Cultural Production In And Beyond The Recording Studio

Recording studios are the most insulated, intimate and privileged sites of music production and creativity. Yet in a world of intensified globalisation, they are also sites which are highly connected into wider networks of music production that are increasingly spanning the globe. This book is the first comprehensive account of the new spatialties of cultural production in the recording studio sector of the musical economy, spatialit...

Suzuki Violin School Volume 2 Violin Part (revised Edition)

Titles: Study Points for Volume 2 * Chorus from Judas Maccabaeus (G. F. Handel) * Musette, Gavotte II or the Musette from English Suite III in G Minor for Klavier, BWV 808 (J. S. Bach) * Hunters' Chorus from 3rd Act of the Opera Der Freischutz (C. M. von Weber) * Long, Long Ago (T. H. Bayly) * Waltz, Op. 39, No. 15 for Piano (J. Brahms) * Bourr?e from Sonata in F Major for Oboe, HHA IV/18, No. 8 (G. F. Handel) * The Two Grenadiers, D...

Basic Digital Recording

(Music Sales America). This book discusses the various types of digital recording systems currently on the market, offering tips on MIDI sequencing, how to keep computer-based systems working at maximum efficiency, recording advice, and mixing.

The Breath Of The Symphonist: Shostakovich's Tenth (royal Musical Association Monographs, Vol 4)

In 1946 Schoenberg wrote of Sibelius and Shostakovich, 'I feel they have the breath of symphonists.' This book poses the question of what exactly that 'breath' means in the context of Shostakovich's 10th Symphony (1953). Written shortly after Stalin's death, the work marks a turning point in the composer's output and in the history of Russian music, heralding the possibility of a new creative direction for Soviet artists. David Fanni...

Le Grand Livre Du Home Studio – Tout Pour Enregistrer Et Mixer De La Musique Chez Soi

Quel que soit le type de sons ou le genre de musique que l’on souhaite enregistrer, un home studio doit répondre à des critères essentiels comme l’acoustique, l’ergonomie, l’évolutivité ou encore le confort. Le choix des équipements, leur installation et leur exploitation ne s’improvisent pas et nécessitent connaissances techniques et savoir-faire. En déclinant trois configurations types de home studio – débutant, amateur, confirmé/s...

Violin Playing As I Teach It (1921)

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true t

Rock And Roll Will Save Your Life: A Book By And For The Fanatics Among Us

The goofiness and magnetism of rock is celebrated in this exuberant memoir. Rock critic and memoirist Almond (Candyfreak) describes himself as a drooling fanatic of rock and roll with a morbid passion for obscure bands, arcane record collections, and proselytizing his musical tastes. This freewheeling mix tape recounts the central role music played in his relationships, sexual encounters, and life transitions, while sprinkling in idi...

Savannah Blues

Meet Weezie (aka Eloise) Foley, a feisty antiques “picker,” banished by her spiteful ex-husband from the house she herself restored in Savannah’s historic district, who must come to terms with a life that has suddenly changed…and not, it seems, for the better. In Mary Kay Andrews’s delectable New York Times bestseller, Savannah Blues, readers will feel the sultry Georgia breezes and taste sea salt in the air, as they lose themselves ...

Louisiana Saturday Night: Looking For A Good Time In South Louisiana’s Juke Joints, Honky-tonks, And Dance Halls

Essential coffee table book for Blues lovers and anyone cool. This book is great conversation starter and should be part of a welcoming package for anyone getting off a plane in Louisiana. Essential guide for those who love music and adventure. From backwoods bars and small-town dives to swampside dance halls and converted clapboard barns, Louisiana Saturday Night offers an anecdotal history and experiential guidebook to some of the ...

Oscar Peterson: The Man And His Jazz

If you are looking for a solid biography for middle schoolers of the man who was arguably the top jazz pianist for over twenty years and among the best for the rest of his life, then look no further than this book. Though it is only briefly referenced, the author met Peterson back in 1965, and his clear respect for the man, as well as Peterson’s formidable jazz skills, shows throughout this book…. Still inexorably leading you through...