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Business
Title
Author
Details
Retailer
Retail Price

This Business of Music Marketing and Promotion

Lathrop and Pettigrew
  • Details promotional skills, publicity plans, royalty guidelines, and more, all supported by real-world examples.
  • Hardcover: 308 pages
  • Publisher: Billboard Books; Rev edition October 1, 2003
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0823077292
  • ISBN-13: 978-0823077298
  • Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 6.1 x 1 inches

Amazon, Hastings
$ 24.95
This Business of Music, 10th Edition
M. William Krasilovsky, Sidney Shemel,
John M Gross,
Jonathan Feinstein
  • This Business of Music has been revised and completely updated to reflect the latest changes in the ever-evolving music business. Every chapter has been revised. An entirely new chapter has been added, asking and answering the question "Are there borders in cyberspace?" The answer is yes.
  • Hardcover: 576 pages
  • Publisher: Billboard Books; 10th edition June 26, 2007
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0823077233
  • ISBN-13: 978-0823077236
  • Product Dimensions: 9.4 x 6.2 x 1.8 inches
Amazon, Hastings
$ 29.95
Anthony Glise website
Anthony Glise
  • Anthony Glise website
  • "Glise on Guitar"
  • A Blog on Anthony's site related to all things guitar.
Website, Click here.
$ 0.00
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Music Theory
Title
Author
Details
Retailer
Retail Price
Harmony
Walter Piston
  • This is volume is basically a text on traditional harmony that is riddled with examples taken from classic music. It is well-organized, very readable and the best of its kind.
  • Hardcover: 592 pages
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton; 5th edition (March 19, 1987)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0393954803
  • ISBN-13: 978-0393954807
  • Product Dimensions: 9.6 x 7.4 x 1.4 inches
Amazon, Hastings
$ 64.10
Counterpoint
Walter Piston
  • Probably the most inspirational and thought-provoking counterpoint textbook.
  • Hardcover
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (February 1947)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0393097285
  • ISBN-13: 978-0393097283
  • Product Dimensions: 9.5 x 6.3 x 0.8 inches
Amazon, Hastings
$ 43.35
Orchestration
Walter Piston
  • Piston's book should definitely be carefully studied by anyone wanting to master the art of classical orchestration. Piston goes deep into each instrument establishing a root level of knowledge.
  • Paperback: 487 pages
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (March 1955)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0393097404
  • ISBN-13: 978-0393097405
  • Product Dimensions: 9.4 x 6.5 x 1.4 inches
Amazon, Hastings
$ 40.34
Counterpoint
Kent Kennan
  • Kent Kennan's book is the best reference book a composer can buy for a basic overview of counterpoint.
  • Hardcover: 292 pages
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall; 4 edition (July 29, 1998)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 013080746X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0130807465
  • Product Dimensions: 9 x 6.1 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds
Amazon, Book stores
$ 108.60

Music Theory
for
Guitarists -
Scales, Keys, Chords and Modes

Michael Fuson
  • An except from the book
    Music Theory for Guitarists. Covers scales, intervals, key signatures, modes, chords, chord construction and chord inversions. Examples are shown in both staff and tablature notation. Includes Major and Minor key charts, fingering charts for all modes, worksheets for fretboard, tab, staff and chord grids.
    This is a PDF available online and only to SJMF members.
  • Paperback: 184 pages
  • Publisher: Blue Glenn; August 2003, revised Sept. 2007
  • Language: English
  • Product Dimensions: 11 x 8.5 x 0.5 inches

Online,
Click here

$ 0.00
Instrument ranges and tunings  
  • A chart of instruments, their ranges and standard tunings
Online,
Click here
$ 0.00
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History
Title
Author
Details
Retailer
Retail Price
Jazz History  
Online $ 0.00
Jazz: A History of America's Music Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns
  • A companion volume to the Burns and Ward documentary, a 19-hour, 10-episode series first aired on PBS in January, 2001. Describes the evolution of jazz during the 20th century, focusing on the careers of a key players like Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Charlie Parker, Miles Davis and Benny Goodman. Contains 500-plus pictures
  • Hardcover: 512 pages
  • Publisher: Knopf; 1 edition (November 7, 2000)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 067944551X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0679445517
  • Product Dimensions: 11 x 9.6 x 1.6 inches
  $ 65.00
Music History and the History behind Musical Instruments  
Online $ 0.00
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Recording
Title
Author
Details
Retailer
Retail Price

Home Recording For Musicians For Dummies

Jeff Strong
  • From PC-based to studio-in-a-box, today's equipment lets you put together a professional quality CD right at home, if you know how to use it. This guide covers everything from microphone placement to multitracking and mastering, helping you choose the right tools and use them like a pro.
  • Paperback: 384 pages
  • Publisher: For Dummies; 2 edition (August 8, 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0764588842
  • ISBN-13: 978-0764588846
  • Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 7.4 x 0.8 inches
Amazon, Hastings, Music stores
$ 21.99
Frequency
Chart
 
  • List of instruments, frequencies and terms
$ -
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Teaching
Title
Author
Details
Retailer
Retail Price

Classical Guitar Pedagogy: A Handbook for Teachers

Anthony Glise
  • This is the first university text ever written on "how and why" guitarists play and teach as they do. It is currently in use as the primary guitar pedagogy textbook in over 50 universities and conservatories in the US, Canada, Brazil and Australia.
  • Publisher: Pacific, MO: Mel Bay Publications, 1997
  • University textbook. 327 pages
  • Language: English
  • Anthony has written many books. You can find a complete listing at www.AnthonyGlise.com/
Music stores
$ -
Alfred Basic Guitar Method #1
Alfred D'Auberge and Morton Manus
  • This bestseller is a great book for anyone learning guitar from scratch. It provides basic theory, fundamental instruction in tuning, playing chords, simple patterns, and includes easy songs in a variety of styles to develop your skills. A popular method for guitarists of all ages.
  • Paperback: 48 pages
  • Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company; Rev. ed edition (February 1966)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0882847902
  • ISBN-13: 978-0882847900
  • Product Dimensions: 11.6 x 9 x 0.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.4 ounces
Lanham Music
$ 6.50
Alfred Basic Guitar Method #2
Alfred D'Auberge and Morton Manus
  • Publisher: Alfred Pub Co
  • Publish Date: Jul 1997
  • ISBN-13: 9780739006580
  • ISBN-10: 0739006584
  • Paperback
  • Shipping Weight: .4
  • Product in Inches (L x W x H): 9.0 x 12.0 x 0.25
  • Alfred's has Volumes 1 through 6 in this series. All have the same cover design, just the volume number is different.
Lanham Music
$ 6.50
101 Songwriting
Wrongs and How
To Right Them
Pat and
Pete Luboff
  • Publisher: Writer's Digest Books; 2nd edition
  • Publish Date: October 30, 2007
  • ISBN-13: 978-1582974804
  • ISBN-10: 1582974802
  • Paperback
  • Shipping Weight: 1
  • Product in Inches (L x W x H): 7 x 0.8 x 9.2

Online,
Lanham Music, Amazon

$ 13.65
Guitar Web App.  
  • Online chord charts, key signatures, capo positions
Online,
Click here
$ 0.00
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Equipment
Title
Author
Details
Retailer
Retail Price

Fender Amps:

The First Fifty Years

John Teagle, John Sprung
  • Includes detailed model features and specs, rare catalog reprints, classic advertisements, endorsee promo photos, and hundreds of close-up photos of these American beauties. Includes a 40-page full-color section (complete with a 2-page pullout group shot of over 60 amps!) and the choicest vintage catalog covers. Also includes sections on how amps work, basic amp maintenance, set-up tips, and detailed parts info necessary for dating and restoring Fender amps.
  • Paperback: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
    (July 1995)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0793537339
  • ISBN-13: 978-0793537334
  • Product Dimensions: 10.9 x 8.5 x 0.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.2 pounds
Amazon, Hastings, Music stores
$ 34.95
The Guild Book
Hans Moust
  • Guild guitars have been around since the early 1950s, and by the beginning of the '60s, the company had established a solid reputation for its electric and acoustic archtops, which are still widely regarded today. Despite this enduring popularity, little was known about the history of Guild. The Guild Guitar Book is the result of years of intensive research and countless photo sessions. It includes a thorough history of the company and its guitars, including serial numbers, specifications, original prices, and all the information needed to date Guild guitars. Features hundreds of photos, with a beautiful 40-page color section. Now Back in Print!
  • Publisher: Hal Leonard Corp
  • Publish Date: Feb 2000
  • ISBN-13: 9780634009662
  • ISBN-10: 0634009664
  • Paperback
  • Number of Pages: 184
  • Shipping Weight (in pounds): 1.81
  • Product in Inches (L x W x H): 9.37 x 0.49 x 11.73
Amazon, Hastings, Music stores
$ 20.99
A History of Marshall

The Illustrated Story Of The Sound Of Rock
Michael Doyle
  • Over 100 black-and-white photos, plus a 32-page color section and a 32-page full-color appendix that reproduces all of the Marshall catalogues of the sixties.
  • Paperback: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Hal Leonard; 1st edition,
    August 1, 1993
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0793525098
  • ISBN-13: 978-0793525096
  • Product Dimensions: 11.9 x 9 x 0.7 inches
Amazon, Hastings, Music stores
$ 32.95

The Sound of Rock

A History of Marshall Valve Guitar Amplifiers

Michael Doyle
  • First edition. Published in 1982, this book was the first of it's type to cover the Marshall company. The most popular models are discussed along with the history of the company that made them. Lots of black & white photos.
  • Paperback
  • Language: English
Somewhat
Rare
~ $ 50.00
The Tube Amp Book
Aspen Pittman
  • Spiral-bound: 416 pages
  • Hardcover: 5th Edition
  • Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Pub. Date: August 2003
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0879307676
  • ISBN-13: 978-0879307677
  • Product Dimensions: 13.3 x 10.9 x 1.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 5.1 pounds
Amazon, Hastings, Music stores
$ 21.95
Vox Amplifiers, The JMI Years
Jim Elyea
  • Spiral-bound: 682 pages
  • Hardcover: 1st Edition
  • Publisher: The History For Hire Press
  • Pub. Date: December 2008
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10:
  • ISBN-13:
  • Product Dimensions: 9.5 x 12 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 10 pounds
  • http://www.voxguidebook.com/
Internet.
$ 85.00 to
$ 150.00
RCA Receiving Tube Manual RC-30
RCA
  • The Holy Grail of tube manuals.
    RCA RC-30 vacuum tube data manual. This is a larger, later (ca 1975) version of the venerable RCA manual that not only covers receiving types but many industrial numbers not covered in earlier editions, so it's about twice as thick as the earlier RC-19. Includes nearly all tubes used in US made audio & guitar amps. Also has useful Resistance Coupled Amplifier charts, and sample circuits.
  • Out of print
  • Published: 1973
  • Paperback: 760 pages, 2.0 lbs, 5.25" x 8.25"
Internet.
Original manuals are rare and getting harder and harder to find.
$ 40.00 to
$ 60.00
RCA Receiving Tube Manual RC-25
RCA
Internet.
$ 30.00
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Magazines
Title
Details
Retailer
Retail Price
Acoustic Guitar
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 21.95 yr
Bass Player
Book stores, Lanham Music
$ 6.50
each
Billboard
Online,
Book stores
$ -
Canadian Musician
Online or Subscription
$ 12.00
Computer Music
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 29.25 per quarter
DJ Times
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 19.40
Downbeat
Online,
Book stores
$ -
Drums
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 19.95
Electronic Musician
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 23.97
EQ
Book stores, Lanham Music
$ -
Frets
Unknown at this time
Book stores, Lanham Music
$ -

FOH

Online
$ 0.00
Guitar Player
Book stores, Lanham Music
$ 6.50
each
Guitar World
Book stores, Lanham Music
$ -
Home Recording
Publication suspended
$ -
The Indie Bible
Online
$ -
Keyboard Player
Book stores, Lanham Music
$ 6.50
each
Library of Music Journals and Magazines, Newspapers and Periodicals
Online
$ 0.00
Mix Magazine
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 23.97
Modern Drummer
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 29.97
Premier Guitar
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 14.95 yr
Recording Magazine
Online
$ 0.00
Remix Magazine
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 14.97
Rolling Stone
Online,
Book stores
$ -
Songwriter
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 9.95
Sound on Sound
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 36.00 yr
Stereophile
Online,
Book stores
$ 6.99 ea
TapeOp
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 30.00
Traps
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ 19.95
Variety
Free Limited Online or Subscription
$ -
World Newspapers - Music
Online
$ 0.00
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Misc
Title
Author
Details
Retailer
Retail Price
    http://www.songtrellis.com/
and
http://www.songtrellis.com/directory/1754/songtrellis/videoLinks
Online $ 0.00
    St. Joseph Notables Online $ 0.00
    Vitamins and Minerals Info Online $ 0.00
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