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The most popular Music recording & reproduction books currently available. Updated weekly.
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Music Technology from Scratch
<br>Music Technology From Scratch<br> provides a complete beginner's guide to recording, mixing, and mastering music. It is an essential book for anyone studying or interested in music technology, and those wishing to create their own professional-quality recordings.<br>Key features<br>How does sound work?<br>How do I record a range of instruments?<br>How do I record, mix and master a track?<br>How do I use MIDI for sequencing and arranging?<br>Music Technology From Scratch<br> answers these questions, and more. Exploring both the theory and practice of music technology, it gives the reader clear information on how equipment works and how to get the best results from it.<br>Fully illustrated throughout, diagrams and photos provide step-by-step guides to using your equipment. It includes tips and hints on polishing your recordings and making sure your sessions run smoothly, 'test yourself questions' and 'projects' at the end of each chapter, and a full glossary explaining all technical terms and concepts. It is also enhanced by online videos with explanations of equipment and techniques.<br>This book will send you on your way to achieving a better grade for any of these courses:<br>GCSE, AS and A2 Music and Music Technology<br>BTEC Firsts and Nationals in Music and Music Technology<br>The new Creative and Media Diploma<br>"This book is a must for anyone who is new to Music Technology. The sections are well broken down into each part of the Technology environment, covering the traditional equipment you would find in the studio as well as the software on your computer. In the first section of the book it provides a well presented, colourful, clearly and carefully presented explanation of how and why things work, covering the bits of equipment you both need and are likely to encounter.
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Decca: The Supreme Record Company: The Story of Decca Records 1929-2019
The definitive, lavishly illustrated, history of one of the major record labels of all time
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Modern Recording Techniques
Modern Recording Techniques is the bestselling, authoritative guide to sound and music recording. Whether you're just starting out or are looking for a step-up in the industry, Modern Recording Techniques provides an in-depth read on the art and technologies of music production. It's a must-have reference for all audio bookshelves., Using its familiar and accessible writing style, this ninth edition has been fully updated, presenting the latest production technologies and includes an in-depth coverage of the DAW, networked audio, MIDI, signal processing and much more. A robust companion website features video tutorials, web-links, an online glossary, flashcards, and a link to the author's blog. Instructor resources include a test bank and an instructor's manual., The ninth edition includes:Updated tips, tricks and insights for getting the best out of your studioAn introduction to the Apple iOS in music productionIntroductions to new technologies and important retro studio techniquesThe latest advancements in DAW systems, signal processing, mixing and mastering
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Vinyl Frontier: The Story of the Voyager Golden Record
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Cello Exam Pieces 2020-2023, ABRSM Grade 3, Score, Part & CD: Selected from the 2020-2023 syllabus
This book contains nine pieces from ABRSM's Grade 3 Cello syllabus for 2020-2023, three pieces chosen from each of Lists A, B and C. The pieces have been carefully selected to offer an attractive and varied range of styles, creating a collection that provides an excellent source of repertoire to suit every performer.
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Cello Exam Pieces 2020-2023, ABRSM Grade 5, Score & Part: Selected from the 2020-2023 syllabus
This book contains nine pieces from ABRSM's Grade 5 Cello syllabus for 2020-2023, three pieces chosen from each of Lists A, B and C. The pieces have been carefully selected to offer an attractive and varied range of styles, creating a collection that provides an excellent source of repertoire to suit every performer.
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Cello Exam Pieces 2020-2023, ABRSM Grade 4, Score & Part: Selected from the 2020-2023 syllabus
This book contains nine pieces from ABRSM's Grade 4 Cello syllabus for 2020-2023, three pieces chosen from each of Lists A, B and C. The pieces have been carefully selected to offer an attractive and varied range of styles, creating a collection that provides an excellent source of repertoire to suit every performer.
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Edexcel AS and A Level Music Technology Study Guide
A definitive study guide for the AS and A Level syllabuses. This comprehensive guide: WORKS THROUGH EACH COMPONENT WITH STEP-BY-STEP GUIDES OFFERS TIPS FOR PRODUCING AND FOR COMPOSING, AS WELL AS FOR THE EXAM PAPERS INCLUDES DETAIL ON THE HISTORY OF RECORDING TECHNOLOGY AND ON ALL RELEVANT GENRES OF MUSIC CONTAINS A CLEAR GLOSSARY OF ALL THE KEY TERMS YOU NEED TO KNOW FOR YOUR COURSE
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Cello Exam Pieces 2020-2023, ABRSM Grade 2, Score & Part: Selected from the 2020-2023 syllabus
This book contains nine pieces from ABRSM's Grade 2 Cello syllabus for 2020-2023, three pieces chosen from each of Lists A, B and C. The pieces have been carefully selected to offer an attractive and varied range of styles, creating a collection that provides an excellent source of repertoire to suit every performer.
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Secrets of Dance Music Production: The World's Leading Electronic Music Production Magazine Delivers the Definitive Guide to Making Cutting-Edge Dance Music
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Cello Exam Pieces 2020-2023, ABRSM Grade 1, Score & Part: Selected from the 2020-2023 syllabus
This book contains nine pieces from ABRSM's Grade 1 Cello syllabus for 2020-2023, three pieces chosen from each of Lists A, B and C. The pieces have been carefully selected to offer an attractive and varied range of styles, creating a collection that provides an excellent source of repertoire to suit every performer.
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Fabulous Creation: How the LP Saved Our Lives
_________'Hepworth's knowledge and understanding of rock history is prodigious ... [a] hugely entertaining study of the LP's golden age' The Times_________The era of the LP began in 1967, with 'Sgt Pepper';
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Pro Tools All-In-One For Dummies
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Producer's Manual: All You Need to Get Pro Recordings and Mixes in the Project Studio
[ THE PRODUCER'S MANUAL ALL YOU NEED TO GET PRO RECORDINGS AND MIXES IN THE PROJECT STUDIO BY WHITE, PAUL](AUTHOR)PAPERBACK
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To Feel the Music: A Songwriter's Mission to Save High-Quality Audio
Neil Young coauthors this memoir about his single most passionate pursuit: Bringing high-quailty audio back to music lovers, who have been forced to settle for compressed, digital files that rob songs of their original warmth.
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Bitten by the Blues: The Alligator Records Story
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Perfecting Sound Forever: The Story Of Recorded Music
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Arduino Music and Audio Projects
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Mad Skills: MIDI and Music Technology in the XXth Century
A cultural history of MIDI (the Musical Instrument Digital Interface), one of the most revolutionary and transformative technologies in the history of music.
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Maestros, Masterpieces and Madness: The Secret Life and Shameful Death of the Classical Record Industry
Exposes the strange truth and sheer brilliance behind the classical music recording industry. This book charts its rise since Caruso's first gramophone bestseller of 1902 and predicts the industry's imminent doom in the face of schmaltzy crossover albums and technology.
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Pro Tools 101: An Introduction to Pro Tools 11 (with DVD)
Helps you learn Pro Tools - the world's popular recording and mixing software. As the official training package used in first-level certification courses for Pro Tools operators, this title offers a thorough, systematic introduction to the fundamentals of the software.
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ABRSM Songbook Plus, Grade 3: More classic and contemporary songs from the ABRSM syllabus
A new addition to ABRSM's bestselling Songbook series, the ABRSM Songbook Plus Grade 3 features an unrivalled choice of repertoire in a huge variety of styles that will inspire singers of all ages. An essential collection for those preparing for exams or for anyone who loves to sing.
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Audio Engineering 101: A Beginner's Guide to Music Production
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Recording Secrets for the Small Studio
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Mixing Secrets for the Small Studio
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Vinyl London: A Guide to Independent Record Shops
London's record shop scene is at its most vital and buoyant point since the 1990s, following a resurgence of interest in vinyl over recent years. Vinyl London is at once a practical guide, featuring maps, addresses, opening times and stock information, and an attractive visual celebration of London's record shops.
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Living Stereo: Histories and Cultures of Multichannel Sound
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Sound and Recording: Applications and Theory
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Art of Sound: A Visual History for Audiophiles
A book of great beauty and cult appeal, revealing the visual artistry behind the evolution of sound recording with specially commissioned photography of iconic, rarely-seen artefacts from the collections of the EMI Archive Trust.
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Speed of Sound: Breaking the Barriers between Music and Technology: A Memoir
The `engaging, emotional, funny and surprising' (JJ Abrams) memoir of the electronic music and technology pioneer Thomas Dolby
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How to Get the Best Sounds Out of Amp Sim Software
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Producing Music with Ableton Live 9
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Live Audio: The Art of Mixing a Show
A live sound engineer's world revolves around the venue. This is a practical, hands-on, 'in the trenches' guide to mixing and live sound. It gives you a real-world look into working a live venue. It helps you learn the technical, practical, and political aspects of the job.
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Music Production: Recording: A Guide for Producers, Engineers, and Musicians
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DJing For Dummies
DJ like a pro without skipping a beat The bestselling guide to spinning and scratching is back! If you've ever spent hours in your bedroom with two turntables and an earful of tracks that sound off-beat or out of key, DJing For Dummies is the go-to guide for taking your skills to the next level.
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Michael Jackson: All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track
The unofficial complete, definitive, study of Michael Jackson's music.
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Sound FX: Unlocking the Creative Potential of Recording Studio Effects
Explains the basic and advanced signal processing techniques used in professional music production, describing real world techniques used by experienced engineers, and referencing popular music examples released internationally.
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Guerrilla Home Recording: How to Get Great Sound from Any Studio (No Matter How Weird or Cheap Your Gear Is)
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Mastering Audio: The Art and the Science
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Refining Sound: A Practical Guide to Synthesis and Synthesizers
Refining Sound is a practical roadmap to the complexities of creating sounds on modern synthesizers. Veteran synthesizer instructor Brian K. Shepard draws on his years of experience in synthesizer pedagogy in order to peel back the often-mysterious layers of sound synthesis one-by-one.
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Logic Pro X: Audio and Music Production
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Introduction to Music Technology
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Women in the Studio: Creativity, Control and Gender in Popular Music Sound Production
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Beginner's Guide to Vinyl: How to Build, Maintain, and Experience a Music Collection in Analog
An authoritative guide to all things vinyl, from finding the right turntable to buying, cleaning, and storing your new and used vinyl records.
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Why Vinyl Matters: A Manifesto from Musicians and Fans
Pop culture historian Jennifer Otter Bickerdike celebrates the vinyl revival, and this book anticipates a continuing rise in interest.
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Audio Engineering 101: A Beginner's Guide to Music Production
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Blackbird Academy Foundations: Must-Know Audio and Recording Principles
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New Soundtrack: Volume 8, Issue 1
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Dance Music Manual
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Static in the System: Noise and the Soundscape of American Cinema Culture