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Music Theory For Dummies, 3rd Edition (1118990943) cover image
Get more out of music with this essential guide

Music Theory For Dummies makes music theory easy to understand, with a friendly, unintimidating overview of everything you need to know to become fluent at knocking out beats, reading musical scores, and learning to anticipate where a song should go—whether you're reading someone else's music or writing your own. Whether you're a music student or a music lover, you'll learn to read, write, and understand ... Read More

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Music Theory For Dummies, Inkling Edition (WS100058) cover image

Grasp the concepts needed to compose, deconstruct, and comprehend music in this easy to navigate, digital interactive edition. Whether you’re a student of music or a music lover learn how to read, write, and understand music, as well as helpful hints on composing, arranging, and creating original melodies, harmonies, and chords. This interactive edition provides a real time learning experience through instructional videos, audio clips, shared notes ... Read More

PC Recording Studios For Dummies (0764577077) cover image
Here's how to make sound decisions about a desktop studio

Get the lowdown on equipment, design your studio space, and set your music free!

If you've been dreaming of making music with your computer, wake up and get started! Musician Jeff Strong clears a path for you through all the confusing options, helping you sort out hardware and software choices, coax the sound you want from your equipment, work with equalizers and processors, and start your creative ... Read More
Piano and Keyboard All-in-One For Dummies (1118837428) cover image
The go-to reference for aspiring pianists and keyboard players

Piano & Keyboard All-in-One For Dummies makes it easier and more fun than ever to make music! If you don't know how to read music, this book explains in friendly, uncomplicated language all the basics of music theory, and applies it to playing the piano and keyboard. And if you've been playing for awhile—or took lessons when you were a child but haven't played since—you can pick up some ... Read More

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Piano Exercises For Dummies (0470387653) cover image
The ideal hands-on reference for piano students who want to strengthen their skills and refine their technique--and the perfect companion and next step to the bestselling Piano For Dummies.

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file. ... Read More

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Piano For Dummies, Book + Online Video & Audio Instruction, 3rd Edition (1118900057) cover image
Play the piano today with an easy-to-use instruction set!

Piano For Dummies, 3rd Edition is an invaluable resource for anyone seeking fundamental piano instruction. Whether you're brand new to the piano or have been at it awhile, Piano For Dummies will soon have you tickling the ivories like a pro! This book contains all the information you need to start playing today, including clear instruction and supplementary materials. Learn different musical ... Read More

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From our partner eMedia Music
Piano For Dummies CD-ROM (DUM100) cover image

The eMedia Piano For Dummies CD-ROM is a fun and easy way to learn piano or keyboard from the comfort of your home. Learn to play at your own pace from easy-to-follow interactive lessons with full-motion videos. Enjoy playing along with live recorded songs or have fun playing with accompaniments that you can slow down or speed up.

From our partner Hal Leonard
Pop/Rock Piano Hits For Dummies (DUM42) cover image

Imagine the pleasure and satisfaction you’ll feel when you perform some of the greatest pop/rock songs ever. This easy-to-use guide covers 36 hits and includes piano/vocal/guitar arrangements and performance notes for tunes like "Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now)," "Candle in the Wind," and more.

Pro Tools All-in-One For Dummies, 3rd Edition (111827783X) cover image
A professional musician guides serious hobbyists through Pro Tool

Pro Tools puts professional recording and music production software in the hands of anyone with the appropriate hardware and the knowledge to use it. Musician and recording engineer Jeff Strong guides you through the latest version of this complex program, offering twice the content of the official guide at a lower price. Eight minibooks cover recording basics, getting started with Pro ... Read More

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Rock Guitar For Dummies (0764553569) cover image
Face it, being a rock guitarist is just about the coolest thing you can be – next to a secret agent with a black belt in karate. But even if you were a butt-kicking international person of mystery, playing rock guitar would still be cooler because it involves art, passion, power, poetry, and the ability to move an audience of listeners. Whether "moving your listeners" means mowing down crowd surfers with your power chords or making the audience cry ... Read More
From our partner Hal Leonard
Rock Guitar Songs For Dummies  (DUM41) cover image

Get your "Wild Thing" going! This fun guide shows you how to play your favorite rock 'n' roll songs. Discover music notation, guitar tablature, and performance notes for 35 hits.

Saxophone For Dummies (111808974X) cover image
The fast and easy way to play this popular woodwind instrument

Saxophone For Dummies offers the ideal introduction to this popular and versatile instrument, whether you lack any musical experience or are picking up the sax again after a hiatus. Covering both the alto and tenor sax, this friendly guide explains how to get a good sound, how to read music, and how to play songs in a variety of styles, including classical, pop, and jazz, all accompanied ... Read More

Singing Exercises For Dummies, with CD (111828108X) cover image
The fast and easy way to take your singing skills to new heights

Some people are born with a naturally great singing voice, but even the best singers can benefit from a broader range of knowledge and training. Voice training not only expands your technique and power, but enhances your performance abilities in business and on stage. Singing Exercises For Dummies gives you a trusted, easy way to learn, or improve, your singing. ... Read More

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Singing For Dummies, 2nd Edition (0470640200) cover image
Take your voice to the next level and grow as a performer

Whether you're a beginning vocalist or a seasoned songster, Singing for Dummies makes it easy for you to achieve your songbird dreams. This practical guide gives you step-by-step instructions and lots of helpful tips, hints, vocal exercises, reminders, and warnings for both men and women, including advice on the mechanics of singing, discovering your singing voice, developing technique, singing ... Read More

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Songwriting For Dummies, 2nd Edition (0470615141) cover image
Proven techniques for songwriting success

This friendly, hands-on guide tackles the new face of the recording industry, guiding you through the shift from traditional sales to downloads and mobile music, as well as how you can harness social media networks to get your music "out there." You get basic songwriting concepts, insider tips and advice, and inspiration for writing — and selling — meaningful, timeless songs. ... Read More

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Trumpet For Dummies (0470679379) cover image
How to get a good sound, read music, and master a variety of styles-including classical, pop, jazz, and Latin

Listening to a trumpet trilla series of high notes during a military march or wail longingly during a blues rendition-is a pleasure second to none. And masters, including Wynton Marsalis and Louis Armstrong, have made the trumpet truly Gabriel's horn, one of the most eloquent voices in classical music and jazz. Yet even a virtuoso begins somewhere ... Read More

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Ukulele Exercises For Dummies (1118506855) cover image

Take your ukulele playing to the next level - fast! - with hundreds of fun exercises, drills and practice tunes

You have a ukulele, you know just enough to be dangerous, and now you're ready to do something with it. You're in luck: Ukulele Exercises For Dummies helps you become a better player. This practice-based book focuses on the skills that entry-level players often find challenging and provides tips, tricks and plenty of cool exercises that will ... Read More

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Ukulele For Dummies, 2nd Edition (1119135974) cover image
The fast and easy way to learn how to play the ukulele

With the help of Ukulele For Dummies, learning to play this popular string instrument at a basic level has never been easier. Now in a fully updated second edition, this hands-on, friendly guide provides everything you need to know to pick up a uke and get playing—fast. From purchasing a ukulele and the necessary accessories to making sense of simple chord progressions and playing in a variety ... Read More

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Ukulele For Dummies (047097799X) cover image
Learn everything ukulele—from chord progressions to playing pop, folk, and holiday favorites—and, yes, even Hawaiian music!

The ukulele is hot. The season one finale of Gleefeatured a ukulele. The recent hit song "Hey Soul Sister" by Train includes the dulcet tones of a uke. Not to mention the runaway success of the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain. For anyone wishing to master this fun, surprisingly versatile instrument, ... Read More

Ukulele For Dummies, Inkling Edition (WS100056) cover image

Learn the Ukulele in this complete digital interactive edition. From simple chord progressions to rock solos, Ukulele For Dummies, Inkling Edition provides a real time learning experience through instructional videos, audio clips, shared notes, embedded links, and interactive images. Easily navigate from chapter to chapter to discover instructions on everything from holding, strumming, and picking basics, to chord charts, and strumming patterns. For ... Read More

Ukulele In A Day For Dummies (1118380363) cover image
Who doesn't want to learn how to play the ukulele? The uke is hot. And learning to play this instrument at a basic level is quick and easy for even the most inexperienced musicians - especially with Ukulele in a Day For Dummies! With this great introductory package, readers get the information they need to pick up a ukulele and try it out.

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Violin For Dummies, Book + Online Video & Audio Instruction, 3rd Edition (1119022908) cover image
The beginner's guide to learning the violin — for any musical style

Violin For Dummies helps you teach yourself to play the violin, even if you've never read a note of music. From choosing the right violin for you to playing a variety of musical styles, this book has you covered. You'll start with the basics of posture and bowing technique, learn how to tune your instrument and keep it in beautiful condition with regular maintenance. You'll learn how ... Read More

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