A fascinating 1975 manual of techniques for composing electronic music using magnetic tape and analogue synthesizers. Chapters include: Sound Transformation, Recording Experiments, Collecting Sounds,... More > Tape Techniques, Tape Experiments, Acoustics, Synthesizer Experiments, and Electronic Composition Projects. This title will be of particular interest to fans of Delia Derbyshire and The BBC Radiophonic Workshop, electronic art music, experimental music, musique concrète, and other forms of electronic and electro-acoustic music. E-book download, £2.95 (admin)< Less
The Phonics of Drawing is a 30-lesson art adventure! A homeschool art curriculum with multi-level lessons so the whole family can learn to draw together. Each lesson is presented on three levels,... More > spanning ages 6-18. Finally, an art curriculum that brings the family together!< Less
This book contains two complete Price Guides to the Octavo Editions of the John James Audubon Quadrupeds of North America and Birds of America publications. Included are Price Guides to the Octavo... More > Birds (1840-1871) and Octavo Quads (1849-1871) Editions. In this book, you will find important information explaining the two separate octavo editions in detail, and the factors that affect the market value of the different prints in these editions. Large multi-page tables give dealer retail market price ranges for each of the 500 Octavo Bird and 155 Octavo Quad 1st Edition and Later Edition prints. In addition, eBay realized sales price ranges for each 1st Edition print, in both octavo editions, are given for the last 5 years. There are two other useful chapters in this book: Is Your Audubon Print An Original?, and Recommended Audubon Print Dealers. Available as a professionally bound soft-cover book, or as an Internet Adobe PDF download. 48 numbered pages.< Less
Author Tamara Stanwood has compiled over 200 combinations for ballet barre, center, and pointe classes that will offer assistance to new and seasoned dance teachers alike. Gleaned from over 25 years... More > of ballet training and teaching, these combinations will add variety to your ballet and pointe classes. Most exercises are suitable for intermediate through advanced students.
Tamara holds an MFA degree in Dance from the University of Arizona and has danced professionally in Arizona and the Midwest. She studied ballet at Butler University and Indiana University where she completed her undergraduate degree in Ballet Performance.
"This is by far one of the most understandable ballet combination books to date. The exercises are advanced, articulate, lovely to dance and easy to read. It jump started my creativity and gave me fresh ideas for class. This is a go to (or it could be a must have) book for all ballet teachers." Molly Faulkner, Ph.D.< Less
An old-fingering method for students and performers of Baroque keyboards. After its first version of 1983, enhanced editions received very favourable comments,including an endorsement by Igor Kipnis.... More > This 6th revised edition, based on decades of studies and performance, is as always the most comprehensive work in the field, with 174 fingered passages and a bibliography of sources. Scales and other passages are resolved with fifty-plus fingering Rules based on examples with original fingerings from the Baroque era. Old fingerings are also suggested for difficult passages in the repertoire. Find a recently published review and excerpts in http://finger.braybaroque.ie/< Less
Fifth Edition, PDF.
Exploring chords, scales, voicings, progressions, style, function, and improvisation, this is a comprehensive approach for serious students of jazz piano. In this clearly... More > written instructional text, Charles Austin draws on nearly fifty years of experience as a professional jazz pianist and thirty as a college instructor guiding hundreds of students in the fundamentals of jazz piano.
Of special interest is the in-depth treatment of source scales and harmonic function, invaluable to both students and professionals. Interspersed throughout with exercises and practice suggestions, the book is a complete guide to learning jazz piano and harmony for intermediate to advanced students. It is also a comprehensive resource for professionals, with thorough presentations of chords, source scales, slash chords, harmonic function, polychords, and more.< Less
CHARACTER is a fancy gay art magazine about images, emotions and the stories they tell. CHARACTER Issue 11 Winter 2014 contributors are Some French Guy, Full Mano, Wim Beullens, Manolo Yanes, Paul Le... More > Chien, Juan Castano, Mike Cabsinger, Romuald & PJ 2013, Fénix Diaz and Miguel Angel Reyes. 296 pages. Full color and black and white.< Less
For those who want to see more about Female Micca Hentai , Here's a compilation of drawings in High Definition. (PDF) 2000px.
15 never before seen drawings:
**11... More > ecchi.
**Special guests: MiccaxKian, MiccaxNeexKian, MiccaxKatrina.
+ 3 sequences.
JUST FOR ADULTS FULLY COLORED HD
Rate: Ao. 18+
Release date: 2011
**this is a PDF file**
WARNING: this is NOT A COMIC, contains HENTAI, GENDER SWAP, YURI, THREESOME.< Less
Brian Smith spent four summers and two winters in Alaska as a deckhand on a charter fishing boat and later as a journalist for a small daily newspaper. This eBook is a collection of his photography... More > and poetry that presents an honest take on an Alaskan life. His photographs capture mountains, wildlife, pristine scenery, adventure sports, stunning sunsets and the changing seasons. Smith writes about adventure, fishing, ecstasy, depression, anxiety, restlessness and youthful hazard in an unforgiving land of glaciers, salmon, oil and wilderness.< Less
Now in it's third edition, On Being a Photographer has become one of the most popular books every written with practical advice for photographers.
"A photographer might forget his camera and... More > live to tell the tale. But no photographer who survives has ever forgotten the lessons in this book. It is not just essential reading, it's compulsory."
Head of Photojournalism
Center for Journalism Studies
University of Wales< Less
Emoji Dick is a crowd sourced and crowd funded translation of Herman Melville's Moby Dick into Japanese emoticons called emoji.
Each of the book's approximately 10,000 sentences has been translated... More > three times by a Amazon Mechanical Turk worker.
These results have been voted upon by another set of workers, and the most popular version of each sentence has been selected for inclusion in this book.
In total, over eight hundred people spent approximately 3,795,980 seconds working to create this book.
Each worker was paid five cents per translation and two cents per vote per translation.
The funds to pay the Amazon Turk workers and print the initial run of this book were raised from eighty-three people over the course of thirty days using the funding platform Kickstarter.< Less
Sheets of Sound for Guitar is a set of books based on my musical philosophy. This involves approaching the instrument in a new and different way. These methods are not based on any type of picking... More > method and are not technique books. Instead, they are centered around the concept of playing the music you hear rather than playing the familiar patterns that fall under your fingers.
This approach is based on years of study with folks such as Pat Martino, Dennis Sandole, Howard Roberts, Joe Pass, Barney Kessel, Andrew White, Larry Woolridge, Randall Dollahan, Stan Samole, Mark Copeland, etc., and fusing that knowledge with the technical freedom of cats like Allen Holdsworth, Joe Satriani, Eric Johnson, Frank Gambale and others.< Less
Known Unknowns is a research project investigating the spatial manifestations of the "War on Terror." By investigating the "black sites," secret CIA run prisons, this project... More > traces the political machinations of sovereignty and territorial power that led to the establishment of a worldwide torture network created as a new form of information technology.
This book was presented as a thesis project in the Critical, Curatorial and Conceptual Practices in Architecture program at the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation.< Less
American Sculptor Joan W. Patten (1924-2005) lived and traveled extensively throughout Guatemala from 1965-1982. The Guatemalan government granted Joan official, carte blanche permission to make... More > molds, casts and replicas of ancient Preclassic (1500 BC-250 AD) and Classic (AD 250-900) Maya relief sculpture. Her replicas of Maya stelae currently stand in Guatemala’s Museo Nacional de Arqueología y Etnología, the National Zoo and at the Museo Popol Vuh gardens at Francisco Marroquín University. In addition to the replicas, she executed hundreds of rubbings in oils on colored fabric. With a sculptor’s touch and infinite patience, she rendered images onto cloth that are remarkably sharp in detail and line. The rubbings include images that preserve an abundance of information about Maya sculptural traditions, iconography, hieroglyphic writing, mythology and history.< Less
Catalog for Morlan Gallery’s The Thirteen, a visual art exhibition and live musical/spoken word performance paying homage to thirteen black women and girls who were lynched or otherwise... More > violently murdered in Kentucky. This 32-page color catalog features selected writings and artwork by Bianca Spriggs and photographs by Angel Clark.< Less
The book consists primarily of photographic images from 1970-71 detailing my impressions of east coast seasonal farm workers and glimpses of their lives in the fields and orchards, in camps, at home... More > and in the news. The 309 photographs are Interspersed with sections of text from conversations with Reverend Peterson, Johnny Wilcox, conversational snippets remembered, and a brief section from my diary in which I document attempts to organize East Coast migrant farm workers.< Less
The American Scene was a vibrant artistic movement during the WPA era, a period framed by the crash of the stock market in 1929 and the escalation of American involvement in World War II around 1943.... More > To address the crisis of mass unemployment, the U.S. government instituted a series of public works programs which aimed to put Americans back to work.
The exhibition catalogue presents an overview of American Scenes produced by WPA-era graphic artists – the major issues facing American artists during this period, the hardships endured and the opportunities gained through creating artworks which were relevant to, and appreciated by, a new audience of average American people. Featuring 47 artworks from La Salle University Art Museum and the WPA Collection of the Free Library of Philadelphia Print and Picture Department, this catalogue includes scholarly essays, label text and reproductions of all of the artworks included in the exhibition.< Less
This book contains hundreds of Leonardo da Vinci’s best quotes and works of art. They are organized in a daily format designed to inspire you a little (or a lot) each day and everyday. Most... More > entries have additional information and questions to make you think. Whether you’re a da Vinci noobie wanting a general introduction or you’re a Leonardo aficionado looking for his best works in one place this guide provides both.< Less