Basic Jazz Conception for Saxophone Vol 2 (Volume 2) by Lennie Niehaus

By Lennie Niehaus

One of many world's preferred jazz etude books; well known as the etudes are hip and enjoyable to play. extremely popular between lecturers! Designed for sax yet compatible for all tools. This quantity, a continuation of Vol. 1, includes 12 effortless point workouts and 10 etudes. Like quantity 1, it encompasses a CD with a rythm part enjoying every one etude in 3 keys, so Eb, Bb, and C tools can play with a tune of their key (so they might not need to transpose from the book).

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Firsts: Origins of Everyday Things That Changed the World by Wilson Casey

By Wilson Casey

For an individual who ever desired to recognize the background of the chocolate chip cookie, earmuffs, and sunlight Savings...

Firsts-history in the course of the milestones of human achievement-are enjoyable. And Wilson Casey, trivialities specialist, has accumulated over 500 firsts in approximately each significant class of tradition: from style to meals, politics to technology, leisure to artwork to architec­ture. every one "first" is an entire clarification of the subject handy, written in a funny but authoritative sort. It contains:

•The precise historical past of the golfing tee

•How a blind guy got here up with cruise keep an eye on

•The delusion in the back of the origins of the Caesar salad

•Why and the way the 1st dieter dieted

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Jazz Conception for Saxophone Duets by Lennie Niehaus

By Lennie Niehaus

One of many world's hottest jazz duet books. Designed for sax, yet compatible for many treble clef tools. very hot with lecturers as the Duets are hip and enjoyable to play! Please be aware: duets are written for two Eb saxes or 2BB (not certainly one of each). every one tune at the CD is recorded in 2 keys to facilitate 2 altos or 2 tenors.

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The Blair Witch Project by Peter Turner

By Peter Turner

Few motion pictures have had the impact and impression of The Blair Witch venture (1999). Its arrival was once a horror cinema palette cleaner after a decade of serial killers and postmodern intertextuality, a naked bones 'found pictures' pattern setter. during this Devil's recommend, Peter Turner tells the tale of the movie from his notion and creation then offers a special research of the recommendations used, their attract audiences and the topics that helped make the movie such a world hit, together with the pionerring net marketing.

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How I Escaped My Certain Fate: The Life and Deaths of a by Stewart Lee

By Stewart Lee

Event the way it feels to be the topic of a blasphemy prosecution! discover why 'wool' is a humorous be aware! See how jokes paintings, their internal mechanisms published, prior to your astonished face! In 2001, after over a decade within the enterprise, Stewart Lee hand over stand-up, dissatisfied and tired, and went off to direct a loss-making opera approximately Jerry Springer. "How I Escaped My definite destiny" information his go back to concert, and the adventure that took him from an early retirement to his place because the such a lot seriously acclaimed stand-up in Britain. here's Stewart Lee's personal account of his impressive comeback, informed via transcripts of the 3 mythical full-length exhibits that sealed his attractiveness. Astonishingly frank and special in-depth notes display the muse and internal workings of his act. With exceptional entry to a number one comedian's inventive technique, this ebook let us know simply what it was once wish to write those indicates, enhance the functionality and take them on travel. "How I Escaped My convinced destiny" is every little thing now we have come to count on from Stewart Lee: fiercely clever, unsparingly sincere and extremely humorous.

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Nordic Exposures: Scandinavian Identities in Classical by Arne Lunde

By Arne Lunde

Nordic Exposures explores how Scandinavian whiteness and ethnicity functioned in classical Hollywood cinema among and through the 2 global wars. Scandinavian identities may seem mutable and developed at moments, whereas at different instances they have been deployed as representatives of a necessary, organic, and traditional class. As Northern eu Protestants, Scandinavian immigrants and emigres assimilated into the mainstream rights and advantages of white American identification with relatively few boundaries or hindrances. but Arne Lunde demonstrates that faraway from easily manifesting a normative unmarked whiteness, Scandinavianness in mass-immigration the US and in Hollywood cinema of the 20 th century might be hyperwhite, provisionally off-white, or no longer even white at all.

Lunde investigates key silent motion pictures, comparable to Technicolor's The Viking (1928), Victor Sjostrom's He Who will get Slapped (1924), and Mauritz Stiller's resort Imperial (1927). The crises of Scandinavian overseas voice and the talkie revolution are explored in Greta Garbo's first sound movie, Anna Christie (1930). the writer additionally examines Warner Oland's lengthy profession of Asian racial masquerade (most famously as chinese language detective Charlie Chan), in addition to Hollywood's and 3rd Reich Cinema's conflict over assimilating the Nordic lady famous person within the personae of Garbo, Sonja Henie, Ingrid Bergman, Kristina Soderbaum, and Zarah Leander.

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The Know-It-All's Guide to Life: How to Climb Mount Everest, by John T. Walbaum

By John T. Walbaum

With wit and brevity this e-book comprises worthy recommendation on own finance, well-being, activities, commute, vehicles, careers, and nutrients. for instance, in exactly six pages you are going to how one can negotiate with a contractor. think of the various different evidence dropped at gentle within the Know-it-all's advisor to lifestyles: o consuming chocolate sooner than bedtime can disrupt your sleep. o forty percentage of totaled automobiles are mounted up and resold to unsuspecting dealers. o you could gather a real British identify of the Aristocracy for as low as $5,000. o by way of writing only one letter, you could put off lots of the direct mail you obtain. o you could drop some weight via chewing sugarless gum. o you must personal a minimum of 20 varied shares to have a well-diversified portfolio. o you'll enhance your remember for those who skim written fabric first, then learn it via thoroughly. o Mashed potatoes and gravy are a more fit quick foodstuff selection than french fries. even if you're a do-it-yourselfer or simply intellectually curious, this ebook is the final word advisor to trendy lifestyles.

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Intermediate Jazz Conception for SAXOPHONE (20 Jazz by Lennie Niehaus

By Lennie Niehaus

One of many world's most well-liked jazz etude books; renowned as the etudes are hip and enjoyable to play. highly regarded between academics! Designed for sax yet compatible for all tools. This quantity includes 20 intermediate point routines and 25 etudes. incorporates a play alongside CD appropriate for Alto Sax (other tools must transpose to take advantage of the CD).

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