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The Birth of Loud: Leo Fender, Les Paul, and the Guitar-Pioneering Rivalry That Shaped Rock 'n' Roll

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The Birth of Loud: Leo Fender, Les Paul, and the Guitar-Pioneering Rivalry...

Ian S. Port

Music; Rock & Pop music; Guitar

Hardback

A hot-rod joy ride through mid-20th-century American history (The New York Times Book Review), this one-of-a-kind narrative... [more]

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A Coveted Possession: The Rise and Fall of the Piano in Australia

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A Coveted Possession: The Rise and Fall of the Piano in Australia

Michael Atherton

Keyboard instruments; History; Social & cultural history; Material culture

Paperback

What has lived with us, entertained us, travelled with us and symbolised Australian aspirations, only to end up gathering... [more]

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Girls at the Piano

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Girls at the Piano

Virginia Lloyd

Keyboard instruments; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

A brilliant memoir about how learning the piano shaped the lives of two women worlds and generations apart that will resonate... [more]

$32.99

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Chopin's Piano: A Journey through Romanticism

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Chopin's Piano: A Journey through Romanticism

Paul Kildea

Music; Western "classical" music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Keyboard instruments; Social & cultural history

Hardback

In November 1838 Frederic Chopin, George Sand and her two children sailed to Majorca to escape the Parisian winter. They settled... [more]

$55.00

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Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

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Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

Min Kym

String instruments; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

'All my life my Stradivarius had been waiting for me, as I had been waiting... [more]

$22.99

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Adaptive Strategies for Small-Handed Pianists

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Adaptive Strategies for Small-Handed Pianists

Lora Deahl (Professor of Piano and Keyboard Literature, Texas Tech University), Brenda Wristen (Associate Professor and Director of Piano Pedagogy/Coordinator of Keyboard Skills, University of Nebraska)

Music; Keyboard instruments; Techniques of music & music tutorials; Educational: Music

Paperback

This comprehensive study offers practical strategies for overcoming the unique challenges of practicing and performing as... [more]

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Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed the Cold War

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Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed...

Nigel Cliff

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Keyboard instruments; Biography: arts & entertainment; International relations

Paperback

Relates the story of a remarkable young Texan pianist, Van Cliburn, who played his way through the wall of fear built by... [more]

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How to Play the Piano

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How to Play the Piano

James Rhodes

Music; Keyboard instruments; Techniques of music & music tutorials

Hardback

Learn to play one of Bach's most exquisite preludes in just 6 weeks, even if you have never played the piano before. [more]

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Beethoven's 32 Piano Sonatas: A Handbook for Performers

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Beethoven's 32 Piano Sonatas: A Handbook for Performers

Stewart Gordon

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles; Keyboard instruments

Paperback

In Beethoven's 32 Piano Sonatas, renowned performer and pedagogue Stewart Gordon addresses textual issues, Beethoven's pianos,... [more]

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Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

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Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

Min Kym

String instruments; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

'All my life my Stradivarius had been waiting for me, as I had been waiting... [more]

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Beethoven for a Later Age: The Journey of a String Quartet

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Beethoven for a Later Age: The Journey of a String Quartet

Edward Dusinberre

Music; Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Chamber ensembles; String instruments

Paperback

Using the history of both the Takacs Quartet and the Beethoven quartets as the backbone to his story, the author, first violinist... [more]

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I Me Mine: The Extended Edition

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I Me Mine: The Extended Edition

George Harrison, Derek Taylor

Individual film directors, film-makers; Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Guitar; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

George Harrison's only autobiography with an extended introducton by his wife Olivia. [more]

$99.99

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Cello, Bow and You: Putting it All Together

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Cello, Bow and You: Putting it All Together

Evangeline Benedetti

Music; String instruments; Techniques of music & music tutorials

Paperback

Cello, Bow and You is an innovative text in the field of string pedagogy written by a 40+ year veteran of the New York Philharmonic... [more]

$29.95

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Rhythm to Recovery: A Practical Guide to Using Rhythmic Music, Voice and Movement for Social and Emotional Development

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Rhythm to Recovery: A Practical Guide to Using Rhythmic Music, Voice and...

Simon Faulkner

Percussion instruments; Medicine; Creative therapy (eg art, music, drama)

Paperback

Learn how to utilise rhythm and reflection in both therapeutic and educational settings with this practical guide. This book... [more]

$42.99

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ACO 40: The Fortieth Year

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ACO 40: The Fortieth Year

Anthony Browell, Margaret Throsby

Music; Chamber ensembles

Hardback

The stars aligned in 2015 to produce two landmark anniversaries: the Australian Chamber Orchestra celebrated its 40th birthday,... [more]

$89.99

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Menuhin: A Life

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Menuhin: A Life

Humphrey Burton, CBE

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; String instruments; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Since 2000, when this biography was first published, Menuhin's name has not faded from public attention, as often happens... [more]

$39.99

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Discoveries from the Fortepiano: A Manual for Beginners and Seasoned Performers

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Discoveries from the Fortepiano: A Manual for Beginners and Seasoned Performers...

Donna Louise Gunn

Music; Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830); Keyboard instruments; Techniques of music & music tutorials

Paperback

Discoveries from the Fortepiano meets the demand for a manual on authentic Classical piano performance practice that is at... [more]

$49.95

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The Music That Maton Made

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The Music That Maton Made

Andrew McUtchen, Jeff Jenkins, Barry Divola

Music; Guitar

Hardback

From a small backyard workshop on the outskirts of Melbourne, Maton Guitars has grown into a truly inspiring Australian success... [more]

$75.00

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Ukulele For Dummies

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Ukulele For Dummies

Alistair Wood, Suresh Ramamurthi

Music; String instruments; Techniques of music & music tutorials

Paperback

The fast and easy way to learn how to play the ukulele With the help of Ukulele For Dummies, learning to play this popular... [more]

$37.95

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Piano For Dummies: Book + Online Video & Audio Instruction

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Piano For Dummies: Book + Online Video & Audio Instruction

Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation, Adam Perlmutter, Consumer Dummies

Music; Keyboard instruments; Techniques of music & music tutorials

Paperback

Play the piano today with an easy-to-use instruction set!<br /><br />Piano... [more]

$38.95

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Play Like Jaco Pastorius: The Ultimate Bass Lesson (Book/Online Audio)

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Play Like Jaco Pastorius: The Ultimate Bass Lesson (Book/Online Audio)

Jon Liebman

Music; Guitar; Techniques of music & music tutorials

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Includes code to access audio content online. [more]

$37.95

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Guitar All-In-One For Dummies: Book + Online Video & Audio Instruction

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Guitar All-In-One For Dummies: Book + Online Video & Audio Instruction

Hal Leonard Corporation, Jon Chappell, Mark Phillips, Desi R. Serna, Consumer Dummies

Music; Guitar; Techniques of music & music tutorials

Paperback

Make your music come alive with this indispensable guitar guide There's no denying that guitar players have cachet. The... [more]

$54.95

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The Cello Suites

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The Cello Suites

Eric Siblin

Music; Baroque music (c 1600 to c 1750); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; String instruments

Paperback

One autumn evening, not long after ending a stint as a rock music critic, Eric Siblin attended a recital of Johann Sebastian... [more]

$19.99

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Classical Guitar For Dummies

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Classical Guitar For Dummies

Jon Chappell, Mark Phillips

Music; Guitar; Techniques of music & music tutorials

Paperback

The fun and easy way to start playing classical guitar For guitarists and would-be guitarists who want to pick up classical... [more]

$35.95

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Piano Exercises For Dummies

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Piano Exercises For Dummies

David Pearl

Music; Keyboard instruments

Paperback

The ideal hands-on reference for piano students who want to strengthen their skills and refine their technique--and the perfect... [more]

$35.95

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