Low Legato Etudes for Tuba book 2 by Wesley Jacobs

By Wesley Jacobs

Low Legato Etudes for Tuba includes brief legato kind etudes (from Bordogni) transposed into the reduce sign up of the tuba. those stories are excellent while mixed with Low check in reports for Tuba (published through Encore) for improvement of a soft, making a song low sign up. whereas those etudes could be played on excessive tubas they're meant basically for the low (CC, BBb) instruments.

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Bass Fretboard Atlas: Get a Better Grip on Neck Navigation! by Joe Charupakorn

By Joe Charupakorn

(Bass Instruction). gaining knowledge of the bass neck has continuously been a problem, even for extraordinarily skilled avid gamers. The diagrams in Bass Fretboard Atlas may help you speedy memorize scales and arpeggios that could have formerly appeared very unlikely to understand. you may simply see and know how scale and arpeggio shapes are laid out and the way they attach and overlap around the neck. the cloth during this assortment is gifted in all 12 keys, utilizing entire 17-fret neck diagrams with color-coded monitors of the commonest fingerings.

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The Piano Teacher's Survival Guide by Anthony Williams

By Anthony Williams

From getting ready for the first actual lesson to gaining knowledge of fiendish fingering and function nervousness, this inspirational consultant is helping lecturers nurture and aid scholars at each point and enhance a love of the piano. With musical conversation at its middle, The Piano Teacher's Survival Guide tackles common matters and customary frustrations confronted through all pianists in addition to bettering and constructing instructing talents and piano technique.

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John Taverner: His Life and Music by Hugh Benham

By Hugh Benham

John Taverner was once the best composer of church song lower than Henry VIII. His contributions to the mass and votive antiphon are assorted, special and occasionally leading edge; he has left extra very important settings for the place of work than any of his predecessors, or even a bit secular track survives. Hugh Benham, editor of Taverner?s entire works for Early English Church tune, now offers the 1st full-length research of the composer for over 20 years. He areas the tune in context, with the aid of biographical details, dialogue of Taverner?s position in society, and clarification of the way every piece used to be utilized in the pre-Reformation church prone. He investigates the musical language of Taverner?s predecessors as historical past for a clean exam and appraisal of the tune during which he lines similarities with the paintings of more youthful composers. matters confronting the performer are thought of, and the tune can also be approached from the listener?s viewpoint, firstly via shut analytical inspection of the distinguished votive antiphon Gaude plurimum.

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Max Reger and Karl Straube: Perspectives on an Organ by Christopher Anderson

By Christopher Anderson

Max Reger (1873-1916) could be best-known for his organ tune. This fast assumed a popular position within the repertory of German organists due in huge degree to the efforts of Reger?s modern Karl Straube (1873-1950). the private and collegial courting among the composer and performer started in 1898 and built till Reger?s demise. by way of that point, Straube had demonstrated himself as a massive artist and instructor in Leipzig and the important authority for the translation of Reger?s organ tune. The Reger-Straube dating functioned on a couple of degrees with decisive results either for the composition of the song and its interpretation over a interval fraught with upheaval on sociopolitical, spiritual and aesthetic fronts. This ebook evaluates the importance of the connection among the composer and organist utilizing basic resource fabrics corresponding to autograph appearing manuscripts, experiences, programmes, letters and archival resources from modern organ construction. the result's a far more suitable knowing of Reger by way of functionality perform and reception heritage, and a re-assessment of Straube and, extra generally, of Leipzig as a musical centre in this period.

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Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 Songbook: Vocal by Josh Groban

By Josh Groban

(Music revenues America). Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, Dave Malloy's musical in accordance with a bit of Tolstoy's battle and Peace is gifted in those 15 decisions for voice and piano accompaniment. Songs: the kidnapping * Balaga * The Ball * captivating * dirt and Ashes * the nice Comet of 1812 * Letters * Moscow * nobody Else * Pierre * Pierre & Andrey * Prologue * Sonya by myself * Sonya & Natasha.

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Music Semiotics: A Network of Significations: In Honour and by Esti Sheinberg

By Esti Sheinberg

United of their indebtedness to the scholarship of Raymond Monelle, a global staff of members, together with top experts on track and tradition, come jointly during this state-of-the-art quantity to enquire alternative ways within which tune indicates. tune semiotics asks what song indicates in addition to how the signification method occurs. taking a look at the character of musical texts and music's narrativity, some of the essays during this assortment delve into the connection among track and philosophy, literature, poetry, people traditions and the theatre, with opera a style that rather lends itself to this mode of research. different contributions examine theories of musical markedness, metaphor and irony, utilizing examples and particular musical texts to function case experiences to validate their theoretical techniques. Musical works mentioned comprise these via Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schumann, Wagner, Stravinsky, Bart?Xenakis, Kutavicius and John Adams, delivering stimulating discussions of tune that attest to its attractiveness up to to its highbrow problem. Taking Monelle's writing as a version, the contributions adhere to a style of logical argumentation offered in a civilized and respectful method, even - and especially - whilst debatable matters are at stake, retaining in brain that considering the importance of track is the way to think about lifestyles itself.

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How To Win Against History (Annotated Script Edition) by Seiriol Davies

By Seiriol Davies

Henry Cyril Paget, fifth Marquis of Anglesey (1875 – 1905) used to be born to inherit the Empire. in its place, he burned brightly, in short and transvestitely via his family’s titanic wealth; placing on superb performs starring himself, charging around Europe dressed as Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine or occasionally a butterfly, in a motor vehicle with rose-scented exhaust fumes. whilst he died, his vengeful heirs burned each hint of his life they can locate, and carried on as if he’d by no means been. Ouch.

But it’s cool; Henry’s going to provide an explanation for every little thing. And don’t fear, it will no longer be by any means an arty or tricky exhibit. in truth, it’s going to be absolutely, totally mainstream.

Seiriol Davies’s first musical How to Win opposed to History is a glittering, rollicking story approximately being too bizarre for the area, yet desperately now not short of it to overlook you.

This Annotated Script version includes a wealth of specific fabrics, in which I suggest prolonged notes the place the writer is going off on one to inform you extra in regards to the tales like he could after a moment Strongbow.

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A Woman? Voice in Baroque Music: Mariane von Ziegler and by MarkA. Peters

By MarkA. Peters

on the finish of his moment yr in Leipzig, J.S. Bach composed 9 sacred cantatas to texts by way of Leipzig poet Mariane von Ziegler (1695-1760). even though those cantatas are Bach's basically compositions to texts by means of a feminine poet, the works were mostly missed within the Bach literature. Ziegler was once Germany's first woman poet laureate, and the booklet highlights her importance in early eighteenth-century Germany and her dedication to advancing women's rights of self-expression. Peters enriches and enlivens the account with extracts from Ziegler's 4 released volumes of poetry and prose, and analyses her method of cantata textual content composition by way of arguing that her specific perception of the cantata as a style inspired Bach's inventive musical realizations. In contemplating Bach's settings of Ziegler's texts, Peters argues that Bach used to be the following pursuing a couple of compositional tactics no longer universal in his different sacred cantatas, together with experimentation with the order of pursuits inside of a cantata, with formal concerns in arias and recitatives, and with using tools, in addition to leading edge methods to Vox Christi texts and to texts facing speech and silence. A Woman's Voice in Baroque track is the 1st booklet to deal extensive with problems with ladies in song when it comes to Bach, and one of many few accomplished reports of a selected repertory of Bach's sacred cantatas. It for that reason offers an important new standpoint on either Ziegler as poet and cantata librettist and Bach as cantata composer.

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Christmas Praise Hymns: Phillip Keveren Series by Phillip Keveren

By Phillip Keveren

(Piano Solo Songbook). Phillip Keveren provides 12 piano solo medleys, seamlessly mixing loved Christmas carols with renowned worship songs. Titles comprise: Angels we've got Heard on High/Lord, I elevate Your identify on excessive * The Holly and the Ivy/You Are My King (Amazing Love) * O Holy Night/Holy Spirit * Of the Father's Love Begotten/How Deep the Father's Love for Us * as soon as in Royal David's City/10,000 purposes (Bless the Lord) * What baby Is This?/Mary, were you aware? * and more.

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