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On Our Shelves - Music Resources
The Future of Music by
Call Number: 780.2373 KUS
Publication Date: 2005
From the Music Research Institute at Berklee College of Music comes a manifesto for the ongoing music revolution. Today, the record companies may be hurting but the music-making business is booming, using non-traditional digital methods and distribution models. This book explains why we got where we are and where we are heading. For the iPod, downloading market, this book will explain new ways of discovering music, new ways of acquiring it and how technology trends will make music "flow like water," benefiting the people who love music and make music.
This Business of Music by
Call Number: 338.4778 KRA
Publication Date: 2000
A guide to the music industry, including coverage of legal, financial and economic aspects. This eighth edition features material on such subjects as: music technology; contracts; the implications of the North American Free Trade Agreement; record clubs; digital audiotape; licensing; copyrights; work-for-hire rules; and show music. There is an appendix of standard industry forms and legal extracts, almost all of which have been updated for this edition.
Writing Better Lyrics by
Call Number: 782.42164 PAT
Publication Date: 2010
The Must-Have Guide for Songwriters Writing Better Lyrics has been a staple for songwriters for nearly two decades. Now this revised and updated 2nd Edition provides effective tools for everything from generating ideas, to understanding the form and function of a song, to fine-tuning lyrics. Perfect for new and experienced songwriters alike, this time-tested classic covers the basics in addition to more advanced techniques.
The music instinct science & song [DVD]
Call Number: 781.11 MUS
Publication Date: 2008
This show "provides a ground-breaking exploration into how and why the human organism and the whole ebb and flow of the cosmos is moved by the undeniable effect of music. This follows visionary researchers and accomplished musicians to the crossroads of science and culture in search of answers to music s deep mysteries. Featuring: Bobby McFerrin & Dr. Daniel Levitin, author of This is Your Brain on Music. YoYo Ma also appears in the series.
Soundbreaking : stories from the cutting edge of recorded music [DVD]
Call Number: 781.49 SOU
Publication Date: 2016
Soundbreaking is an eight-part documentary series that traces the history of music recording. Featuring over one hundred original interviews with some of the most celebrated recording artists, producers, and music innovators of our time, the exclusive footage in the series will give viewers a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the magic that happens inside a music studio.
"If you can, you should, and if you are brave enough to start, you will." ~ Stephen King