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Look What I Did! Creating The Privileges
Price: Free! Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
A young girl adopts an abandoned ukulele and her life is transformed. Years later, she lives a quiet librarian-by-day/noisy musician-by-night schedule.
Guitar Odyssey
Series: Guitar Odyssey, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,860. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Entertaining and inspiring, Guitar Odyssey is the day-to-day journal of amateur guitarist Michael Rays as he attempts to learn the guitar solo on Deep Purple’s “Highway Star.” Michael dives right in, blissfully unaware the project will take him two years. It's a book for 1) guitarists of any caliber; 2) rock music lovers; and 3) fans of persistence and patience.
Miracle Baby
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books, Nonfiction » Music » Religious - Gospel
Sheet music. Uplifting pop song about the miracle of childbirth. Suitable for a female singer over, say, 30; preferably a mother herself. It'd maybe sound nice sung by a gospel choir? This song is free to perform for fundraising for your school, church or not-for-profit community choir. You need to contact me if you have commercial aspirations.
Eko
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Portuguese poetry, Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics
Tiu estas libro pri poezio kiel muzikon, kiam ajn oni volas legi ĝin denove, ĉu kiam ni estas malĝojaj, feliĉa, en festoj aŭ simple vidadoj. La propono estas alporti ĉiuj pli proksimaj al poezio, lumo kaj agrablan vojon en cifereca formato.
Songwriting on a Shoestring: Writing, Producing and Promoting Your Own Songs
You set the price! Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2010. Categories: 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!
Time is an Instrument Song Lyrics
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2010. Categories: 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!
Am012
Series: Audiation Magazine 2015. Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » International
April 2015 Issue 12 features exclusive in-depth discussions with Neev, MC Vapour and Lauren Neko. Get set for Tomorrowland with the new EP from Josh Lasden, Mon Frere and Saytek take Dance music to the live crowds.
Triptych
Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Classical
UPDATED 10th August, 2012: now engraved using LilyPond; *and* all parts now downloadable separately (see book for hyperlinks). ---- Sheet music. Classical ensemble: piccolo, flute, Bb clarinet, violin, viola, cello and piano. Written in 1994 as music to accompany a short film about St. George the Martyr, Wolverton church. Free for non-commercial purposes.
De Belgische Folkrevival - Constructie en Deconstructie
Price: Free! Words: 17,730. Language: Dutch. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Folk, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This book (in Dutch) is about the Belgian Folk Revival after WW II, it's history, construction and decontruction. For the moment only the first part about folksongs is available. Two more parts about folk instruments and folkdancing will follow later.
Little Satchmo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,150. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 and represented by Victoria Sanders. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
To the world, Louis Armstrong is a symbol of musical genius, unparalleled success and unassailable character. To Sharon Preston Folta, he was, simply, Dad. Folta is the product of a long affair between the married musician, and the vaudeville dancer Lucille Preston. Little Satchmo is an extraordinary tale of identity, loss, and one daughter’s ultimate search for truth—and her father’s love.
Guitar Works Beginner Builds
Series: Guitar Works. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,090. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014 by independAntwriters Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Vocational, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
This guide can help you to learn how to build your own custom guitar. This guide starts out with two beginner builds, An SG body and an LP body. Start to finish, follow the progress as the guitars both start as bodies and progress to finished, custom guitars. Work includes, scale changes, bridge installation, neck mounting, wiring and more... Color photos.
Storybook Advent Carols Collection Songbook
Series: Storybook Advent, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Categories: 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.
Barre Chords Unlocked
Series: Inglis Academy: Keys to Guitar. Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Peter Inglis. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques
Master barre chords on the guitar easily and without strain.
Justin Bieber
Series: JKBooks information books, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Children’s
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Want to know more about Justin Bieber? You came to the right place! Read on to find out more!
Playing "Help-Me" in the Style of Sonny Boy Williamson II
Price: $2.93 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Blues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Sheet music
One of the greatest blue songs ever written is "Help me" by Rice Miller (the second Sonny Boy). Playing “Help-Me” in the Style of Sonny Boy Williamson II is a step by step, note for note analysis of some of Sonny Boy's Signature Riffs. Clear, easy to read tab graphics are used to show how he plays the song, along with expert descriptions.
More Of What Ukulele Players Really Want To Know
Series: "What Ukulele Players" guidebooks, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Barry Maz returns with a follow up to the bestselling ukulele handbook with more answers that ukulele beginners really want to know. With 22 brand new sections, the follow up is aimed at players who have grasped the basics and are looking to develop their playing.
NaS Lost: A Tribute to the Little Homey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
NaS Lost is the Nas book only Byron Crawford could write, and not just due to literacy issues in the hip-hop community. Billed as a tribute to the little homey, it is in fact a tribute, but not in the way that an article in XXL magazine is a tribute to a rapper. NaS Lost considers the artist's career in its totality, from its amazing highs to its crushing lows -- and some of everything in between.
The Complete What Ukulele Players Really Want To Know
Series: "What Ukulele Players" guidebooks, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,470. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - General, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - General
(5.00 from 1 review)
NOW TOGETHER IN ONE VOLUME! Bringing together the ukulele beginners bestsellers What Ukulele Players Really Want To Know and More Of What Ukulele Players Really Want To Know, Barry Maz returns with a handy omnibus edition! With over 50 chapters of advice, this is the Complete guidance for new players
Follow Your Heart : John McLaughlin Song By Song - A Listener's Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,550. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
This eBook text version of Follow Your Heart takes you on a fascinating journey of the music of John McLaughlin -- song by song. The tour guide is Walter Kolosky, author of the award winning Power, Passion and Beauty: The Story of the Legendary Mahavishnu Orchestra. He is aided by a foreword written by Chick Corea, expert musicologists and exclusive insights from John McLaughlin himself.
The Rise and Fall of The Clash
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,100. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013 by Thin Man Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk
In 1983, at the height of their fame, punk band The Clash simply disintegrated. This is the full story of what really happened, as told to film-maker Danny Garcia by members of the band and those who knew them. The book contains the story of Garcia’s odyssey to the eye of rock ‘n’ roll’s most tumultuous tornado, the complete script of the resulting film, and some previously unpublished photos.