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Music Theory
Music Theory
by Barrett (cor) Tagliarino
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Get the rock-solid fundamentals of rhythm, pitch, and harmony with this easy-to-use book. Learn the universal language used by all musicians, regardless of instrument. Includes concise, detailed explanations, illustrations, and written exercises. With... (read more)

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100 Solos (Flute)
100 Solos (Flute)
by Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation (cor)
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Graded solos for players at all levels. The pieces are complete in themselves and require no accompaniment.... (read more)

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Twentieth Century Harmony: Creative Aspects and Practice
Twentieth Century Harmony: Creative Aspects and Practice
by Vincent Persichetti
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Here for the first time is an orderly presentation of the harmonic procedures to be found in music of the first half of the twentieth-century. The author examines the nature of intervals in various contexts, discusses the modes and other scales employed... (read more)

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Composing Digital Music for Dummies (For Dummies)
Composing Digital Music for Dummies (For Dummies)
by Russell Dean Vines
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Yes, you can turn those great melodies and smokin’ grooves in your head into stunning digital music! And you don’t have to be a musical genius or a computer geek to do it! Composing Digital Music For Dummies shows you everything you need to... (read more)

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Study of Counterpoint : From Johann J. Fux's ""Gradus Ad Parnassum'' ((Rev)65 Edition)
Study of Counterpoint : From Johann J. Fux's ""Gradus Ad Parnassum'' ((Rev)65 Edition)
by Johann J. Fux
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Since its appearance in 1725, it has been used by and has directly influenced the work of many of the greatest composers. J. S. Bach held it in high esteem, Leopold Mozart trained his famous son from its pages, Haydn worked out every lesson with... (read more)

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Basic Conducting Techniques (6TH 10 Edition)
Basic Conducting Techniques (6TH 10 Edition)
by Joseph A. Labuta
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This package contains the following components: -0136011934: Basic Conducting Techniques -0136011942: Media DVD for Basic Conducting... (read more)

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Form in Tonal Music (2ND 79 Edition)
Form in Tonal Music (2ND 79 Edition)
by Douglas Green
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Like many texts on musical analysis, FORMS IN TONAL MUSIC equips students to critically examine a wide range of compositions and forms. However, Green's text takes students a step further by enabling them to approach musical works unencumbered by... (read more)

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The Cambridge Introduction to Serialism (Cambridge Introductions to Music)
The Cambridge Introduction to Serialism (Cambridge Introductions to Music)
by Arnold Whittall
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From the earliest years of the 20th century composers sought ways in which to break from earlier musical traditions. Serialism is one of the most prominent innovations resulting from this. From Schoenberg to Stockhausen, Berg to Boulez, this introduction... (read more)

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The Structure of Atonal Music
The Structure of Atonal Music
by Allen Forte
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Describes and cites examples of pitch-class sets and relations in atonal music.... (read more)

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Soundscape : Our Sonic Environment and the Tuning of the World (94 Edition)
Soundscape : Our Sonic Environment and the Tuning of the World (94 Edition)
by R. Murray Schafer
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The soundscape--a term coined by the author--is our sonic environment, the ever-present array of noises with which we all live. Beginning with the primordial sounds of nature, we have experienced an ever-increasing complexity of our sonic surroundings... (read more)

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Craft of Musical Composition: Book One, Theoretical Part
Craft of Musical Composition: Book One, Theoretical Part
by Paul Hindemith
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Originally published in the 1940s, Paul Hindemith's remakable textbooks are still the outstanding works of their kind. In contrast to many musical textbooks written by academic musicians, these were produced by a man who could play every instrument of... (read more)

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Inner Game of Music (86 Edition)
Inner Game of Music (86 Edition)
by Barry Green
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Teaching Music Through Composition: A Curriculum Using Technology
Teaching Music Through Composition: A Curriculum Using Technology
by Barbara Freedman
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Teaching Music through Composition offers a practical, fully multimedia curriculum designed to teach basic musical concepts through the creative process of music composition. Author and award-winning music educator Barbara Freedman presents classroom... (read more)

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The Elements of Music: Melody, Rhythm, and Harmony (Wooden Books)
The Elements of Music: Melody, Rhythm, and Harmony (Wooden Books)
by Jason Martineau
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An elegant primer on the principles and theories of music. This innovative book presents the elements of music by building upon the long-known fundamentals of acoustics, proportion and relationship—a kind of musical metaphor. In combination... (read more)

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Survey of Choral Music (73 Edition)
Survey of Choral Music (73 Edition)
by Homer Ulrich
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In this brief text, Homer Ulrich offers students a history of choral music that is as rich and fascinating as the genre itself. Emphasizing those works that represent historical or stylistic turning points, A SURVEY OF CHORAL MUSIC begins several... (read more)

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Music Composition for Dummies (For Dummies)
Music Composition for Dummies (For Dummies)
by Scott Jarrett
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Want to turn that haunting tune in your head into an awesome sound in your ear? You can! Music Composition For Dummies demystifies the process of composing music and writing songs. It guides you through every step of writing your own music, from choosing... (read more)

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Functional Unity of the Singing Voice (2ND 94 Edition)
Functional Unity of the Singing Voice (2ND 94 Edition)
by Barbara M. Doscher
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An understanding of how the singing voice functions should be a prerequisite for all those who wish to teach singing. And fundamental to any safe and efficient teaching method is the recognition that the singing voice is a functional unit. Consequently... (read more)

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Musician's Guide To Anthology Recordings - DVD (Software) (2ND 11 Edition)
Musician's Guide To Anthology Recordings - DVD (Software) (2ND 11 Edition)
by Jane Piper Clendinning
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Recordings feature alternative performances for class comparison (e.g., fortepiano and modern piano) and multiple hearings of SATB works in different textures (choral performance with text, soprano-bass and four-voice keyboard renditions).... (read more)

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Contemporary Music Theory: Level Two
Contemporary Music Theory: Level Two
by Mark Harrison
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The Music Theory series is designed from the ground-up to explain the terminology and musical structures needed for modern applications. Level One is an introductory course which covers music notation, key signatures, basic scales, intervals, modes... (read more)

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Music, Tendencies, and Inhibitions: Reflections on a Theory of Leonard Meyer: Reflections on a Theory of Leonard Meyer
Music, Tendencies, and Inhibitions: Reflections on a Theory of Leonard Meyer: Reflections on a Theory of Leonard Meyer
by Renee Cox Lorraine
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The book will focus on Meyer's aesthetic rather than his music-theoretical proclivities, and is intended for academics and students in various fields as well as educated non-academics. The music scene is fluctuating, Meyer suggests, in that new and... (read more)

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