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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.
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: 860. 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!
Bad Girls And The Musicians Who Loved Them
Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Bad Girls And The Musicians Who Loved Them is a book of poetry that gets its inspiration from the classic rock and roll lifestyle.Drawing ambiance from the likes of Nirvana, The Doors, Jimmy Hendrix,the Brit rock lifestyle and other concepts and theories, to bring forth a poetic montage of the bright, dark,quiet and light, moments, experienced by the artists who reigned as th gods of rock and roll
Storybook Advent Carols Collection Songbook
Series: Storybook Advent, Book 2. Price: $2.99 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.
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.
Follow Your Heart : John McLaughlin song by song - A Listener's Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,570. 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.
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.
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.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Antimony and How a White Wedding at the Hunger Games Had a Mocking Jay Nixon and Silent Bob Strike Back at Magical ME 23rd, Volume 51
Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 47. Price: Free! Words: 66,400. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
Volume 51 is a continuation of Volume 50. It covers news for 8/14 of 2014 to 8/16 of 2014. It does a Psychic Examination of the incident in Ferguson, Missouri using Psychic Forensic Analysis of the data. It also covers the theme of Madonna and the news articles pertaining to God that surfaced. There's also references to Harry Potter and the movie "Crazy, Stupid, Love."
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 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.
Playing "Help-Me" in the Style of Sonny Boy Williamson II
Price: $2.93 USD. Words: 3,420. 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.
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.
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
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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.
Automatic: Liner Notes from R.E.M.'s Automatic for the People
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Alternative
R.E.M. released the album "Automatic for the People" in 1992. I was 14. I was about to fall in love. My best friend was about to fall into a coma. I hadn't learned how to play air guitar yet, but I was about to. And every song on that album was screaming my name.
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.
Who Wrote The Book Of Love - Music Trivia (Beatles, Elvis & More)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Music Trivia Questions and Answers of the '50's, '60's and '70's. Interesting facts about your favorite pop rock artists, songs and record men including The Beatles and manager Brian Epstein, Lou Christie, Four Tops, Elvis, Sam Phillips and Sun Studio, Herman's Hermits, Sly and Family Stone and more. Take a trip down memory lane with photos, lyrics and more to stimulate the gray matter.
Justin Bieber
Series: JKBooks information books, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Children’s
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Want to know more about Justin Bieber? You came to the right place! Read on to find out more!
Bryan Adams: A Fretted Biography - The First Six Albums
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,020. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This detailed but accessible biography explores the meteoric recording career of Bryan Adams and his first six albums. Based on the book, of the same name that was first published in 1994, this lightly updated edition explores Adams’ early meteoric recording career, ‘ordinary guy’ persona, and unfolding political commitment.