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Spillville
Spillville
Paperback      ISBN: 0915943174
Mingus/Mingus: Two Memoirs
Mingus/Mingus
Two Memoirs
Paperback      ISBN: 0879101490
Two friends of the late jazz musician and composer relate their memories of him as their guide in the flamboyent literary art world of the Eisenhower/Kennedy era, and as an abiding presence in their lives
Successful Lyric Writing: A Step-By-Step Course and Workbook
Successful Lyric Writing
A Step-By-Step Course and Workbook
Paperback      ISBN: 0898792835
Covers structure, viewpoint, voice, rhythm, rhyme, and setting, identifies common song writing problems, and provides writing assignments
The Great Pianists
The Great Pianists
Paperback      ISBN: 0671638378
Surveys the careers and personalities of the great pianists from Clementi and Mozart to the present day
Small Change: A Life of Tom Waits
Small Change
A Life of Tom Waits
Paperback      ISBN: 0312045824
Traces the life and career of Tom Waits, who writes about those down on their luck, looks at his major albums, and describes his work as a motion picture actor
The Magic Flute Unveiled: Esoteric Symbolism in Mozart's Masonic Opera : An Interpretation of the Libretto and the Music
The Magic Flute Unveiled
Esoteric Symbolism in Mozart's Masonic Opera : An Interpretation of the Libretto and the Music
Paperback      ISBN: 089281358x
Chailley, a professor of music history at the Sorbonne, reveals the coherence of the opera and the hidden significance of its characters and situations. The author relates each of these elements to the esoteric tradition from which they emanate and to Mozart's own involvement with the Masonic brotherhood.
Mel Bay Presents Complete Book of Wedding Music for Flute or Violin
Mel Bay Presents Complete Book of Wedding Music for Flute or Violin
Paperback      ISBN: 0871667576
Ain't Misbehavin': The Story of Fats Waller
Ain't Misbehavin'
The Story of Fats Waller
Paperback      ISBN: 0306800152
Profiles the great jazz pianist and composer, providing a discography and describing Waller's role in introducing the world to the musical culture of Harlem
Incredible Chord Finder
Incredible Chord Finder
Paperback      ISBN: 0881881406
A complete guide diagramming over 1,000 guitar chords in their most common voicings. The book is arranged chromatically and each chord is illustrated in three ways for three levels of difficulty: the easiest form of the chords for the beginner and the more difficult versions for the intermediate and advanced players. Note names of each string are indicated on each chord diagram to let the player know what notes are being played in the chord.
Dylan: A Biography
Dylan
A Biography
Paperback      ISBN: 0393307697
Looks beyond the myths surrounding Dylan to chronicle his transformation from a middle-class Jewish boy from Minnesota to a musical superstar and pop culture icon