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George Goodman's Harmonica Cheat Sheet
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Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory
George Goodman's Harmonica Cheat Sheet is a combination of three great tools to kick-start your harmonica playing, The Blues Harp Chart, Major Key Degrees of Scale, Circle Of Fourths And Fifths. Bottom line - pick the right key harmonica, learn the notes for chords in all 12 keys (chord tones make up the majority of notes in a melody), and understand playing in positions.
Working In The Music Industry
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Working in the Music Industry is a collection of straightforward advice on preparing for and entering careers in the music business. Author Edgar Struble draws upon his extensive experience as a nationally known music director in presenting the myriad opportunities available in the field. In addition, throughout the book there are interviews with folks who are successfully working in the business.
And The Band Broke Up
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 31,400. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Why should you read this book? To overcome the fact that we are not taught a common language for handling conflict. The result is the break-up of bands, abandonment of music projects, and loss of great art. This book will help you, artists and business people alike, spend less time being frustrated and more time being creative, artistic, and in harmony with everyone you work with in your career.
Musical Guide to In The Wake of Poseidon by King Crimson and McDonald and Giles by McDonald and Giles
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Series: Musical Guides to King Crimson, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Category: 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 Wake Of Poseidon".
Songwriting on a Shoestring: Writing, Producing and Promoting Your Own Songs
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You set the price! Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Songwriting on a Shoestring: Writing, Producing & Promoting Your Own Songs is written by a songwriter for songwriters wanting to produce good music without going broke. Mary Wheelan draws upon her experience in an effort to help songwriters save money while producing quality songs. Lots of people in the music industry will tell you how to spend money but this book may save you big bucks!
Additional Lyrics for Some Old Songs
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Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Folk
These are additional or replacement lyrics for a few old songs.
Foundamentals of Interpretation - Rudimento de Interpretación - Rudiments d'Interprétation - Rudimenti di Interpretazione
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Price: Free! Words: 42,790. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - General
A short and useful manual in English, French, Spanish and Italian dedicated to musical interpretation by Edoardo Catemario
Mama Joy's Rap Songs
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Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Music / Rap & Hip Hop
(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of rap song lyrics and dance moves for children and adults, inspired by the Divine Truth teachings about God, Truth and Love.
33 Christian Songs to Familiar Tunes
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Religious and spiritual music
FUN! EDUCATIONAL! MOVING! CHEAP? BIBLE STORIES & CHRISTIAN TOPICS set to familiar songs. PARODIES. For WORSHIP-SUNDAY SCHOOL-YOUTH GROUPS. Some Titles. You Believe Because You've Seen Me. His Disciple-Parody of Redneck Woman). On This Day of Wind and Flame- Pentecost Song. The Cover Was a Rolling Stone. Bananas for Jesus. Hole in the Roof. Reg. $2.95 but INTRO OFFER $1.50 enter code- WH69M
Hip Hop
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Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 6 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,030. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the early 1980s, I became the first reporter to travel to the South Bronx to document the origins of hip hop and this book remains the most authentic portrait of the first generation. It was recently updated with never-before-seen photos and illustrations.
Super Drum Tips Handbook: For Drummers Who Are Serious About Music, Drums & Percussion
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Price: Free! Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Percussion
Stop making the same mistakes that millions of drummers are making that leave them frustrated with their music! No technical "how to" drum lessons are discussed here! What we will be discussing are the mental aspects of playing percussion, and how to be the absolute best drummer you can be!
Write Your Own Damn Book
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,310. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Memoir of Steve ST Wishnevsky, maker of Wishbass musical instruments, author of the first biography of General Courtney Hodges, and the cult classic "How the Hippies Ruin't Hillbilly Music." He lived through the hippie acid days, the Great Folk Scare and the Old Time String Band Revival, as well as many other floods and eddies of the counter culture. Contains valuable information on sobriety
33 Days: Touring In A Van. Sleeping On Floors. Chasing A Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Alternative
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This coming of age memoir follows an indie rock band's first tour by van across the U.S. and Canada. No roadies, no soundmen - all they have is their music and each other's friendship. It's a now or never moment-take a shot at your dream or regret it for the rest of your life. They set out on the road to discovery to drink in all they could and maybe sell a few records. They grew up instead.
The Music teacher's Manual, how to make money teaching music
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 31,450. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Students are everywhere and The Music Teacher's Manual will show you how to find them, keep them, and develop them into fine musicians...and you will make money doing it !!! The Music Teacher's Manual will help you understand the entire process of teaching…from how to get your first student, to writing and even publishing your own method book. 
Me and Tommy Lee
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Price: Free! Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
For one blazing night, a timid Caribbean good girl swaps her good Sunday church dress and preference for tasteful tunes for low necklines, slutty heels, and raging heavy metal. From the masses to the mayhem, she’ll never be the same.
Finding Fela: My Strange Journey to Meet the AfroBeat King in Lagos [1983]
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » World music
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"Finding Fela" is my personal memoir of a journey to Lagos, Nigeria, to film the legendary African musician Fela Kuti. As a white man from Chicago, I experienced extreme culture shock and even got arrested and jailed. Eventually, I lived near Fela's commune, talked with him, and saw him perform at his Lagos club, The Shrine. Now deceased, Fela was the focus of a recent Broadway musical Fela!
How I Learned To Play Guitar
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
A short book on how to learn to play guitar quickly based on the personal experiences of a self-taught guitarist of 10 years.
Storybook Advent Carols Collection Songbook
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Series: Storybook Advent, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
This is the companion Songbook to the Storybook Advent Carols Collections CDs, Volumes One and Two which feature the music of 20 Classic American and 20 Classic British Christmas Carols. This book includes the full lyrics, history and story behind the songs as well as a pictorial journey through the Holy Land and England in addition to several popular Christian citations.
Music Distribution: Selling Music In The New Entertainment Marketplace (Second Edition)
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 82,420. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
This "second edition" book is a comprehensive study of the music industry distribution system along with understanding the "new trends" of the music business. It has a "real" hands-on approach with current trends already in motion within the retail distribution systems. Included are music industry stats, trends and new innovative ways in selling your music through both digital and physical CDs.
Time is an Instrument Song Lyrics
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
Time is an Instrument, the new release from ascap singer-songwriter Wil Hinkson who presents the lyrics to the CD featuring the title track, and Empty Man (Unlearning), Coming Near (On the Horizon), Ocean of Dream(Awe) and more; all for iTunes compatible downloading at; timeisaninstrument.com; Chillout Rock-new Adult Contemporary music; listening with lyrics..you may just like it..check it out!