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Acoustic Guitar Basics
Acoustic Guitar Basics
French    Paperback      ISBN: 3802406044
Songs of Australia
Songs of Australia
Paperback      ISBN: 0786613785
Tiempo
Tiempo
Paperback      ISBN: 0757902707
Tiempo, a play-along for all levels from the members of Talking Drums, drops the percussionist into the center of an orbiting pulsation of rhythms and sonorous melodies. Although it is geared toward drumset and percussion players, it is equally valuable to all instrumentalists who want to understand how authentic Latin rhythms fit into contemporary music.
Play Bongos & Hand Percussion Now: The Basics & Beyond
Play Bongos & Hand Percussion Now
The Basics & Beyond
Paperback      ISBN: 0757910653
This book approaches bongo playing in a very user-friendly way. It is a must for all students who wish to learn the basic styles, patterns, and techniques from world-renowned artist/teacher Richie Gajate-Garcia. This package contains two CDs with Richie performing all the exercises and includes play-along tracks to practice with. Styles include Cuban, Puerto Rican, Dominican, pop/rock, funk, and R&B, along with a section on school jazz band use. This is a complete study of the bongo drum and should be fun for all who use it. Also includes an in-depth study of all basic hand percussion instruments such as shaker, bells, cabasa, triangle, tamborine, maracas, and more.
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
26 Italian Songs and Arias: Medium Low
26 Italian Songs and Arias
Medium Low
Paperback      ISBN: 0882849360
This authoritative, new edition of the world's most loved songs and arias draws on original manuscripts, historical first editions and recent research by prominent musicologists to meet a high standard of accuracy and authenticity. Includes fascinating background information about the arias and their composers as well as a singable rhymed translation, a readable prose translation and a literal translation of each single Italian word.
Santana: All That I Am, Authentic Guitar Tab Edition
Santana
All That I Am, Authentic Guitar Tab Edition
Paperback      ISBN: 073903989x
Alfred is pleased to present the album-matching folio for Santana's CD All That I Am. The latest release from Santana, featuring legendary guitarist Carlos Santana, All That I Am reached the No. 2 spot on Billboard's Top 200 Chart in 2005 and has produced the hit singles "I'm Feeling You" (featuring Michelle Branch and The Wreckers) and "Just Feel Better" (featuring Steven Tyler). This edition provides complete note-for-note guitar TAB transciptions, inlcuding all of Carlos Santana's stunning guitar work on every song. Titles: Hermes * Fuego * I'm Feeling You * My Man * Just Feel Better * I Am Somebody * Con * Twisted * Trinity * Cry Baby Cry * Brown Skin Girl * I Don't Wanna Lose Your Love * Da Tu Amor.
Garth Brooks & the Magic of Claus: Songs from
Garth Brooks & the Magic of Claus
Songs from ""Call Me Claus
Paperback      ISBN: 0757908365
Garth Brooks shares his beautiful and versatile voice in his swingin' Christmas album The Magic of Christmas. Our album-matching folio has all the classic Christmas songs Garth sings in big-band style, plus a few gospel standards as well. This book also features four pages of exclusive color photographs. Titles include: Call Me Claus * God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen * Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas * (There's No Place Like) Home for the Holidays * It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year * Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! * Mary Had a Little Lamb * O Little Town of Bethlehem * Silver Bells * Sleigh Ride * White Christmas * Winter Wonderland * The Wise Men's Journey and more.
Africa
Africa
Hardcover      ISBN: 0824060350
Articles by scholars, performers, composers, and researchers of African music explain how music is made in Africa. After a general profile of the continent and its arts, material turns to themes and ideas that African music cultures have in common and specific musical practices in each region, with chapters on areas such as Yoruba popular music, music and healing, religious music in Kenya, and urban music in the new South Africa. Features a one-hour CD with music examples, plus b&w photos, maps, and discographies. For students, teachers, researchers, musicians, and world music lovers. The first volume in a ten-volume set exploring music of the world. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Steve Baughman's Celtic Guitar Method With Transcriptions From A Drop of the Pure
Steve Baughman's Celtic Guitar Method With Transcriptions From A Drop of the Pure
Paperback      ISBN: 0786678550