How Music Really Works: The Essential Handbook For Songwriters, Performers, And Music Students ( Updated & Revised Second Edition )
Now in its 2nd edition, How Music REALLY Works!: The Essential
Handbook for Songwriters, Performers, and Music Students, is the
classic "how-to" manual for anyone interested in playing, singing, or writing
emotionally powerful music.
The book focuses on specific techniques a player, vocalist, or songwriter
can use to seize the attention of listeners and move them emotional
every time I would read a page I would find myself reading some stupid political propaganda, lies about music and artists, and complete misconceptions about modern art
My favorite quote from the book so far was: "artists who don't aspire to create classics are hacks".
Another favorite: "if you were to remove all the popular music genres still going strong today that did not originate with African American and Jewish songwriters and performers, what would be left? S ...more