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Art of Pedaling

by HEINRICH GEBHARD

Fine piano playing requires many essentials, including tone, technique, rhythm in all of its varieties, phrasing, dynamics - and the use of the pedals, especially the damper pedal. The artistic and tasteful use of the pedal adds to the interest ...

ISBN: 9780486488271

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Art of Singing Onstage and in the Studio

by Jennifer Hamady

<p>To be a great singer, talent and technique are obviously important, as are having excellent songs and being able to move an audience. But theres more to it than that, including two critical skills that are rarely, if ever, addressed in vocal ...

ISBN: 9781495050268

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Art of the Dead

by Phil Cushway

The "Art of the Dead" showcases the vibrant, charismatic poster art that emerged from the streets of San Francisco in 1964 and 1966. It traces the cultural, political, and historical influences of posters as art back to Japanese wood blocks ...

ISBN: 9781593765026

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Art Song

Linking Poetry and Music

by Carol Kimball

Defines the fundamental characteristics of art song, and the integral relationship between lyric poetry and its musical settings. This title covers topics that include poetry basics for singers, exercises for singers in working with poetry, ...

ISBN: 9781617740800

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Artistic Practice as Research in Music: Theory, Criticism, Practice

by Professor Graham Welch

<p>Artistic Practice as Research in Music: Theory, Criticism, Practice brings together internationally renowned scholars and practitioners to explore the cultural, institutional, theoretical, methodological, epistemological, ethical and ...

ISBN: 9781472406156

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Arts in Health

Designing and researching interventions

by Daisy Fancourt

<p>Over the past few decades, the use of the arts in health has burgeoned. What, for many centuries, was seen as a fringe activity is now being recognised as a field that has enormous potential for impacting positively on both individuals and ...

ISBN: 9780192510969

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Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli as I Knew Him

by Lidia Kozubek

<p>This book explores the artistic principles of Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, his concert activities, his art of piano playing, as well as his pedagogy and his attitude towards his students. The author presents the biographical data of the ...

ISBN: 9783653963540

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Arvo Pärt's Resonant Texts

Choral and Organ Music 1956–2015

by Andrew Shenton

<p>Statistically the most performed and listened to contemporary composer in the world, Arvo Pärt is a musical and cultural phenomenon. This book is an essential resource for anyone interested in his extraordinarily innovative and uniquely ...

ISBN: 9781108505925

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Arvo Pärt's Tabula Rasa

by Kevin C. Karnes

<p>One of today's most widely acclaimed composers, Arvo Pärt broke into the soundscape of the Cold War West with <em>Tabula Rasa</em> in 1977, a work that introduced his signature <em>tintinnabuli</em> style to listeners throughout the world. In

ISBN: 9780190469009

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Arvo Pärt's White Light

Media, Culture, Politics

by Laura Dolp

<p>One of the most frequently performed contemporary composers, Arvo Pärt has become a phenomenon whose unusual reach is felt well beyond the concert hall. This ground-breaking collection of essays investigates both the causes and the effects of

ISBN: 9781316872123

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As Heard on TV: Popular Music in Advertising

by Bethany Klein

<p>The use of popular music in advertising represents one of the most pervasive mergers of cultural and commercial objectives in the modern age. Steady public response to popular music in television commercials, ranging from the celebratory to ...

ISBN: 9781317178170

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As Time Goes By

by Derek Taylor

<p><strong>'The sharpest memoir written by one of the Beatles' inner circle.' Observer</strong></p> <p>Derek Taylor's iconic memoir is a rare opportunity to be immersed in one of the most whirlwind music sensations in history: Beatlemania. ...

ISBN: 9780571349029

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As Time Goes By

by Derek Taylor

With a new foreword by Jon Savage, the classic memoir of the 1960s music industry by one of the Beatles' most trusted friends. ...

ISBN: 9780571342662

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Ashes to Light

A Holocaust Childhood to a Life in Music

by Nelly Ben-Or

<p>Born into a Jewish family in Lvov, Poland in the early-1930s, Nelly Ben-Or was to experience, at a very young age, the trauma of the Holocaust. This narrative of her life's journey describes the miraculous survival of Nelly, her mother and ...

ISBN: 9781786723819

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Audible States

Socialist Politics and Popular Music in Albania

by Nicholas Tochka

<p>During the Cold War, state-sponsored musical performances were central to the diplomatic agendas of the United States and the Soviet Union. But states on the periphery of the conflict also used state-funded performances to articulate their ...

ISBN: 9780190646226

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Audio Production Principles

Practical Studio Applications

by Stephane Elmosnino

<p>With this all-in-one manual, students and teachers have an easy-to-read reference that provides a reliable and current rundown of the world of sound production, from planning a recording session to mastering the final product. Organized by ...

ISBN: 9780190699383

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Auld Lang Syne

Words to Songs You Used to Know

by Karen Dolby

Celebrating the wonderful variety of songs, shanties, ballads, ditties and anthems that wind through our lives and bring us together, Auld Lang Syne is a timeless collection for all to cherish. Our memories are bursting with half-remembered ...

ISBN: 9781782435433

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Aural Architecture in Byzantium: Music, Acoustics, and Ritual

by Bissera Pentcheva

<p>Emerging from the challenge to reconstruct sonic and spatial experiences of the deep past, this multidisciplinary collection of ten essays explores the intersection of liturgy, acoustics, and art in the churches of Constantinople, Jerusalem, ...

ISBN: 9781351786881

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Austin City Limits

A History

by Tracey E. W. Laird

<p><em>Austin City Limits</em> is the longest running musical showcase in the history of television, and it still captivates audiences forty years after its debut on the air. From Willie Nelson's legendary pilot show and his fourteen magical ...

ISBN: 9780199394326

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Australia Rocks

Remembering the music of the 1950s to 1990s

by Lucy Desoto

Australia Rocks explores the rock ?n? roll soundtrack of our country, bringing the bands and times to life through unique photographs and evocative text. From the dance halls of the 1950s to the pubs of the 1970s and the concerts of the 1990s, ...

ISBN: 9781775592983

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