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Guitar Odyssey
By Michael Rays
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,740. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
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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.
Knowledge - The Urban Skillz Dictionary
By Sezai Coban
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,210. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by mach-mir-ein-ebook.de. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
What’s a ‘Swipe, Downrock or Scribble Foot’? Who was Rubberband Man and what did he contribute to the ‘Uprocking’ form of Urban Dance? From the outside looking in, Urban Dance and culture can seem like a big mystery, but the only thing you need to know to unlock the mystery is KNOWLEDGE. KNOWLEDGE: The Urban Skillz Dictionary is packed full of explanations, definitions and background information.
Beatles Hamburg A Tour Guide To Beatles Sites in Hamburg
By Mark A Schneegurt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Beatles Hamburg features every venue in which any member of the Beatles played or recorded from 1961 to today, with many of the places they stayed and frequented. Detailed directions by train or by car, images of each Beatles site, clear maps marking exact locations, and connection to Beatles history. Explore the Beatles by Exploring Hamburg with Beatles Hamburg!
250 Music Anecdotes
By David Bruce
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 40,590. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
This book contains 250 music anecdotes, including this one: Marian Anderson was a famous singer of opera and African-American spirituals. Occasionally, someone would tell her that they would do anything to be able to sing like her. She would smile and then ask, “Would you practice eight hours a day?”
Becoming a Great Sight-Reader–or Not! Learn From My Quest for Piano Sight-Reading Nirvana
By Al Macy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Piano & Keyboard
Author Al Macy spent six years sight-reading piano almost every day in his quest to become a great sight-reader. Follow along to find out what works and what doesn't. The book answers your questions: Should I hire a teacher? How long should I practice each day? Will I inevitably improve if I just do a lot of reading? How can I find enough practice music? How far ahead should I look?
La musica. Significado y funcion
By LD Books - Lectorum
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music reference
En las paginas de este libro, el autor, musico y musicologo, se plantea preguntas tan elementales como: Que es la musica?. Para que sirve?. Las respuestas no atienden a las definiciones clasicas de un diccionario, el autor procura llegar a las esencias de la sustancia sonora, humana y divina, material y trascendente.
Learn To Play The Piano: A Beginners Guide
By Michael Shaw
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Piano & Keyboard
This book is aimed specifically at beginners who want to learn to play a keyboard instrument, this can be piano, electronic keyboard and electric organ. Since every piano keyboard player has had to learn what’s in this book, it made sense to create a book that’s easy to follow and can easily be shared.
Bob Marley Biography and Quotes
By Nikol Vega, Sr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This is a ebook with the Biography and Quotes of Bob Marley with the full biography
Never Stop - I Rolling Stones oltre i confini del tempo
By Massimo Del Papa
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,890. Language: Italian. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Perché i Rolling Stones sono eterni? Perché niente riesce a fermarli? Questo ebook ripercorre in particolare gli anni 10 del Terzo Millennio, quelli del cinquantenario "e oltre": anni di apparente rilassamento, in realtà gravidi di successi, pericoli, tragedie. Come sempre. Ma nel segno di una grandeur ormai smisurata, che ha inghiottito anche il mito e non consente stop. Fino alla fine del tempo.
Le Solfège de Poche
By Myriam Birger
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: French. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - General
Le Solfège de Poche est spécialement dédié aux enfants et aux débutants ainsi qu’à tous ceux qui souhaitent avoir un manuel pratique contenant les principes de base indispensables en solfège et disponible à tout moment. Un doute? Un oubli ? Qu'à cela ne tienne! Votre Le Solfège de Poche est là pour répondre à vos questions. Ce guide vous sera d'une aide précieuse .Ne vous en privez pas !
Aftershock
By Desiree Holt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The band was hot. Rick Trajean was hotter. And Sydney Alexander knew from the moment they met she was in danger of getting badly burned. As she drove the publicity machine for Lightnin’ the heat between them threatened to consume them. Would it be able to withstand both the success of the band and an attack from an unexpected source?
The Ocean That Only Begins: The Incredible String Band for Newcomers
By Norman Lamont
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Folk
The Incredible String Band can seem a little, well, strange to the uninitiated listener. Songs that leap from one genre to another in the course of two lines, long mystical poems and schoolboy humour, wayward harmonies and soundscapes beyond the wildest dreams of a synth. If you've ever wondered what they were all about and were just a bit curious - this little book is for you.
Ultimate Classic Rock
By Brian Westland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,830. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music reference
This book serves as a guide to the best rock music of the artists that emerged during the classic rock era from 1965-1985.
Psalms and Hymns Book 1: The Open Door
By Charmain Blanks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 900. Language: American English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Religious - Hymns
Musical phrases strung together to the glory and honor of Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior are presented here in Christian love.
Téléphone - au coeur de la vie
By Daniel Ichbiah
Price: $4.20 USD. Words: 87,650. Language: French. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Biographie exclusive du groupe Téléphone, réalisée à partir d'interviews des membres du groupe, et de leurs proches.
Gordon's Blues Guides, Volume One: Delta Blues
By Rev. Keith A. Gordon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
A quick and easy guide to the Delta blues style and artists with recommended albums.
Variaciones y Exégesis Sobre Temas Musicales - Lo que nunca se había escrito sobre Blues y Rock
By Juan Avila
Price: Free! Words: 56,580. Language: Spanish. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
Juan Ávila, gran personaje del mundo del blues en México, relata datos y hechos poco conocidos o ya olvidados, que van desde el gran Robert Johnson; pasando por las diversas culturas que impulsan el blues por el sur de Estados Unidos y el norte de México, hasta la aparición del rock.
A Brief History of Jazz Rock
By Mike Baron
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,510. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
Author Mike Baron explores the history of this music fusion, its rise and fall in popularity. He offers highlights—and his own unique insights from a front-row seat in jazz rock—into what made the era so special.
Blues Chord Buster
By Rick Payne
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
Learn to play essential chords for blues guitar.
15 MORE Strategies for Practicing with Young Musicians
By Danielle Gomez
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - General
There are two sides to a young child’s musical development. One side involves the actual activities that are done during the practice. The other side to practicing is mental development. The purpose of this booklet is to present fifteen different strategies or adjustments you can make to your at-home practice in order to make the whole process smoother. This manual is approximately 5,300 words