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Society of Composers and Lyricists 2014 Catalog


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We are delighted to showcase this selection of new and key titles in Routledge Music and Focal Press Audio, chosen specifically for members of the Society of Composers and Lyricists. Use discount code AF008 to receive 20% off the books featured in this catalog when purchasing directly from the Routledge or Focal Press websites. To take advantage of this offer, enter the code above when you are ready to check out.

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  1. Developing Musicianship Through Aural Skills

    A Holistic Approach to Sight Singing and Ear Training, 2nd Edition

    By Kent D. Cleland, Mary Dobrea-Grindahl

    Developing Musicianship through Aural Skills, Second Edition, is a comprehensive method for learning to hear, sing, understand, and use the foundations of music as part of an integrated curriculum, incorporating both sight singing and ear training in one volume. Under the umbrella of musicianship,...

    Published December 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. An Introduction to Music Technology

    2nd Edition

    By Dan Hosken

    An Introduction to Music Technology, Second Edition provides a clear overview of the essential elements of music technology for today’s musician. This book focuses on the topics that underlie the hardware and software in use today: Sound, Audio, MIDI, Computer Notation, and Computer- Assisted...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Recording Music on Location

    Capturing the Live Performance, 2nd Edition

    By Bruce Bartlett, Jenny Bartlett

    Recording Music on Location provides an exceptional collection of information regarding all aspects of recording outside of the studio. Featuring clear explanations on how to achieve professional results, this book is divided into two distinct sections: popular music and classical music. Whether...

    Published May 20th 2014 by Focal Press

  4. Theory for Today's Musician, Second Edition (Textbook and Workbook Package)

    By Ralph Turek, Daniel McCarthy

    The package (ISBN 978-0-415-73036-5) contains the second edition of Theory for Today’s Musician (ISBN: 978-0-415-66332-8) and the Theory for Today’s Musician Workbook (ISBN: 978-0-415-66333-5). The package is available for print books only. Theory for Today’s Musician, Second Edition, recasts...

    Published December 27th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Modern Recording Techniques

    8th Edition

    By David Miles Huber, Robert E. Runstein

    Master the tools and day-to-day practices of music recording and production. Learn the ins and outs of room acoustics and designing a studio. Gain techniques for mic placement and running a session. Get a solid grounding in both theory and industry practice. Modern Recording Techniques, the...

    Published August 9th 2013 by Focal Press

  6. Practical Mastering

    A Guide to Mastering in the Modern Studio

    By Mark Cousins, Russ Hepworth-Sawyer

    Guiding you through the history and emergence of modern mastering techniques, then providing practical hints and tips on how to use them in your set up, Practical Mastering is the book for anyone wanting to master this elusive art form. Providing you with solid mastering theory underpinned by years...

    Published April 18th 2013 by Focal Press

  7. Web Marketing for the Music Business

    2nd Edition

    By Tom Hutchison

    Learn to create a powerful online presence that captures your audience by exposing them to the sights and sounds of your band or music project and allowing them to easily become paying fans. Web Marketing for the Music Business second edition includes updated basics and advice on website creation:...

    Published December 18th 2012 by Focal Press