Music & Dance - Business & Technique


  • Aria Ready: The Business of Singing

    By Carol Kirkpatrick

    Our Price: $18.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780977052400
    • Publisher: Bancroft Publications
    • Published: January 2012
  • The Art of Music Production (3rd Edition)

    By Richard James Burgess

    Our Price: $24.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781844494316
    • Publisher: Omnibus Press
    • Published: May 2005
  • The Art of Music Production: The Theory and Practice

    By Richard James Burgess

    Our Price: $36.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780199921744
    • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
    • Published: September 2013
  • The Art of Sound: A Visual History for Audiophiles

    By Terry Burrows

    Our Price: $50.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780500519288
    • Publisher: Thames & Hudson
    • Published: June 2017
  • Artist Management for the Music Business

    By Paul Allen

    Our Price: $42.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780815392668
    • Publisher: Routledge
  • Artist Management for the Music Business

    By Paul Allen

    Our Price: $125.00
    • ISBN-13: 9780415710237
    • Publisher: Routledge
  • The Artist's Compass: The Complete Guide to Building a Life and a Living in the Performing Arts

    By Rachel S. Moore

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781501105951
    • Publisher: Touchstone
    • Published: May 2016
    A former member of the American Ballet Theatre and the president and CEO of the Los Angeles Music Center describes how to build and nurture a secure and successful career in the performing arts by approaching it like an entrepreneur.
  • Assistant Engineers Handbook: The Definitive Guide to Working as an Assistant Engineer in Today's Professional Digital Studio

    By Tim Crich

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780969822332
    • Publisher: Black Ink Publishing
    • Published: October 2008
    The definitive guide to working as an assistant engineer in today's professional digital recording studio.
  • Audio Recording for Profit: The Sound of Money

    By Chris Stone

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780240803869
    • Publisher: Focal Press
    • Published: February 2000
  • Behind the Glass: Volume II: Top Record Producers Tell How They Craft the Hits

    By Howard Massey

    Our Price: $24.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780879309558
    • Publisher: BACKBEAT BOOKS
    • Published: May 2009
    Behind the Glass, Volume II presents another prime collection of firsthand interviews with the world's top record producers and engineers, sharing their creative secrets and hit-making techniques - from the practical to the artistic. In these pages you'll find Daniel Lanois (U2, Bob Dylan) discussing the future of digital recording; T-Bone Burnett (Robert Plant and Alison Krauss) sharing his unique view of creating complex low end; and Hugh Padgham (Police, Genesis) analyzing the state of the business today. For real-world advice on everything from home recording to mixing to coaching a nervous singer, check out author Howard Massey's conversations with Mark Ronson (Amy Winehouse), Tony Brown (Reba McEntire), Gus Dudgeon (Elton John), John Simon (The Band), Russ Titelman (Steve Winwood), Bruce Swedien (Michael Jackson), Rodney Jerkins (Mary J. Blige), Simon Climie (Eric Clapton), Matt Serletic (Matchbox Twenty), and more.
  • Beyond Talent: Creating a Successful Career in Music, 2nd Edition

    By Angela Myles Beeching

    Our Price: $24.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780195382594
    • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
    • Published: November 2010
    The First Edition Of Beyond Talent Quickly Became a Favorite among classical and jazz musicians, and has been used in courses at scores of conservatories and universities. This expanded second edition provides updated user-friendly advice, inspiring examples, and practical tools to advance a career in music. Packed with new tips and resources, Beyond Talent now covers everything from social networking tools, to commissioning, branding, and online fundraising, as well as tips on staying motivated, assessing one's strenghts and weaknesses, and managing time, money, and stress.Loaded with new sidebar profiles from entrepreneurial musicians, artist managers, and concert presenters, the new edition balances warmth and candor with straightforward advice on developing and sustaining a meaningful life in music. Beyond Talent is the ideal companion for students and professionals, emerging musicians and mid-career artists."Starting with her love of music and years of experience in both academia and the real world, Angela Myles Beeching has written a book full of inspiring yet practical lessons for performing musicians---a kind of workbook for a life in music." Charlotte Schroeder. President, Colbert Artists Management"Beyond Talent is like the ultimate Swiss army knife for the young musician. Packed with savvy insights, sage advice, practical ideas, and inspiring examples, this comprehensive guide delivers the tools to navigate a successful path in music no matter where it might lead." Phillip Ying, Violist, Ying Quarlet; Associate Professor, Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester; former President, Chamber Music America
  • Beyond the Baton: What Every Conductor Needs to Know

    By Diane Wittry

    Our Price: $36.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780199773930
    • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
    • Published: May 2011
  • The Big Payback: The History of the Business of Hip-Hop

    By Dan Charnas

    Our Price: $16.20
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780451234780
    • Publisher: New American Library
    • Published: 2011
    Dan Chamas chronicles the volatile history of the hip-hop industry through its key players. Culled from more than three hundred revealing interviews with key industry figures including Russell Simmons, Rick Rubin, Warner Records chief Lyon Cohen, and others. Both a fascinating narrative and a provocative primer on hip-hop’s bold, compelling paradigm for business success in a multicultural America. Index. Illus., b&w photos. 657p.
  • Bill Graham Presents: My Life Inside Rock and Out

    By Bill Graham

    Our Price: $24.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780306813498
    • Publisher: Da Capo Press
    • Published: 2004
    As a child, Bill Graham fled Europe to escape Hitler's armies. He grew up on the streets of the Bronx and in the dining rooms of the great Catskills hotels. After failing as an actor, he headed for San Francisco right before the Summer of Love where he founded the Fillmore and launched the rock icons of a generation - Janis Joplin, Otis Redding, Jefferson Airplane, Cream, the Grateful Dead, and more. He was a complex, caring, compassionate whirlwind of energy whom rock stars either loved - or hated.In his own voice and in the voices of the people who knew him - Jerry Garcia, Keith Richards, Grace Slick, Ken Kesey, Eric Clapton, and Carlos Santana - we hear Bill's story, as well as the scoop on the major events in rock for more than three decades, ending with his tragic death in a 1991 helicopter crash. Bill Graham Presents is the inside story of the explosive and unforgettable man who created the business of rock.
  • Bootleg: The Secret History of the Other Music Business

    By Clinton Heylin

    Our Price: $27.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780312142896
    • Publisher: ST. MARTIN'S PRESS
    • Published: July 1996
    The inside story of the $250 million recording industry reveals the method and reasoning behind the creation of the most popular, and notorious bootleg records