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The Chaka Khan Songbook compiles some of Chaka’s most influential drawn from her 40-year, 22-album career, including “Ain’t Nobody,”  “I Feel for You,”  “I’m Every Woman,” “Love Me Still,” “Once You Get Started,” “Stay,” “Sweet Thing,” “Tell Me Something Good,” “Through the Fire,” “What Cha’ Gonna Do for Me?” and “You Got the Love.” The Chaka Khan Songbook will be available for $19.99 each at music retailer stores and online retailers.

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The new Hal Leonard sheets with online audio feature arrangements for piano and voice with guitar chord frames; the melody is presented in the right hand of the piano part as well as in the vocal line. These titles also include access to online recordings of professional backing tracks so musicians can play along with a band. The tracks are for download and/or streaming, and are accessed at online via a unique code printed on the sheet. Street: $3.99.

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This chart is printed on 8 1/2 x 11- 16-point recycled card stock in full Color with plastic UV coating on both sides and is drilled for 3 ring notebooks. It is also bar coded for retail scanners and was made in the U.S.A. On one side are ukulele chord diagrams to learn or review the most used ukulele chords and on the other side is the ukulele fretboard filled in to the 15th fret - with the names of each note and lots more - all on one chart with no pages to turn. The first four chord diagrams in all 12 keys start with the major, major 7th, minor and the minor 7th and from there throughout the chart are additional chords in various keys, which are color coded for natural, sharp and flat.

Read more: Dr. Duck’s Practical Ukulele Chord and Fretboard Chart

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These titles begin the new Classical Guitar Masterworks series. Each book in the series that features a celebrated composer also includes information on the composer in context of music history, useful for interpreting the music and perfect for program notes. 
Beethoven: Selected Works Transcribed for Guitar is a collection of 18 famous Beethoven pieces. Included are arrangements such as the theme to the second movement of Symphony No. 7, “Ode to Joy” and “Rage Over a Lost Penny.” Mozart: Selected Works Transcribed for Guitar includes 14 arrangements of the most famous Mozart pieces.

Read more: Alfred Music Classical Guitar Masterworks Series

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Alan Parsons’ Art & Science of Sound Recording is a complete rewrite and reappraisal of the award-winning video series. Parsons takes his approach to sound recording to the next level with technical background information detailed diagrams, and in-depth discussion on each of the twenty-four topics, from “A Brief History of Recording “ to the now-classic “Dealing with Disasters.”

Read more: Alan Parsons’ Art & Science of Sound Recording

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Written as a tribute to the composer’s parents, this Grade 2 original for horn features an expressive melody that’s expanded through a series of simple variations marked by rallentandos. A piano interlude after the opening thematic statement allows adequate resting time for young performers.

Read more: "Elegy" by Gary Gazlay from Kendor Music

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This new book is designed for serious musicians as a strategic, step-by-step guide to producing a fully customized, low budget plan to market their music at a time when new technologies make it possible to attract attention independently and leverage their own careers. Written in a conversational tone with samples, examples, expert Q&A, and graphics,

Read more: 'Music Marketing for the DIY Musician' from Hal Leonard

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Nineteen sixty-four saw The Beatles debut on The Ed Sullivan Show, Lyndon B. Johnson win a landslide re-election, and Colin Bailey release Bass Drum Control. This book has become a perennial favorite, helping countless drummers develop their bass drum technique and increase their flexibility through the mastery of exercises. Hal Leonard Corporation is proud to reissue Bass Drum Control – one of its consistent bestsellers for decades – in a special 50th anniversary edition. Deemed one of the “25 Greatest Drum Books of All Time” by Modern Drummer, the book is the bible on the subject.

Read more: 'Bass Drum Control' from HLC Celebrates 50 Years with Aniv. Edition

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Meredith Music's new Intermediate Studies for Developing Artists on the Flute, Intermediate Studies for Developing Artists on the Oboe and Intermediate Studies for Developing Artists on the Bassoon (by Shelley Jagow) cover all styles appropriate to intermediate methods for woodwinds. They include music from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Twentieth Century eras while representing more than a dozen countries.

Read more: Intermediate Studies for Developing Artists for Woodwinds from Meredith Music

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The new Carl Fischer Music 2014-0215 String Orchestra features 35 new titles, including a variety of music for all levels featuring some of the best known names in string orchestra writing, such as Alan Lee Silva, Keiko Yamada, Sean O'Loughlin, Joseph Compello, Doris Gazda, Matt Turner, George Sweet, Bill Calhoun, Yukiko Nishimura, Kevin Mixon, Deborah Baker Monday, David Hinds, and Larry Clark, along with new composer James Meredith.

Read more: Carl Fischer 2014-2015 String Orchestra Catalog

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