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Published: 24 October 2008

192 Pages | 69 halftones

6 1/8 X 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195367393

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The Young Musician's Survival Guide

Tips from Teens and Pros

Second Edition

Amy Nathan

  • This accessible book helps young people cope with the difficulties involved in learning a new instrument and remaining dedicated to playing and practicing
  • Teens from renowned music programs offering practical answers to questions from what instrument to play to where the musical road may lead.
  • Sources include students from schools such as the Juilliard School's Pre-College Program and Boston University's Tanglewood Institute and pro musicians such as Wynton Marsalis, Paula Robison, and James Galway.