueado, etc.
Guitar Mathematics
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,370. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
Guitar Mathematics is a journey through the world of guitar focusing on the patterns and relationships found on the guitar’s fretboard
Six-String Sleuth: A Guitar Player's Guide to Figuring Out Song Chords
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Theory
"Six-String Sleuth" is for guitar players who want to figure out song chords by ear. This book is not tedious--it is FUN! The fictional instructor, Benjamin Nightly, teaches music theory concepts by treating songs as crimes committed by groups of chords. The appendix lists 40 well-known pop and rock songs that will test your musical detective abilities. Grab your guitar and get sleuthing!
Rick Payne's Simply Blues Fingerstyle Guitar
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar, Nonfiction » Music » Blues
Play some great fingerstyle blues guitar arranged or composed by master player Rick Payne.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Chuck Berry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Chuck Berry is known as “the Father of Rock and Roll”. Without Chuck Berry, rock and roll would have been very different. He is its greatest songwriter, one of its greatest guitar players and one of its greatest performers. He influenced The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Beach Boys, Bob Dylan and a host of others.
Billie Holiday Biography: The Unforgettable Lady Day Feminism, Strange Fruit Controversies, Relationships, Rumors and More
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2018 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
Billie Holiday, also known as the Lady Day was a very talented jazz and blues singer during the Great Depression and beyond in the United States. She lived and coped during the most difficult times in the United States, especially when it comes to gender inequality, racism and discrimination. In fact, some of her songs were considered "protest songs" against racism. The most controversial song...
Guerrilla Music Marketing, Vol 1: Laying the Foundation for Independent Music Success
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,600. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
Never Be Confused About Music Marketing Again! This ebook features Section 1 of the highly acclaimed "Guerrilla Music Marketing Handbook." Chapters include: 3 Simple Steps to Effective Music Marketing, The Power of Goal Setting: Reach Your Music Aspirations Faster, The First 5 Steps to Marketing (and Profiting From) Your Music, and The #1 Question You Must Answer When Promoting Your Music.
Frank Zappa Buying Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
During his lifetime and a musical career that spanned five decades, Frank Zappa released almost 60 albums of rock, jazz-rock, and classical music. The Frank Zappa Buying Guide is an album by album guide to navigating the often daunting Zappa catalog, with cover photos for each album, as well as descriptions, band history, and much more.
Legends of Rock & Roll - The Bee Gees
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The Bee Gees were born in England, moved to Australia where they got their start and then moved back to England and then eventually took up residence in America. This book is about the group, but even more importantly, it's about the music. This series is my way of honoring the people that have brought so much joy to our lives over the years. The Bee Gees defined music for a generation.
What Ukulele Players Really Want To Know
Series: "What Ukulele Players" guidebooks, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,580. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Musical instruments, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - General
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
The bestselling guide for ukulele beginners, written specifically FOR beginners. This guide provides concise, no-nonsense answers to the obvious questions that the tuition books miss. With chapters dealing from everything, from ukulele sizes, prices and strings to how to grow your nails. Also includes reference section and glossary. Number ONE selling music book in the Kindle UK music chart!
The Doors Unhinged - Jim Morrison's Legacy Goes on Trial
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,430. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Drummer John Densmore’s THE DOORS: UNHINGED is the true story of the court case that put Jim Morrison’s legacy on trial and divided the former band mates in half, with Ray Manzarek and Robby Krieger on one side, and John Densmore and the estate of Jim Morrison on the other.
Learning the Great Highland Bagpipes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Theory
Learning the Great Highland Bagpipes is a tool to help guide you step by step in the process of learning the Practice chanter, then eventually the full great highland bagpipes.
Tempting Beat
Series: Hearts of Metal. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,490. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Music » Heavy Metal
As his bandmates in Bleeding Vengeance start settling down, drummer Roderick Powell wonders if his sexy neighbor might be the cure for what ails him, but Gwen seems immune to all of Rod's charms.