Music & Dance - Country


  • 10 for 10 Sheet Music All-Time Pop Favorites: Piano Solos

    By Dan Coates

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780739073285
    • Publisher: Alfred Music
    • Published: April 2012
  • 50 Years Down a Country Road

    By Ralph Emery

    Our Price: $17.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060937034
    • Publisher: It Books
    • Published: December 2001
  • ASAP Bluegrass Guitar

    By Eddie Collins

    Our Price: $22.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781574242751
    • Publisher: Hal Leonard Corp
    • Published: November 2011
    Guitar ASAP Bluegrass Guitar is designed for folks wishing to become highly proficient bluegrass players. You'll be able to combine sophisticated left-hand fingerings with both simple and intricate right-hand picking patterns. Appropriate for beginning guitar players or more experienced players wishing to learn specifics and songs in the bluegrass style. With this book and the accompanying 2 CDs you'll learn the basics, single-note melodies, how to embellish basic melodies, embellish melodies by adding notes from the major scale, embellishing melodies with added chords strums, Carter-style playing, shuffle rhythm patterns, alternate bass strumming, the blues in bluegrass, intros, turnarounds and endings, using the capo, cross picking, improvising a solo, practicing effectively, and much more!Some of the more popular bluegrass songs you'll learn are: Billy in the Lowground * New River Train * Wildwood Flower * Foggy Mountain Blues * Clinch Mountain Blues * Red Haired Boy * Forked Deer * Bill Cheatham * All the Good Times Past and Gone * Blackberry Blossom * Temperance Reel * Salt Creek * Devil's Dream * June Apple * Black Mountain Rag * Saint Anne's Reel * Banks of the Ohio * Beaumont Rag * Salty Dog Blues * John Henry * and many more. Start playing bluegrass guitar... ASAP !
  • Ain't Nothin As Sweet As My Baby: The Story of Hank William's Lost Daughter

    By Jett Williams

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780151040506
    • Published: September 1990
  • Air Castle of the South

    By Craig Havighurst

    Our Price: $27.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780252079320
    • Publisher: Univ of Illinois Pr
    • Published: April 2013
    Started by the National Life and Accident Insurance Company in 1925, WSM became one of the most influential and exceptional radio stations in the history of broadcasting and country music. WSM gave Nashville the moniker “Music City USA” as well as a rich tradition of music, news, and broad-based entertainment. With the rise of country music broadcasting and recording between the 1920s and ‘50s, WSM, Nashville, and country music became inseparable, stemming from WSM’s launch of the Grand Ole Opry, popular daily shows like Noontime Neighbors, and early morning artist-driven shows such as Hank Williams on Mother’s Best Flour. Sparked by public outcry following a proposal to pull country music and the Opry from WSM-AM in 2002, Craig Havighurst scoured new and existing sources to document the station’s profound effect on the character and self-image of Nashville. Introducing the reader to colorful artists and businessmen from the station’s history, including Owen Bradley, Minnie Pearl, Jim Denny, Edwin Craig, and Dinah Shore, the volume invites the reader to reflect on the status of Nashville, radio, and country music in American culture.
  • Air Castle of the South: WSM and the Making of Music City

    By Craig Havighurst

    Our Price: $30.95
    • ISBN-13: 9780252032578
    • Publisher: University of Illinois Press
  • All Music Guide to Country

    By Michael Erlewine

    Our Price: $11.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780879304751
    • Published: June 1997
  • All That Glitters

    By George H. Lewis

    Our Price: $21.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780879725747
    • Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Pr
    • Published: January 1993
    This collection of essays examines modern country music in America, from its roots to today’s music. Contributors look at aspects of the music as diverse as the creation of country culture in the honky tonk; the development of the Nashville music industry; and why country music singers are similar to the English romantic poets. Historians, sociologists, musicologists, folklorists, anthropologists, ethnographers, communication specialists, and journalists are all represented.
  • All-Star Bluegrass Jam-Along

    By Todd Phillips

    Our Price: $19.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781597731287
    • Publisher: Hal Leonard Corp
    • Published: May 2007
    Homespun TapesThese fabulous collections for players of all levels feature 21 must-know bluegrss songs & instrumentals, created especially for learning players by the genre's leading artists. The artist plays a basic solo that states the melody of the tune, then a more adventurous improvisation, and each solo is transcribed in detail. The CD provides the audio versions of the solos, plus multiple rhythm tracks performed at moderate tempo for easy play-along. This great series will help you build your repertoire & get your licks in shape, so you can shine in your next performance or jam session!Songs include: Bill Cheatham * Blackberry Blossom * Down in the Willow Garden * I Am a Pilgrim * I'll Fly Away * In the Pines * John Hardy * Old Joe Clark * Soldier's Joy * more!
  • Along the Road to Heaven

    By Jeffrey Langer

    Our Price: $22.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780595406951
    • Publisher: Iuniverse Inc
    • Published: August 2006
  • The Anthology Part 1 Limited Edition

    By Garth Brooks

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781595910998
    • Publisher: Pearl Records
    • Published: November 2017
  • Asap Bluegrass Mandolin

    By Eddie Collins

    Our Price: $24.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781574242454
    • Publisher: Hal Leonard Corp
    • Published: February 2009
    (Fretted). This book/2-CD pack delivers the meat & potatoes of bluegrass mandolin way beyond just teaching fiddle tunes! Players will discover how to find their way around the neck using common double stops, develop creative back-up skills, play solos to vocal tunes in the style of Bill Monroe, make up their own solos, and a whole lot more. For the average learner, this pack represents nearly two years' worth of lessons! Includes two instructional CDs: one plays every example in the book, and the second contains 32 songs performed by a bluegrass band with the mandolin parts separated on the right channel.
  • Ashokan Farewell Guitar Arrangement

    By John Lehmann-Haupt

    Our Price: $7.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780786638567
    • Publisher: Mel Bay Pubns
    • Published: August 2010
  • Autumnal Heart : The Collected Poems of Sue Scalf

    By Sue Scalf

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781887654043
    • Publisher: Premium Press America
    • Published: 2017
  • The Bakersfield Sound

    By Country Music Hall of Fame

    Our Price: $19.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780915608065
    • Publisher: Hal Leonard Corp
    • Published: March 2012
    BookNestled at the southern end of California's San Joaquin Valley, the city of Bakersfield is best known for farming, oil fields, and a unique brand of country music called the "Bakersfield Sound." The term is generally used to describe a hard-edged honkytonk sensibility characterized by sharp, twanging Fender Telecaster guitars, crying pedal steel, and straight-ahead country vocals a sound that thrived in Bakersfield clubs in the 1950s and '60s. The music emanating from these venues was by no means homogeneous. One need only compare Buck Owens's razor-sharp honky-tonk attack with Merle Haggard's western swing and blues-inflected recordings to recognize that there is no single Bakersfield Sound. The label is best understood as an umbrella term encompassing a number of strains developed by Haggard, Owens, and their West Coast contemporaries. The Bakersfield Sound is a full-color exploration of what social and economic factors led to this country music hotbed, as well as a look at the many stars who rose to fame with roots in Bakersfield. Country luminaries with ties to the area include Bob Willis, Leon Payne, Jean Shepherd, Dallas Frazier, Bonnie Owens, Barbara Mandrell, and Ferlin Husky. Written by the experts at the Country Music Hall of Fame, The Bakersfield Sound describes with rich words and classic photos how the deep roots of the Bakersfield Sound are so much more than just a reaction to the pop-oriented Nashville Sound.