44 books (3 pages) in this category

1000 Music Legends: 100th Sinatra. 80th Presley. 75th Lennon. Freddie Mercury e Michael Jackson

by Francesco Primerano

Di Artisti musicali ne abbiamo avuti tanti nell'arco della storia, ma non è mai successo che venissero raccontati tutti insieme in un unico manuale. Tutto il mondo gira intorno a miti e leggende che hanno fatto un'epoca di concerti, rassegne, ...

ISBN: 9788891197726

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$5.99
Get eBook

33 Revolutions Per Minute

by Dorian Lynskey

<p>Why 33? Partly because that's the number of rotations performed by a vinyl album in one minute, and partly because it takes a lot of songs to tell a story which spans seven decades and five continents - to capture the colour and variety of ...

ISBN: 9780571277209

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$15.99

$13.63
Get eBook

A Listener's Guide to Free Improvisation

by John Corbett

<p>Improvisation rattles some listeners. Maybe they’re even suspicious of it. John Coltrane’s saxophonic flights of fancy, Jimi Hendrix’s feedback drenched guitar solos, Ravi Shankar’s sitar extrapolations—all these sounds seem like so much ...

ISBN: 9780226347462

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$22.28

$17.92
Get eBook

Anecdotes of Great Musicians

Three Hundred Anecdotes and Biographical Sketches of Famous Composers and Performers

by W. Francis Gates

<p>This book, which was first published in 1895, is a wonderful collection of some 300 anecdotes and biographical sketches of famous composers and performers since time began.</p> <p>In the author’s own words, “[I]n the search for what this ...

ISBN: 9781789120868

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$6.19
Get eBook

Army Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures ATTP 1-19 (FM 12-50) U.S. Army Bands

by United States Government US Army

<p>Army Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (ATTP) 1-19, U.S. Army Bands, is the key doctrinal publication of Army bands. It outlines the fundamental principles of employing Army bands and provides an overview of operational considerations and ...

ISBN: 1230000118467

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$7.41
Get eBook

Authorship Roles in Popular Music

Issues and Debates

by Ron Moy

<p><em>Authorship Roles in Popular Music</em> applies the critical concept of auteur theory to popular music via different aspects of production and creativity. Through critical analysis of the music itself, this book contextualizes key concepts

ISBN: 9781317672739

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$66.69

$60.05
Get eBook

Beyond Boundaries

Rethinking Music Circulation in Early Modern England

by CANDACE BAILEY, LINDA AUSTERN & AMANDA EUBANKS WINKLER

<p>English music studies often apply rigid classifications to musical materials, their uses, their consumers, and performers. The contributors to this volume argue that some performers and manuscripts from the early modern era defy conventional ...

ISBN: 9780253024978

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$51.25

$46.19
Get eBook

Bob Dylan

Writings 1968-2010

by Greil Marcus

<p>His foremost interpreter revisits more than forty years of listening to Dylan - weaving individual moods and moments into a brilliant history of their changing times.</p> <p>The book begins in Berkeley in 1968, and ends with a piece on ...

ISBN: 9780571254484

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$20.99

$17.92
Get eBook

Bowie

The Illustrated Story

by Pat Gilbert

<p><strong>Follow every step of David Bowie’s career; from Ziggy Stardust to Tin Machine, from “Space Oddity” to <em>Let’s Dance</em> to <em>Blackstar</em>, in <em>Bowie: The Illustrated Story.</em></strong></p> <p>David Bowie released an ...

ISBN: 9780760359617

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$62.01

$49.60
Get eBook

Bring the Noise

by Simon Reynolds

<p>An anthology of writings spanning Simon Reynolds's extraordinary career as a music writer, <em>Bring the Noise</em> weaves together interviews, reviews, essays, and features to create a critical history of the last twenty years of pop ...

ISBN: 9780571252282

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$15.99

$13.63
Get eBook

Connecticut Rock ‘n’ Roll

A History

by Tony Renzoni

<p>Long neglected in the annals of American music, the Nutmeg State's influence on the history of rock'n'roll deserves recognition. Connecticut's musical highlights include the beautiful harmonies of New Haven's Five Satins, Gene Pitney's rise ...

ISBN: 9781439662076

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$20.14
Get eBook

Elmer Bernstein's The Magnificent Seven

A Film Score Guide

by Mariana Whitmer

<p>The Magnificent Seven was a Western reimagining of the 1954 Japanese film <em>Seven Samurai</em>. Despite such stars as Steve McQueen, Yul Brynner, and Charles Bronson, the film was not terribly successful when it premiered. However, in the ...

ISBN: 9781442281806

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$58.24

$52.46
Get eBook

Flamenco, Regionalism and Musical Heritage in Southern Spain

by Matthew Machin-Autenrieth

<p><em>Flamenco, Regionalism and Musical Heritage in Southern Spain</em> explores the relationship between regional identity politics and flamenco in Andalusia, the southernmost autonomous community of Spain.</p> <p>In recent years, the ...

ISBN: 9781317134824

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$84.89

$76.44
Get eBook

Frédéric Chopin

A Research and Information Guide

by William Smialek & Maja Trochimczyk

<p><em>Frédéric Chopin: A Research and Information Guide</em> is an annotated bibliography concerning both the nature of primary sources related to the composer and the scope and significance of the secondary sources which deal with him, his ...

ISBN: 9781135839031

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$82.38

$74.24
Get eBook

Guitar Playing Made Easy Beginners Course

by John Charles

<p>Here is your chance to discover the absolute joy and sense of fulfilment which you will get from learning to play one of the world&apos;s most popular instruments. This is not an academic course, it is primarily a course with one aim - to get

ISBN: 9781370649853

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook
$7.50
Get eBook

Hip Hop Matters

Politics, Pop Culture, and the Struggle for the Soul of a Movement

by S. Craig Watkins

<p>From its humble beginnings in the Bronx to its transformation into a multibillion-dollar global industry, hip hop has stirred constant and contentious debate. Avoiding the simple caricatures that either celebrate or condemn this powerful ...

ISBN: 9780807009918

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$32.55

$26.06
Get eBook

House of Hits

The Story of Houston's Gold Star/SugarHill Recording Studios

by Andy Bradley & Roger Wood

Founded in a working-class neighborhood in southeast Houston in 1941, Gold Star/SugarHill Recording Studios is a major independent studio that has produced a multitude of influential hit records in an astonishingly diverse range of genres. Its ...

ISBN: 9780292783249

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$43.94

$35.19
Get eBook

Iron Maiden - Updated Edition

by Neil Daniels

<p><strong>Few bands have as widespread global appeal as Iron Maiden. This up-to-date book showcases the band in all its beastly glory.</strong></p> <p>Formed in 1975 by a young, East London bass player named Steve Harris, Iron Maiden went on ...

ISBN: 9780760352540

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$37.14

$29.80
Get eBook

Isaac Albeniz

A Research and Information Guide

by Walter Aaron Clark

<p>Isaac Albéniz is one of the most important figures in the history of Spanish music. A legendary child prodigy, he went on to become one of the leading concert pianists of his generation in Europe. However, he aspired to compose music rooted ...

ISBN: 9781135022693

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$84.89

$76.44
Get eBook

Listening to Van Morrison

by Greil Marcus

<p>'Van Morrison,' says Greil Marcus, 'remains a singer who can be compared to no other in the history of modern popular music.' When <em>Astral Weeks</em> was released in 1968, it was largely ignored. When it was re-released as a live album in ...

ISBN: 9780571254477

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$12.99

$11.43
Get eBook