Music An Appreciation 12th Edition Music An Appreciation 12th Edition
Soft / Music Magazines 11-06-2019
Music: An Appreciation remains the time-tested solution for welcoming non-majors to the art oflistening to great music. Now, Roger Kamien places a renewed focus on learningthe elements of music, fostering each student’s unique path to listening andunderstanding. This is achieved through step-by-step guidance as they learn theelements of music, as well as an increased number of musical selections to appreciate,and an enhanced McGraw-Hill Connect experience. As the authority in the Music Appreciationcourse, Kamien equips students with the language, tools and listening skillsrequired to sustain a life-long enthusiasm for music.
Comprendre le mixage (Partie 1) by Éric Noël Comprendre le mixage (Partie 1) by Éric Noël
Soft / Music Magazines 6-06-2019
Enfin, un ouvrage complet qui vous permettra de mixer mieux! La première partie de ce livre en cinq tomes jette les bases d'une véritable compréhension du mixage. Après une brève et surprenante définition du mixage, nous présenterons en détail chacune des composantes essentielles d'un home studio professionnel.

L'acoustique est sans conteste un élément clé. Vous apprendrez comment disposer votre poste d'écoute selon les règles de l'art et les manières d'utiliser le traitement acoustique pour assurer la fiabilité sonore de votre espace de travail.
Lyrics and Music: Music Theory and Songwriting Techniques for Aspiring Songwriters Lyrics and Music: Music Theory and Songwriting Techniques for Aspiring Songwriters
Soft / Music Magazines 6-06-2019
Are you trying to write songs, but you feel something is missing?In this book you will learn tips and tricks that have helped songwriters write great songs for the past 50 years. Author Willy Minnix covers tried and true methods that will help you improve your lyrics, chord progressions, and melodies,and help you capture that certain magic that people like the Beatles, Elton John, Brian Wilson and Bob Dylan have known for years. Whether your songs suffer from a lack of structure, or a weak hook, or are just missing that certain spark, the topics covered in "Lyrics and Music,” will offer songwriters of any level interesting things to think about that will help them hone and take their craft to another level.
Vibe Merchants: The Sound Creators of Jamaican Popular Music Vibe Merchants: The Sound Creators of Jamaican Popular Music
Soft / Music Magazines 6-06-2019
Vibe Merchants offers an insider's perspective on the development of Jamaican Popular Music, researched and analysed by a thirty-year veteran with a wide range of experience in performance, production and academic study. This rare perspective, derived from interviews and ethnographic methodologies, focuses on the actual details of music-making practice, rationalized in the context of the economic and creative forces that locally drive music production. By focusing on the work of audio engineers and musicians, recording studios and recording models, Ray Hitchins highlights a music creation methodology that has been acknowledged as being different to that of Europe and North America. The book leads to a broadening of our understanding of how Jamaican Popular Music emerged, developed and functions, thus providing an engaging example of the important relationship between music, technology and culture that will appeal to a wide range of scholars.
How Shostakovich Changed My Mind How Shostakovich Changed My Mind
Soft / Music Magazines 6-06-2019
A powerful look at the extraordinary healing effect of music on sufferers of mental illness, including author Stephen Johnson's struggle with bipolar disorder.

BBC music broadcaster Stephen Johnson explores the power of Shostakovich's music during Stalin's reign of terror, and writes of the extraordinary healing effect of music on sufferers of mental illness. Johnson looks at neurological, psychotherapeutic and philosophical findings, and reflects on his own experience, where he believes Shostakovich's music helped him survive the trials and assaults of bipolar disorder.
Learn 14 Chord Progressions for Guitar in 14 Days: Extensive Resource for Songwriters and Guitarists of All Levels Learn 14 Chord Progressions for Guitar in 14 Days: Extensive Resource for Songwriters and Guitarists of All Levels
Soft / Music Magazines 6-06-2019
Do you want to learn the basics of chord progressions so you can be a better songwriter and guitar player? Then this is the book for you!
Learn 14 Chord Progressions for Guitar in 14 Days seems pretty self-explanatory, but there’s so much more to it than just progressions, Roman numerals, and the Nashville Number System. For songwriters and guitar players, knowing chord progressions is the foundation for crafting unforgettable harmonies and rhythms.

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The Language of Rhythm Vol. 1 The Language of Rhythm Vol. 1
Soft / Music Magazines 6-06-2019
The Language of Rhythm was designed for music students that want to learn how to apply songwriting techniques to their drumbeats. This book contains several different lessons that will give you the tools to create complete musical ideas and phrases that will sound more rhythmically eloquent. The musical concepts that are covered in this book will teach you how to build structure within a song, instead of just repetition. The goal of this curriculum is to offer new ways to add both symmetry and spontaneousness to your work.
Handbook for Sound Engineers (Audio Engineering Society Presents) 5th Edition Handbook for Sound Engineers (Audio Engineering Society Presents) 5th Edition
Soft / Music Magazines 6-06-2019
Handbook for Sound Engineers is the most comprehensive reference available for audio engineers, and is a must read for all who work in audio.

With contributions from many of the top professionals in the field, including Glen Ballou on interpretation systems, intercoms, assistive listening, and fundamentals and units of measurement, David Miles Huber on MIDI, Bill Whitlock on audio transformers and preamplifiers, Steve Dove on consoles, DAWs, and computers, Pat Brown on fundamentals, gain structures, and test and measurement, Ray Rayburn on virtual systems, digital interfacing, and preamplifiers, Ken Pohlmann on compact discs, and Dr. Wolfgang Ahnert on computer-aided sound system design and room-acoustical fundamentals for auditoriums and concert halls, the Handbook for Sound Engineers is a must for serious audio and acoustic engineers.
Perfect Guitar Control English version Perfect Guitar Control English version
Soft / Music Magazines 5-06-2019
Book for guitarists of any level and musical genre, ideal for having perfect control of your guitar technique.WARM UP and COORDINATION - Exercises to develop perfect coordination between left and right hand and precision control of alternating picking.EAR TRAINING - Exercises for the development of the relative and absolute musical ear for controlling the pitch of the notes and the recognition of the intervals related to the scales.
Audio and Speech Processing with MATLAB Audio and Speech Processing with MATLAB
Soft / Music Magazines 5-06-2019
Speech and audio processing has undergone a revolution in preceding decades that has accelerated in the last few years generating game-changing technologies such as truly successful speech recognition systems; a goal that had remained out of reach until very recently. This book gives the reader a comprehensive overview of such contemporary speech and audio processing techniques with an emphasis on practical implementations and illustrations using MATLAB code. Core concepts are firstly covered giving an introduction to the physics of audio and vibration together with their representations using complex numbers, Z transforms and frequency analysis transforms such as the FFT.

Later chapters give a description of the human auditory system and the fundamentals of psychoacoustics. Insights, results, and analyses given in these chapters are subsequently used as the basis of understanding of the middle section of the book covering: wideband audio compression (MP3 audio etc.), speech recognition and speech coding.