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Music as a profession. Vocational guidance

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  • Psychology for Musiciansby Andreas C. Lehmann; John A. Sloboda; Robert H. Woody

    Oxford University Press, USA 2007; US$ 20.99

    What is it that accounts for the differences between musical beginners, advanced music makers, and world class performers? Virtually everyone likes music and has the capacity to be musical in some way (despite what some may say about themselves). Yet far fewer people come to be so involved with it that they identify themselves as musicians, and fewer... more...

  • Beyond the Batonby Diane Wittry

    Oxford University Press, USA 2006; US$ 22.99

    Part One. Prologue: So - You Want to Be a Conductor? It Starts With You!. 1. Preparing for Success. 2. Path to the Podium. 3. Your First Job. 4. Artistic Leadership. 5. Artistic Programming. 6. The People Factor. 7. Funding the Artistic Vision. 8. Closing Thoughts. Part Two: Resources. Music Organizations. Music Sources. Training and Personal Development.... more...

  • Understanding the Classical Music Professionby Dawn Elizabeth Bennett

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 119.95

    Understanding the Classical Music Profession is an essential resource for educators, practitioners and researchers who seek to understand the careers of classically-trained musicians, and the extent to which professional practice is reflected within existing classical performance-based music education and training. Bennett maintains that a musician... more...

  • The Pocket DJby Sarah Lewitinn

    Gallery Books 2010; US$ 26.95

    With more than two thousand songs handpicked and organized by former Spin magazine writer and editor Sarah Lewitinn (aka Ultragrrrl), The Pocket DJ is the ultimate insider's reference guide for selecting music, downloading MP3s, and making all-purpose mixes for every occasion imaginable. Playlists include: Essential genres: with crowd-pleasing... more...

  • DJing For Dummiesby John Steventon

    Wiley 2010; US$ 19.99

    How to start and build a successful career as a DJ-from at-home mixing to making demos to playing to a live crowd Whether it's a digital or vinyl track of "Proud Mary," a DJ sets the mood, amps up the excitement, and gets a crowd of revelers rockin'. Often an outsized personality, blessed with a gorgeous voice and an encyclopedic knowledge of music,... more...

  • Teaching Music to Students with Special Needsby Alice Hammel; Ryan Hourigan

    Oxford University Press, USA 2011; US$ 18.99

    A practical guide & reference manual, Teaching Music to Students with Special Needs addresses special needs in the broadest possible sense to equip teachers with proven, research-based curricular strategies that are grounded in both best practice and current special education law. Chapters address the full range of topics and issues music educators... more...

  • Disciplining the Artsby Gary D. Beckman

    R&L Education 2010; US$ 26.99

    Increasingly, the availability of entrepreneurship education is becoming a factor in college choice as fine arts students demand training that helps them create an arts-based career after graduation. Disciplining the Arts explores the policy, programming, and curricular issues in the emerging field of arts entrepreneurship. more...

  • Beyond Talentby Angela Myles Beeching

    Oxford University Press, USA 2010; US$ 19.99

    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... more...

  • Among the Jasmine Treesby Jonathan Holt Shannon

    Wesleyan University Press 2010; US$ 19.99

    The first ethnographic study of music-making in modern Syria more...

  • Music, Society, Educationby Christopher Small; Robert Walser

    Wesleyan University Press 2011; US$ 19.99

    A groundbreaking work expanding our view of music beyond the Western classical tradition. more...