Guitar All In One For Dummies

Author by : Hal Leonard Corporation
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Description : 7 Books in one! Go from the basics to the style you want to play Making beautiful music with your acoustic or electric guitar requires practice, patience, and perseverance. A little guidance helps get you on the path to imitating the sounds of your guitar heroes. This friendly guide shares how to get the most out of your time with your guitar. Discover the fundamentals of strumming and playing chords and get an understanding of guitar theory, then delve into the secrets of playing rock, blues, or even classical styles. 7 Books Inside… Learning the anatomy of your guitar Starting with guitar fundamentals Refining your sound and technique Getting to know guitar theory Cranking up your rock guitar style Wailing with the blues Building your classical skills


Guitar All In One For Dummies

Author by : Consumer Dummies
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Guitar For Dummies

Author by : Mark Phillips
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Total Read : 51
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Guitar All In One For Dummies

Author by : Hal Leonard Corporation
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 79
Total Download : 322
File Size : 44,7 Mb
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Description : 7 Books in one! Go from the basics to the style you want to play Making beautiful music with your acoustic or electric guitar requires practice, patience, and perseverance. A little guidance helps get you on the path to imitating the sounds of your guitar heroes. This friendly guide shares how to get the most out of your time with your guitar. Discover the fundamentals of strumming and playing chords and get an understanding of guitar theory, then delve into the secrets of playing rock, blues, or even classical styles. 7 Books Inside... Learning the anatomy of your guitar Starting with guitar fundamentals Refining your sound and technique Getting to know guitar theory Cranking up your rock guitar style Wailing with the blues Building your classical skills


Piano And Keyboard All In One For Dummies

Author by : Holly Day
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 43
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Description : The go-to reference for aspiring pianists and keyboardplayers Piano & Keyboard All-in-One For Dummies makes iteasier and more fun than ever to make music! If you don't know howto read music, this book explains in friendly, uncomplicatedlanguage all the basics of music theory, and applies it to playingthe piano and keyboard. And if you've been playing forawhile—or took lessons when you were a child but haven'tplayed since—you can pick up some valuable tips to improveyour playing, or use the book as a refresher course. This indispensible resource combines the best of ForDummies books, including Piano For Dummies, Keyboard ForDummies, Music Theory For Dummies, and Piano Exercises ForDummies to get you up and running in no time. The handyreference helps you to master the traditional black-and-white keysand gives you an understanding of the possibilities that unfoldwhen those black-and-whites are connected to state-of-the-art musictechnology. Discover the secrets for becoming a master on the piano andkeyboard Improve your skills with a wealth of easy-to-apply pianoexercises Tap into your creativity and get the lowdown on composing anoriginal song Find out how to use keyboards anywhere using external speakers,amps, home stereos, computers, and tablets Dive right in! This comprehensive book offers the most completelearning experience for aspiring pianists, keyboard enthusiasts,and students of music.


Guitar For Dummies

Author by : Mark Phillips
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Total Read : 35
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Description : Have you always wanted to play guitar? Who wouldn't? Think of Jimi Hendrix wailing away on his Stratocaster. . . Chuck Berry duck-walking across the stage to "Johnny B. Goode". . .B.B. King making his "Lucille" cry the blues. No doubt about it—guitars are cool. Guitar For Dummies 2nd Edition tells you everything a beginning or intermediate guitarist needs to know: from buying a guitar to tuning it, playing it, and caring for it, this book has it all—and you don't even need to know how to read music. Full of photo-illustrated exercises and songs you can play to practice the techniques discussed in each section, this step-by-step guide will take you through the basics and beyond before you can say "Eric Clapton." You'll learn how to: Match yourself with the guitar and equipment that fits your needs and budget Select the right accessories: amps, picks, pedals, capos, cases, and other goodies Pick and strum to produce a clean, clear, buzz-free tone Know whether you're really in tune Play melodies without reading music Perform basic guitar maintenance and repairs Build strength and dexterity while playing Play in different styles, including rock, blues, folk, jazz, and classical Make your guitar talk with bends and slides! Fully revised and updated, with an all new interactive CD that allows readers to listen, learn, tune, and play along, Guitar For Dummies 2nd Edition is the perfect introductory guide for any novice acoustic or electric guitar player. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.


Guitar Theory For Dummies

Author by : Desi Serna
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 89
Total Download : 548
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Description : Serious about jamming, understanding, and creating guitar-driven music? Easy. With an approachable and engaging style, Guitar Theory For Dummies goes beyond guitar basics, presenting the guidance intermediate to advanced players need to improve their improvisational and compositional skills. Plus, with access to audio tracks and video instruction online you can master the concepts and techniques covered in the book. Key content coverage includes: pentatonic and major scale patterns; the CAGED chord system, chord progressions, and playing by numbers; roots, keys, and applying scales, plus modes and modal scales; intervals and chord extensions; popular song references and theory applications that help you understand how to play popular music and contemporary guitar styles, and create music of your own. This title also features companion audio tracks and video content hosted online at Dummies.com The expert instruction and easy-to-digest information provides comprehensive guidance on how to apply music theory concepts to fretted instruments If you already have a handle on the basics and want to know more about the building blocks and theory behind guitar music, Guitar Theory For Dummies has you covered.


A Little Bit Of Everything For Dummies

Author by : Consumer Dummies
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley and Sons
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Total Read : 13
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Description : Twenty years ago the very first For Dummies book, DOS For Dummies, was published. From that first printing of that first book came a series unlike anything in the publishing world, one that is global in both geography - we have been published worldwide in some 30 languages - and in coverage. No single volume can hope to summarize what thousands of titles have meant to millions of readers over the years, and we don't claim to do that in this e-book. Rather, this e-book celebrates the breadth and depth of the For Dummies series, offering 20 chapters - in honor of our 20 years - from a list of books compiled by our global colleagues. We are confident the chapters we've included give you a representative glimpse at why - no matter what the topic - our products have meant so much to so many by Making Everything Easier. We've grouped our chapters into five main parts: Part I: Dummies Classics, offers four chapters from some of our best-loved books. There's a chapter from DOS For Dummies, the book that started it all, and chapters from two of our best-sellers: Windows 7 For Dummies and Sex For Dummies. And just for a bit of spice, we've included a chapter from French For Dummies. Part II: Daily Dose of Dummies, offers the kind of lifestyle, self-help, and business skills that our readers have come to treasure. There's one of our famous Part of Tens chapters from Cognititive Behavioural Therapy for Dummies and a chapter from Meditation For Dummies to help you get your center. Chapters from Leadership For Dummies and Marketing For Dummies help you develop new skills for the marketplace. Part III, Fun with Dummies, celebrates life and all it has to offer. We've got chapters here from The Royal Wedding For Dummies, Guitar For Dummies, Digital Photography SLR All-in-One For Dummies, Puppies for Dummies, Knitting For Dummies, and Wine For Dummies. Part IV, Get Social, highlights how we help you grow and develop new skills. Chapters here come from Facebook For Dummies, Social Media Marketing For Dummies, and Dating For Dummies. Part V, Going Global, shares the worldwide appeal of the For Dummies series. These chapters from British History For Dummies, Canadian History For Dummies, and Rugby Union For Dummies were created by our global colleagues and authors and show how the For Dummies approach applies not only to whatever the subject is at hand, but also wherever the discussion is taking place. Download and enjoy!


Pro Tools All In One For Dummies

Author by : Jeff Strong
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Total Read : 44
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Description : A complete Pro Tools reference - from recording to mixing to mastering Pro Tools has long been the recording industry's leading solution for capturing, mixing, and outputting audio. While it was once a tool known and used exclusively by engineers in pro studios, it is now readily available to anyone wishing to create their own recording. This updated edition of Pro Tools All-in-One For Dummies covers the features you’ll encounter in both Pro Tools | First as well as the versions designed for next-level recording. It guides you through the very basics of recording, capturing both live and digital instruments, how to sweeten your sound in mixing, and how to tweak and output your final master. Now get ready to make some beautiful sounds! Get up to speed with recording basics Pick the Pro Tools version that works for you Record acoustic audio Get to know MIDI Discover how to set compression and EQ Sweeten your final product with mastering Create a final file you can stream online Assuming no past experience with audio recording, this book shares the basics of recording and how to capture both live and digital instruments using Pro Tools.


Guitar Rhythm Technique For Dummies Book Online Video Audio Instruction

Author by : Desi Serna
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Total Read : 81
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Description : With an approachable and engaging style, Guitar Rhythm and Technique For Dummies breaks down the basics of reading, counting, strumming, and picking rhythms on guitar. You get to know the basics of notation including time signatures, bars, beats, and rests. You play examples of eighth and sixteenth note rhythms, including common strum patterns heard in popular music. You follow a step-by-step process to improve your rhythm, feel, and timing. Additionally, you work with physical aspects of guitar playing including techniques for both your right and left hands. Key content coverage includes: Strum patterns; articulations such as hammer-ons, pull-offs, slides, bends, and vibrato; picking techniques such as flat picking, finger picking, hybrid picking, muting, pinch harmonics, double stops, dive bombing, and tapping; styles such as pop, rock, blues, folk, and funk. Guitar Rhythm and Technique For Dummies presents the guidance beginning to advanced players need to improve their musical timing and skills. Plus, with access to audio tracks and video instruction online you can master the concepts and techniques covered in the book.


Harmonica For Dummies

Author by : Winslow Yerxa
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Total Read : 29
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Description : Master the harmonica fast with this fun, easy guide Everybody loves the sound of a harmonica, and the thought of learning to play one is even more appealing. The instrument's portability, versatility, and affordability make it a great choice for those interested in learning how to produce the unmistakable, signature sound found in many styles of American music. With Harmonica For Dummies, you can learn to master the harmonica faster than you ever thought possible, even if you have little to no playing experience. This easy-to-use resource is filled with tips, tools, and instructions that will have you playing in no time. In Harmonica For Dummies, you'll find an accessible format designed to help you access new techniques, songs, and styles of playing. Accompanying digital content and interactive tools will help you learn the nuances of playing harmonica and give you the know-how to use this versatile instrument to its fullest potential. Provides you with a high-quality, comprehensive instructional manual Instructs you with detailed instructions and tips to help you learn to play quickly Written in a clear, easy-to-understand format complete with accompanying audio/video content Helps you improve your playing and embrace the many musical styles that have made the harmonica an iconic instrument The harmonica is a very accessible instrument, but only those with the right instruction and direction will be able to experience the joy of using it for accompaniment and solos. Let Harmonica For Dummies guide you through the learning process and make you a harmonica expert in a flash!


Digital Photography All In One Desk Reference For Dummies

Author by : David D. Busch
Languange : en
Publisher by : For Dummies
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 28
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Description : Explains how to set up a digital photography studio, improve picture-taking techniques, edit images, use Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, restore photographs, and print and distribute digital images.


Financial Modeling In Excel For Dummies

Author by : Danielle Stein Fairhurst
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Total Read : 66
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Description : Make informed business decisions with the beginner's guide to financial modeling using Microsoft Excel Financial Modeling in Excel For Dummies is your comprehensive guide to learning how to create informative, enlightening financial models today. Not a math whiz or an Excel power-user? No problem! All you need is a basic understanding of Excel to start building simple models with practical hands-on exercises and before you know it, you'll be modeling your way to optimized profits for your business in no time. Excel is powerful, user-friendly, and is most likely already installed on your computer—which is why it has so readily become the most popular financial modeling software. This book shows you how to harness Excel's capabilities to determine profitability, develop budgetary projections, model depreciation, project costs, value assets and more. You'll learn the fundamental best practices and know-how of financial modeling, and how to put them to work for your business and your clients. You'll learn the tools and techniques that bring insight out of the numbers, and make better business decisions based on quantitative evidence. You'll discover that financial modeling is an invaluable resource for your business, and you'll wonder why you've waited this long to learn how! Companies around the world use financial modeling for decision making, to steer strategy, and to develop solutions. This book walks you through the process with clear, expert guidance that assumes little prior knowledge. Learn the six crucial rules to follow when building a successful financial model Discover how to review and edit an inherited financial model and align it with your business and financial strategy Solve client problems, identify market projections, and develop business strategies based on scenario analysis Create valuable customized templates models that can become a source of competitive advantage From multinational corporations to the mom-and-pop corner store, there isn't a business around that wouldn't benefit from financial modeling. No need to buy expensive specialized software—the tools you need are right there in Excel. Financial Modeling in Excel For Dummies gets you up to speed quickly so you can start reaping the benefits today!


Tattoo Faq

Author by : Holly Day
Languange : en
Publisher by : Backbeat Books
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Total Read : 21
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Description : An informative walk through the world of tattoos--the history, traditions, old and new trends, the art, culture, and more. This book covers the earliest known examples of tattoos to the more recent innovations in the field, such as ultraviolet ink, and temporary tattoos containing one's personal and financial data.


Ukulele For Dummies

Author by : Alistair Wood
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 61
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Description : Learn everything ukulele—from chord progressions to playing pop, folk, and holiday favorites—and, yes, even Hawaiian music! The ukulele is hot. The season one finale of Glee featured a ukulele. The recent hit song "Hey Soul Sister" by Train includes the dulcet tones of a uke. Not to mention the runaway success of the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain. For anyone wishing to master this fun, surprisingly versatile instrument, Ukulele For Dummies covers all the basics—from chords and strumming patterns to guidance on finger-picking. The print version of the book includes a CD with audio tracks of the entire musical notation in the book—creating a total musical instruction package Offers instruction in a variety of styles—including pop, folk, holiday favorites, and Hawaiian music Features a buying guide for the novice—with tips on purchasing a ukulele plus other necessary accessories With its simple and clear instruction, and inspiration on every page, Ukulele For Dummies will have fans and first-time musicians making beautiful music—as they tiptoe through the tulips—in no time. Note: CD files are available to download after purchasing the e-Book version


Cosmetic Surgery For Dummies

Author by : R. Merrel Olesen
Languange : en
Publisher by : For Dummies
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Total Read : 36
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Description : Cosmetic surgery is one of today’s hottest topics. From daytime talk shows and popular magazines to conversations at the salon, it seems that almost everyone has had it, is thinking about it, or knows someone who is getting it. Statistics show more and more women—and men—are having cosmetic surgery. And with all the options now available, it’s important to be fully informed before you make any decisions about having a procedure. Now, Cosmetic Surgery For Dummies is here to guide you through today’s top procedures, candidly addressing both the benefits and the risks. R. Merrel Olesen, MD, the medical director of the La Jolla Cosmetic Surgery Centre, and Marie B.V. Olesen, a nationally known cosmetic surgery consultant, give you the tools you need to: Decide if surgery is right for you Find a qualified surgeon Set realistic expectations Evaluate the costs Enhance your recovery and results This plain-English guide shows you how to take advantage of all the advances in cosmetic surgery while avoiding the pitfalls that could compromise your safety or the quality of your result. From implants to liposuction to Botox, you’ll understand the right questions to ask your doctor, how to prepare for surgery (both physically and financially), and the best ways to influence the healing process. You’ll also: Discover the latest surgery techniques and medications Understand the different surgeon specializations Sort through the various non-surgical facial treatments Evaluate your post-op care options Cope with complications Deal with family, friends, and coworkers before and after surgery Complete with lists of questions to ask before surgery and top Web sites for cosmetic surgery information, Cosmetic Surgery For Dummies is a practical, friendly guide that will help you say hello to a new you!


The Only Beginners Guitar Book You Ll Ever Need

Author by : Roland De Aragon
Languange : en
Publisher by : CreateSpace
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 49
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Description : Frustrated with those terrible YouTube video guitar tutorials? Well, the feeling is mutual. Spending years researching all popular beginner guitar books out in the market and using them for 20 years teaching my students. There was never a time where I had to jump to other guitar material to cover what was missing in the current book I was teaching off of. Are they ever going to come out with a book that will cover what's needed for beginning guitarists? This is where my journey began to create the ultimate beginners guitar book. Now it can be in your hands today! "The Only Beginner's Guitar Book You'll Ever Need" gives you everything a total beginner needs from: 1. Covering all 15 basic guitar chords (majors, minors, sevenths) 2. Finger exercises that help build strength and dexterity while playing. 3. Covers eighth notes and rests. ( all beginner books do not cover this topic ) 4. 10 original tunes. 5. Proper strumming patterns. 6. Play in different styles, including rock, blues, latin, folk, and classical. 7. Very simple to follow instructions and illustrations. And much more... "The Only Beginner's Guitar Book You'll Ever Need" is a slam dunk for anyone interested in speeding up their guitar process.


A Perfect Day For Semaphore

Author by : Holly Day
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 13
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The Smell Of Snow

Author by : Holly Day
Languange : en
Publisher by : Elj Publications
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Total Read : 55
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Description : he poet Holly Day speaks spiritual, otherworldly unity, peace in a land of human garbage and garbage generated by humanity. It is hard to find nirvana in the intellectual and literal rubble of the world. Still, the quest via the art of heart poem yields the realization of a small amount of contentment in reality. So one is left with only a glimpse, an islet, because one must recognize the brutally and limitation of humans, and flesh and mind before entering love that exists even in darkness where it might be limited but still may, must be.


Piano For Dummies

Author by : Blake Neely
Languange : en
Publisher by : For Dummies
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 17
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Description : At first glance, a piano may seem like an intimidating instrument that would be very difficult to learn how to play, but despite what your seventh-grade piano teacher may say, playing piano isn't brain surgery. It just takes time, practice, and patience. Piano For Dummies starts at the very beginning and walks you through everything you need to know to turn that oversized hunk of furniture into an instrument that can make beautiful music. If you don't know how to read music, this book explains in friendly, uncomplicated language all the basics of music theory and applying it to playing the piano. And if you've been playing piano for a while – or took piano lessons when you were a child but haven't played since – you can pick up some valuable tips to improve your playing or use the book as a refresher course. Here are some of the topics you'll find in Piano For Dummies: Buying a piano: Acoustic versus electronic How a piano works, and how to care for one Left- and right-hand piano techniques Examining keys, scales, melodies, harmonies, and chords Plenty of musical examples to play The history of piano musical styles Advice for piano teachers A Top Ten list of pianists you should know about Piano For Dummies also includes a glossary and a free CD, which includes audio of all of the examples in the book so that you can play along. So if you've always wanted to learn to play piano, but you don't have the time to take piano lessons, you can pick up the basics in Piano For Dummies; you'll be tickling the ivories with ease in no time!


Mandolin For Dummies

Author by : Don Julin
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 49
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Description : Learn how fretting and picking can entertain friends! The mandolin is making a big comeback among music enthusiasts. A longtime staple of bluegrass, folk, jazz, and country music, this fast-pickin’ favorite featured heavily in traditional music from around the world is now seeing a resurgence in global pop. In Mandolin For Dummies, accomplished composer, performer, and mandolin guru Don Julin breaks down the history and fundamentals of this versatile instrument, showing how you too can fret, pick, and strum with the best in the business. Packed with photos and diagrams to help you perfect your hand positioning, you’ll make your way through a plethora of mandolin-friendly musical styles and learn how to take good care of your instrument—paying it back for all the pleasure it brings to you and your friends. Buy the right mandolin for you Pick up key musical styles Play along with downloadable exercises Restring your instrument Whether this is your first instrument or you’re adding to your repertoire, this little number has everything you need to get the most out of your mandolin!


Managing Your Money Online For Dummies

Author by : Kathleen Sindell
Languange : en
Publisher by : For Dummies
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 84
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Description : Do you lay awake at night wondering how you’ll ever pay for the kids’ college or be able to retire? Do you toss and turn trying to figure out how to make ends meet? Managing Your Money Online For Dummies is your guide to making the most of online resources to make the most of your money. It’s a “get rich slow” scheme. Most of today’s millionaires don’t earn millions a year, didn’t inherit a bundle, and didn’t win the lottery. They simply spent less than they made and managed and invested the difference. You can join their ranks and sleep at night when you discover how to use Internet tools and resources to: Give yourself an online financial makeover Determine your net worth and devise your financial strategies Set up a budget and track your income and expenses Take advantage of online banking and bill-paying Find the best CD rates, online broker, and credit card for you Written by Kathleen Sindell, Author of Investing For Dummies, Managing Your Money Online For Dummies links you to priceless advice to help you: Calculate how much you need to save for retirement, how much mortgage you can afford, should you pay off debt, or are you adequately insured Handle overwhelming debt and correct errors on your credit report Comparison shop for a car (new or used), house and mortgage, insurance, and more Avoid the top 10 ways people waste money Save with online rebates, promotional discounts, coupons, special sales, or special offers Secure your data and protect your identify and your computer Do estate planning—now that you’ll have an estate Best of all, with you Managing Your Money Online For Dummies you won’t just save money and hassle, you’ll save time and manage your gradually accumulating riches at your convenience!


Pc Recording Studios For Dummies

Author by : Jeff Strong
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 45
Total Download : 349
File Size : 48,5 Mb
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Description : Here's how to make sound decisions about a desktop studio Get the lowdown on equipment, design your studio space, and setyour music free! If you've been dreaming of making music with your computer, wake upand get started! Musician Jeff Strong clears a path for you throughall the confusing options, helping you sort out hardware andsoftware choices, coax the sound you want from your equipment, workwith equalizers and processors, and start your creative juicesflowing! Discover how to * Choose the right system and install software * Optimize studio sound for recording and mixing * Understand audio interfaces, sound cards, and MIDI gear * Compare popular programs * Mix and master your tracks


Guitar For Beginners

Author by : Nicolas Carter
Languange : en
Publisher by : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 32
Total Download : 132
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Description : Guitar for Beginners - The Ultimate Guide to Learning Guitar and Mastering Guitar Basics Do you want to be able to play your favorite songs on guitar? Do you perhaps think that you're not musical or lacking talent? Do you want to be able to play for your family and friends and/or perform in front of an audience? Do you want to become more creative and intelligent? Do you want to become a better version of yourself by learning to play guitar? Is your dream to learn to play guitar? If so, you're at the right place. ** This is an amazing value 100+ page book with images, diagrams and tabs. Don't miss out on the chance to get it today in physical form for only $9.99 ** Learning guitar can be broken down into four stages 1. Learning about: How guitars work How to choose and buy the best first guitar Essential guitar accessories Guitar parts Ideal mindset for learning guitar and failing to quit! 2. Learning the very basic music theory and how it applies on guitar, and practical aspects of getting started on guitar Learning about the note circle Guitar tuning and where it comes from Names of the open strings How to find notes on guitar How to read tabs and chord boxes How to hold a pick and correct body posture... 3. Learning how to play the basic chords on guitar. 3 main types of chords Learning the basic Major, Minor and Dominant chords How to play more advanced barre chords How to build up the necessary finger strength and finger stretching capabilities in order to play all these chords How to master the chord changes 4. Developing your rhythm skills Understanding the time signature Learning how to strum a guitar Playing chords with strumming patterns Playing with a metronome This book covers all that and much more! The book takes you step-by-step in a fun and easy to follow way, from beginning to mastering the basics on guitar and being able to play many songs. You will learn 17 basic chords that will get you started and keep you busy for awhile, and you'll get some of the best exercises to build up your finger strength and work on your finger stretching abilities in order to be able to play guitar chords. Learning guitar chords obviously isn't enough. If you want to play songs you'll have to learn how to strum them too and keep the rhythm going. That's why the last stage is all about strumming and developing some of your rhythm skills. You will learn about the timing and how to keep the beat. This is the secret to really sounding good on guitar. Having amazing rhythm skills will make a difference from sounding mediocre to sounding like a professional guitar player. Let's start exploring the beauty of guitar together... ** Get this book now for only $9.99 **


Bluegrass Banjo For Dummies

Author by : Bill Evans
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 85
Total Download : 983
File Size : 51,7 Mb
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Description : Start pickin' like a pro with this great guide to bluegrass banjo! Bluegrass Banjo For Dummies is the definitive guide to mastering the most popular banjo-playing skills and techniques. If you've always wanted to strum and pick a five-string, but never knew where to start — or if you'd like to polish your bluegrass licks — this book provides the instruction you'll need to take your playing to a new level. The accompanying online video and audio instruction helps drive home the key points, and makes for a great interactive experience to brush up on your roll patterns, picking, hammer-ons, pull-offs, and a whole lot more! Bluegrass is taking the music scene by storm all over again and permeating other genres, including rock, pop, folk, and country music. With this widespread popularity, and the introduction of bluegrass into university music programs, the time to brush up on these newly-popular, old-school techniques is now. Join such famous acts as Mumford and Sons, the Avett Brothers, Alan Jackson, and Bela Fleck by adding bluegrass banjo to your repertoire Use online video and audio instruction to truly hone your technique and style Expand your abilities in other genres with techniques that cross over into other styles Get to know roll patterns and start picking, hammering-on, and pulling-off with aplomb For the aspiring bluegrass banjo player, Bluegrass Banjo For Dummies is the definitive resource to picking like a pro!


Caribbean For Dummies

Author by : Darwin Porter
Languange : en
Publisher by : For Dummies
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 75
Total Download : 580
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Description : From Jamaica to Puerto Rico to Barbados, the Caribbean offers a whole world of beautiful destinations. Wherever you go, this is the only guide you need to plan the perfect island getaway with: Full coverage of all the islands, from Aruba to the U.S. Virgin Islands Ten delicious Caribbean dishes to try A run-down of the best beaches anywhere in the Caribbean The best diving, snorkeling, and other outdoor activities Like every For Dummies travel guide, Caribbean For Dummies, Third Edition includes: Down-to-earth trip-planning advice What you shouldn’t miss—and what you can skip The best hotels and restaurants for every budget Handy Post-it Flags to mark your favorite pages


Guitar Scales For Beginners

Author by : Guitar Head
Languange : en
Publisher by : Independently Published
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 44
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File Size : 48,8 Mb
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Description : Break Through the Boxes and Get Soloing! Master Your Very First Guitar Scale and Change the Course of Your Musical Journey! Scales! The single most quoted technique of any successful musician! Yet many of us just can't make sense of these patterns! Your Most Frustrating Guitar Lesson! I vividly remember the frustration I went through while learning scales. "What patterns should I learn? Do I just learn all the patterns? How do I make music out of these patterns? How do I connect these patterns? Do I need to learn the theory? Are the patterns useful? WHAT THE HELL ARE THESE SCALES?" While learning scales can be a creative breakthrough for any guitarist, all of us can agree that it can be a pain in all the wrong places! Yet we need to scale this monstrous mountain to experience the view on the other side. Is there a solution to this? Let Me Help! While I was not lucky enough to learn the scales without going through the frustration, I have created a method to remove the frustration and teach you to solo and create music in a step by step manner. With the right guidance, anyone, just ANYONE can learn guitar scales and become the guitarist of their dreams. But such guidance is hard to come by! But you, my friend, have just struck gold! Your search ends here! Through this book, I intend to solve the problem every guitarist has to go through - mastering guitar scales! The Secret Method! Why is this method a secret, you ask? Well, I created it, no one else knows! So.... Isn't that a secret? Jokes aside, in this book, I teach you one scale - just one scale! But I teach you the way and method to learn every other scale you find in the future! I teach you the secret method to mastering scales as you start your journey to map out the fretboard. Create A Fretboard Map Wouldn't it be nice if you had a mental map of what notes to play on the fretboard to create good music? In this book, I give you all the tools you require to make sense of the boxes and help you stitch them together to make a colorful map of notes on the fretboard which you can navigate elegantly to create the music of your dreams! A Quick Summary of What You'll Find Inside: A good mix of theory and simplicity! The secret method to mastering your very first scale and every other scale thereafter Tips to help you create your very own fretboard map Simplified theory on how scales are formed and how they work Exercises to get you playing immediately Tons of lick ideas to put the theory to practice Audio tracks for the licks and backing tracks for you to jam along And a lot more..... If you are struggling to make sense of scales and want to learn it in the easiest possible way. I don't see why you would skip this book. Scroll Up Click the Buy Now Button to Grab Your Copy Today! Let's Make Some Music and Get You Soloing!


Guitar For Dummies

Author by : Mark Phillips
Languange : en
Publisher by : For Dummies
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 35
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File Size : 41,6 Mb
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Description : Let’s face it – in the music world, guitars set the standard for cool. Since the 1950s, many of the greatest performers in rock ‘n’ roll, blues, and country have played the guitar. Playing electric guitar can put you out in front of a band, where you’re free to roam, sing, and make eye contact with your adoring fans. Playing acoustic guitar can make you the star of the vacation campfire sing-along or allow you to serenade that special someone. And playing any kind of guitar can bring out the music in your soul and become a valued lifetime hobby. Guitar For Dummies delivers everything the beginning to intermediate guitarist needs. The information has been carefully crafted so that you can find exactly what you want to know about the guitar. This clearly written guide is for anyone who wants to know how to Strum basic chords and simple melodies Expand your range with advanced techniques Play melodies without reading music Choose the right guitar Tune, change strings, and make simple repairs Figure out how to play anything from simple chord progressions to smokin’ blues licks. Guitar For Dummies also covers the following topics and more: Hand position and posture Basic major and minor chords Adding spice with basic 7th chords and barre chords Playing melodies in position and in double-stops Different styles including rock, blues, folk, and classical Buying a guitar and accessories Taking care of your guitar Guitar For Dummies also contains a play-along audio CD that contains all 97 songs and exercises from the book. Whether you’re contemplating a career as a heavy metal superstar or you just want to strum a few folk songs for your friends, this friendly book-and-CD package makes it easy to pick up the guitar and start playing. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.


Pro Tools All In One Desk Reference For Dummies

Author by : Jeff Strong
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 22
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File Size : 42,5 Mb
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Description : When you add Pro Tools to your home recording studio, you have the software used to create hit records. Throw in Pro Tools All-In-One Desk Reference For Dummies, Second Edition and you get the insight you need to capture your sounds, edit your tracks, create a mix, and master your songs for the world to hear. Add a generous helping of your own talent and you have the perfect recipe for music stardom. This fantastic eight-books-in-one package introduces you to Pro Tools audio- and MIDI-recording software and clues you in on basic multitrack recording techniques. You'll get wise to Pro Tools' many features and functions and find out how top recording studios use them to create the biggest hits on the planet. This do-it-now handbook also gets you up to speed on the essential audio-engineering skills you need to make ultra-high-quality recordings. Discover how to: Navigate the Pro Tools windows and menus Save hours of experimenting and spend more time recording Master microphone placement and other home recording basics Edit errors out of your tracks Equalize (EQ) tracks and add effects Work with midi instruments Blend your sounds into a stunning final mix Assemble and release an album Don't spend big bucks and many months taking classes in audio engineering and Pro Tools. Get eight quick-reference guides for one great price with Pro Tools All-In-One Desk Reference For Dummies, Second Edition and start recording your breakthrough album right away!