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John Cage & David Tudor: Correspondence on Interpretation & Performance

Author: Martin Iddon  |  Isbn: 978-1107507807  |  File size: 6MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 1900  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music John Cage is best known for his indeterminate music, which leaves a significant level of creative decision-making in the hands of the performer. But how much licence did...

The Acoustic Guitar Guide

Author: Larry Sandberg  |  Isbn: 9781556524189  |  File size: 4 Mb  |  Year: 2000  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music This book will help all guitar players make better friends with their present guitar or decide on features to look for in a new one. They will learn about the...

Voices From The Canefields: Folksongs From Japanese Immigrant Workers In Hawai’i

Author: Franklin Odo  |  Isbn: 978-0199813032  |  File size: 1.9 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music Folk songs are short stories from the souls of common people. Some, like Mexican corridos or Scottish ballads, reworked in the Appalachias, are stories of tragic or...

Rockin' Out: Popular Music in the U.S.A. (6th Edition)

Author: Reebee Garofalo and Steven Waksman  |  Isbn: 9780205956807  |  File size: 9.5 Mb  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 552  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music “The book covers a wide base of American music, from Tin Pan Alley to hip hop, addresses the major artists in various genres, and goes...

Music & Performance Culture In Nineteenth-century Britain: Essays In Honour Of Nicholas Temperley

Author: Zon Bennett  |  Isbn: 978-1409439790  |  File size: 4.1 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 342  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music Music and Performance Culture in Nineteenth-Century Britain: Essays in Honour of Nicholas Temperley is the first book to focus upon aspects of performance in the broader...

A Drifting Boat: Chinese Zen Poetry

Author: Dennis Maloney and J.P. Seaton  |  Isbn: 9781877727375  |  File size: 5.4MB  |  Year: 1995  |  Pages: 200  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Poetry This anthology gathers together over 1500 years of Chinese Zen (Ch'an) poetry from the earliest writing, including the Hsin Hsin Ming written by the...

Counterpoint: Fundamentals of Music Making

Author: Professor Markand Thakar  |  Isbn: 0300046383  |  File size: 11MB  |  Year: 1990  |  Pages: 335  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music Counterpoint manuals have long been central to the music education of composers, historians, and theorists. In this book a conductor uses counterpoint exercises...

Bruno Mars: Pop Singer & Producer

Author: Nadia Higgins  |  Isbn: 9780761341444  |  File size: 12MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 32  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music You may know that Bruno Mars is an unbelievably talented pop singer and producer. But did you know that Bruno: • -was known for his epic Elvis impersonations when he was a...

One Chord Wonders : Power & Meaning in Punk Rock

Author: Dave Laing  |  Isbn: 9781629630335  |  File size: 7MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music Originally published in 1985, One Chord Wonders was the first full-length study of the glory years of British punk. The book argues that one of punk’s most significant...

Dance Music Manual: Tools, Toys, & Techniques, 2nd Edition

Author: Rick Snoman  |  Isbn: 9780240521077  |  File size: 5 Mb  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 538  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music Whatever your level of experience, the Dance Music Manual is packed with sound advice, techniques, and practical examples to help you achieve professional results. Written...

Instrument

Author: Pat Graham  |  Isbn: 978-0811874748  |  File size: 53.2 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Music Instruments tell stories through their appearance as much as through their sound. Pat Graham's photographs capture the intimate relationship between musician and...

Guitar-code: The Fast Way To Master The Fretboard

Author: Thomas Ender  |  Isbn: 978-1516995721  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 95  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Music In this book, the aspiring guitarist, will find the code to master the fretboard. Easy to read and illustrated with over 150 graphics, the mysterium of the fretboard is...

A Millennium of Classical Persian Poetry

Author: Wheeler M. Thackston  |  Isbn: 9780936347509  |  File size: 29.07MB  |  Year: 1994  |  Pages: 186  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Poetry For a thousand years the classical Persian poetic tradition flourished, continuous and uninterrupted. It began in the great urban centers of Central Asia,...

Black Riders: The Visible Language of Modernism

Author: Jerome J. McGann  |  Isbn: 978-0691015446  |  File size: 19MB  |  Year: 1993  |  Pages: 216  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Poetry English literature Yeats once noted, "has all but completely shaped itself in the printing press" Finding this true particularly of modernist writing, Jerome McGann...

Funk: The Music, The People, & The Rhythm of The One

Author: George Clinton and Rickey Vincent  |  Isbn: 9780312134990  |  File size: 3 Mb  |  Year: 1996  |  Pages: 375  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music While it's usually easy to distinguish music that is funky from music that is not, it's much more difficult to say what funk actually is. In this...

Alfred's Guitar 101, Ensemble: Desert Trail

Author: Jody Fisher  |  Isbn: 9781470617400  |  File size: 13 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 20  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music Alfred's Guitar 101, Ensemble makes a great supplement to any class guitar program. Your students will enjoy rehearsing and performing great-sounding pieces using the...

The Breath Of The Symphonist: Shostakovich's Tenth (royal Musical Association Monographs, Vol 4)

Author: David Fanning  |  Isbn: 978-0947854034  |  File size: 3.4 MB  |  Year: 1988  |  Pages: 90  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music In 1946 Schoenberg wrote of Sibelius and Shostakovich, 'I feel they have the breath of symphonists.' This book poses the question of what exactly that 'breath' means in...

The Little Music Theory Book for Guitar

Author: Tyler Burns  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 1 Mb  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 23  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Music This book is somewhat a small pamphlet which could teach you theory. Take this as the a guide to the kernel of the practicalities of Music theory applied to the guitar. If you make use...

Blues Harmonica For Dummies

Author: Winslow Yerxa  |  Isbn: 9781118252697  |  File size: 5 Mb  |  Year: 2012q  |  Pages: 384  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Music The fun and easy way to play blues on the harmonica Blues harmonica is the most popular and influential style of harmonica playing, and it forms the basis for playing...

The Everything Music Theory Book

Author: Marc Schonbrun  |  Isbn: 9781593376529  |  File size: 3 Mb  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 273  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Music Are you a musician who longs to take music to the next levelÑbut arenÕt sure how to go about it? You need to unlock the ÒsecretÓ to understanding music on a deeper...