Music Business For Dummies

Music Business For Dummies


  • Author : Loren Weisman
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-06-17
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119049463


Music Business For Dummies Book Description :

Start your music career off right with this fun guide to the music industry Music Business For Dummies explains the ins and outs of the music industry for artists and business people just starting out. You'll learn how file-sharing, streaming, and iTunes have transformed the industry, and how to navigate your way through the new distribution models to capitalize on your work. It all begins with the right team, and this practical guide explains who you need to have on your side as you begin to grow and get more exposure. Coverage includes rehearsing, performing, recording, publishing, copyrights, royalties, and much more, giving you the information you need to start your career off smart. Music industry success has never been easy to achieve, and rece...

Home Recording For Musicians For Dummies

Home Recording For Musicians For Dummies


  • Author : Jeff Strong
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2005-07-29
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0471759252


Home Recording For Musicians For Dummies Book Description :

Build a home studio to fit any budget Explore equipment and techniques for making top-notch recordings at home You've picked a perfect time to start recording! From PC-based to studio-in-a-box, today's equipment lets you put together a professional quality CD right at home, if you know how to use it. This guide covers everything from microphone placement to multitracking and mastering, helping you choose the right tools and use them like a pro. Discover how to: Create a studio around your budget Direct signal flow to maximize your sound Apply the best microphone techniques Use compressors and limiters properly Build a space for optimum mixing...

All You Need to Know About the Music Business
Score: 4.5
From 7 Ratings

All You Need to Know About the Music Business


  • Author : Donald S. Passman
  • Publisher : RosettaBooks
  • Release Date : 2011-05-18
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0795309775


All You Need to Know About the Music Business Book Description :

No one understands the music industry--from the technology, to the legalities, to the new industry practices--better than veteran music lawyer Donald Passman. In this completely revised and updated seventh edition of All You Need To Know About the Music Business, which the Los Angeles Times called “the industry bible” and which has sold hundreds of thousands of copies, Passman offers executives and artists, experts and novices alike the essential information they need not only to survive in these volatile and exciting times, but also to thrive. Drawing on his unique, up-to-the-minute experience as one of the most trusted advisors in the business, Passman offers advice concerning: - The Copyright Royalty Board’s latest decisions regarding online...

Small Business For Dummies

Small Business For Dummies


  • Author : Eric Tyson
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-03-03
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118051887


Small Business For Dummies Book Description :

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Violin For Dummies
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Violin For Dummies


  • Author : Katharine Rapoport
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-08-26
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0470677139


Violin For Dummies Book Description :

Take a bow and start playing tunes with this friendly guide! Whether you're an aspiring classical musician or you just want to fiddle around, Violin For Dummies will have you making music in not time. This interactive book-and-CD-ROM package makes it easy with step-by-step instruction on everything from simple tunes to show-stopping techniques. With coverage of musical styles including classical, country, and jazz, this is the ultimate guide to the violin. Discover how to: * Choose the right violin and accessories * Develop correct violin and bow hold * Understand the language of music * Play classical, country, gypsy, and jazz * Tune, change strings, and perform simple maintenance Get Smart @www.dummies.com * Find listings of all our books * Choose ...

Business Valuation For Dummies

Business Valuation For Dummies


  • Author : Lisa Holton
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-04-22
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0470523387


Business Valuation For Dummies Book Description :

Business Valuation For Dummies is filled with expert guidance that business owners, managers at all levels, investors, and students can use when determining the value of a business. It contains a solid framework for valuation, including advice on analyzing historical performance, evaluating assets and income value, understanding a company's financial statements, estimating the cost of capital, business valuation models, and how to apply those models to different types of businesses....

Classical Music For Dummies
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

Classical Music For Dummies


  • Author : David Pogue
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-06-25
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119049746


Classical Music For Dummies Book Description :

Haydn, Tchaikovsky, and Brahms, oh, my! The beginner's guide toclassical music Classical Music For Dummies is a friendly, funny,easy-to-understand guide to composers, instruments, orchestras,concerts, recordings, and more. Classical music is widelyconsidered one of the pinnacles of human achievement, and thisinformative guide will shows you just how beautiful and rewardingit can be. You'll learn how Bach is different from Beethoven, howMozart is different still, and why not all "classical" music isactually Classical if it's really Baroque or Romantic. You'll beintroduced to the composers and their work, and discover thegroundbreaking pieces that shake the world every time they'replayed. Begin building your classical music library with theessential re...

The The Artist s Guide to Success in the Music Business
Score: 5
From 3 Ratings

The The Artist s Guide to Success in the Music Business


  • Author : Loren Weisman
  • Publisher : Greenleaf Book Group
  • Release Date : 2013-11-13
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781608325795


The The Artist s Guide to Success in the Music Business Book Description :

The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business, 2nd Edition, is a detailed analysis of the subjects that all musicians should understand and apply to pursue a successful and sustainable career in music today. Full of practical advice, this music industry book provides comprehensive details on how to achieve self-empowerment and optimize your success in today’s music business. From production and performance tips to marketing and career-building advice, this music business book instructs and empowers artists on how to take the hard-earned lessons of a fellow musician and put them to work in their own careers. Take your music from passion to profession From promotion and performance tips to marketing and career-building advice, Loren Weisman s...

Starting an Online Business For Dummies

Starting an Online Business For Dummies


  • Author : Greg Holden
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-06-15
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0470640995


Starting an Online Business For Dummies Book Description :

The nuts-and-bolts for building your own online business and making it succeed Is there a fortune in your future? Start your own online business and see what happens. Whether you're adding an online component to your current bricks-and-mortar or hoping to strike it rich with your own online startup, the sixth edition of this popular and practical guide can help. Find out how to identify a market need, handle promotion, choose Web hosting services, set up strong security, pop up prominently in search engine rankings, and more. The book explores the hottest business phenomenon today—social media marketing—with full coverage of Twitter, Facebook, blogs, and other technologies that are now firmly part of the online business landscape. Dives into all ...