Rhythm Ride: A Road Trip Through the Motown Sound PDF

Rhythm Ride: A Road Trip Through the Motown Sound

Len: 49
Author: Andrea Davis Pinkney
Number of pages: 176
Date Published: 2015-09-29

From award-winning author Andrea Davis Pinkney comes the story of the music that defined a generation and a movement that changed the world.Berry Gordy began Motown in 1959 with an $800 loan from his ...

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The History of Indie Rock (The Music Library) PDF

The History of Indie Rock (The Music Library)

Len: 45
Author: Jennifer Skancke
Number of pages: 128
Date Published: 2007-02-23

Books in Lucent's Music Library focus on the music, the musicians, the instruments, and on music's place in cultural history. The history of each musical style, from its roots to its expression at the ...

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Striders to Beboppers & Beyond (Art of Jazz) PDF

Striders to Beboppers & Beyond (Art of Jazz)

Len: 44
Author: Leslie Gourse
Number of pages: 144
Date Published: 1997-03

Describes the lives and artistry of some of the best-known jazz pianists, traces their influence on one another, and investigates the impact of different innovators on the development of jazz music. ...

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The Mysteries of Beethoven's Hair PDF

The Mysteries of Beethoven's Hair

Len: 33
Author: Russell Martin
Number of pages: 128
Date Published: 2014-10-14

At the time of Ludwig van Beethoven’s death, it was a common practice to take a lock of hair from the deceased as a remembrance, a sacred remnant of the person who meant so much when alive. One such ...

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Yoko Ono: Collector of Skies PDF

Yoko Ono: Collector of Skies

Len: 28
Author: Nell Beram
Number of pages: 176
Date Published: 2013-01-01

This lyrical biography explores the life and art of Yoko Ono, from her childhood haiku to her avant-garde visual art and experimental music. An outcast throughout most of her life, and misunderstood b ...

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An Introduction to Scholarship in Music PDF

An Introduction to Scholarship in Music

Len: 39
Author: Cornelia Yarbrough
Number of pages: 234
Date Published: 2008-08-04

Today's graduate music students must read and understand a variety of research methods. New disciplines for the musician, such as voice science and other methodologies, demand interdisciplinary resear ...

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History of Rap and Hip-Hop (Music Library) PDF

History of Rap and Hip-Hop (Music Library)

Len: 42
Author: Soren Baker
Number of pages: 112
Date Published: 2006-03-10

Hip-hop culture includes rapping, DJing, graffiti art and b-boying, also known as break dancing. The History of Rap and Hip-Hop chronicles the evolution of hip-hop culture and focuses on its most sign ...

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The Beatles: All Our Yesterdays (Campfire Graphic Novels) PDF

The Beatles: All Our Yesterdays (Campfire Graphic Novels)

Len: 57
Author: Jason Quinn
Number of pages: 150
Date Published: 2017-02-07

The Beatles are the world's most enduring and biggest rock band ever! This is the story of their struggle for success. Taking us through the early days of rock 'n' roll, and their lives in Liverpool d ...

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Up Close: Johnny Cash PDF

Up Close: Johnny Cash

Len: 21
Author: Anne E. Neimark
Number of pages: 208
Date Published: 2008-01-10

Johnny Cash is a legend, known for his edgy, no-frills style, and is the only person ever to be inducted into three halls of fame (Country Music, Rock and Roll, and Songwriters). His unique voice ...

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This Land Was Made for You and Me: The Life and Songs of Woody Guthrie (Golden Kite Awards) PDF

This Land Was Made for You and Me: The Life and Songs of Woody Guthrie (Golden Kite Awards)

Len: 91
Author: Elizabeth Partridge
Number of pages: 224
Date Published: 2002-04-01

Before Springsteen and before Dylan, there was Woody Guthrie. With "This Machine Kills Fascists," scrawled across his guitar in big black letters, Woody Guthrie brilliantly captured in song the experi ...

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