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Covering everything from musical history to learning how to play the guitar; DK’s music books will teach you how to tell your chords from your trebles. Whether you are a budding musician or a musical expert, there is always more to learn in the world of music. With Idiot’s Guides to Playing Guitar and Playing Piano you will be shown step-by-step how to become a music maestro. While DK’s Music: The Definitive Visual History you can discover a visually stunning history of music, taking you from prehistoric music to present day musical genres charting musical revolutions from bone flutes to electronica and jazz to hip-hop. No matter what your musical taste from the history of music to musical theory, DK’s music books hit the right note.

Covering everything from musical history to learning how to play the guitar; DK’s music books will teach you how to tell your chords from your trebles. Whether you are a budding musician or a musical expert, there is always more to learn in the world of music. With Idiot’s Guides to Playing Guitar and Playing Piano you will be shown step-by-step how to become a music maestro. While DK’s Music: The Definitive Visual History you can discover a visually stunning history of music, taking you from prehistoric music to present day musical genres charting musical revolutions from bone flutes to electronica and jazz to hip-hop. No matter what your musical taste from the history of music to musical theory, DK’s music books hit the right note.

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  • Musicals

    Format:Hardback  

    From The Phantom of the Opera and The Sound of Music to Les Misérables, Musicals: The Definitive Illustrated Story brings the world's best-loved productions to life.The complete history of the musical is covered; from its earliest origins in dance halls and vaudeville, Read more

    £25.00
  • Grateful Dead

    Format:Paperback  

    The Grateful Dead were a group like no other. At once, pioneers of the West Coast sound, a genre-breaking good-time band, reluctant figureheads for a generation and an American institution, they inspired hippies, Hell's Angels, beat poets and politicians. Now Read more

    £19.99
  • Music

    Format:Hardback  

    The story of music from prehistory to the present day Classical or rock, everyone has their favourite musical style, but how did your top choice come about? Why did jazz go Latin, or blues influence rock? Find out in Music, a visual history of the most unifying art Read more

    Also available in eBook
    £25.00
  • The Complete Classical Music Guide

    Format:Hardback  

    Lose yourself in the fascinating story of classical music in The Complete Classical Music Guide. Full of beautiful colour photographs, over 300 inspiring composer biographies, analyses of major classical works and information on every genre, style and form, instrument Read more

    Also available in eBook
    £16.99
  • How to Play Guitar Step by Step

    Format:Hardback  

    Check out a video clip from the How to Play Guitar Step by Step DVD below: From developing your skills as a performer to learning chord sequences and choosing the right kit, How To Play Guitar Step By Step is the ultimate self-improvement guide for all aspiring Read more

    £16.99
  • The Complete Idiot's Guide To Playing The...

    Format:Book and CD  

    Master playing the harmonica with this easy-to-follow guide The Complete Idiot's Guide To Playing The Harmonica is the perfect starting point for any harmonica enthusiast. If you have ever wanted to just pick up a harmonica and start riffing, this is the book for Read more

    £12.99
  • Eyewitness Companions: Classical Music

    Format:Paperback  

    The guide that shows you what others only tell you. Explore and enjoy 1,000 years of classical music with this unique collaboration from DK and Classic FM. From Beethoven to Tchaikovsky, Cosi Fan Tutte to Swan Lake, discover the lives and works of the great Read more

    £16.99
  • The New Complete Guitarist

    Format:Paperback  

    This new edition of Richard Chapman's million-selling classic takes you from the simplest chords and tunes to more complex techniques and advanced improvisation. Whether you're a fan of rock, pop, jazz, blues, classical, folk, country or flamenco, this practical book Read more

    £14.99
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