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Rikky Rooksby: How To Write Songs On Guitar - Second Edition~ Reference (Guitar)
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So you want to write songs, and you want to write them on guitar. This is the book that shows you exactly how.

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Rikky Rooksby: Lyrics - Writing Better Words For Your Songs~ Reference
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Lyrics sheds light on all aspects of lyric writing for music and will make songwriters feel more confident and creative when they tackle lyrics.

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Rikky Rooksby: Melody - How to Write Great Tunes~ Reference
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Melody is the true heart of music, often inspired by nothing more than the songwriter's muse. Yet melody can be learned.

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John Goldsby: The Jazz Bass Book~ Reference (Double Bass)
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Book/CD Pack. More than a player's manual, this book portrays jazz bass as a vital element of 20th century American music.

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All Music Guide Required Listening - Classic Rock~ Reference

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From Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and Bruce Springsteen to the Beatles, the Who, and the Rolling Stones, this is the ultimate guide to rock & roll's most enduring artists.

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Rikky Rooksby: How To Write Songs On Keyboards (Book/Online Audio)~ Reference
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This book helps both Keyboard and Guitar players to find and develop interesting chords and chord sequences on a Keyboard, and then use them to write their own songs.

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Rikky Rooksby: The Songwriting Sourcebook (Revised And Updated Edition)~ Reference
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Originally published in 2003, and now revised and updated, The Songwriting Sourcebook is the third entry in Rikky Rooksby's bestselling How to Write Songs series.

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Aspen Pittman: The Tube Amp Book~ Reference
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Deluxe Revised Edition. Already known as the bible of tubes and tube amps, The Tube Amp Book is now even better! This deluxe revised edition contains 40% new material, with a comprehensive A-Z section covering all the great tube amp manufacturers, with histories, photos and information.

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Mark Vail: Vintage Synthesizers - 2nd Edition~ Reference
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Groundbreaking Instruments and Pioneering Designers of Electronic Music Synthesizers.

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Not Fade Away~ Reference
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From 1969 to 1981, Ben Fong-Torres was one of the first star writers on staff at Rolling Stone - the scruffy rock journal that metamorphosed into one of the most powerful voices of a generation.

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Inside Classic Rock Tracks~ Reference
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Songwriting and Recording Secrets of 100 Great Songs from 1960 to the Present Day.

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All Music Guide Required Listening - Old School Rap And Hip-Hop~ Reference

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With more than 500 reviews plus artist bios and the true tales of the birth of the art form, this is without a doubt the one book every hip-hop fan and would-be rapper needs.

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Dave Thompson: Funk~ Reference
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Third Ear - The Essential Listening Companion. Get down with the music that mixes R&B and soul with a little rock'n'roll.

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Bill Purse: The Finale® Primer - 3rd Edition~ Reference
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Mastering the Art of Music Notation with Finale. Fully updated for Finale 2005 and above, this book remains the definitive guide for understanding and using this powerful, state-of-the-art music notation software.

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Quint Randle/Bill Evans: Making Money Making Music~ Reference
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The Musician's Guide to Cover Gigs. You could be the greatest player in the world, but until you get in front of a live audience, your talent means nothing.

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Barry Monush: The Sound Of Music FAQ~ Reference
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The Sound of Music FAQ is a comprehensive, encyclopedia-like reference to the world's most popular movie musical.

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Larry Coryell: Jazz Guitar - Creative Comping, Soloing And Improv~ Reference
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This practical book with CD helps guitarists improve their ability to play over changes, better understand jazz harmony, and expand their jazz vocabulary.

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Rikky Rooksby: Songs And Solos - Creating The Right Solo For Every Song (Book/CD)~ Reference (Guitar)
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Songs And Solos: Creating The Right Solo For Every Song will teach songwriters exactly how to create awesome solos that will really help their material to stand out.

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Dave Stewart: Inside The Music~ Reference

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For those who want to learn the inner workings of music without, as author Dave Stewart notes, getting bogged down in a lot of fearsome technicalities, this is an enlightening exploration of the theory and practice of music.

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Rikky Rooksby: Bruce Springsteen - Songwriting Secrets~ Reference
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Bruce Springsteen is one of today's great songwriters, with a style that is all his own.


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