Since its introduction to Hawai‘i in 1879, the ‘ukulele has been many things: a symbol of an island paradise; a tool of political protest; an instrument central to a rich musical culture; a musical joke; a highly sought-after collectible; a cheap airport souvenir; a lucrative industry; and the product of a remarkable synthesis of western […]
If you’re new to the bass, you are probably eager to learn some songs. This book provides easy arrangements in tab with lyrics for the most popular songs bassists want to play. Includes: American Girl • Billie Jean • Blister in the Sun • Crossfire • Hey Joe • I Got You (I Feel Good) • Livin’ on […]
As one of the world’s most renowned harp soloists and a passionate champion of new music for her instrument, Yolanda Kondonassis presents a comprehensive guide and conversational text on composing idiomatically for the harp, in her new book, The Composer’s Guide to Writing Well for the Modern Harp, published by Carl Fischer. The book features […]
This deluxe hardcover book designed to lay flat for ease of use is a comprehensive guide to the bass. The guide takes in everything from tuning the instrument to advanced harmony, as well as modern techniques, including slapping and harmonics.
Rolling Stones Gear tells the story of the band through the instruments they used. It covers every tour and studio session since the Rolling Stones inception in 1962 through today
Until now, the real story of the Allman Brothers Band has never been told. One Way Out chronicles the journey from of the band from its formation in 1969 until today…
Behind the Boards II is the second anthology telling the story behind the creation of some of the rocks greatest records, like “Hotel California” (The Eagles)