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Audio and Music Textbooks New textbooks for the 2019-2020 academic year

We are proud to present our Audio & Music textbook catalogue! Browse our selection of titles designed for the classroom and focusing on a wide range of key areas in these important and expanding fields.

Music Business

  • A History of the Symphony

    The Grand Genre, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey Langford

    A History of the Symphony: The Grand Genre identifies the underlying cultural factors that have shaped the symphony over the past three hundred years, presenting a unified view of the entire history of the genre. The text goes beyond discussions of individual composers and the stylistic evolution…

    Paperback – 2019-11-13
    Routledge

  • Artist Management for the Music Business

    4th Edition

    By Paul Allen

    Anyone managing an artist’s career needs to be well versed and have a savvy understanding of the moving parts of the music business. You’ll learn how and why those moving parts "move," as well as how to manage and navigate a music-based career. Artist Management for the Music Business gives you a…

    Paperback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge

  • The Music Producer’s Survival Guide

    Chaos, Creativity, and Career in Independent and Electronic Music, 2nd Edition

    By Brian M. Jackson

    A music-career book like no other, The Music Producer’s Survival Guide offers a wide-ranging, exploratory, yet refreshing down-to-earth take on living the life of the independent electronic music producer. If you are an intellectually curious musician/producer eager to make your mark in today’s…

    Paperback – 2018-03-19
    Routledge
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  • Understanding the Music Business

    Real World Insights, 2nd Edition

    By Richard Weissman

    In today’s fast-moving music industry, what does it take to build a life-long career? Now more than ever, all those working in music need to be aware of many aspects of the business, and take control of their own careers. Understanding the Music Business offers students a concise yet comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • The Musician's Business and Legal Guide

    5th Edition

    By Mark Halloran

    The Musician’s Business and Legal Guide provides vital information to help demystify the music business and the complex body of law that shapes it. This book answers such questions as how to protect name and copyright; what is and is not legal about sampling; what are the legal issues surrounding…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01
    Routledge

  • Introduction to the Music Industry

    An Entrepreneurial Approach, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Catherine Fitterman Radbill

    Introduction to the Music Industry: An Entrepreneurial Approach, Second Edition is an introductory textbook that offers a fresh perspective in one of the fastest-changing businesses in the world today. It engages students with creative problem-solving activities, collaborative projects and case…

    Paperback – 2016-09-08
    Routledge

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