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How to Fail in the Music Business: Or Succeed If You'd Rather
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,760. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013 by Rhythm Rascal Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
(5.00 from 1 review)
An industry insider with decades of experience tells how to avoid the pitfalls that send almost all of music industry newcomers running back home. "How to Fail" is loaded with practical advice, along with soulful insights to the heart of the business.
Justin Bieber
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Series: JKBooks information books, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: 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!
Plug In And Play: Guitar!
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Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
(5.00 from 1 review)
As the title suggests it's plug in and play- no messing about. Any guitar will do, electric, acoustic, classical so long as its got some frets and strings! Pick Grip, Tuning, Strumming, Chords and Songs. All you need to get going. Each example also has a free online video demo, so you can really see what's going on.
Waving, Not Drowning
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,920. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Classical
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Waving, Not Drowning is a mercifully short book comprising the last and definitive thoughts of the great and under-appreciated Maestro Barrington Orwell, as told to his colleague and friend Lev Parikian. Part biography, part conducting manual, Waving Not Drowning acts as a compendium for the aspiring conductor as well as startling insight into life on the podium.
Rough Mix
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Johnette Napolitano was born in Hollywood, California and has toured the world as the main voice and bassist of the Los Angeles rock band Concrete Blonde. A respected and prolific songwriter and recording artist, Napolitano is also a gallery artist and has studied art in Mata Ortiz, Mexico and Flamenco in Spain.
Guitar and Harmonica Method
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
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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
The Art of the Soundcheck
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,850. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
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The long awaited handbook for surviving in the audio production business. Mandatory reading for anyone planing a career in sound for studio or stage. M. Erik Matlock shares a wealth of wisdom earned over 20 years in audio production. He is a veteran of church, studio, stage, touring, theater, concert, corporate and installation sound.
Time Signatures: Finite to Infinity
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music theory and composition
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Finally! An easy to follow explanation of odd-even time-signatures and rhythm theory. Learn to easily jam and play music comfortably within any odd or even time signature. This is what they didn't teach you in music-theory classes. Discover more than 18 quintillion unique and different (modern music) song-beat structures. This knowledge will change the face of modern music styles.
Through the Eyes and Ears of a Child: Vivaldi's 4 Seasons
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Price: Free! Words: 200. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Music / Classical
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This eBook covers the topic of Antonio Vivaldi's Four Seasons and all of the creative ways he represented the four seasons through music. Children explored Vivaldi's intent in each movement of each season and set their writing to beautiful illustrations. We hope you enjoy and learn a thing or two about this amazing piece of music!
Merlin’s Guide to the Merlin: Ten Fun Songs for Seagull Merlin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
(5.00 from 1 review)
Merlin’s Guide to the Merlin: Ten Fun Songs for Seagull Merlin is a unique learning resource that promises a deeper understanding and love of music. Sheet music and Tablature for Seagull Merlin.
What Ukulele Players Really Want To Know
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Series: "What Ukulele Players" guidebooks, Book 1. Price: $4.69 USD. Words: 24,580. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Musical instruments
(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 Rock and Roll Times - Music Industry Bible
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,380. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The Rock and Roll Times- Music Industry Bible's aim is to show bands how they can do it for themselves. From recording their CD, to PRS and Publishing, to getting a Manager, Touring, Press and Publicity, Merchandise, How to set up their own Record Label amongst other chapters on all aspects of the music industry. This is a music industry guide for the New Music Business.
Behind the Board:My Life with Rock and Roll Legends
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,400. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The true story of a kid from Kansas whose love of music brought him working side by side with rock and roll's biggest names. From John Lennon, Pink Floyd, Steely Dan, Fleetwood Mac & others, Galen Senogles has worked with the biggest names on some of rock and roll's must beloved classic albums. For the first time, he sets the record straight on rock and roll's most enduring stories and rumors.
Stealing Fire
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 119,360. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Drake Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
HOW DO YOU RECOGNIZE YOUR SOUL MATE? When Beau and Amanda meet in a late night phone conversation over the hotel’s switchboard, it is the beginning of something neither has ever found—a situation that will bring them unexpected success, untold joy, and piercing heartache… until they learn that some connections, however improbable, are meant to last forever.
Guitar Odyssey
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Series: Guitar Odyssey, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,860. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
(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.
The 20 Crucial Compositions of Anton Bruckner
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,200. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Classical
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this book, Alonso Delarte chooses 20 crucial compositions by Anton Bruckner and explains why they are fundamental to understanding Bruckner.
Clair de Lune Pure sheet music for piano and soprano saxophone by Claude Debussy arranged by Lars Christian Lundholm
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 140. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
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Clair de Lune Pure sheet music for piano and soprano saxophone by Claude-Achille Debussy arranged by Lars Christian Lundholm. Clair de Lune from Suite bergamasque is one of the most famous piano suites by the composer. As the 3rd movement from the suite opus number CD 82, L.75 Debussy commenced it in 1890 at age 28, but he did not finish or publish it until 1905 - Score and part
Secrets of the Guitar - How to play the Blues scale in E (minor)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
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Learn how to play the blues scale in E minor. Learn all the blues scale patterns on different positions on the neck, and how to switch from one position to another fast. - The guitar neck explained - I - IV - V explained - 12 bar blues explained - Blues scale in E explained - Different positions on the neck - Bending strings
Mama Joy's Rap Songs
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Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
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A collection of rap song lyrics and dance moves for children and adults, inspired by the Divine Truth teachings about God, Truth and Love.
Francisco Tárrega: The Story of Capricho Árabe
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Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Classical
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Francisco Tárrega: The Story of Capricho Árabe, is a brief look into guitarist/composer Francisco Tárrega and a study of performance practice of the piece.