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Acoustic Guitar Songs For Dummies  (DUM38) cover image

This songbook will have even beginning guitarists playing 34 of the best acoustic rock songs ever with the help of performance notes and guitar tab arrangements. Songs include "Angie," "Blackbird," "Crazy Little Thing Called Love", and more!

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Acoustic Guitar Starter Pack For Dummies  (DUM35) cover image

The Acoustic Guitar Starter Pack For Dummies is the easiest and most convenient way to learn how to play the acoustic guitar. This pack provides everything you need to start playing guitar — all in one box!

Banjo For Dummies: Book + Online Video & Audio Instruction, 2nd Edition (1118746333) cover image
Play your way to banjo-playing expertise

Traditionally associated with country, folk, and bluegrass music, the banjo is accessible to anyone with the patience and willpower to learn it. This second edition of Banjo For Dummies does the rest of the work for you with updated practice lessons, teaching techniques, and step-by-step examples. With this guide, you will learn tips and techniques for selecting the right instruments and accessories, how to ... Read More

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Bass Guitar Exercises For Dummies (0470647221) cover image
Learn to play bass guitar quickly and easily with this guide and bonus interactive CD!

The bass guitar is utilized in almost every single genre of music-rock, classical, jazz, metal, funk, and country just to name a few. Bass Guitar Exercises For Dummies provides bassists an opportunity to dabble with all these styles and more. Regardless of your intended musical style, this hands-on guide provides the tips and drills designed to help perfect your ... Read More

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Bass Guitar For Dummies, Book + Online Video & Audio Instruction, 3rd Edition (1118748808) cover image
Updated with the latest bass guitar technology, accessories, and more

The bass is the heart of music. So leave center stage to the other musicians—you have more important work to do. You can find everything you need to dominate bass in Bass Guitar For Dummies, 3rd Edition.

You'll get expert advice on the basics, like deciding what kind of bass to buy and which accessories are necessary and which are just nice to have. Plus, you'll get step-by-step instructions ... Read More

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Blues Guitar For Dummies (0470049200) cover image
Do you wish you could play your favorite blues music on guitar? Even if you don’t read music, it’s not difficult with Blues Guitar for Dummies. With this hands-on guide, you’ll pick up the fundamentals instantly and start jamming like your favorite blues artists!

Blues Guitar for Dummies covers all aspects of blues guitar, showing you how to play scales, chords, progressions, riffs, solos, and more! It’s packed with musical examples, chords charts ... Read More

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Blues Guitar Songs For Dummies  (DUM39) cover image

Clear instruction & performance notes to help you master 35 blues tunes: All Your Love • Boom Boom • Born Under a Bad Sign • Cross Road Blues • Everyday I Have the Blues • Got My Mo Jo Working • I Ain't Got You • I'm Tore Down • I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man • Killing Floor • Pride and Joy • Statesboro Blues • Sweet Home Chicago • The Thrill Is Gone • more!

Blues Harmonica For Dummies (1118252691) cover image
The fun and easy way to play blues on the harmonica

Blues harmonica is the most popular and influential style of harmonica playing, and it forms the basis for playing harmonica in other styles such as rock and country. Blues Harmonica for Dummies gives you a wealth of content devoted to the blues approach—specific techniques and applications, including bending and making your notes sound richer and fuller with tongue-blocked enhancements; use of amplification ... Read More

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Broadway Piano Songs For Dummies  (DUM75) cover image

Learn the most popular Broadway songs, the Dummies® way! Provides piano arrangements, lyrics, guitar chords and performance notes for 47 theatre favorites: All I Ask of You • Always Look on the Bright Side of Life • Cabaret • Camelot • Don't Cry for Me Argentina • Hello, Dolly! • I Could Write a Book • Mamma Mia • Memory • Popular • Seasons of Love • The Sound of Music • Sunrise, Sunset • Tomorrow • more.

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Christmas Piano Songs For Dummies  (DUM73) cover image

Be a hit this holiday - learn the most popular sacred carols, traditional favorites and pop standards! Includes piano arrangements, lyrics, guitar chords and plain-English performance notes for 56 favorites: Auld Lang Syne * Away in a Manger * Blue Christmas * The Christmas Song * Deck the Halls * I'll Be Home for Christmas * Jingle Bells * Joy to the World * My Favorite Things * Silent Night * more!

Clarinet For Dummies (0470584777) cover image
Master the most popular woodwind

Want to play the clarinet? No problem! This hands-on guide teaches you all the fundamental techniques you need to play this popular woodwind alone or in a group setting.

Clarinet For Dummies gives you the ideal introduction to play clarinet. You?ll begin by learning how to properly hold a clarinet and move on to getting a consistent sound, reading music, and playing songs in a variety of styles, including classical, ... Read More

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Classical Guitar For Dummies (0470464704) cover image
Want to be a classical guitarist but never had a lesson?

Want to be a classical guitarist, but never had a lesson? No problem — this hands-on guide teaches you all the fundamental techniques you need to play scales, melodies, and full-length pieces in the classical style. You get plenty of practice exercises to stretch your skills, selections from the classical repertoire, and a bonus audio CD that helps you play along with the music pieces from the ... Read More

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Classical Music For Dummies (0764550098) cover image
The more you know about classical music, the more you love it. Now, thanks to Classical Music For Dummies, you can achieve a whole new level of insight into both the composers and the compositions that have made classical music one of the great accomplishments of humankind.

Classical Music For Dummies doesn't assume that you have a degree in musicology -- or even that you took a course in music appreciation. Rather, the multimedially gifted David ... Read More

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Classical Piano Songs For Dummies  (DUM76) cover image

Learn the most popular classical piano music of the past 300 years – from Bach, Beethoven, Mozart & more! 90 selections from the classical repertory with fingerings, each with their own performance notes detailing the wheres, whats, and hows – all in plain English!

Composing Digital Music For Dummies (0470170956) cover image
Yes, you can turn those great melodies and smokin’ grooves in your head into stunning digital music! And you don’t have to be a musical genius or a computer geek to do it! Composing Digital Music For Dummies shows you everything you need to know to compose great tunes using the hottest digital tools.

This friendly, plain-English guide explains all of the digital music basics, including how to work with the latest hardware and software, use templates ... Read More

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DJing For Dummies, 2nd Edition (0470663723) cover image
How to start and build a successful career as a DJ-from at-home mixing to making demos to playing to a live crowd

Whether it's a digital or vinyl track of "Proud Mary," a DJ sets the mood, amps up the excitement, and gets a crowd of revelers rockin'. Often an outsized personality, blessed with a gorgeous voice and an encyclopedic knowledge of music, a DJ is this era's new pop star. For those interested in how to begin a career as a DJ, ... Read More

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Drums For Dummies, 2nd Edition (0471794112) cover image
Get down with rock, R&B, jazz, blues, funk, and Latin rhythms!

Groove to the beat in no time with this ultimate rockin' guide!

Whether you're dreaming of starting a band, striking the snares, or simply playing a hand drum, this interactive book-and-CD package makes it easy to pick up the basics. Complete with new information on contemporary rock styles and beats as well as rhythms from around the world, this guide is all you need to become a talented ... Read More

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Electric Guitar Starter Pack For Dummies (DUM36) cover image

This electric guitar pack is perfect for aspiring guitar players and seasoned pros! This complete kit provides everything you need to play the electric guitar. Included in the pack are a full size Kona electric guitar, 10 watt amplifier with 6.5-inch speaker, and more!

Flute For Dummies (0470484454) cover image

An excellent primer for those with little or no experience playing the flute

Always wanted to play the flute? Are you a former flautist who wants to refresh your skills? Flute For Dummies is the guide for you. Following along with the book's accompanying CD, you will learn the nuances of playing the flute as an accompanying instrument or for playing a solo, in a variety of musical styles. ... Read More

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GarageBand For Dummies (0764577506) cover image
Get ready to rock with Apple's digital music recording studio

Find out how to record, edit, mix, and master like a pro!

Are you the next big thing in music - but the world just doesn't know it yet? Here's the guide that will help you create great-sounding recordings with GarageBand. Packed with useful information on setting up a digital studio, laying down tracks, working with loops, playing with MIDI and software instruments, and mixing tracks, the ... Read More
Guitar All-in-One For Dummies (0470481331) cover image
Your comprehensive, hands-on guide to playing guitar

Have you always wanted to play the guitar? You can start today with these 8 minibooks. Covering both acoustic and electric guitar, this hands-on resource gives you all the instruction you need to play across multiple genres, whether you're a beginner or an experienced guitarist. You'll find plenty of tips for playing easier and more complex pieces — and for composing your own. Plus, you can play ... Read More

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Guitar Basics For Dummies App (WS100027) cover image

A feature-packed app to get you playing real (or at least recognizable) music fast. You don’t have to read music to play the guitar. Starting with the basics of the guitar and moving to practicing all the chords, you can pick up on everything you need to understand and play the guitar. With a built-in electronic tuner and metronome/drum tracks included in this app, Guitar Basics For Dummies is the first ... Read More

Guitar Chords for Dummies (047066603X) cover image
Whether you're playing blues, rock, classical, or folk-all the chords you'll need are here

Even Eric Clapton started with a few basic chords. And Guitar Chords For Dummies offers guitarists of every ambition, skill level, and musical genre a key to the simplest and most complex guitar chords-over 600 in all. Illustrated with a grid showing the position of the fingers on a string, a photograph of the chord being played, and a brief comment on the chord ... Read More

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Guitar Exercises For Dummies (0470387661) cover image
This book is a perfect companion to Guitar For Dummies, the top-selling guitar instructional book in the U.S., which has sold 750,000 copies to date. ... Read More
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Guitar For Dummies, with DVD, 3rd Edition (1118115546) cover image

The bestselling music guide - now updated and with a FREE DVD!

Have you always wanted to learn to play guitar? Who wouldn't? Think of Jimi Hendrix wailing away on his Stratocaster. . . Chuck Berry duck-walking across the stage to "Johnny B. Goode". . .B.B. King making his "Lucille" cry the blues. No doubt about it—guitars are cool.

Guitar For Dummies gives you everything a beginning or intermediate guitarist needs: from buying a guitar to tuning it, ... Read More

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