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Publisher Comments:

The Listening Book is about rediscovering the power of listening as an instrument of self-discovery and personal transformation. By exploring our capacity for listening to sounds and for making music, we can awaken and release our full creative powers. Mathieu offers suggestions and encouragement on many aspects of music-making, and provides playful exercises to help readers appreciate the connection between sound, music, and everyday life.

Synopsis:

This book is about rediscovering the power of listening as an instrument of self-discovery and personal transformation. By exploring our capacity for listening to sounds and for making music, we can awaken and release our full creative powers. Includes suggestions, encouragement, and playful exercises for music-making.

About the Author

W. A. Mathieu is a composer, musician, and teacher whose career has included work with Second City, The Committee, Stan Kenton, Duke Ellington, the San Francisco Conservatory, Mills College, and the Sufi Choir. He has recorded several solo piano albums, including Available Light (Windham Hill).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780877736103
Editor:
Sell, Emily
Author:
Sell, Emily
Author:
Mathieu, W. A.
Publisher:
Shambhala Publications
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Instruction and study
Subject:
Music
Subject:
Appreciation
Subject:
Songbooks
Subject:
History, reference and criticism
Subject:
Music appreciation
Subject:
Music -- Instruction and study.
Subject:
Songbooks - General
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Appreciation
Subject:
Printed Music - General
Subject:
Music - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
9347
Publication Date:
19910331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.50x5.52x.20 in. .56 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This book is about rediscovering the power of listening as an instrument of self-discovery and personal transformation. By exploring our capacity for listening to sounds and for making music, we can awaken and release our full creative powers. Includes suggestions, encouragement, and playful exercises for music-making.
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