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The Voice Revealed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2020 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Techniques
This book is about the craft of vocalising, with a particular reference to singing. Its aim is to give information, insight and inspiration ranging from the simple and practical through to the invisible and intangible.
Sankey’s Favorite Hymns and Songs
Price: Free! Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2020 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Religious - Christian, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
In 1906 Ira D. Sankey wrote the story of his life, and listed many of his favorite hymns and songs. This book contains a selection of sixty from Sankey’s favorites, together with his stories of how they came to be written and how they were used to bless many people. And they bring blessings today!
2019: Lyrics & Poems
Series: Lyrics & Poems. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics, Poetry » U.K. Poetry
A collection of over 90 poems and rhymes from 2019, written mainly as song lyrics, although many "poems" were also amongst the number authored. All song lyrics, for now at least, are completely missing a musical melody.
Musical Guide to Lizard by King Crimson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,250. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
An informative, insightful guide to the secret mechanics that power the mysterious music of King Crimson. It is generously illustrated with photographs and musical notation diagrams. This is a scholastic yet accessible work. Andrew Keeling's credentials as composer and academic are impeccable. He holds a PhD from the University of Manchester and has works published by Faber in UK and by PRB in US.
Boleros, Rancheras,Jazz y Blues, La Riqueza Cultural del Río Bravo
Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: Spanish. Published: September 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Blues, Nonfiction » Music » Blues
La frontera es el marco conceptual, mental, imaginario, sublime, perfecto, excelente, magnifico y maravilloso, donde han germinado, nacido y se han desarrollado algunos de los géneros musicales, que mas han permeado en los dos países, como el Blues, el Tex-Mex, el Western Swing, entre otros. La riqueza cultural del Río Bravo es colosal, formidable, extraordinaria y excepcional. Juan Ávila
The Rock 'n' Roll Archives, Volume Five: Rockin' 'round the World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Archives is a series collecting vintage artist interviews and record reviews from the archives of award-winning rock critic and music historian Rev. Keith A. Gordon. The theme of Volume Five of The Rock ‘n’ Roll Archives is "Rockin' 'round the World," the book featuring interviews with musicians from Australia and Canada as well as the U.S. and Great Britain.
The Operas of Richard Wagner Vernacularized into American
Price: Free! Words: 107,010. Language: American English. Published: August 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Opera
This is a vernaularization of all of Wagner's 13 operas into a language the average American can easily understand. A massive number of repetitions have been deleted as well as countless useless adjectives.
Be Still My Soul: Soothing Hymn Meditations
Series: Spiritual Growth. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional, Nonfiction » Music » Religious - Hymns
“Be Still My Soul: Soothing Hymn Meditations” is designed to provide you with comforting lyrics and meditations from soothing hymns for when you need to be cradled in God’s arms. Each meditation contains the lyrics to the hymn, draws you to find your place of soothing calm, and shares a bit of information about the author or the composer.
Mexicans Guitarreros: Los Maestros Del Blues
Price: Free! Words: 41,910. Language: Spanish. Published: July 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Blues, Nonfiction » Music » Latin
Una narrativa histórica de las grandes aportaciones de la cultura mexicana al desarrollo del Blues desde el Pre-blues del siglo XIX hasta el Blues Eléctrico del siglo XX
Richard Wagner's Der Ring Des Nebelungen Vernacularized into American
Price: Free! Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Opera
This is both a precise and the libretti of Wagner's four ring operas in simple to read and understand American English.
The Days of Guns, & Raz's
Price: Free! Words: 121,260. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Heavy Metal
"A rollicking account of a paralyzed Gen Xer coming of age in the oft-times sordid Hollywood rock scene of the mid '80s, "The Days of Guns, And Raz's" is a treasure trove of little-known anecdotes from the formative days of Guns N' Roses, LA Guns and other Hollywood hard-rock and heavy metal luminaries. Related in a wry, cynical voice, Raz Cue's memorable memoir is ESSENTIAL reading."
Forever Changing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Dave’s third book continues his musical story, starting in 1987 when he moved back to Northamptonshire after three years in Somerset. In 1990 he became a Christian and within a few years had recorded his first album of self penned songs. Between 1994 and 2005 he released seven albums of mostly original material. Dave and his wife Sue took part in numerous Christian festivals and events including p
Too Young For Rock And Roll
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,650. Language: British English. Published: April 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Music » Alternative
The first volume of Dave's musical story starts in Cornwall in the 1950s. He spent his teenage years in and around Ladbroke Grove, the epicentre of the Counter Culture and Underground music scene. He learned to play guitar and spent the next few years learning how to make music, playing everything from pop, rock, country, jazz and folk music and going to gigs.
WildScreW: A Graphical Revelation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,110. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics
Documentation of the various trials and tribulations which led to the WildScreW band name logo, the CD cover and booklet art and even the graffito tag which also adorns this eBOOK's cover illustration.
Los palos
Price: Free! Words: 47,270. Language: Spanish. Published: March 4, 2019 by Runa Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Folk, Nonfiction » Music » World music
Presentamos en este volumen un panorama de los diferentes palos, poniéndolos en su contexto histórico y humano, con el objetivo de que este trabajo ayude a los aficionados noveles a entender el flamenco desde sus raíces, y a los veteranos a que conozcan algo de su historia.
2011 & Earlier: Lyrics & Poems
Series: Lyrics & Poems. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,580. Language: British English. Published: March 2, 2019. Categories: Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics
Three of the 2016 WildScreW CD songs date from 2011 and before but truthfully, back in 2011, I was cutting my teeth with song lyric writing and none of the many other efforts were to find themselves selected for ALPHAs. Several of the rhymes were sent to the Great American Song Contest for appraisal and the results can be found later in this book.
Greatest Hits: An Anthology in Four Volumes
Price: Free! Words: 93,310. Language: American English. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Games
Greatest Hits is a collection of essays that dissect and satirize every angle of the pop culture universe: film & television, animation & live-action, music and hi-fi audio, video games, politics & life. Writer and artist Daniel Thomas MacInnes delivers his signature style of sharp wit, biting sarcasm, warm nostalgia, and the search for the cultural threads that bring us all together.
Close Enough For Jazz~ Out of Step with Sgt Protzinger's Flying Beer-hall Brass Band and Noise Machine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,240. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Military & Marches
The Kitzingen Area Band was once called "a pustulent excrescence on the rigid rump of military propriety." A sax player explained: "That means we're a pimple on the Army's ass." Stationed in Bavaria in 1960, our behavior was less sternly military than wacky frat-house. So read on and find out why we were referred to post-wide as "The Fucking Band," a name that we bore with a sneaking pride.
Undiscovered Dinosaur: Adventures with Rock Legends of the 60s, 70s and 80s
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,920. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2018 by Canopic Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
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From the late 1960s until the late 1980s, American expatriate Mick Lee was a working musician in the United Kingdom and other European ports. Lee’s career development led to friendships and associations—and sometimes ‘adventures’—with an assortment of musicians and other characters within the music business, including Gladys Knight, Sheryl Crow, Sting, and even a couple of lads from Liverpool.
Tales from a Wizard: The Oral History of Walpurgis: The Band Behind Phantom's Divine Comedy: Part 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,340. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Music » Heavy Metal
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Tales from a Wizard: The Oral History of Walpurgis recreates the tales of the band behind the ethereal and mysterious The Divine Comedy—an album known to the world as Phantom’s Divine Comedy: Part 1.