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Product Description: Basic Elements of Music introduces readers to a wide range of knowledge essential for a well-rounded understanding of music. This primer surveys the history of music and the composers who made that history; the history of instrument families and how the instruments function; an introduction to the science of sound and sound production; the various types of ensembles; and the fundamentals of music theory, form in music, musical notation, and music vocabulary...read more

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9781442257788 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 25, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Basic Elements of Music introduces readers to a wide range of knowledge essential for a well-rounded understanding of music.

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9781442257795 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 16, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Basic Elements of Music introduces readers to a wide range of knowledge essential for a well-rounded understanding of music.

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Product Description: What's your favorite noise? Discover some sparkly instruments (and the sounds they make), including a rattle, violin, drum, and more. This gorgeous book is filled with bright, bold illustrations and simple text that little ones will really enjoy...read more
By Jennie Bradley (illustrator)

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9780764168468 | Board book edition (Barrons Juveniles, March 15, 2016), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: What's your favorite noise?

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Product Description: At publication date, a free ebook version of this title will be available through Luminos, University of California Press’s new open access publishing program for monographs. Visit www.luminosoa.org to learn more. Player pianos, radio-electric circuits, gramophone records, and optical sound film—these were the cutting-edge acoustic technologies of the early twentieth century, and for many musicians and artists of the time, these devices were also the implements of a musical revolution...read more

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9780520288027 | Univ of California Pr, November 11, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: At publication date, a free ebook version of this title will be available through Luminos, University of California Press’s new open access publishing program for monographs.

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Product Description: 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 earliest days as the Quarry Men to the dissolution of the Beatles in 1970...read more

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9781617130991 | Backbeat Books, December 1, 2015, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: 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 earliest days as the Quarry Men to the dissolution of the Beatles in 1970.

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Product Description: Music therapists are trained to use their first study instrument in clinical practice, yet existing literature focuses almost exclusively on the use of piano, basic percussion and voice. This illuminating book brings together international music therapists who use a diverse range of musical instruments in their clinical work: the clarinet, the piano accordion, the flute, the cello, the trumpet and flugelhorn, the bassoon, the violin, the viola, the harp, the guitar, lower brass instruments (the trombone and the euphonium), the oboe, the saxophone and bass instruments (double bass and bass guitar)...read more
By Dawn Loombe (editor), Amelia Oldfield (editor), Sarah Rodgers (foreword by) and Jo Tomlinson (editor)

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9781849053983 | Jessica Kingsley Pub, April 21, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Music therapists are trained to use their first study instrument in clinical practice, yet existing literature focuses almost exclusively on the use of piano, basic percussion and voice.

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Product Description: 16 fantastic projects on how to make, decorate and play your very own musical instruments - make a bass from a cardboard box, a bottle xylophone and a bugle from a funnel and garden hose!

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9781861472977 | Armadillo Books, April 7, 2015, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: 16 fantastic projects on how to make, decorate and play your very own musical instruments - make a bass from a cardboard box, a bottle xylophone and a bugle from a funnel and garden hose!

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9780314200730, titled "Strategic Management: Competitiveness and Globalization : Cases" | West Group, January 1, 1997, cover price $154.95 | also contains Strategic Management: Competitiveness and Globalization : Cases | About this edition: This casebook has 37 cases that represent a myriad of strategy topics and company types.

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Product Description: The Dun & Bradstreet rating is a powerful indicator of a firm's size and composite credit appraisal that can help you assess credit risk. It's a reliable and easy-to-interpret business tool that measures overall credit worthiness on a scale of 1 to 4, based on key credit information in Dun & Bradstreet's file such as payment activity, financial condition, years in business and public filings...read more
By Mergent Inc. (corporate author)

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9780394822594, titled "Music" | Alfred a Knopf Inc, April 1, 1989, cover price $19.00 | also contains Music | About this edition: A close-up look at the world of music discusses the history of music and the development of the diverse types of wind, percussion, brass, string, and electronic instruments--from early panpipes to high-tech synthesizers--used to create it

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9781630536916 | Mergent Inc, January 31, 2015, cover price $250.00 | About this edition: The Dun & Bradstreet rating is a powerful indicator of a firm's size and composite credit appraisal that can help you assess credit risk.

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Product Description: As the easternmost tribe of the Iroquois Confederacy, the Mohawk people were called the "keepers of the eastern door." Their villages were sustained by hunting, fishing, and agriculture, and their people lived in communal dwellings called longhouses...read more

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9780394489483, titled "The Well Dog Book." | Random House Inc, cover price $14.95 | also contains The Well Dog Book. | About this edition: Describes the dog's anatomy and basic health care as well as describing the symptoms and treatment of common disorders

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9781482419900 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2015, cover price $10.50 | About this edition: As the easternmost tribe of the Iroquois Confederacy, the Mohawk people were called the "keepers of the eastern door.
9781482419894 | Ppk edition (Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2015), cover price $63.00

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9781482419917 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2015, cover price $25.25 | About this edition: As the easternmost tribe of the Iroquois Confederacy, the Mohawk people were called the "keepers of the eastern door.
9780394922553, titled "Flag" | Eyewitness Books, December 1, 1989, cover price $20.99 | also contains Flag | About this edition: A photographic essay about flags from countries all over the world and such special flags as signal flags for ships and boats, flags for special festivals and sports, political flags and coats of arms.
9780394922591, titled "Music" | Eyewitness Books, May 1, 1989, cover price $20.99 | also contains Music | About this edition: A close-up look at the world of music discusses the history of music and the development of the diverse types of wind, percussion, brass, string, and electronic instruments--from early panpipes to high-tech synthesizers--used to create it

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Rock out with this book of fun facts about xylophones, cymbals, concerts, and more! Did you know that the violin contains more than 70 separate pieces of wood? How about that you can tune your guitar to the sound of a dial tone because it's an A? Or that the Beatles were first called the Blackjacks, and then the Quarrymen? Filled with tons of cool facts about musical instruments, plus colorful, humorous illustrations, this book is sure to be a hit...read more
By Laura Lyn DiSiena, Hannah Eliot, Pete Oswald (illustrator) and Aaron Spurgeon (illustrator)

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9780606360821 | Reissue edition (Turtleback Books, October 7, 2014), cover price $17.20 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

Rock out with this book of fun facts about xylophones, cymbals, concerts, and more!Did you know that the violin contains more than 70 separate pieces of wood? How about that you can tune your guitar to the sound of a dial tone because it’s an “A”?Or that the Beatles were first called the Blackjacks, and then the Quarrymen? Filled with tons of cool facts about musical instruments, plus colorful, humorous illustrations, this book is sure to be a hit!
By Aaron Spurgeon (illustrator)

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9781481414265 | Little Simon, October 7, 2014, cover price $17.99

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9781481414258 | Little Simon, October 7, 2014, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Rock out with this book of fun facts about xylophones, cymbals, concerts, and more!

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Product Description: (Book). Rolling Stones Gear is the first book to historically document all of the Rolling Stones' musical equipment. It's also the story of the Rolling Stones, but with a new twist: their history as told through the instruments they used...read more

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9781617130922 | Backbeat Books, January 1, 2014, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: (Book).

Presents the history and development of various musical instruments, including percussion, woodwinds, brass, strings, and keyboards, discussing specific types of the instrument and key figures in their development. (view table of contents)

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9781590181270 | Lucent Books, July 1, 2002, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Presents the history and development of various musical instruments, including percussion, woodwinds, brass, strings, and keyboards, discussing specific types of the instrument and key figures in their development.

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Product Description: This popular Lucent Books series has been updated to make music of all genres even more accessible, popular and culturally relevant in the 21st century; the set focuses on the history, music, musicians, and instruments behind specific musical styles...read more

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9781420509465 | Lucent Books, May 10, 2013, cover price $39.40 | About this edition: This popular Lucent Books series has been updated to make music of all genres even more accessible, popular and culturally relevant in the 21st century; the set focuses on the history, music, musicians, and instruments behind specific musical styles.

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Product Description: In The Musical Instrument Desk Reference, Michael Pagliaro, musical instrument authority extraordinaire, provides the one-stop shop for those in need of a quick, visually-rich reference guide to band and orchestral instruments. Descriptions and illustrations of everything from the physics of sound to detailed discussions of each orchestra and band instrument make this work the ideal desktop reference tool for the working musician...read more

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9780810882706 | Scarecrow Pr, August 16, 2012, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: In The Musical Instrument Desk Reference, Michael Pagliaro, musical instrument authority extraordinaire, provides the one-stop shop for those in need of a quick, visually-rich reference guide to band and orchestral instruments.

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9781448852802 | 1 edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2011), cover price $27.50

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Product Description: (Music Pro Guide Books & DVDs). This edition addresses new equipment and software concerns that affect the way excellent recordings are made. Updated text, illustrations, photos, and video examples add to the power of the previous edition, plus new techniques and considerations are presented as they pertain to additional recording scenarios...read more

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9781458402929 | 2 pap/dvd edition (Hal Leonard Corp, July 1, 2011), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: (Music Pro Guide Books & DVDs).

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Product Description: Every page of these three funky board books offers young children ideas for creative play and exercising the imagination. Kids are encouraged to try new things and develop motor skills using everyday objects. The bright photographs offer plenty to talk about and the rich language helps illustrate the activities children love...read more
By Polly Goodman and Peter Millard (photographer)

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9781840895902 | Board book edition (Zero to Ten Childrens Books, April 1, 2011), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Every page of these three funky board books offers young children ideas for creative play and exercising the imagination.

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Product Description: This in-depth examination of the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 provides a chronological review of the events, ordinances, and pervasive attitudes that preceded, coincided with, and followed its enactment.• Provides excerpts from nearly two dozen original documents, including legislation, letters, essays, and other materials related to the sanctioning of discrimination against the Chinese in the United States• Presents a chronology of significant actions and events that preceded and facilitated passage of the Exclusion Act, as well as occurrences after its passage and leading to its repeal• Includes a bibliography of over 60 significant sources that reflect attitudes, news reports, and legislation from the time of the Exclusion Act and contemporary viewpoints on the historical event• Contains a helpful glossary of terms commonly employed in a discussion of the Chinese-American experience and passage of the Exclusion Ac...read more

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9780313379468 | 1 edition (Greenwood Pub Group, February 2, 2011), cover price $39.00 | About this edition: This in-depth examination of the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 provides a chronological review of the events, ordinances, and pervasive attitudes that preceded, coincided with, and followed its enactment.
9780198165170, titled "Sounds of the Orchestra" | Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 1995, cover price $42.01 | also contains Sounds of the Orchestra | About this edition: In this book, the author explains how composers have used the orchestra to express every mood, from the most sublime to the most witty, showing how they have blended its tones and extended its capabilities, from the earliest groupings of instruments, through the flowering of the concerto grosso under Bach and Handel, to the growth of the modern symphony orchestra.

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Product Description: This book discusses unique musical instruments from around the world.

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9781410939173 | Heinemann/Raintree, September 1, 2010, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: This book discusses unique musical instruments from around the world.

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Product Description: Take your seats. HONK! HONK! Close your eyes. TWEET-TWEET-TWEET! And enjoy opening night at Orchestra Hall with the Woodwind family. See what makes these instruments the best musical storytellers around.

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9781404860421 | Picture Window Books, August 1, 2010, cover price $24.65 | About this edition: Take your seats.

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Product Description: Welcome to New Orleans, home of the Brass family! A neighborhood jam is brewing, and these brass instruments are ready to TOOT! TOOT! and WAH-WAH-WAH! See what makes them the jazziest musical family around.

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9781404860414 | Picture Window Books, August 1, 2010, cover price $24.65 | About this edition: Welcome to New Orleans, home of the Brass family!

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Product Description: This landmark book details exactly which guitars, drums, amplifiers and keyboards The Beatles used at the key points of their relatively brief but entirely revolutionary career - from the formation of the Quarry Men in the 1950s to the dissolution of The Beatles in 1970...read more

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9780879309565, titled "Beatles Gear: All the Fab Four's Instruments from Stage to Studio" | Backbeat Books, January 1, 2010, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: This landmark book details exactly which guitars, drums, amplifiers and keyboards The Beatles used at the key points of their relatively brief but entirely revolutionary career - from the formation of the Quarry Men in the 1950s to the dissolution of The Beatles in 1970.
9780879306625 | Revised edition (Backbeat Books, November 1, 2001), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the Beatles' use of instruments from 1956 through 1970, including photographs and discussion about Paul's 1963 Hofner 500/1 violin bass, John's Rickenbacker 325 12-string, and George's Gibson Les Paul.

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9780879307318 | Revised edition (Backbeat Books, September 1, 2002), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the Beatles' use of instruments from 1956 through 1970, including photographs and discussion about Paul's 1963 Hofner 500/1 violin bass, John's Rickenbacker 325 12-string, and George's Gibson Les Paul.

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Using rebuses and simple sentences, introduces musical instruments.

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9781596794320 | Sandcastle, September 1, 2005, cover price $24.21 | About this edition: Using rebuses and simple sentences, introduces musical instruments.

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Product Description: Play The World is the first and only world instrument primer featuring information on how to play 101 of the most popular and unique musical instruments from and cultures around the world. There are large pictures of every instrument from the ahoco of the Ivory Coast to the zheng of China, complete with detailed playing instructions, tunings, and important idiosyncratic techniques...read more

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9780786676781 | Pap/com edition (Mel Bay Pubns, February 19, 2008), cover price $23.99 | About this edition: Play The World is the first and only world instrument primer featuring information on how to play 101 of the most popular and unique musical instruments from and cultures around the world.

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Describes various musical instruments, including woodwinds, brass instruments, and percussion.

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9781402208256 | 1 har/cdr edition (Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, September 1, 2007), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Describes various musical instruments, including woodwinds, brass instruments, and percussion.

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