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The Brass Instrument Owner's Handbook

Michael J Pagliaro · Rowman & Littlefield
Pages: 211
Format: Print book

The Brass Instrument Owner's Handbook is the second in a series of musical instrument owner's handbooks. Following the structure of The String Instrument Owner's Handbook (2015) , this book provides professionals, musicians, teachers, students, and individuals interested in brass...
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Culturally Responsive Teaching in Music Education: From Understanding to Application

Vicki R. Lind · Routledge
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

Culturally Responsive Teaching in Music Education presents teaching methods that are responsive to how different culturally specific knowledge bases impact learning. It is a pedagogy that recognizes the importance of including students' cultural references in all aspects of learning....
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Mark Bradford: Tomorrow is Another Day

KATY SIEGEL · Hatje Cantz
Pages: 200
Format: Paperback

America's representative at the 2017 Venice Biennale, Bradford has radically renewed abstract artMark Bradford's exhibition for the US Pavilion at the 2017 Venice Biennale, titled Tomorrow Is Another Day, is born out of the artist's longtime commitment to the inherently social...
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Exit Art: Unfinished Memories: 30 Years of Exit Art

Papo Colo · Steidl
Pages: 456
Format: Hardcover

Exit Art is an intimate portrait of an institution that from 1982 to 2012 challenged social, political, aesthetic and curatorial norms. Committed to experimenting at the intersection of disciplines, publications and design, the gallery Exit Art remained steadfast in its mission to provide...
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Why You Love Music: From Mozart to Metallica--The Emotional Power of Beautiful Sounds

John Powell · Little
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

A delightful journey through the psychology and science of music, WHY YOU LOVE MUSIC is the perfect book for anyone who loves a tune.Music plays a hugely important role in our emotional, intellectual, and even physical lives. It impacts the ways we work, relax, behave, and feel. It can make...
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Powering Places: Land Art Generator Initiative, Santa Monica

Robert Ferry · Prestel
Pages: 239
Format: Hardcover

This book explores the possibilities of reimagining the Santa Monica Pier as an interactive public artwork that generates clean electricity and drinking water. Visit the historic Santa Monica Pier at low tide and across the water you'll see the eroded remnants of a decades-old breakwater...
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The Complete Zaha Hadid

Zaha Hadid · Thames & Hudson Ltd.
Pages: 288
Format: Book

Zaha Hadid is one of the most innovative and celebrated architects working today. Born in Iraq, raised in London, and recipient of the Pritzker Architecture Prize, Hadid has transformed our experience of space and architecture. This comprehensive, updated monograph of more than two hundred...
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Yves Klein: In/Out Studio

Yves Klein · D.A.P./Verlag Kettler
Pages: 303
Format: Hardcover

With rare and unpublished color photographs, this is the new essential Yves Klein overviewThis major new Yves Klein overview shows how Klein transformed his life into a myth that blurred the boundary between art and biography. It includes around 300 unearthed archival photographs--many...
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Blondie's Parallel Lines

Kembrew McLeod · Bloomsbury Academic
Pages: 154
Format: Print book

Blondie's ParallelLines mixed punk, disco and radio-friendly FM rock with nostalgic influencesfrom 1960s pop and girl group hits. This 1978 album kept one foot plantedfirmly in the past while remaining quite forward-looking, an impulse that canbe heard in its electronic dance music...
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2017 California-Pacific Triennial: Building as Ever

Cassandra Coblentz · Prestel
Pages: 141
Format: Paperback

This book extends the conversation at OMCA's 2017 Cal-Pac Triennial by featuring the artwork of 25 innovative artists working in California and the Pacific Rim. Featuring the work of 25 artists from diverse backgrounds, this triennial addresses the topic of architecture and permanence...
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The Travellers

Chris Killip · Verlag Kettler
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

An objective exploration of an often-maligned community that exists on the fringes of societyIn Ireland, around 25,000 people still live in temporary settlements in the style of itinerant workers, far removed from the amenities of Western civilization. Moving from place to place in mobile...
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Heaven Was Detroit: From Jazz to Hip-Hop and Beyond

M. L. Liebler · Painted Turtle Book
Pages: 504
Format: Print book

Heaven Was Detroit: From Jazz to Hip Hop and Beyond is the first of its kind to capture the full spectrum of Detroit popular music from the early 1900s to the twenty-first century. Readers will find in this unique and stimulating anthology new essays, and a few classics, by widely known...
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Futurist Painting Sculpture

Umberto Boccioni · Getty Research Institute
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

Futurist Painting Sculpture (Plastic Dynamism) , a truly radical book by Umberto Boccioni (1882-1916) , claimed a central position in artistic debates of the 1910s and 1920s, exerting a powerful influence on the Italian Futurist movement as well as on the entire European historical avant-garde,...
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Food in Vogue

VOGUE. · Abrams
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Food in Vogue collects the most elegant, mouthwatering food photography and finest food writing from one of the most respected magazines in the world. Including original essays by leading food writer and longtime Vogue food critic Jeffrey Steingarten, the book features previously published...
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