Teach Yourself How To Play Guitar

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Teach Yourself How To Play Guitar - Step By Step Guide On How To Play Guitar Like A Pro In 14 Days


Instruments connected with the guitar have been in presence since ancient's times. Extending strings across a vibrating office of air, called a soundbox, traces back to ancient times, and is found in basically every culture on the planet. Utilizing frets to check the tones in a scale most likely comes from India where right up 'til the present time players of the vina and sitar tie bits of catgut across the fingerboards of their instruments...

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Music Mnemonics for Keyboard and Piano, Book 1: Improve your sight-reading effortlessly

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Music Mnemonics for Keyboard and Piano, Book 1: Improve your sight-reading effortlessly - (How to Play Easy Piano and Keyboard)


Music Mnemonics is the fun and memorable way to get to grips with reading music. We use advanced learning methods to take all the hard work out of learning. Jam-packed with illustrations, this is suitable for young and old alike.

In no time at all, you’ll instantly know and recognise the notes on the page and the keys on the keyboard, meaning you’ll be able to play faster and better… even when sight-reading.

If you’ve been struggling to...

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Alto Saxophone Mind Mapping: A Sax Fingering Chart How You Think

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Alto Saxophone Mind Mapping: A Sax Fingering Chart How You Think - How to Play Easy Alto Sax Book 2


This book is part of a much wider system that I have devised called Music Mnemonics. I recognise not everybody may need (or want) the complete system, which is why I have brought out this sax fingering chart separately as a standalone book, each page covering an individual note.

How this differs from other sax fingering charts is that it is designed the way the brain actually thinks: the right way around. Now you can see in your mind how...

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Music Mnemonics for Tenor Saxophone Players: Rapid Sax Learning The Easy Way

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Music Mnemonics for Tenor Saxophone Players: Rapid Sax Learning The Easy Way - How to Play Easy Tenor Sax Book 1


Welcome to Music Mnemonics, the fun and memorable way to get to grips with reading music and learning to play an instrument. We use advanced learning methods to take all the hard work out of learning.

In no time at all, you’ll instantly know and recognise the notes, meaning you’ll be able to play faster and better… even when sight-reading.

If you’ve been struggling to recognise the notes fast enough when reading music (or don't know how to...

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Renegade Snares: The Resistance And Resilience Of Drum & Bass

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Renegade Snares: The Resistance And Resilience Of Drum & Bass - Renegade Snares is the definitive book on drum & bass music.


Renegade Snares is the definitive book on drum & bass music. Pieced together using original interviews conducted with all the scene’s main players, it traces the history of jungle/drum & bass from its early roots in sound system culture and rave music right through to the present day.

With its hyper-speed breakbeats, warping bass pressure, and vast spectrum of sounds, drum & bass quick spawned a whole new movement in youth culture. What...

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First 50 Solos You Should Play on Snare Drum

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First 50 Solos You Should Play on Snare Drum - A Collection of Snare Etudes, Orchestral Excerpts, and Contest Solos



(Drum Book). The First 50 Solos You Should Play on Snare Drum includes 50 snare etudes, orchestra excerpts and contest solos, highlighting a variety of skills, stickings, and rudiments. The selections are presented in progressive order, from simple to more challenging. Includes: Bolero * Echoing Sticks * Farfel's Gavotte * Grandfather's Clock * March for Two Drums * Rolling Accents * Soldier's March * Standing on the Shoulders of Giants *...

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Build a simple drum machine with Arduino

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Build a simple drum machine with Arduino - Circuit, code, enclosure and instructions to build your own sequencer drum machine with Arduino...

Arduino is easy but making a music projects with Arduino is not so easy. You need to install, configure and dominate Mozzi library, you need to learn other programming techniques to interact with Mozzi updateControls, you need specific hardware connections and external software like Audacity to convert audio formats. You can find small tutorials here and there covering some parts of music...

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Music projects for Arduino: Learn by doing :

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Music projects for Arduino: Learn by doing : - Learn to make - and modify - a music box, a drum machine, a Theremin, a sequencer, a synth and more.



This book has a little bit of theory but the main premise is “learn by doing” From the first project you will be able to learn about frequencies and sounds. Then you will be able to complete exciting and useful instruments and projects like a micro piano, a Theremin, a Drum Machine, a Jukebox, Sequencer and more.

Below you can find the complete list of projects contained in this book:

Micro Piano: any Arduino, a buzzer and some buttons is...

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Popular Music and Parenting

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Popular Music and Parenting - Popular Music and Parenting explores the culture of popular music as a shared experience between...



Popular Music and Parenting explores the culture of popular music as a shared experience between parents, carers and young children. Offering a critical overview of this topic from a popular music studies perspective, this book expands our assumptions about how young audiences and caregivers engage with music together. Using both case studies and wider analysis, the authors examine music listening and participation between children...

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Legacies of Power in American Music

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Legacies of Power in American Music - This volume honors and extends the contributions of educator and scholar Dr. Michael J. Budds to...



This volume honors and extends the contributions of educator and scholar Dr. Michael J. Budds to the field of musicology, particularly the study of American music. As the longtime editor of two book series for the College Music Society, Budds nurtured a wide range of scholarship in American music and had a lasting impact on the field. This book brings together scholars who worked with Budds as a colleague, editor, or mentor to carry on his...

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Bach's Legacy: The Music as Heard by Later Masters

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Bach's Legacy: The Music as Heard by Later Masters - Engagingly written, copiously annotated, and thoroughly up to date, Bach's Legacy traces the hist...


ohann Sebastian Bach's legacy is undeniably one of the richest in the history of music, with a vast influence on posterity that has only grown since his rediscovery in the early nineteenth century. In this latest addition to his long list of Bach studies, renowned Bach scholar Russell Stinson examines how four of the greatest composers of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries - Felix Mendelssohn, Robert Schumann, Richard Wagner, and Edward...

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A Handbook of Diction for Singers: Italian, German, French

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A Handbook of Diction for Singers: Italian, German, French - Now in its third edition, A Handbook of Diction for Singers is a complete guide to achieving prof...


Now in its third edition, A Handbook of Diction for Singers is a complete guide to achieving professional levels of diction in Italian, German, and French. Combining traditional approaches in the teaching of diction with new material not readily available elsewhere, author David Adams presents the sounds of each language in logical order, along with essential information on matters such as diacritical marks, syllabification, word stress, and...

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The Oxford Handbook of Music and Queerness

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The Oxford Handbook of Music and Queerness - The Oxford Handbook of Music and Queerness brings together many topics and scholarly disciplines...


Music and queerness interact in many different ways. The Oxford Handbook of Music and Queerness brings together many topics and scholarly disciplines, reflecting the diversity of current research and methodology. Each of the book's six sections exemplifies a particular rhetoric of queer music studies. The section "Kinds of Music" explores queer interactions with specific musics such as EDM, hip hop, and country.

"Versions" explores queer...

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The Oxford Handbook of Music and Intellectual Culture in the Nineteenth Century

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The Oxford Handbook of Music and Intellectual Culture in the Nineteenth Century - The Handbook challenges Western music history's traditionally sole focus on musical work by treat...



Rarely studied in their own right, writings about music are often viewed as merely supplemental to understanding music itself. Yet in the nineteenth century, scholarly interest in music flourished in fields as disparate as philosophy and natural science, dramatically shifting the relationship between music and the academy.

An exciting and much-needed new volume, The Oxford Handbook of Music and Intellectual Culture in the Nineteenth...

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Computational Analysis of Sound Scenes and Events

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Computational Analysis of Sound Scenes and Events - This book presents computational methods for extracting the useful information from audio signals...



This book presents computational methods for extracting the useful information from audio signals, collecting the state of the art in the field of sound event and scene analysis. The authors cover the entire procedure for developing such methods, ranging from data acquisition and labeling, through the design of taxonomies used in the systems, to signal processing methods for feature extraction and machine learning methods for sound...

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The Oxford Handbook of the Hollywood Musical

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The Oxford Handbook of the Hollywood Musical - This book is clearly a collaborative work that could never have happened without the cooperation...


Acknowledgments

This book is clearly a collaborative work that could never have happened without the cooperation, support, and expertise of a large group of scholars. I am hugely grateful to all the contributors who have offered a chapter here, as well as to the anonymous reviewers whose comments helped to improve the text enormously. As always, I am indebted to Norm Hirschy of Oxford University Press for his patience...

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Fundamentals of Music Theory

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Fundamentals of Music Theory - We are so pleased to share these open licensed educational materials, in which we deal with the...



Preface

Welcome to this resource! We are so pleased to share these open licensed educational materials, in which we deal with the building blocks of musical stave (sometimes known as staff) notation, a globally recognised language that is designed to communicate musical ideas. The particular ideas and concepts that we cover here include scale, and key, and harmonisation, and metre. The content has been devised to...

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After Debussy: Music, Language, and the Margins of Philosophy

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After Debussy: Music, Language, and the Margins of Philosophy - Classical music shows a close relationship to language, and both musicology and philosophy have...



Classical music shows a close relationship to language, and both musicology and philosophy have tended to approach music from that angle, exploring it in terms of expression, representation, and discourse. This book turns that idea on its head. Focusing on the music of Debussy and its legacy in the century since his death, After Debussy offers a groundbreaking new perspective on twentieth-century music that foregrounds a sensory logic of...

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Maxime & Renaud Pawlak Accords De Piano Pour Les Nuls

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Maxime & Renaud Pawlak Accords De Piano Pour Les Nuls - Conçu comme une véritable bible, ce guide pratique présente avec des schémas près de 600 accords...



600 accords pour enrichir votre jeu !

Vous débutez au piano ? Vous souhaitez pouvoir déchiffrer les grilles et jouer les bons accords ? Vous voulez avoir accès à un grand nombre d'accords en un clin d'oeil ? Pianiste confirmé, vous désirez travailler des sonorités plus complexes et enrichir vos accords de nouvelles couleurs ? Conçu comme une véritable bible, ce guide pratique présente avec des schémas près de 600...

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Mastering Playing Guitar: Solo, Lead & Group Performance

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Mastering Playing Guitar: Solo, Lead & Group Performance - Organized in 3 parts, the very first attributes 39 practice sessions ranging from standard first...



Organized in 3 parts, the very first attributes 39 practice sessions ranging from standard first notes to advanced solos.

Hot Lava:
Van Halen’s
Two-Handed Tapping

Lesson 1s “HotLava,” and It is inspired by the song “Eruption” and other tunes by the American rock band Van Halen. The band’s guitarist, Eddie Van Halen, was a big fan of Eric Clapton and Cream from the 1960s...

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Piano Lessons for Beginners: Steps and Detail Guide to Learn Piano

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Piano Lessons for Beginners: Steps and Detail Guide to Learn Piano - The Beginner’s Guide to Learning Piano gives you everything you need to know to get going, safe...


You want to learn piano, but don’t know where to start?

We can help. The Beginner’s Guide to Learning Piano gives you everything you need to know to get going, safe in the knowledge you’re doing it right.

Step 1: Why Play Piano?

You probably already know that piano playing is an exciting talent to develop.

One piano player who crosses many genres is Jim Brickman, who often plays his own compositions. Brickman’s...

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The Auditory System and Human Sound-Localization Behavior

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The Auditory System and Human Sound-Localization Behavior - The Auditory System and Human Sound-Localization Behavior provides a comprehensive account of the...



The Auditory System and Human Sound-Localization Behavior provides a comprehensive account of the full action-perception cycle underlying spatial hearing. It highlights the interesting properties of the auditory system, such as its organization in azimuth and elevation coordinates. Readers will appreciate that sound localization is inherently a neuro-computational process (it needs to process on implicit and independent acoustic cues). The...

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Musical Theatre for the Female Voice: The Sensation, Sound, and Science, of Singing

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Musical Theatre for the Female Voice: The Sensation, Sound, and Science, of Singing - This is an essential guidebook for female singers in musical theatre productions, either training...



Female musical theatre singers produce some of the most exciting and expressive singing an audience can experience. They also face a unique and specific set of issues when approaching their craft, from negotiating the registers of their voice to enable them to belt, to vocal health challenges such as premenstrual voice syndrome. This is the only book that offers a full and detailed guide to tackling those issues and to singing with full...

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Asian Sound Cultures Voice, Noise, Sound, Technology

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Asian Sound Cultures Voice, Noise, Sound, Technology - This book examines the meanings, uses, and agency of voice, noise, sound, and sound technologies...



This book examines the meanings, uses, and agency of voice, noise, sound, and sound technologies across Asia.

Including a series of wide-ranging and interdisciplinary case studies, the book reveals sound as central to the experience of modernity in Asia and as essential to the understanding of the historical processes of cultural, social, political, and economic transformation throughout the long twentieth century. Presenting a broad range...

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The First-Year Music Major: Strategies for Success

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The First-Year Music Major: Strategies for Success - The First-Year Music Major: Strategies for Success addresses the many challenges that first-year...



Designed to address the many challenges that first-year undergraduate music students often encounter, The First-Year Music Major: Strategies for Success provides concrete approaches that will help anyone embarking on a degree in music develop the knowledge and skills needed to complete their first year successfully.

The chapters demystify the path of majoring in music, and address key topics including:
  • Planning a road map for...

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