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1 Angeloni, Armand >> Dance Style Melodies for Improvisation : Based on Jazz, Contemporary and World Music Dance Style Rhythms
Plymouth, Mich: Armand Angeloni; 2000 Softcover Near Fine 
112 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, black plastic comb binding, 112 pages numbered to 86, 86 modern tunes (no lyrics) arranged by author as dance music, each one labeled as to which style of dance, such as alley cat, Cajun, choro, Cuban bolera, funk, gospel, Motown, paso doble, ragtime, shuffle, swing and more. Includes appendixes on claves, drum set notation, basic drum patterns. ; 'This book was designed with the creative literate musician in mind. When music students learn that Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and Chopin were capable of improvising over the dance rhythm melodies of their day they see the connection to current jazz and contemporary musicians.' ; Covers show faint thumb creases. No other defects. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Bailey, Eben H. >> Bailey's School Songs and Music Reader : A New Singing Book for Schools, Containing a Complete Course of Elementary Instruction, and a Large Collection of Exercises, Songs, Duetts, Trios and Quartettes . . . (1880)
Boston: White, Smith & Company; 1880 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
222 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Pr ice just reduced. Dark brown cloth over spine, green lettered boards, about 50 pages of music theory, numerous scales and exercises, about 150 songs. Printed on rag paper, light foxing here and there. ; Complete subtitle: 'A New Singing Book for Schools, Containing a Complete Course of Elementary Instruction, and a Large Collection of Exercises, Songs, Duetts, Trios and Quartettes, Adapted to the Use of Primary, Intermediate, Grammar and High Schools, Singing Classes, and the Home Circle'. ; Heavily worn. Boards chipped and soiled but readable. Owner name (Burt Clough, Marine City) penned on front endpaper, another (Miss L. C. Smith, Marine City) on title page, in very faded ink. Rear page partly missing, affecting final two songs. No interior marks. Binding intact. Quite scarce. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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3 Mazur, Boleslaw W. >> Colloquial Polish : A Complete Language Course
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul; 1986 0710090307 / 9780710090300 Second Printing Softcover Very Good+ 
270 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; White softcover, 270 pages, vocabulary, pronunciation guide, a few b/w illustrations, 20 complete lessons suitable for self study. ; Copyright 1983. This is 2nd printing, 1986. 'This comprehensive introduction to everyday Polish is designed for people meeting the language for the first time'. ; A touch of shelfwear only. Pages a bit yellowed from age. No other defects. ; Colloquial Series 
Price: 13.00 USD
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4 Rabbin Schenkel >> Ye Little Olde Picture Album
N. Y. : Rabbin-Schenkel; 1943 Softcover Near Fine 
32 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Softcover. White wire spiral binding, brown covers, 32 pages printed one side only, with humorous b/w cartoons, but the faces missing, and small die-cut holes where the faces should be. ; Instruction sheet laid in, as issued, states: 'Mount your own appropriate snapshot directly behind cut-out opening in comic illustration. That is all.' This is an actual book from 1943, not a flimsy overpriced reprint. ; Book shows only a touch of sunning to edges. Otherwise appears unused. Scarce. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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5 Santerre, Joe >> Slap Bass Lines : Berklee Press Workshop, Book and CD
Boston: Berklee Press Publications; 2001 0634021443 / 9780634021442 Softcover Near Fine 
72 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall softcover, [xiv] + 53 + 5 pages, tips on standard music theory and tab notation, eight lessons, three scale exercises, tons of musical examples in both standard and tab. CD included in unopened pocket. ; Co-published by Berklee Press and Hal Leonard Corporation. ; Only a touch of wear. CD is pristine and unused. ; Workshop Series 
Price: 9.00 USD
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6 Seatter, Elizabeth, with Enola Minnis and Annabel S. Wallace >> Romp in Rhythm : For Classroom Use in Kindergartens and the Primary Grades
Cincinnati, Ohio: Willis Music Company; 1944 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by George and Doris Hauman 
47 pages; 4to (11") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, dark red cloth over spine, pink boards, 8 simple stories for little ones, with 32 original pieces of incidental piano music, some also with lyrics. Line art throughout. ; Willis Music Co 6131. Sub-subtitle: 'Interpretive Stories and Original Piano Pieces to Familiarize Young Children with all the Simple Rhythms.' ; Owner name in old ink on front endpaper. Exterior worn, cloth frayed at ends of spine. Interior clean, binding tight. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Shakespeare, William >> Art of Singing, The, Part 3 : Based on the Principles of the Old Italian Singing Masters, and Dealing with Breath Control and Production of the Voice, Together with Exercises
Boston: Oliver Ditson Company; 1909 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
62 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Part 3 only (of 3 parts). Tall hardcover, black cloth over spine, pale gray boards, 62 pages numbered 140 to 201, dozens of vocal exercises, two complete arias with tunes, lyrics in Italian and English, and full piano. ; Topics include: Hints on phrasing. Vocalization. Consonants. Vowels. Dipthongs. Rhythms. Scales. More. ; Covers sunned and lightly edgeworn. Old owner name label on front. Interior clean, binding tight. ; Art of Singing Series; Vol. 3 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Sister Cecilia, Sister John Joseph, Sister Rose Margaret >> We Sing of Our Land : We Sing and Praise, Book 7, Music Series for Catholic Schools
Front Royal, Va: Seton Press; 2000 Reprint Softcover Very Good+ Illustrated by Beatrice Darwin 
111 pages; 4to (10") 26 cm; Stiff tan illustrated covers, glossary, indes of basic musical signs and symbols, b/w illustrations throughout, about 90 songs with lyrics, tunes in standard notation, many also with guitar chords or harmony lines, plus about 10 songs in Latin in old Gregorian chant notation, with instructions. Folklore songs, composed songs, religious songs. ; Copyright Boston: Ginn & Company, 1955, 1960. This reprint edition published by Seton Press, 2000. ; One very small ding to lower front cover, otherwise book shows almost no wear. Appears unread. ; We Sing and Praise Series; Vol. 7 
Price: 9.00 USD
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9 Sister Cecilia, Sister John Joseph, Sister Rose Margaret >> We Sing of Our World, Revised : We Sing and Praise, Book 8, Music Series for Catholic Schools
Front Royal, Va: Seton Press; 2000 Revised Edition Softcover Near Fine Illustrated by Beatrice Darwin 
204 pages; 4to (10") 26 cm; Softcover, stiff tan illustrated covers, glossary, indes of basic musical signs and symbols, b/w illustrations throughout, about 200 songs with lyrics, tunes in standard notation, many also with guitar chords or harmony lines. Folklore songs, composed songs, religious songs. ; Copyright Boston: Ginn & Company, 1955, 1967. This reprint edition published by Seton Press, 2000. ; Book shows almost no wear. Appears unread. ; We Sing and Praise Series; Vol. 8 
Price: 9.00 USD
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10 Smith, Eleanor >> First Book in Vocal Music, a : Wherein the Study of Musical Structure is Presented
N. Y. : Silver Burdett & Company; 1901 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
144 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Hardcover, brown cloth and boards, 144 pages, index, glossary, over 100 complete songs with lyrics and tunes, some also with full piano. Also includes a few vocal exercises for music theory and sight reading practice. ; Copyright 1898. This edition 1901. Stated f*rst in series but mentions a preceding primer. ; Complete subtitle: 'Wherein the Study of Musical Structure is Presented through the Consideration of Complete Melodic Forms and Practice Based on Exercises Related to Them.' ; Visibly worn but intact. Ink spot on one page and its facing page, not affecting any text. No other marks. Overall in much better condition than the usual antique elementary music book. ; Modern Music Series; Vol. 1 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Warren, Jean >> Piggyback Songs : New Songs Sung to the Tune of Childhood Favorites
Everett, Wash: Warren Publishing House; 1983 0911019014 / 9780911019018 Second Printing Softcover Very Good Illustrated by Marion Hopping Ekberg 
62 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Softcover, red and yellow covers, 62 pages, index, cheerful line drawings throughout, 110 songs for children, with lyrics and guitar chords, some also with motions, some with blank places to put in child's name or other improvised words. Tunes indicated. No music. Includes contributor names. ; Chords by Barbara Robinson. Sub-subtitle: 'Compiled from Songs Contributed to the Totline Newsletter.' ; Owner name inked out on front cover. A few songs have pencil marks, places to clap, etc Light shelfwear. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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