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Flute Secrets Flute Secrets
Trevor Wye - Novello & Company Limited

Flute Secrets tells you everything you need to know about being a flutist. This innovative volume presents indispensable guidance for all flute players, from choosing the right instrument and tips

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101 Saxophone Tips 101 Saxophone Tips (Stuff All the Pros Know and Use)
Eric Morones - Hal Leonard Corporation

This book presents valuable how-to insight that saxophone players of all styles and levels can benefit from. The text, photos, music, diagrams, and accompanying CD provide a terrific, easy-to-use resource for... view details
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All About Trumpet All About Trumpet
Jonathan Harnum - Hal Leonard Corporation

If you've wished for fun and engaging ways to motivate your trumpet playing quest, then you've found it. All About Trumpet is for you! Whether you want to learn about reading music, playing in a band,... view details
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All Things Strings All Things Strings
Jo Nardolillo - Rowman & Littlefield Publishing

All Things Strings: An Illustrated Dictionary bridges this gap, serving as the only comprehensive resource for the terminology used by the modern string family of instruments. All of the terms

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Alternative Strings Alternative Strings
Julie Lyonn Lieberman - Hal Leonard Corporation

What is alternative string playing? It's the most important and exciting area for string players who want and need to expand their horizons beyond classical music by exploring other styles and learning varied... view details
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Anthony Stradivari The Celebrated Violin Maker Anthony Stradivari The Celebrated Violin Maker
Francois-Joseph Fetis & Stewart Pollens - Dover Publications Inc.

Renowned nineteenth-century musicologist Francois-Joseph Fetis assembled this authoritative survey with the assistance of noted violin maker and dealer Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume.  Focusing on the work of the... view details
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The Art of Brass Playing The Art of Brass Playing
Philip Farkas - Wind Music, Inc.

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The Art of Trumpet Playing The Art of Trumpet Playing
Keith Johnson - Harold Gore Publishing/Penders Music

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Band Director's Percussion Repair Manual Band Director's Percussion Repair Manual
Ed Brown - Alfred Music Publishing

This concise and well-organized manual is a must for the serious music educator and percussionist. Written in an easy-to-use format, Band Director's Percussion Repair Manual is a one-stop

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Band Instrument "Quick Fix" Repair Solutions Band Instrument "Quick Fix" Repair Solutions
Gregory Biba - GIA Publications

Essential repair techniques as well as suggestions for instrument maintenance are provided in a format that is easy to follow and intuitively organized.  You will be guided step by step through each repair... view details
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Band Nerds: Confessions and Confusion Band Nerds: Confessions and Confusion (Quotes from The 13th Chair Trombone Player)
DJ Corchin - The PhazelFOZ Company

This addition to the Band Nerds series has over 800 quotes, anecdotes, and thoughts from The 13th Chair; there isn't a larger source of band hodgepodge genius on the planet. We've all wondered what our

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Band Nerds: Poetry from The 13th Chair Trombone Player Band Nerds: Poetry from The 13th Chair Trombone Player
DJ Corchin - The PhazelFOZ Company

A book of humorously inspiring poems and illustrations all about BAND! Join the crazy antics of those lovable band nerds, like the egotistical trumpet player, bad-boy percussionists, flirty yet

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Banjo: An Illustrated History Banjo: An Illustrated History
Bob Carlin - Hal Leonard Corporation

This book offers the first comprehensive, illustrated history of the banjo in its many forms. It traces the story of the instrument from its roots in West Africa to its birth in the Americas, through its

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The Bass Handbook The Bass Handbook (The Complete Guide to Mastering the Bass Guitar)
Adrian Ashton - Hal Leonard Corporation

The electric bass guitar is central to modern music, playing a key role in melody, harmony, and rhythm. This new, revised edition of The Bass Handbook will help you master the instrument and make it your

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Bassoon Reed Making Bassoon Reed Making (A Pedagogic History)
Christin Schillinger - Indiana University Press

Withheld by leading pedagogues in an effort to control competition, the art of reed making in the early 20th century has been shrouded in secrecy, producing a generation of performers without reed making

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Beatles Gear Beatles Gear
Andy Babiuk - Hal Leonard Corporation

This ultimate guide to all the gear used by the Beatles details exactly which guitars, drums, amplifiers, and keyboards the Fab Four embraced throughout their brief but revolutionary career, from their

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Before the Chinrest Before the Chinrest (A Violinist's Guide to the Mysteries of Pre-Chinrest Technique and Style)
Stanley Ritchie - Indiana University Press

Drawing on the principles of Francesco Geminiani and four decades of experience as a baroque and classical violinist, Stanley Ritchie offers a valuable resource for anyone wishing to learn about 17th, 18th and... view details
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Brass Instrument Manual Brass Instrument Manual (How to Buy, Maintain and Set Up Your Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Horn and Cornet)
Andy Taylor & Simon Croft - Hal Leonard Corporation

Catering for trumpet, trombone, tuba, horn and cornet players, the Brass Instrument Manual presents a unique step-by-step guide with detailed illustrations showing how to maintain and repair your instrument... view details
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The Brass Instrument Owner's Handbook The Brass Instrument Owner's Handbook
Michael J. Pagliaro - Rowman & Littlefield Publishing

This book provides professionals, musicians, teachers, students, and individuals interested in brass instruments with an abundance of knowledge. A touchstone work for both uninitiated and advanced players,

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Brass Instruments Brass Instruments (Purchasing, Maintenance, Troubleshooting and More)
David Fedderly & Sally Wagner - Meredith Music Publications

What instrument brands provide the best value? Are used instruments a good investment? What mouthpiece should beginners use? Single or double horn? Is there a way to make it easier for beginners to play the

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Brass Performance and Pedagogy Brass Performance and Pedagogy
Keith Johnson - Pearson Education

Brass Performance and Pedagogy approaches teaching brass students in a musical manner that is both comprehensive and practical. Great emphasis is placed on the importance of genuine musical development as

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The Bridge The Bridge (Connecting Violin and Fiddle Worlds)
Annemieke Pronker-Coron - Culicidae Press, LLC

In music-instrument language, a bridge usually refers to the part of the violin that supports the strings and transfers its vibration to the instrument's body. It conducts the sound as well as the music

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Cello, Bow and You: Putting it All Together Cello, Bow and You: Putting it All Together
Evangeline Benedetti - Oxford University Press

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 Orchestra and certified teacher of the Alexander Technique. Author

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Clarinet Manual Clarinet Manual (How to Buy, Maintain and Set Up Your Clarinet, Alto Clarinet and Bass Clarinet)
Stephen Howard - Hal Leonard Corporation

Featuring step-by-step instructions and extensive color photography, Clarinet Manual explains how the instrument works, how its mechanism functions, and what can be done to maintain it and improve its... view details
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