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Jelly's Last Jam
Jelly's Last Jam
Paperback      ISBN: 1559360690
Dramatizes the life of Jelly Roll Morton, pianist, composer, and self-proclaimed inventor of jazz
Advanced Techniques for Film Scoring/Book and Compact Disc
Advanced Techniques for Film Scoring/Book and Compact Disc
Paperback      ISBN: 0882844474
Earle Hagen has written an excellent sequel to his sensational best-seller Scoring for Films providing composers with additional advice regarding more advanced scoring techniques for film orchestration.
Piano Chord Dictionary
Piano Chord Dictionary
Paperback      ISBN: 0882841548
This Handy Guide shows the notation, fingering and keyboard diagrams for all the important chords used in modern popular music. Only the most practical position of each chord is shown. Two bass notes are given for each chord. Major, minor, diminished, augmented, sixth chords, seventh chords, ninth chords, eleventh chords and thirteenth chords are clearly shown. Includes a chord chart and major scale chart.
The Beatles Complete
The Beatles Complete
by Beatles
Paperback      ISBN: 088188913x
A two-volume collection of the complete works of the Beatles, from A to Z! Truly a collector's item. Volume 1: 103 songs from A-I, including: All My Loving * All You Need Is Love * And I Love Her * Back In The U.S.S.R. * Blackbird * Can't Buy Me Love * Come Together * A Day In The Life * Day Tripper * Do You Want To Know A Secret? * Drive My Car * Eleanor Rigby * The Fool On The Hill * Getting Better * Got To Get You Into My Life * Hello, Goodbye * Here Comes The Sun * Here There and Everywhere * I Feel Fine * I Want To Hold Your Hand * I'm A Loser * I've Just Seen A Face.
Moment's Notice: Jazz in Poetry & Prose
Moment's Notice
Jazz in Poetry & Prose
Paperback      ISBN: 1566890012
Gathers poems and prose selections about jazz by Langston Hughes, Eudora Welty, Julio Cortazar, Jack Kerouac, James Baldwin, Frank O'Hara, Gregory Corso, Amiri Baraka, Ishmael Reed, and Ntozake Shange
City of Angels
City of Angels
Paperback      ISBN: 1557830819
The script to the Tony winning music featuring a book by Larry Gelbart, music by Cy Coleman, and lyrics by David Zippel. The book also includes an introduction by Larry Gelbart, illustrations by Al Hirschfeld, production photographs, and original costume designs. Paperback
Camelot
Camelot
Paperback      ISBN: 0881880647
Seven vocal selections from Lerner and Loewe's Broadway musical, including: Camelot * Follow Me * How to Handle a Woman * I Loved You Once in Silence * If Ever I Would Leave You * The Lusty Month of May * The Simple Joys of Maidenhood.
Herman Klein and the Gramophone: Being a Series of Essays on the Bel Canto
Herman Klein and the Gramophone
Being a Series of Essays on the Bel Canto
Hardcover      ISBN: 0931340187
From Klein's comments on early recordings that remain available today, the reader can get a glimpse of what legendary singers such as Patti and Lind sounded like more than a century ago. The essays of Herman Klein that appeared in The Gramophone from 1924 until 1934 are indispensable sources of information on the singers of the Golden Age.
Songs of Zion
Songs of Zion
Paperback      ISBN: 0687391210
Features gospels, spirituals, ethnic benedictions, chants, and songs from the African-American Liberation that reflect black heritage and traditions and the contemporary black experience. *Accompanist's Edition.
Patterns for Jazz: Bass Clef
Patterns for Jazz
Bass Clef
Paperback      ISBN: 0769230172
Patterns for Jazz stands as a monument among jazz educational materials. Condensed charts and pertinent explanations are conveniently inserted throughout the book to give greater clarity to the application of more than 400 patterns built on chords and scales -- from simple (major) to complex (lydian augmented scales).