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About 480 free books. Some book titles: Recording and Promoting Your Music; The New Music Industry: Adapting, Growing and Thriving in the Information Age; The Song Machine: Inside the Hit Factory. Books about the music business.
Music Trade : Search Results at Open Library – Books on Music Industry
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Music, Instruction and Study : Search Results at Internet Archive – Books on Learning Music
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About 550 free music appreciation books pdf at the Internet Archive. Some Books: Study and Listening Guide for a History of Western Music, What to Listen for in Music, Norton Anthology of Western Music, Essential Canon of Classical Music, The Musical Experience, Music Appreciation for Children, A Complete Guide to Learning and Loving Classical Music, 101 Music Games for Children, The Beatles’ Abbey Road Medley, The World of 20th Century Music, The Enjoyment of Music, The Analysis of Music, The Life and Death of Classical Music, Meet the Great Composers, The Norton Scores; a study anthology, Bluegrass, Building a Classical Music Library, Beethoven; the Symphonies, Classical Music for Everybody. Books on learning music, song books pdf.
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About 400 free music & song books pdf at the Internet Archive, resulting from a search for books on “Music/Songbooks”. Some Books: 80s & 90s Rock; melody line, chords and lyrics for keyboard guitar & vocal, Violin for Dummies, Basic Music Theory, Guide to Playing the Harmonica, Inside the Art of Songwriting, A Performer’s Guide to Greater Musical Expression, Billboard Book of Number One Hits, All Blues Soloing for Jazz Guitar, Tip Book Acoustic Guitar, Scales & Modes for Guitar, Heavy Metal, Craft and Business of Songwriting, Easy Piano in Every Key, The Secret History of Disco, Ultimate Latin Songs. Piano sheet music beginners free, song books pdf, great American song books.
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About 300 free country music books pdf online at the Internet Archive. Some Books: 70 Years of America’s Favorite Music, Cool Country Music, Encyclopedia of Country Music, Wynonna Judd biography, History of Country Music, Country Music Reader 2007, Western Stars of Country Music, Garth Brooks book free online, Taylor Swift biography free, Grass Roots Music, How Nashville became Music City USA, The Best of Country Music, Illustrated History of Country Music, Encyclopedia of Canadian Country Music, Blackwell Guide to Recorded Country Music. Country music books, country music memoirs, lyrics to Willie Nelson songs, Shania Twain biography free online, Kenny Rogers memoir, Dixie Chicks biography free, Jimmy Dean memoir, free book of 100 Great Country Songs, Billy Ray Cyrus scrapbook. Popular country music stars, history of music in America, books on music industry.
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History of Music in America – Books Collection – History of Music in America
About 320 Music in American History books pdf. Some books: History of American Classical Music, History of American Musical Education, American Singing Groups history from 1940s to Today, History of American Church Music, American History in Song 1890-1920, Frank Sinatra and Popular Culture, A Cultural History of American Christmas Songs, History of American Bandstand, Music at the White House, American Popular Song; Six Decades of Songwriters, Slave Songs and the Birth of African American Poetry, Amore; the Story of Italian American Song, Mexican American Music in Los Angeles, American Popular Song; the Great Innovators 1900-1950. Bio of musician, music biography books, books on music industry.
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About 400 free folk music books pdf online at the Internet Archive, resulting from a search for books on “Folk Music”. Some Folk Music Books: The Folk Music Source Book, Southern Music/American Music, Negro Folk Music USA, Celtic Music, English and American Folk Music, Folk Music and Modern Sound, Hungarian Folk Music, Traditional Music of America, Grass Roots Music, Palestinian Arab Music, History of American Folk Music, Garland Encyclopedia of World Music (several volumes), Music and the Celtic Otherworld, Folk and Traditional music of the Western Continents, Companion to Irish Traditional Music, Jewish Music in its Historical Development, Early Songs of Uncle Sam, Southern Folk Ballads, Traditional Songs from Nova Scotia, books for music industry, books of piano music. History of music in America, song books pdf, piano sheet music beginners.
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About 700 free women singers books pdf online at the Internet Archive, resulting from a search for books on “Women Singers”. Many works of fiction appear inadvertently in this group. Some subjects: Dusty Springfield, Young Women Superstars of Pop Music, World of Women in Classical Music, Lady Gaga, Gloria Estefan, Madonna, The Supremes, Whitney Houston, Adele, Beyoncé, First Ladies of Disco, Sarah McLachlan, Sweet Hearts of Soul, Dolly Parton, Mary J. Blige, Rhianna, The Marvelletes, Britney Spears, Shania Twain, Pop Princesses, Judy Garland. Bio of musician, music biography books, music autobiography.
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Free Jazz Books PDF – Collection – Music Biography Books
About 1,400 free Jazz books pdf at the Internet Archive, resulting from a search for books on “Jazz”. Some books: Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide, Stan Kenton: This is an Orchestra, John Coltrane: his life and music, Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings, Lady Sings the Blues: Billie Holiday, A New History of Jazz, Autobiography of Quincy Jones, Miles Davis Autobiography, Jazz Styles, Writings on Jazz, Birth of Bebop, Ralph Ellison’s Jazz Writings, Concise Guide to Jazz, Jazz for Beginners, Born to Swing, Stan Getz: a life in Jazz, Benny Goodman and the Swing Era. Music biography books, bio of musician, books on music industry.
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Piano Music Books PDF – Collection – Song Books PDF
Almost 1,400 free piano music books pdf at the Internet Archive, resulting from a search for books on “Piano”. Some books: 50 Greats for the Piano, The Older Beginner Piano Course, Alfred’s Basic Adult Piano Course, Piano Servicing Tuning & Rebuilding, Pianist’s Guide to Pedaling, John W. Schaum Piano Course, Notes from the Pianist’s Bench, Easy Piano Classics, My First Book of Classical Music: 29 Themes, 59 Piano Solos You Like to Play, Waltz Book, Piano for Dummies, The Library of Children’s Piano Pieces, Theory & Technic for the Young Beginner. Piano sheet music beginners free.
Best Rock Biographies PDF – Collection – Music Biography Books
About 2,500 best rock biographies pdf at the Internet Archive, resulting from a search for books on “Rock Groups”. Groups with books here include: Grateful Dead, the Beatles (many books), U2 (several books), The Clash, the Monkees, Pet Shop Boys, Devo, Cheetah Girls, Roxy Music, The Eagles, Led Zeppelin, Nirvana, The Who, Rolling Stones, Grunge groups, Beach Boys, MC5, Kiss, Black Flag, AC/DC, Mary-Kate & Ashley, Hanson, Fleetwood Mac. Also many anthologies, encyclopedias etc. that each profile a number of groups. Music biography books, bio of musician.
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Grove Dictionary of American Music (2nd edition, 2013) – History of Music in America
Garrett, Charles Hiroshi
Oxford University 2013
One of the 8 volumes is missing from this link. Also here are all four volumes of the 1st edition, published in 1986. This is the largest, most comprehensive reference publication on American Music. The articles of the dictionary range from small definitions of dance styles and musical terms to mid-length biographies of important performers, composers and music patrons, to longer examinations of larger subjects such as the history of jazz, musical instruments, music education in the United States, and the American history of the orchestra. The dictionary’s articles are supplemented by over 400 images and 140 musical examples and other materials. History of music in America.
Song Index; an Index to More than 12000 Songs in 177 Song Collections, Comprising 262 Volumes – Books on Music Industry
Wilson, H.W.; Sears, Minnie Earl, comp.
Wilson 1926 Dewey Dec. 016.7
Songs in English as well as many other languages. Song titles and authors are indexed alphabetically, with references to the collection where they are contained, plus a full bibliography of the song collections. Books on music industry, song books pdf.