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by Mark Evan Bonds, Ph.d.

  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release : 2014-01-09
  • Pages : 560
  • ISBN : 9780205979172
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Hey! Listen to this

Hey! Listen to this
Stories to Read Aloud

by Jim Trelease

  • Publisher : Penguin Group USA
  • Release : 1992
  • Pages : 414
  • ISBN : 9780140146530
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A collection of fairy tales, folklore, and famous stories from around the world arranged for reading aloud.

Listen to This

Listen to This
A Book

by Alex Ross

  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release : 2010-09-28
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9781429977616
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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One of The Telegraph's Best Music Books 2011 Alex Ross's award-winning international bestseller, The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century, has become a contemporary classic, establishing Ross as one of our most popular and acclaimed cultural historians. Listen to This, which takes its title from a beloved 2004 essay in which Ross describes his late-blooming discovery of pop music, showcases the best of his writing from more than a decade at The New Yorker. These pieces, dedicated to classical and popular artists alike, are at once erudite and lively. In a previously unpublished essay, Ross brilliantly retells hundreds of years of music history—from Renaissance dances to Led Zeppelin—through a few iconic bass lines of celebration and lament. He vibrantly sketches canonical composers such as Schubert, Verdi, and Brahms; gives us in-depth interviews with modern pop masters such as Björk and Radiohead; and introduces us to music students at a Newark high school and indie-rock hipsters in Beijing. Whether his subject is Mozart or Bob Dylan, Ross shows how music expresses the full complexity of the human condition. Witty, passionate, and brimming with insight, Listen to This teaches us how to listen more closely.

Listen to This

Listen to This
Miles Davis and Bitches Brew

by Victor Svorinich

  • Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
  • Release : 2015-02-05
  • Pages : 176
  • ISBN : 1626743576
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Listen to This stands out as the first book exclusively dedicated to Davis’s watershed 1969 album, Bitches Brew. Victor Svorinich traces its incarnations and inspirations for ten-plus years before its release. The album arrived as the jazz scene waned beneath the rise of rock and roll and as Davis (1926–1991) faced large changes in social conditions affecting the African-American consciousness. This new climate served as a catalyst for an experiment that many considered a major departure. Davis’s new music projected rock and roll sensibilities, the experimental essence of 1960s’ counterculture, yet also harsh dissonances of African-American reality. Many listeners embraced it, while others misunderstood and rejected the concoction. Listen to This is not just the story of Bitches Brew. It reveals much of the legend of Miles Davis—his attitude and will, his grace under pressure, his bands, his relationship to the masses, his business and personal etiquette, and his response to extraordinary social conditions seemingly aligned to bring him down. Svorinich revisits the mystery and skepticism surrounding the album, and places it into both a historical and musical context using new interviews, original analysis, recently found recordings, unearthed session data sheets, memoranda, letters, musical transcriptions, scores, and a wealth of other material. Additionally, Listen to This encompasses a thorough examination of producer Teo Macero’s archives and Bitches Brew’s original session reels in order to provide the only complete day-to-day account of the sessions.

Listen to This

Listen to This
Developing an Ear for Expository

by Marcia S. Freeman

  • Publisher : Maupin House Publishing, Inc.
  • Release : 1997-06
  • Pages : 119
  • ISBN : 0929895193
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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"Help your students develop an aural sense of good expository writing. Read a short essay to your class, then teach the content of writing with the help of teaching notes and an expository primer. Includes twenty-one well-written writing samples for different grade levels. Included are newspaper and magazine articles, letters to the editor, poems, essays, and process descriptions. A wonderful enhancement to your writing process workshop. By the author of Building a Writing Community and Teaching the Youngest Writers."

Listen to the Birds

Listen to the Birds
A Book

by Marion Billet

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 2017-04
  • Pages : 14
  • ISBN : 9780857638656
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Free-flowing, humorous verses about birds and their different personalities and sound buttons bring the illustrations to life. Listen to the different birds sing their songs.

John Lennon

John Lennon
Listen to This Book

by John Blaney

  • Publisher : John Blaney
  • Release : 2005-06
  • Pages : 350
  • ISBN : 9780954452810
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Listen to the Pets

Listen to the Pets
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Listen to the
  • Release : 2016-09
  • Pages : 14
  • ISBN : 9780857637154
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Adults and children alike will be enchanted by these charming board books which are distinguished by the exceptional quality of the sounds that bring every picture to life. Aimed at the very young, the books have a button on every spread which triggers one of six sounds that each introduce a different pet.

Listen To The Blues

Listen To The Blues
A Book

by Bruce Cook

  • Publisher : Da Capo Press
  • Release : 1995-08-21
  • Pages : 265
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Listen to the Blues is an engrossing account into the making of America's fundamental music and the men and women who created it on riverboats, in whorehouses, at country dances, and in medicine shows. With guitars and the melancholic power of their voices these musicians developed a unique form of music that contributed to jazz and served as the roots of rock. Bruce Cook writes vividly about the music, explaining its origins and evolution, the conflicts among blues scholars, the hardship and danger that marked the lives of professional bluesmen. Based on original interviews, Listen to the Blues is filled with profiles of people like Leadbelly, Mance Lipscomb, Skip James, Bessie Smith, Big Bill Broonzy, Son House, Muddy Waters, and B.B. King. With new photos and a new discography, this book is an astute, outstanding introduction to the impact and spirit of the blues.

Take a Minute to Listen to This

Take a Minute to Listen to This
A Book

by Eugene Holmes

  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release : 2020-08-06
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1664122281
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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NOTATIONS THIS JOURNEY IS ABOUT MY EXPRESSIONS OF VERBIAGE MY FORAYS INTO DIFFERENT CYCLES OF LIFE AND LOVE THE ABSTRACT, THE PROVATIVE, THE EROTIC COME HITHER SO THAT I CAN WHISPER INCANTATIONS TO YOUR MENTAL, STAY TUNED FOR I HAVE SOMETHING TO SAY TO THE MASSES

Listen to the Carnival of the Animals

Listen to the Carnival of the Animals
A Book

by Camille Saint-Saëns

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 2020-10
  • Pages : 14
  • ISBN : 9781788008785
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Listen to the Heron's Words

Listen to the Heron's Words
Reimagining Gender and Kinship in North India

by Gloria Goodwin Raheja,Ann Grodzins Gold

  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 1994-04-29
  • Pages : 234
  • ISBN : 0520083717
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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In many South Asian oral traditions, herons are viewed as duplicitous and conniving. These traditions tend also to view women as fragmented identities, dangerously split between virtue and virtuosity, between loyalties to their own families and those of their husbands. In women's songs, however, symbolic herons speak, telling of alternative moral perspectives shaped by women. The heron's words—and women's expressive genres more generally—criticize pervasive North Indian ideologies of gender and kinship that place women in subordinate positions. By inviting readers to "listen to the heron's words," the authors convey this shift in moral perspective and suggest that these spoken truths are compelling and consequential for the women in North India. The songs and narratives bear witness to a provocative cultural dissonance embedded in women's speech. This book reveals the power of these critical commentaries and the fluid and permeable boundaries between spoken words and the lives of ordinary village women.

Study Guide for Wright's Listening to Music

Study Guide for Wright's Listening to Music
A Book

by Timothy James Roden

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 2000
  • Pages : 302
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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By Timothy Roden, Ohio Wesleyen. Includes chapter reviews, quizzes, and additional listening and reading assignments.

Listen to My Voice

Listen to My Voice
A Book

by Susanna Tamaro

  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 2008-12-02
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1407020129
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Marta is raised by her grandmother in her house in Trieste, a safe haven of stories, books and enchantment. She knows that her mother died when she was young, and she believes that her father is a Turkish prince. But, as she grows older and this fairy tale disintegrates, Marta feels only anger towards her grandmother for withholding information about her parents. When her grandmother dies, Marta is alone in the world. One day, in the dusty attic, she finds a box belonging to her mother which may help to uncover her own past. With clues found in her mother's journal and a worn photograph, Marta decides to track down her father, who she believes may still be alive. Feeling the need to escape her grandmother's house, which is populated by secrets, Marta embarks on a journey to Israel, seeking what is left of her mother's family in an attempt to make sense of where she came from. Written as a young woman's narrative addressed to the memory of her grandmother, Listen to My Voice is a poignant coming of age story, and a beautifully crafted meditation on the importance of history and belonging.

Listening to the Voice of God

Listening to the Voice of God
A Book

by Shirley Smith

  • Publisher : WestBow Press
  • Release : 2012-11
  • Pages : 70
  • ISBN : 1449774261
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Listening to the Voice of God is your invitation to take a break and claim precious treasure from the Word of God. Add faith, and the treasure will multiply in your heart and enrich your life. You’ll gather gems of wisdom. You’ll relive the move of God in ancient times, and witness him speaking today. Take your break with an open heart and mind. Shut out the world’s distractions. Claim your treasure from God’s boundless supply.

Listen to Me

Listen to Me
Shared Secrets from WriteGirl

by Keren Taylor

  • Publisher : Writegirl
  • Release : 2008
  • Pages : 299
  • ISBN : 9780974125169
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A collection of writings, including poems, fiction, scenes, songs, and essays, in which girls and women reveal their personal stories and secrets. Includes writing exercises to inspire readers.

The Rest is Noise

The Rest is Noise
Listening to the Twentieth Century

by Alex Ross

  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release : 2009
  • Pages : 695
  • ISBN : 1841154768
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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"Winner of the 2007 National Book Critics Circle ""Award for Criticism ""A "New York Times Book Review "Top Ten Book of the Year "Time "magazine Top Ten Nonfiction Book of 2007 "Newsweek" Favorite Books of 2007 ""A" Washington Post Book World "Best Book of 2007 " In this sweeping and dramatic narrative, Alex Ross, music critic for "The New Yorker," weaves together the histories of the twentieth century and its music, from Vienna before the First World War to Paris in the twenties; from Hitler's Germany and Stalin's Russia to downtown New York in the sixties and seventies up to the present. Taking readers into the labyrinth of modern style, Ross draws revelatory connections between the century's most influential composers and the wider culture. "The Rest Is Noise" is an astonishing history of the twentieth century as told through its music.

101 Artists to Listen to Before You Die

101 Artists to Listen to Before You Die
A Book

by Ricardo Cavolo

  • Publisher : Nobrow Press
  • Release : 2015
  • Pages : 232
  • ISBN : 9781910620007
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Tegneserie - graphic novel. Here is Ricardo Cavolo's diary - a personal diary, which follows the story of music

Listen to the Echoes

Listen to the Echoes
The Ray Bradbury Interviews

by Sam Weller

  • Publisher : Hat & Beard Press
  • Release : 2017-01-24
  • Pages : 266
  • ISBN : 9780996744799
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Acclaimed biographer and Bradbury scholar Sam Weller spent more than a decade interviewing the author Ray Bradbury, who himself admitted that "Sam Weller knows more about my life than I do." In Weller and Bradbury?s conversations, collected in 'Listen to the Echoes: The Ray Bradbury Interviews', a vivid portrait of Bradbury emerges: a creative genius, an opinionated and occasionally contrarian thinker, and a nostalgic futurist, longing for yesterday even as he looked forward. 'Listen to the Echoes: The Ray Bradbury Interviews' is the definitive collection of interviews with this American icon, illustrated with Sekizawa?s stunning color photographs (including previously unpublished images). Originally issued as a paperback in 2010 by Stop Smiling Books and Melville House Publishing, 'Listen to the Echoes' is now available in a full-color, larger-format edition with a new final chapter by Weller about Bradbury?s legacy since his death in 2012, and dozens of new photographs from the Bradbury archive.

Listen to This!.

Listen to This!.
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 1973
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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