All About Piano Bk/Cd
Have you struggled through tedious lessons and boring instruction books in your desire to learn to play the piano? If you wish there was a fun and engaging way to motivate you in your piano playing quest, then this is it: All About Piano is for you. Whether it's learning to read music, playing by ear, improvising, or all of the above, this enjoy...
Art of Conducting Technique (Textbook)
A fresh, original look at the art of conducting, including Pattern Cubes, which is a three-dimensional system for charting baton movement. Through this book, both the aspiring and the experienced conductor will benefit from Harold Farberman's experience and ideas.
Art Of The Piano
This is the only complete and up-to-date book profiling every major pianist (thousands) and their essential repertoire and recordings. This third edition is completely revised (second edition: 1995 Harvest Books, ISBN# 0-15-600019-9), with hundreds more entries and updated information about existing entries. The book contains a CD for the fir...
Help to make the study of famous composers fun and interesting by adding secret codes needed to find answers to their biographical questions. Inspired by the best-selling novel "The DaVinci Code," students are asked to crack the codes to fully explore the lives of famous composers. Permission is given to reproduce the worksheet pages. Keys to...
Billy Joel The Life & Times Of An Angry Young Man
The Life and Times of an Angry Young Man Revised and Updated Description Billy Joel: The Life and Times of an Angry Young Man is a look atthe superstar's entire career, including his troubled youth as a gang m ember; the controversy surrounding his first hit, “Captain Jack”; his legal problems; his storied marriage with Christie Brinkley; and ...
When Leo Fender added a bass to his growing family of instruments 50 years ago, he created a new world for musicians and revolutionized an industry in the process. Using hundreds of photographs, this exciting release chronicles the evolution of that instrument from 1951 to 2001, providing background, history and highly researched facts vital to ...
Great Jazz Interviews DownBeat
A 75th Anniversary Anthology Description Culled from the DownBeat archives - includes in-depth interviews with literally every great jazz artist and personality that ever lived! Features classic photos and magazine covers from DownBeat's vast archives. In honor of its 75th anniversary, DownBeat's editors have brought together in this one volum...
Introduction To 20Th Century Music
Description: ~ Easy to follow explanations of the different styles in 20th century music~ Composers listed under the different styles~ 8 exercises with music scores of the different styles
Jazz Singers The Ultimate Guide Soft Cover
The Jazz Singers is an overview of the great vocalists who have sung jazz. By drawing on original interviews conducted exclusively for this book, along with Scott Yanow's extensive knowledge, The Jazz Singers offers fresh and insightful information in its 521 main entries. Other features include a historical overview, a section on jazz vocal gro...
Just Like Us - Aspects of NZ Music
The book emphasises the pleasures of listening to New Zealand music — introducing and providing follow-up activity material on: Māori and PākehāWaiata Poi Alfred HillArohaina Mai Tuini NgāwaiAmbush Free improvisation Popular musicJust Like You TrinityRootsEnvy of Angels The Mutton BirdsMeeting of the Waters Mike Nock Orchestral worksDrysdale Ove...
Mastering Conducting Technique
Mastering Conducting Techniques is a book of exercises intended for conducting students and conductors who wish to develop specific conducting skills. Haberlen has identified the fundamental skills that all competent conductors must master in order to conduct and interpret a score. The author states in his introduction that the skills set forth ...
Meet the Great Composers Bk 1
Meet the Great Composers, Book 1Short Sessions on the Lives, Times and Music of the Great Composers By Maurice Hinson and June C. Montgomery