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Essential Grooves: for Writing, Performing, and Producing Contemporary Music
Story Name
Essential Grooves: for Writing, Performing, and Producing Contemporary Music
Author
Dan Moretti, Matthew Nicholl, Oscar Stagnaro
Printing House
Sher Music Co.
Call Number
781.36 .M67 2010

The book presents 41 different grooves covering all the important styles that have influenced contemporary music, each performed by live players Soul, Motown, Funk, Rock, Hip Hop, Jazz, Brazilian music, Afro-Cuban styles, Reggae and more. Contains scores, text, and stereo mixes of the musical examples, as well as multi-track audio files of each example. Users of this book will acquire the vocabulary and gain a deep understanding of each style through the historical background provided.