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A Change Is Gonna Come: Music, Race & the Soul of America
A Change Is Gonna Come
Music, Race & the Soul of America
Paperback      ISBN: 0452280656
Explores the relationship between African-American popular music and American culture through a review of artists' music from the pre-Civil Rights Movement era through today's "gangsta" rap. Original. 15,000 first printing.
Spanish Children's Songs, Solo: Elementary Solo Piano, 12 Favorites to Play and Sing
Spanish Children's Songs, Solo
Elementary Solo Piano, 12 Favorites to Play and Sing
Paperback      ISBN: 0769254500
This charming book contains twelve favorite Spanish folk melodies, arranged by a prominent piano teacher for young students at the elementary level. The lyrics are provided in both Spanish and English. It's great for lessons and recitals! Contains: A la Rueda Rueda (A Game Song) * Al ?nimo (A Game Song) * Ant?n Pirulero (Anton, the Candy Man) * Arroz con Leche (A Game Song) * Du?rmete mi Ni?o (Sleep, My Child) * El Patio de mi Casa (The Patio of My House) * Mambr? Se Fu? a la Guerra (Mambru Has Gone to War) * Naranja Dulce (Sweet Orange) * Papeles Son Papeles (Papers Are Papers) * La P?jara Pinta (The Spotted Bird) * "La Se?orita" and "Matandile" (Two Game Songs) * Tengo una Mu?eca Vestida de Azul (I Have a Doll Dressed in Blue).
Games Children Sing India: 16 Children's Songs and Rhymes
Games Children Sing India
16 Children's Songs and Rhymes
Paperback      ISBN: 075794180x
These songs are favorites of children in India. They are songs children sang when the author visited schools from Kashmir in the north to Tamil in the south. The purpose of this book is to share these wonderful songs and to enable teachers, parents and caregivers help children bridge the cultures. Great care has been given to ensure the authenticity of the songs. The melodies are unchanged from the original melodies. The English texts were developed on site to ensure that the translations mean the same as the original texts. Supplementary notes describe their cultural settings.
Flamenco: Your Passport to a New World of Music
Flamenco
Your Passport to a New World of Music
Paperback      ISBN: 0739024787
The Guitar Atlas series continues with a vivid exploration of Flamenco guitar. Dennis Koster, one of New York's most sought after teachers for over 25 years, guides you through distinctive rhythms such as soleares, alegrías and bulerías along with important techniques like rasgueado, tremolo and golpe. Features like standard notation and TAB as well as an accompanying CD demonstrating all examples and compositions in the book are sure to make learning this passionate style both easy and fun.
Michael Aaron Curso Para Piano/Piano Course Libro Primero Book 2 Edicion Bilingue/Bilingual Edition: Spanishenglish Language Edition
Michael Aaron Curso Para Piano/Piano Course Libro Primero Book 2 Edicion Bilingue/Bilingual Edition
Spanishenglish Language Edition
Paperback      ISBN: 0769237118
Ofrece ejercicios y melod s para: Estudios del Pedal * Escalas cromáticas y menores * Arreglos fáciles de algunas piezas clásicas * Ejercicios rítmicos y más. [Spanish] [The Michael Aaron Piano Course Lesson books have been completely re-engraved, expanded (adding more definitions of musical terms and more musical pieces), updated (with modernized artwork), and re-edited (with less emphasis on fingerings and more on note-reading)].
Blues People: Negro Music in White America
Blues People
Negro Music in White America
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 068818474x
An examination of the evolution and philosophy of African American music
The NPR Curious Listener's Guide To Blues
The NPR Curious Listener's Guide To Blues
Paperback      ISBN: 039953072x
Furnishing an A-to-Z glossary of terminology, a comprehensive guide to blues music provides a concise history of the musical art form, as well as information on stylistic variations, the social factors that inspired the creation of the blues, its influence on twentieth-century music, profiles of notable musicians, and listings of essential CDs. Original.
Folk Songs & Dances From The Balkans
Folk Songs & Dances From The Balkans
Paperback      ISBN: 078664916x
The Flamenco/ Classical Guitar Tradition: A Technical Guitar Method and Introduction to Music
The Flamenco/ Classical Guitar Tradition
A Technical Guitar Method and Introduction to Music
Paperback      ISBN: 0786674652
Guitar Atlas Italy: Your Passport to a New World of Music
Guitar Atlas Italy
Your Passport to a New World of Music
Paperback      ISBN: 0739043021
Guitar Atlas: Italy brings you the lively rhythms and emotional melodies of Italian music. The rich tradition of Italian music has been underrepresented in the “world musicÂ