ERIC Number: ED389667
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Hit Me with Music: How To Start, Manage, Record, and Perform with Your Own Rock Band.
This book provides practical information for students and young musicians interested in beginning a band. Although the book focuses on the rock band, the information could be adapted for application to any type of musical group. The book includes advice and insights from well-known, respected musical performers. The chapters are: (1) "Join Together: Finding Players"; (2) "Reflections and Shadows: Cover and Original Music"; (3) "Bring the Noise: The P.A."; (4) "Practice, Practice, Practice: Rehearsal"; (5) "Playing Around: Gigs and Promotion"; (6) "Studio Madness: The Recording Experience"; (7) "Player Beware: Dangers in the Music World"; and (8) "Hit Me with Music" (Conclusion). Notes and an index conclude the book. (MM)
Descriptors: Audio Equipment, Bands (Music), Elementary Secondary Education, Music, Musicians, Performance, Production Techniques, Rock Music
The Millbrook Press, 2 Old New Milford Road, Brookfield, CT 06804.
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Community; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Entertainers; Music Industry; Organizing Strategies; Promotional Strategies; Recording Industry; Recording Studios