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Achieving Musical Success in the String Classroom

by Karel Butz

<p><em>Achieving Musical Success in the String Classroom</em> describes a fully pragmatic pedagogical approach toward developing complete musicianship in beginning through advanced level string players by incorporating the ideas of Mimi Zweig, ...

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Acoustic Jurisprudence

Listening to the Trial of Simon Bikindi

by James E K Parker

<p>Between September 2006 and December 2008, Simon Bikindi stood trial at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, accused of inciting genocide with his songs. In the early 1990s, Bikindi had been one of Rwanda's most well-known and ...

ISBN: 9780191054662

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Acoustics of Musical Instruments

by Antoine Chaigne & Jean Kergomard

<p>This book, the first English-language translation of <em><strong>Acoustique des instruments de musique, Second Edition</strong></em>, presents the necessary foundations for understanding the complex physical phenomena involved in musical ...

ISBN: 9781493936793

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Actor-Musicianship

by Jeremy Harrison

<p>Actor-musicianship is a permanent feature of the musical theatre landscape. Actor-musician shows can be seen from Bradford to Broadway, from village halls to international arena tours. However, with the exception of a couple of academic ...

ISBN: 9781472514578

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Adapting The Wizard of Oz

Musical Versions from Baum to MGM and Beyond

by Danielle Birkett & Dominic McHugh

<p>One of the most beloved film musicals of all time, <em>The Wizard of Oz</em> represents an enduring family favorite and cultural classic. Yet there is much more to the story than meets the eye, and the MGM movie is just one of many ways in ...

ISBN: 9780190663209

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Adaptive Strategies for Small-Handed Pianists

by Brenda Wristen & Lora Deahl

<p><em>Adaptive Strategies for Small-Handed Pianists</em> brings together information from biomechanics, ergonomics, physics, anatomy, medicine, and piano pedagogy to focus on the subject of small-handedness. The first comprehensive study of its

ISBN: 9780190850180

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Adele

by Sean Smith

Adele touches the hearts of millions of people who love her for her music and share the real and honest emotion she brings to each and every song. In a cynical age, she is a phenomenon. In Adele, bestselling biographer Sean Smith talks to those

ISBN: 9780008155612

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Adele - The Biography

by Chas Newkey-Burden

<p>Adele's soulful voice, catchy hits and vulnerable personality have won her critical acclaim and huge popularity. She shattered a chart record of 21 years standing when her second album, 21, remained at the number one spot in the UK charts for

ISBN: 9781782190363

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Adrenalized

Life, Def Leppard and Beyond

by Philip Collen & Chris Epting

<p>Meet Phil Collen. You may know him as the lead guitarist in Def Leppard, whose signature song <em>Pour Some Sugar on Me</em> is still as widely enjoyed as when it debuted in 1988. Maybe you’ve heard of him as the rock star who gave up alcohol

ISBN: 9781448171187

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Adrian Willaert and the Theory of Interval Affect

The Musica nova Madrigals and the Novel Theories of Zarlino and Vicentino

by Timothy R. McKinney

<p>In the writings of Nicola Vicentino (1555) and Gioseffo Zarlino (1558) is found, for the first time, a systematic means of explaining music's expressive power based upon the specific melodic and harmonic intervals from which it is ...

ISBN: 9781317185314

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Advocate for Music!

A Guide to User-Friendly Strategies

by Lynn M. Brinckmeyer

<p>Across the US, school budgets are tightening and music programs, often the first asked to compromise in the name of a balanced budget, face a seemingly grim future. Monetary restrictions combined with an increasing focus on test scores have ...

ISBN: 9780190219178

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African American Slang

A Linguistic Description

by Maciej Widawski

<p>In this pioneering exploration of African American slang - a highly informal vocabulary and a significant aspect of African American English - Maciej Widawski explores patterns of form, meaning, theme and function, showing it to be a ...

ISBN: 9781316234945

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Afrofuturism and Black Sound Studies

Culture, Technology, and Things to Come

by Erik Steinskog

<p>This book interrogates the meeting point between Afrofuturism and Black Sound Studies. Whereas Afrofuturism is often understood primarily in relation to science fiction and speculative fiction, it can also be examined from a sonic ...

ISBN: 9783319660417

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After Mahler

Britten, Weill, Henze and Romantic Redemption

by Stephen Downes

<p>The music of Gustav Mahler repeatedly engages with Romantic notions of redemption. This is expressed in a range of gestures and procedures, shifting between affirmative fulfilment and pessimistic negation. In this groundbreaking study, ...

ISBN: 9781107460577

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After the Golden Age

Romantic Pianism and Modern Performance

by Kenneth Hamilton

<p>Kenneth Hamilton's book engagingly and lucidly dissects the oft-invoked myth of a Great Tradition, or Golden Age of Pianism. It is written both for players and for members of their audiences by a pianist who believes that scholarship and ...

ISBN: 9780199884391

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Against Ambience and Other Essays

by PhD Seth Kim-Cohen

<p><em>Against Ambience</em> diagnoses - in order to cure - the art world's recent turn toward ambience. Over the course of three short months - June to September, 2013 - the four most prestigious museums in New York indulged the ambience of ...

ISBN: 9781501310348

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Agnes de Mille

Telling Stories in Broadway Dance

by Kara Anne Gardner

<p>This book explores the Broadway legacy of choreographer Agnes de Mille, from the 1940s through the 1960s. Six musicals are discussed in depth - <em>Oklahoma!</em>, <em>One Touch of Venus</em>, <em>Bloomer Girl</em>, <em>Carousel</em>, ...

ISBN: 9780199997855

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Agustin Lara

A Cultural Biography

by Andrew Grant Wood

<p>Few Mexican musicians in the twentieth century achieved as much notoriety or had such an international impact as the popular singer and songwriter Agustín Lara (1897-1970). Widely known as &quot;el flaco de oro&quot; (&quot;the Golden ...

ISBN: 9780199976744

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Aida (Book And Cd'S)

Black Dog Opera Library

by Giuseppe Verdi

ISBN: 9781579125066

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AIDS, Politics, and Music in South Africa

by Fraser G. McNeill

<p>This book offers an original anthropological approach to the AIDS epidemic in South Africa, demonstrating why AIDS interventions in the former homeland of Venda have failed - and possibly even been counterproductive. It does so through a ...

ISBN: 9781139125079

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