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The Harper Call
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics
In the tradition of A Song of My Heart, The Harper Call is a collection of song lyrics and poems written over several years. Several were inspired from the Legends of Arria and Legends of Arria 2002 series, as well as an unpublished novel. The rest have ties to the writer’s life or the writer’s whimsy.
So You Wanna Be A Sound Guy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
This is a quick start, nuts and bolts, real world guide to being a sound guy/girl. This does not go deep into the science of sound or electronics. This book shows you how to set up and test the parts of a PA, mic a band, sound check them, and how to use the mixing board and other devices in the booth. It also contains a lot of advice on how to work with bands and how to run a show.
Conversations With My Dead Rock Star Best Friend
Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
After 20 years as bass player for Tom Petty, Howie took his role as 'Heartbreaker' too far, now he's dead. He was my best friend, I was devastated. Mercifully, he got back in touch the night of his funeral, which is excellent because I had a lot of questions, and he had to tell the truth, lest he be deported to the netherworld. Here lies a collection of conversations and memories, good and bad
Music for string Quartet
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 480. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Strings
19 original string quartets or duets. They are for two violins, viola and cello.
CheatSheet:Notes for Beginning Songwriters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting
"You want to share your emotions and connect with others through your most favorite form of art: Music. However, where do you begin?"
MisHits of the Sixties Volume 3 - The 'B' Sides
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This volume, third in the series, deals with ‘B’ sides which I think could easily have been released as ‘A’ sides. As in the two previous volumes, facts about these selections are given as well as personal experiences and observations. Among the tracks featured are some that are instantly recognisable, but others which may appear somewhat obscure. Give them a listen and see what YOU think.
Am021
Series: Audiation Magazine 2016. Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » International
January 2016 Issue 21 features eccentric band Kitten And The Hip talking talent shows, a look into the beauty of lyrics and we take a moment to be thankful in life.
The Commercial Composing Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Composition, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting
Learn how to write and compose music for commercials. Kill writer's block and find out how to see "The Matrix" as you become a power player in such a lucrative musical field. A must-have for every songwriter, instrumentalist, composer, and musician looking to get into commercials.
Money 4 Music
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,490. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
The secret to making money in the music industry as a commercial composer. Did you know you could get paid tens-of-thousands of dollars for writing only 30 seconds of simple music, and receive royalty checks every month for the rest of your life? All without having to go to school, or knowing how to read music. A must-have for every songwriter, instrumentalist, composer, and musician.
Me & U2 Around the World - Part 2 - North America 2009
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,960. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Cathal describes his dramatic time following the U2 360˚ tour through North America in the summer of 2009, from Chicago to Vancouver, through Boston, New York, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and every other city U2 visited in between.
Guitar Scales and Modes Trainer: Ionian Augmented Mode of the Harmonic Minor Scale
Series: Guitar Scales and Modes Trainer - Harmonic Minor Scale, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Exercises
Learn scales and modes the easy way. Now you can learn the Harmonic Minor scale one mode position at a time. The Ionian Augmented mode is the third mode of the scale. The complete series is designed to help you learn and memorize the Harmonic Minor scale and modes by focusing on each mode position individually, and gradually connecting them together to cover every position of the fret board.
A Escondidas
Price: Free! Words: 30,600. Language: Spanish. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Voice
¿Recuerdas los dorados años noventa? Fue una época increíble en muchos aspectos y lo fue especialmente para la radio. En aquellos tiempos Patrick D. Frutos dirigía el programa A Escondidas, en Onda Diez. Estas son sus transcripciones.
A Very Pagan Holiday Songbook: Songs, Chants and Parodies for Midwinter and The Year
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Folk
Just in time for the Winter Solstice! This is an enjoyable sing-along collection of original, alternative lyrics, with a Neopagan sensibility, set to many familiar holiday and folk tunes. Subjects range from stewardship of the Earth, to rollicking send-ups of over-played "store music" holiday songs. No music to read, just fun lyrics, and notation about what tunes they fit.
How Do I Make Sense of the Pipe Organ
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - General
The pipe organ has so many bells and whistles that I need to have these described. You will learn about the keyboards, the foot pedals and those other pedals, as well as those tabs and drawknobs.
When Swing Was King!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Appreciation
The author takes you on a journey from the minuet during the early days of our country’s birth, to the turn of century with the waltz through ragtime and blues into the explosion of the 1950’s with the birth of “rock-and-roll!”
Guitar Scales and Modes Trainer: Locrian #6 Mode of the Harmonic Minor Scale
Series: Guitar Scales and Modes Trainer - Harmonic Minor Scale, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Exercises
Learn scales and modes the easy way. Now you can learn the Harmonic Minor scale one mode position at a time. The Locrian #6 mode is the second mode of the scale. The complete series is designed to help you learn and memorize the Harmonic Minor scale and modes by focusing on each mode position individually, and gradually connecting them together to cover every position of the fret board.
California Dreaming: The LA Music Scene and the 60s
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,250. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
In this book, Andrew Hickey takes a look at the LA pop music scene of the 60s through the lens of its greatest records, looking at the interconnections between seemingly disparate bands and performers. Discover the song Davy Jones of the Monkees wrote about Captain Beefheart, or the member of the Mothers of Invention who named Buffalo Springfield and wrote songs for the Beach Boys.
Coffehouse Jazz: Third Cup: Coffee to Go! Create the Ultimate Jazz Holiday Playlist with 101 Instrumental Classics!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz, Nonfiction » Music » Genres & styles / general
Author, and jazz fan, Steve Akley helps you create the ultimate holiday jazz playlist. Whether you are looking a jazz fan looking to compare or contrast your list to Steve’s, or you are looking at starting a musical playlist of your own, Coffehouse Jazz: Third Cup: Coffee to Go! is a great resource to get started.
Am020
Series: Audiation Magazine 2015. Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » International
December 2015 Issue 20 features a deeper look into how music gives hope and helps the mind. New music from Oggie & MaHA Rocks. Plus a review on new music TV show.
Guitar Scales and Modes Trainer: Dorian #4 Mode of the Harmonic Minor Scale
Series: Guitar Scales and Modes Trainer - Harmonic Minor Scale, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Exercises
Learn scales and modes the easy way. Now you can learn the Harmonic Minor scale one mode position at a time. The Dorian #4 mode is the fourth mode of the scale. The complete series is designed to help you learn and memorize the Harmonic Minor scale and modes by focusing on each mode position individually, and gradually connecting them together to cover every position of the fret board.