+20 Free Music Books [PDF]
In our desire to continue to provide a window for reading, we have created a list of free books in which we discuss everything concerning such a vast and well-known subject as music. All the books we have collected for you are in PDF format, for your greater benefit.
What we know as music, like any artistic manifestation, is a cultural outcome that has diverse objectives, among which we can mention causing an aesthetic experience in the listener, expressing emotions, feelings, thoughts, circumstances or ideas. Likewise, it has included among its purposes a therapeutic function of great importance through music therapy.
On the other hand, music is also an important factor in the cognitive development of the human being. In addition, it helps with language acquisition, mathematical logical thinking, psychomotor development, learning non-native languages, interpersonal relationships, and strengthening emotional intelligence among others. Thanks to all this, it is considered that music should be part of any current public education plan, and should be recognized as a mandatory or essential subject in basic education.
In this opportunity we have selected more than 20 books about Music in PDF format, so you can have access to all the information related to the subject.
On the other hand, we have included books in Spanish and Portuguese, so that you have the opportunity to enjoy reading in any of these languages.
It is also important to note that all the books that make up our selection are in the public domain or have been released for free distribution.
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Here we present our complete selection of Music books:
#2. Understanding Basic Music Theory author Catherin Schmidt | Source: OpenStax CNX
#3. Music Theory author Andy Schmitz | Source: Lardbucket.org
#4. Music Notation and Theory for Intelligent Beginner author Jono Kornfeld | Source: Jkornfeld.net
#5. Basic Music Theory author Corcoran High School | Source: Corcoran High School
#6. Basic Music Theory for Adult Beginner Level Piano Players author Lawrence Martin | Source: Lakeside Press
#7. Music Theory author Cadets Canada | Source: 121 Red Arrows Squadron Guelph, Ontario
#8. Music Theory for Musicians and Normal People author Tobyrush.com | Source: Tobyrush.com
#9. A Practical Guide to Musical Composition author Alan Belkin | Source: Alan Belkin Music
#10. How to Read Music author Leon Harrell | Source: Squarespace
#11. Music Theory Study Guide for Prospective Music Students author Dr. Richard Byrd | Source: Eastern Kentucky University
#12. Music Theory Fundamentals author John Ellinger | Source: Carleton College
#14. Practical Music Theory for Guitar Players author Dale Cotton | Source: Daystar Visions
#15. Keyboard Handbook author Andersonstown Traditional & Contemporary Music School | Source: Andersonstown Traditional & Contemporary Music School
Music books for Primary School:
#16. Music Arts Education Teacher Guidelines author The Stationery Office Government of Ireland | Source: CurriculumOnline.ie
#17. A Little Class Music: A practical guide for non-specialist primary teachers author Angela Jaap | Source: University of Glasgow
Music Therapy Books:
#18. Music Therapy: An Overview author PRO-ED Inc. | Source: PRO-ED Inc.
Music Books for children:
#19. Guitar lesson plans author Little kids rock | Source: Little kids rock
#20. Winning Woodwinds! Beginning Band Method Book Supplement for: Flute author Catrina Tangchittsumran-Stumpf | Source: Bandworld
#21. Simple Instructions and Songs for Bamboo Flute author Rod & Ginger Baird | Source: Squarespace
#22. Teaching Music Theory to Young Children author The Fun Music Company | Source: Funmusiccoimages
Classical Music books:
#23. History of Classical Music author St. Benedict’s High School
| Source: St. Benedict’s High School
#24. Historical periods, musical styles, and principal genres in western music author Potsdam Estate University of New York
| Source: SUNY Potsdam
#25. Music of the Classical Period 1750 – 1825 author Forest Hills High School
| Source: Forest Hills High School
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