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The 11 Contracts That Every Artist, Songwriter, and Producer Should Know
The 11 Contracts That Every Artist, Songwriter, and Producer Should Know The 11 Contracts That Every Artist, Songwriter, and Producer Should Know
Steve Gordon - Hal Leonard Corporation

Most people regard legal contracts with an inherent suspicion. Having heard scores of horror stories, we in the music business, whether artists, creatives, audiophiles, or management, are especially

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$50.00
All You Need to Know About the Music Business
All You Need to Know About the Music Business All You Need to Know About the Music Business (Eighth Edition)
Donald S. Passman - Hal Leonard Corporation

The definitive and essential guide to the music industry, now in its eighth edition - revised and updated with crucial information on the industry's major changes in response to rapid technological advances... view details
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$32.00
All You Need to Know About the Music Business
All You Need to Know About the Music Business All You Need to Know About the Music Business (9th Edition)
Donald S. Passman - Simon and Schuster

Now in its ninth edition, Passman's classic guide is updated to give you all the information necessary to thrive in this exhilarating and unpredictable environment - no matter who you are. Performers: learn

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$35.00
The Art of Acting
The Art of Acting The Art of Acting
Stella Adler & Howard Kissel - Applause Theatre & Cinema Books

Stella Adler was one of the 20th Century's greatest figures. She is arguably the most important teacher of acting in American history. Over her long career, both in New York and Hollywood, she offered her vast... view details
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The Best Jobs in the Music Industry
The Best Jobs in the Music Industry The Best Jobs in the Music Industry (Straight Talk from Successful Music Pros)
Michael Redman - Hal Leonard Corporation

"The Best Jobs in the Music Industry" is an essential career guide for those who love music and are exploring different areas of the music industry beyond the obvious performer route. Michael Redman boils down... view details
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Business Basics for Musicians
Business Basics for Musicians Business Basics for Musicians (The Complete Handbook from Start to Success)
Bobby Borg - Hal Leonard Corporation

Written by a professional musician for other musicians, Business Basics for Musicians is the layperson's guide to the music industry. In a conversational tone and an easy-to-scan format, it simplifies five

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Careers Through Music
Careers Through Music Careers Through Music (Building Employable Skills in Your Music Class)
Chris Sampson - Alfred Music Publishing

An innovative tool for music educators, this book will prepare music students for a lifelong path to success in whatever field they choose. It highlights valuable skills developed in ensemble and music

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Teaching Music on Your Own
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Teaching Music on Your Own The Complete Idiot's Guide to Teaching Music on Your Own
Karen Berger - Alfred Music Publishing

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Teaching Music on Your Own offers current and prospective teachers all of the tools they need to start and run a profitable, respected studio. This comprehensive guide

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The Complete Singer-Songwriter
The Complete Singer-Songwriter The Complete Singer-Songwriter (A Troubadour's Guide to Writing, Performing, Recording, and Business)
Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers - Hal Leonard Corporation

The ultimate guide for the modern performer, chock-full of tips, tools, and inspiration for both aspiring troubadours and those looking to take their craft and career to the next level. Author Jeffrey

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Confessions of a Record Producer
Confessions of a Record Producer Confessions of a Record Producer (How to Survive the Scams and Shams of the Music Business)
Moses Avalon - Hal Leonard Corporation

Since the first edition's release in 1998, Confessions has grown from an underground favorite to a widely read staple, evolving along the way to address Internet-age realities and the pitfalls coming with

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Confessions of a Serial Songwriter
Confessions of a Serial Songwriter Confessions of a Serial Songwriter
Shelly Peiken - Hal Leonard Corporation

Confessions of a Serial Songwriter is an amusing and poignant memoir about songwriter Shelly Peiken's journey from young girl falling under the spell of magical songs to working professional songwriter

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Confessions of a Shameless Name-Dropper
Confessions of a Shameless Name-Dropper Confessions of a Shameless Name-Dropper (Adventures in the Music Business)
Mark Cabaniss - Melrose House Publishing LLC

The music business has taken Mark Cabaniss on adventures far from his native state of North Carolina…from Nashville to Broadway to Holly­wood and back. In celebration of his 25th year in the

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Cool Jobs in the Music Business
Cool Jobs in the Music Business Cool Jobs in the Music Business
Jeffrey Rabhan - Hal Leonard Corporation

Industry veteran and chair of NYU's Clive Davis Recorded Music program Jeffrey Rabhan explains career options within - and connected to - today's music business through the experiences of some of the... view details
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The Future of the Music Business
The Future of the Music Business The Future of the Music Business (How to Succeed with New Digital Technologies - 4th Edition)
Steve Gordon - Hal Leonard Corporation

New technologies have revolutionized the music business. While these technologies have wreaked havoc on traditional business models, they've also provided new opportunities for music business entrepreneurs,

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The Future of the Music Business
The Future of the Music Business The Future of the Music Business (How to Succeed with the New Digital Technologies)
Steve Gordon - Hal Leonard Corporation

In keeping up with new technologies and trends, this book provides a legal and business roadmap as well as practical tips for anyone looking to: sell music online; develop an online record company; create an... view details
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Going Pro
Going Pro Going Pro (Developing a Professional Career in the Music Industry)
Kenny Kerner - Hal Leonard Corporation

This handy guide provides everything you need to know to go pro, including information about personal managers, music attorneys, business managers and booking agents, record companies, A&R, publishing,... view details
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Historical Dictionary of the American Music Industry
Historical Dictionary of the American Music Industry Historical Dictionary of the American Music Industry
Keith Hatscheck & Veronica A. Wells - Rowman & Littlefield Publishing

This book contains a chronology, an introduction, appendixes that provide a comprehensive directory of college music business programs and a listing of all relevant music industry trade associations, and an

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The History of Music Production
The History of Music Production The History of Music Production
Richard James Burgess - Oxford University Press

In The History of Music Production, Richard James Burgess draws on his experience as a producer, musician, and author. Beginning in 1860 with the first known recording of an acoustic sound and moving

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How to Get a Job in the Music Industry
How to Get a Job in the Music Industry How to Get a Job in the Music Industry (3rd Edition)
Keith Hatschek & Breanne Beseda - Berklee Press

If you dream about a career in the music industry, this book is for you. These practical strategies will help you to prepare for and land your dream job in the music business. Thousands of readers have used

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JingleMoney
JingleMoney JingleMoney (The Essential Guide to Making Real Money Writing Jingles)
Walter R. Dailey - Hal Leonard Corporation

Walter R. Dailey's insight in the jingle industry is unparalleled. In this easy-to-read guide, he offers clear steps for earning hundreds of thousands of dollars making music for TV, radio, and online ads.

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Living the Dream
Living the Dream Living the Dream (The Morning After Music School)
Brian Horner - Kendall Hunt Publ. Co

Second Edition (workbook). Based on parallels drawn between fundamental areas of music performance and their counterparts in the business world, this book offers insights and tools to help current or former

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Make It
Make It Make It (A Guide for Recent Music Graduates)
Emilio J. Guarino - Chromatic Production

A dynamic and action-driven career guide specifically tailored for conservatory-trained musicians. Topics covered include: How to Establish Credibility, Managing Your Money Effectively, Freelancing vs.

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Managing Your Band
Managing Your Band Managing Your Band (Artist Management: The Ultimate Responsibility)
Dr. Stephen Marcone & David Philp - Hal Leonard Corporation

Now in its sixth edition, Managing Your Band has long since been the standard bearer for aspirants and hardened vets alike. From dive bars to festivals, from branding and merchandising to marketing and

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Minding Your Business
Minding Your Business Minding Your Business (A Guide to Money and Taxed for Ceative Professionals)
Martin Kamenski - Hal Leonard Corporation

Suitable for any actor, writer, musician, dancer, photographer, director, model, visual artist, band, production company, etc., etc., etc., Kamenski has taken the very fine-tuned method of explaining taxes... view details
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