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Blue Note: Album Cover Art
Blue Note
Album Cover Art
Paperback      ISBN: 0811836886
Depicts nearly four hundred legendary album covers from the 1950s through the 1990s for jazz recordings on the Blue Note record label, featuring such performers as Sonny Rollins, Stanley Turrentine, Ornette Coleman, and Bobby Hutcherson. Original.
The Erotic Muse: American Bawdy Songs
The Erotic Muse
American Bawdy Songs
Hardcover      ISBN: 0252017811
The World of Djs and the Turntable Culture
The World of Djs and the Turntable Culture
Paperback      ISBN: 0634058339
Unlike many professions, DJing lacks textbooks and field guides--that is, until author and musician Souvignier saw the need to describe what he calls this "disruptive tradition" at the nuts-and-bolts level. He combines interviews with leading DJs with chapters on understanding music, operating turntables, mixers and effects, and handling computer D
The Encyclopedia of Country Music: The Ultimate Guide to the Music
The Encyclopedia of Country Music
The Ultimate Guide to the Music
Hardcover      ISBN: 0195116712
Compiled by the Country Music Foundation and accompanied by a foreword by singer Emmylou Harris, an up-to-date, entertaining, and authoritative encyclopedia of American country music contains almost 1,300 articles and hundreds of color photographs. 25,000 first printing. UP.
The Norton Anthology of Western Music: Classic to Modern
The Norton Anthology of Western Music
Classic to Modern
4th Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0393976912
Offers an historical selection of Gregorian chant, opera, chamber, orchestral, and choral music by composers from ancient and medieval times to Vivaldi, Bach, Handel, Beethoven, Haydn, Mozart, Debussy, Stravinsky, Copeland, and Britten.
To Learn With Love: A Companion for Suzuki Parents
To Learn With Love
A Companion for Suzuki Parents
Paperback      ISBN: 0874876060
Practice, motivation, learning, nutrition, competition and family lifestyles are a few of the topics discussed by these experienced teachers, performers, and parents. Treasured as a handbook by many Suzuki parents!
Opera Anecdotes
Opera Anecdotes
Paperback      ISBN: 0195056612
An anthology of backstage stories give a revealing insider's view of the lives of opera's greatest stars and the glorious pageantry they create on stage
Opera 101: A Complete Guide to Learning and Loving Opera
Opera 101
A Complete Guide to Learning and Loving Opera
Paperback      ISBN: 0786880252
Explains how to develop an appreciation for opera by furnishing a concise history of opera, a glossary of terms, a list of books and recordings, a listener's guide to key operatic works, and advice on attending a performance
Essential Dictionary of Music Notation: The Most Practical and Concise Source for Music Notation
Essential Dictionary of Music Notation
The Most Practical and Concise Source for Music Notation
Paperback      ISBN: 0882847309
This pocket-sized dictionary presents current and correct notation practices in an easy-to-use format. Generously illustrated and concise, this book is essential to any musician looking for a handy reference for the correct notation of music. A most welcome and beneficial source for every musician, whether using a pencil or a computer.
Encyclopedia of Reading Rhythms
Encyclopedia of Reading Rhythms
Paperback      ISBN: 0793573793
A comprehensive guide to: notes, rests, counting, subdividing, time signatures, triplets, ties, dotted notes and rests, cut time, compound time, swing, shuffle, rhythm studies, counting systems, road maps and more! "Provides a Britannica-like benefit to players whose reading skills are underdeveloped or in need of a good polishing." - Rich Watson, Modern Drummer magazine