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1.

Smith's Simplified-Illustrated Baritone Ukulele Method and Songs

Publisher: New York: Wm. J. Smith Music Co., Inc., 1952..
Pamphlet. 26 X 17 cm. G/No dj. Stapled through fold, 32 pp, cover printed on same stock as the rest of the book. Paper is somewhat cockled, spine rubbed, else VG. Contains rudimentary instruction on tuning the ukulele, fingerings for chords, and reading chord charts, accompanied by 35 tunes (melody & chord charts, with abbreviated lyrics). Shipping weight 1 lb.

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2.
Auer, Leopold  
Violin Playing As I Teach It

Publisher: New York: Dover, 1980 reissue..
99pp. paperback 8vo: Fine. An attractive reissue of an instrument method classic by the famous violin pedagogue Auer (1845-1930), originally published in 1921.

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Auer, Leopold, Illustrated by: B&W Portraits  
Violin Playing as I Teach It

Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Co. New York 1930.
Green cloth hardcover with gilt stamped titles and photo portrait paste-down. 225 pages covering technique, bowing, tone production, harmonics, and other violin method. A real classic, this book remained in print over several decades. This is an early printing and pleasing to both eye and hand. A notation in light pencil on one page - I removed a few tick marks in light pencil, there might be others although a quick perusal doesn't reveal them (easily erased). Previous owner's attractive book plate on the front pastedown. Spine heel shows light wear, cover portrait is a little scuffed, otherwise this copy is in remarkably clean, solid condition.COLLECT 3512 Later Printing No Dust Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Condition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Performing Arts

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4.
Bay, Mel  
MANDOLIN CHORDS In Photo Diagram Form
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Publisher: Mel Bay Publications Kirkwood, MO 1963.
Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket; Wear at edges, soiling on covers. ; B&W Illustrations; 32 pages

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5.
Bay, William  
Children's Harmonica Method
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Publisher: Pacific, MO 1985.
New with no dust jacket; New book with light edge wear from being on display. Mel Bay Publications Paperback 4to 11" - 13" tall; 40 pages; Absolutely the easiest step-by-step method available. Ideal for young children in either individual or group instruction, this text presents basic concepts and very carefully advances the child into harmonica performance. Utilizes favorite melodies such as Jingle Bells; London Bridge; Oh When the Saints; Pop Goes the Weasel; Camptown Races; and more.; ISBN: 087166917X

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6.
Bay, William  
You Can Teach Yourself Recorder
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Publisher: Pacific, MO 1989.
New with no dust jacket; New book Mel Bay Publications Paperback Your Can Teach Yourself; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pages; A comprehensive yet easy-to-understand recorder method ideal for any age. Incorporates clear visual presentation with a wealth of melodic studies and pieces of all styles.; ISBN: 0871667428

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7.
Bay, William  
You Can Teach Yourself Classic Guitar
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Publisher: Pacific, MO 1994.
New with no dust jacket; New book with light edge wear from being on display. Mel Bay Publications Paperback Your Can Teach Yourself; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 112 pages; This is an easy to understand yet very comprehensive method. You will learn to play classic guitar in all of the basic keys. In addition you will play a very wide assortment of solos ranging from the Renaissance to 20th Century compositions. You will be learn to play many of the great student masterpieces by composers such as Sor, Carcassi, Carulli, Diabelli, Guiliani, Bach, Handel and Dowland. There are also studies for playing in the 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th positions. Great or those who like to learn as they go.; ISBN: 0786600152

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8.
Bay, William  
Mel Bay's Easiest Guitar Chord Book

Publisher: Pacific, MO 1990.
New with no dust jacket Mel Bay Publications Paperback Fun with; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 20 pages; A unique, yet simple, format makes this a valuable book for any guitarist. The chords are shown in a tree-dimensional visual format and are classified as easy, standard, full-sounding, barre, jazz, and rock power forms. Chords are shown in each of these categories where applicable. In each key, major, minor, dominant 7th, minor 7th, major 7th, diminished, and augmented chord forms are presented.; ISBN: 0871669846

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9.
Bruce, Dix  
You Can Teach Yourself Country Guitar
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Publisher: Pacific, MO 1994.
New with no dust jacket; New book with light edge wear from being on display. Mel Bay Publications Paperback Your Can Teach Yourself; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 112 pages; This is a step-at-a-time enjoyable method for teaching yourself to play great sounding country guitar. Dix Bruce, in his humorous yet musically "right-on" teaching style, introduces you to country back-up, bass runs, Carter-style bluegrass picking, the Nashville Numbering System for indicating chord changes, use of the capo, transposition, and much more. Work at your own pace and learn to sound like the country greats! Written in standard notation and tablature.; ISBN: 1562224565

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10.
Buck, Percy C.  
Unfigured Harmony: A Short Treatise on Modulation, Harmonization of Melodies, Unfigured Basses, Inner Melodies, Canons and Ground Basses (2nd ed.)

Publisher: London: Oxford University Press, 1961,.
hard bound, 2nd edition, 174pp. Bright gilt lettering to spine. Very good.

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11.
Christiansen, Mike  
You Can Teach Yourself Guitar by Ear
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Publisher: Pacific, MO 1994.
Very Good with no dust jacket; New book with light edge wear from being on display. Bottom corner is moderately worn. Mel Bay Publications Paperback You Can Teach Yourself; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 68 pages; Ever wondered what chords to play when you want to join in with someone who's already singing or playing a song? If you are the guitarist at a campfire sing, if you want to learn a song from a recording, or if you want to write your own songs, this book will show you how. This book will teach you to improvise and accompany singers by ear. Music reading ability is not required to benefit and learn from this method. Includes an audio CD.; ISBN: 0786628669

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12.
Cooper, Morton, Dr.  
Change Your Voice, Change Your Life

Publisher: New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1984..
First Edition. 21 X 14 cm. Near Fine/Fine. Quarter beige cloth, brick-red paper-covered boards with matching titles on spine, x, 180 pp, 3 b&w drawings. Tops of a few leaves slightly wrinkled, else fine. DJ in Brodart archival cover. "..how to develop your natural, dynamic voice.." by the noted speech therapist and voice training expert.

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13.
Davis, Janet  
You Can Teach Yourself Banjo

Publisher: Pacific, MO 1987.
Very Good with no dust jacket; New book with light edge wear from being on display. Bottom corner is moderately worn. Mel Bay Publications Paperback You Can Teach Yourself; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 112 pages; This is the ideal beginner's book, presenting the basics of playing the 5-string banjo is a way that is both fun and produces quick results. Janet Davis takes you on an extensive tour of this instrument's fundamental techniques as well as some intermediate possibilities including rolls, chords, bluegrass banjo techniques, playing up the neck, licks, endings, and other basic information needed to play bluegrass and melodic-style banjo. Thorough performance notes are provided from beginning to end revealing the secrets of this versatile traditional instrument.; ISBN: 1562220012

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14.
Dennis, Matt  
You Can Teach Yourself Piano
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Publisher: Pacific, MO 1989.
New with no dust jacket; New book with light edge wear from being on display. Mel Bay Publications Paperback 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pages; Beginning with the fundamentals of reading music, this book goes on to teach finger positions for easy tunes the beginner can play right away. By the end of the book, a student will be equipped to handle the demands of modern music and develop an ear for and a taste for contemporary sounds; ISBN: 0871662639

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15.
Edwards, Ruth  
The Compleat Music Teacher

Publisher: Los Altos, CA: Geron-X, Inc., 1970..
Signed by Author recto ffep. 21 X 14 cm. Fine/VG+. Red cloth, foil titles on spine, ix, 150 pp, bibliography. DJ spine slightly faded, spine ends and corners worn & slightly chipped; in Brodart archival cover. Edwards brings her many years of experience as a piano teacher and as chairman of the Piano Pedagogy and Teachers' Training Department at the Cleveland Institute of Music to this book on teaching music students of all ages. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 4 oz.)

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16.
Gieseking, Walter, 1895-1856, & Karl Leimer, 1858-1944  
Piano Technique

Publisher: NY, Dover, 1972.
140 p., music, 21.5 cm. Contains two unabridged works by the piano teacher and his most illustrious student: The Shortest Way to Pianistic Pefection (1932) and Rhythmics, Pedal and Other Problems of Piano Playing (1938). Stock# 32,798. Fine/ paper. Music.

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17.
Grossman, Stefan, compiled by  
British Fingerpicking Guitar
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Publisher: Pacific: Mel Bay, 1990.
ISBN: 1562220667 9"x12" Spiral-bound wraps. 156pp with black & white illustrations from photographs, discography. Includes interviews with Davey Graham, Bert Jansch, and John Renbourn and 22 songs with music. A little edge wear and wear at spine ends. About Very Good.

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18.
Hall, Wendell and edited by May Singhi Breen  
Wendell Hall's Ukulele Method
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Publisher: Chicago: Foster Music, 1950.
4to Stapled wraps. 64pp. "A complete course of instruction" 40 photographic illustrations of correct playing positions. Helpful hints. Small archival mend to spine heel. Good.

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19.
Harp, David  
Blues & Rock Harmonica Made Easy

Publisher: Montpelier, VT: Musical I. Press, 1993 2nd revised ed..
64pp. illus. slim paperback 4to: Fine [slight ripple near bottom edge of back cover; else F]

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20.
Johnson, Mary Teel Illustrator: Illustrated by Black and White Photos  
KEYS TO SUCCESSFUL PIANO LESSONS

Publisher: Somma Seaside, CA 1987.
Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Trade PB; 112 pages

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21.
Lauterbach, Charles W.  
A Young Musician's Guide to the Recorder: A Classroom Approach for theBeginning Recorder Student

Publisher: Dayton 2003.
Near Fine with no dust jacket; New book Heritage Music Press Paperback 4to 11" - 13" tall; 48 pages; Contains Accompaniment CD for 33 of the songs and exercises. Students learn to read music as they learn to play simple songs and exercises on the recorder. There are also some duets. Also included are some paper and pencil exercises. Consumable; ISBN: 0893281751

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22.
Lehmann, Lilli  
How to Sing (Meine Gesangskunst)

Publisher: New York: The Macmillan Company, 1934..
Later printing. 19 X 13 cm. VG/G. Chestnut cloth, gilt titles on spine, blind frame on front board, frontispiece, xi, 303 pp, many rubricated diagrams. This is a reprint of the 1924 edition, translated by Richard Aldrich. Corners and bottom edges of boards bumped, spine ends rubbed, top edge rather dusty, gift inscription on recto of ffep, scattered pencil notes. DJ (with portrait of author on front panel) soiled, rubbed, torn and chipped, overall rather tired-looking, but no important bits are missing; in Brodart archival cover. This comprehensive treatise by "one of the greatest Wagnerian sopranos in history" (according to Britannica) is still in print over 100 years after its original publication. The most recent hardcover reprint is priced at $89.00.

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23.
Leonard, Hal Illustrated by: Illustrated by Wagner  
Fun at the Lowrey Organ, Box Set : Organ Course, 1970
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Publisher: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation; Milwaukee, Wisc: 1970.
Very Good+ Softcover 401 pages; Folio (12.25") 31 cm; 10 softcover songbooks and instructional books, and 40 pieces of sheet music (numbered 21 to 60) all arranged for Lowrey organ, in original slipcase with flap and elastic cord closure, as issued. Psychedelic color illustration repeated in different colors on all covers. 120 songs all together. ; Includes the following books: 1) Fun at the Lowrey, part one, 84 pages. 2) Fun at the Lowrey, part two, 28p. 3) Sing along fun, 24p, plus 4 loose sheets laid in with lyrics only, as issued. 4) Special effects, 44p. 5) Special rhythms, 44p. 6) Season's greetings, 24p. 7) Hymns, 12p. 8) Party time, 10p. 9) Registration charts, 4p. 10) Chord inversion chart, 3p. ; Books and sheet music are in Very Good+ to Fine condiiton, with only few items having minor creases to tips. No other defects, no marks, no stains, no tears. Box shows light wear but is solid, however the elastic cord is too stretched to keep the flap shut. ; Cover Art

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24.
McCaskill, Mizzy / Gilliam  
You Can Teach Yourself Tinwhistle
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Publisher: Pacific, MO 1990.
New with no dust jacket; New book with light edge wear from being on display. Mel Bay Publications Paperback 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pages; A comprehensive yet easy-to-understand tin whistle method ideal for any age. Incorporates clear visual presentation with a wealth of melodic studies and pieces of all styles. Includes fingering charts.; ISBN: 0786602104

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25.
McHose, Allen I. & Donald F. White  
The Contrapuntal Harmonic Techniqe of the 18th Century; Keyboard and Dictation Manual (2 volumes)

Publisher: New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc., 1947..
26 X 18 cm. Varying/No dj. Both volumes full green cloth with gilt titles. Contrapuntal Harmonic Technique (by McHose only): 2nd ptg, xvi, 433, [1] pp; very good with moderate edge-wear, titles on spine dull but on front board bright. Analysis of counterpoint & harmony in 18th-century music, with special attention to Johann Sebastian Bach. Keyboard & Dictation: published 1949, xii, 169 pp; good, corners bumped & worn through, pencil scribbles on front endpapers but internally clean. Keyboard drills to accompany McHose's Contrapuntal Harmonic Technique. These drills are intended to give the student practice in the 17th & 18th century style of playing, especially of the thorough (or figured) bass. Each exercise is accompanied by a brief explanation of the associated music theory. Shipping weight 5 lbs.

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26.
Morton, James  
You Can Teach Yourself Drums
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Publisher: Pacific, MO 1990.
New with no dust jacket; New book with light edge wear from being on display. Mel Bay Publications Paperback You Can Teach Yourself; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pages; This easy to follow book teaches basic drum set percussion concepts progressively, so that if you stick with it, you will have a good foundation upon which to further build your skills. There are four learning tracks presented in the book: Technique- including the grip, sticking, and methods used to achieve musical sounds, as well as the principle of learning good habits from the beginning. Reading-basic reading principles are introduced in this book in logical sequence. Writing-By actually notating the rhythms you find challenging, you'll develop an increasingly intimate awareness of the note and rest values if which they are comprised. Application-after basic principles are introduced, you'll have the opportunity to apply them in musical context.; ISBN: 1562220330

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27.
Rainey, Chuck  
Complete Electric Bass Player, The, Book 1 : The Method

Publisher: Amsco/Music Sales Corporation; N. Y. : 1985.
Near Fine Softcover ISBN: 0825624258 192 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Yellow pictorial covers, index, appendix of musical terms and symbols, hundreds of musical examples and exercises, plenty of b/w photos and diagrams. ; Edited by Ronnie Ball and Antonio Fernandez. Photos by Leonard Vogler. Cover photo by Rod Shone. ; Everything you need to know to play the horizontal electric bass, also known as Fender Bass. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. No marks.

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28.
Sachs, Curt, 1881-1959.  
Real-Lexikon der Musikinstrumente zugleich. Ein Polyglossar fur das gesamte Instrumentengebeit...

Publisher: New York, Dover, 1964.
xxiii, 451 p. illus., music. 24 cm. Mit 200 Abbildungen. American Musicological Society-Music Library Association reprint series. Bibliography: p. xv-[xx]. Stock# 37,148. Vg/ dj torn; good+.

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29.
Schelling, Ernest, Chales J. Haake, Gail Martin Haake & Osbourne McConathy  
Oxford Piano Course: Teacher's Second Manual

Publisher: New York: Oxford University Press, 1932..
First Edition. 22 X 14 cm. G+/No dj. Blue cloth, yellow titles on front board & spine with dec. on front board, xxiv, 218 pp, index. Tail of spine beginning to fray, else very good, extremities rubbed, shaken hinges reglued with acid-free PVA. According to the Foreword, "under the guidance of a truly competent instructor, the pupil should gain the rudiments of a rounded musical education. Such an education includes the development of appreciation, understanding, and skill." Contents: bridging from the song type to standard piano material; building a rounded pianism; technic; rhythm & time; form; harmonic analysis & keyboard harmony; sight reading; expression, interpretation, & appreciation; creative experience; the psychology of teaching & learning; class, group, & individual instruction; essentials in class management; home practice, parent cooperation, & other problems; teaching plans and outlines for all pieces in the second, third, and fourth books of the course. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 4 oz.)

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30.
Scherchen, Hermann  
Handbook of Conducting

Publisher: London: Oxford University Press, 1942..
4th ptg. 19 X 13 cm. VG/No dj. Translated by M. D. Calvocoressi. Brown cloth, gilt titles on spine, xi, 243, [1] pp. Corners bumped, extremities sunned, owner's signature dated in 1946 on fpd. Contents: the teachable technique of conducting; idiosyncrasies of conducting, orchestral playing & conducting; the bow instruments; the woodwind; the brass; the percussion; the harp; technique of conducting; applied technique, or practice of conducting; practical examples. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 8 oz.)

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31.
Scruggs, Earl Illustrated by: Illustrated by Burt Brent  
Earl Scruggs and the 5 String Banjo : (Five String)

Publisher: Peer International Corporation; N. Y. : 1968.
Very Good- First Edition Softcover 156 pages; 4to (11") 28cm; SOFTCOVER. Black plastic comb binding, tons of b/w drawings and diagrams, several b/w photos. ; History, beginner's guide, how to build a banjo, plus 16 exercises and 33 songs in both standard notation and tab, some also with lyrics. Published by: NY: Peer International Corporation; 1968. 1st Edition, 156 pages. ; Covers moderately worn, mainly rear cover near crown. All pages attached.

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32.
Sevck, O. (Otakar), 1852-1934.  
School of Violin Technics: Op. 1 / O. Sevcik edited by Philipp Mittell.

Publisher: New York, G. Schirmer, c1905..
1 score. 43 p., 30 cm. Series: Schirmer's library of musical classics ; vol. 844. Schule der Violine-Technik. Part 1 (of 4). Exercises in the first position. Stock# 37,032. Good+/ paper.

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33.
Silverman, Jerry Illustrated by: Illustrated by Will Rousseau  
How to Play the Guitar : Folk, Blues, Calypso
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Publisher: Doubleday & Company; Garden City, N. Y. : 1968.
Fair Fifth Printing Softcover 207 pages; 4to (10.25") 26 cm; Brown pictorial softcover, 207 pages, numerous b/w diagrams, chord chart, over 140 well-known folklore songs with tunes, chords, and lyrics. ; 'A self-teaching book for anyone who wants to learn to play the guitar: folk, blues, calypso, and flamenco styles'. Lessons include: Thumb and finger pluck. D major. A major. E major. G major. C major. Three-quarter time. Arpeggios. Six-eight time. Hammering on. Banjo brush. Bass runs. Blues. Calypso and Latin rhythms. Note reading. Much more. ; Moderate exterior wear. Front 17 leaves are slightly wavy and discolored. No other defects. Everything readable. Binding is tight. ; Photographs

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34.
Somerville, Louisa / Pells, Tim  
Learn to Play the Guitar: An Introduction to Acoustic and Electric Guitar
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Publisher: Tulsa 1988.
New with no dust jacket EDC Paperback tall 8vo 9" - 10" t; 64 pages; This handy guide provides beginners with a solid technical background on acoustic, electric and bass guitars. It then leads them to more advanced techniques. Step-by-step illustrated instructions are accompanied by background information and some exponents of each style: blues, folk music, heavy metal, reggae, classical, and more. There are also plenty of tunes provided for practicing the skills taught in the book. Readers will also find hints on buying the right instrument and accessories and getting the most out of them. There are further hints on rehearsing, performing, and recording. For anyone old enough to read at about grade 3 level, but I would suggest grade 5 and up.; ISBN: 0746001932

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35.
Suzuki, Shinichi  
Suzuki Violin School : Volumes 1 to 5

Publisher: Birch Tree Group; Princeton, N. J. : 1978.
Near Fine Softcover 152 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Introductory text in Japanese, English, French, German and Spanish. Song titles in English and Japanese. Stiff white covers with blue and black lettering, numerous musical exercises and complete pieces for young violin student, in standard notation. Vols 1-2 copyright 1978, vols 3-5 copyright 1970. ; Published by Summy-Birchard, Secaucus NJ, and Birch Tree Group, Princeton NJ. Distributed by Warner Brothers Publications. Front cover states Suzuki Method International. ; Vol-1, Violin Part, 12th printing, 0874871441, 32 pages. Vol-2, Violin Part, 8th ptg, 0874871468, 20 pgs. Vol-3, Piano Accompaniments, 4th ptg, 0874870192, 28p. Vol-4, Piano Accompaniments, 6th ptg, 0874871514, 32p. Vol-5, Piano Accompaniments, 4th ptg, 0874871530, 40p. ; No defects apart from minor thumb creases and small pr ice stickers on covers. No marks. Stapled bindings intact.

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36.
Theobald Boehm, trans. by Dayton C. Miller  
The Flute and Flute-Playing, in Acoustical, Technical, and Artistic Aspects
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Publisher: Dayton C. Miller, Cleveland, 1908.
G cloth hardback, gilt lettering, no DJ. Cover with spine, edge and corner wear. Binding tight. End papers slightly foxed, one nick. Some pages are lightly marked. 12mo, 100 pps with illustrations, intact fold-out diagram.

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37.
Van Auken, Zane  
Pointer System for Guitar : Book 1

Publisher: Hal Leonard Music; Winona, Minn: 1964.
Very Good First Edition Softcover 48 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Black pictorial covers, fold-and-staple binding, numerous musical examples and diagrams, 16 lessons for self instruction, including tuning, C, G7, counting in 3, counting in 4, D7, adding bass tones, more. ; Simple, easy method for beginners to learn to play basic chords on guitar. Includes 34 complete folklore songs with tunes, lyrics, and chords. ; Light wear only.

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38.
Wessels, Mark  
Fresh Approach to the Snare Drum, a : With Instructional DVD, MP3 CD with Musical Accompaniments, and Poster of 40 Snare Drum Rudiments

Publisher: Mark Wessels Publications; Prosper, Tex: 1994.
Fair Softcover ISBN: 0971478414 83 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Large softcover, 20 progressive snare drum lessons, plus basic info on reading music, etc. Tons of musical examples in text. Large appendix of additional exercises. ; Book includes CD, DVD, and large glossy poster, all as issued. ; Book, CD, DVD, and poster all present and intact. We grade CD and DVD As New. Poster is Very Good, with small edge tears and tape marks. Book is Fair, the main defect being a dampstain that affects the lower margin throughout, but does not affect any text or images. Otherwise only minor wear. Everything is readable. Binding is intact. Sold as is.

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39.
White, William Braid  
Piano Tuning and Allied Arts

Publisher: Boston: Tuners Supply Company, 1962..
5th Ed, later printing. 19 X 13 cm. G+/No dj. Maroon cloth, gilt titles on spine, vii, 295 pp, glossary, bibliography, index. Small tear to bottom margin of pp 153-4, coffee stain to same margin of that and a few adjacent leaves, else near fine. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 12 oz.)

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