|aLearn to speak music : |b[a guide to creating, performing, & promoting your songs] / |cwritten by John Crossingham ; design & illustrations by Jeff Kulak
|aToronto, Ont : |bOwlkids Books, |cc2009
|a96 p. : |bcol. ill. ; |c24 x 26 cm.
|aA guide to help young readers learn music by revealing every nook and cranny of how it's made. Rather than just a guide to instruments and theory, it explores every aspect of the pop music world, from songwriting and artwork to promotion and setting up a practice space Special features include: insider's advice on choosing and buying an instrument, finding the right bandmates, setting up gigs, overcoming stage fright, emulating high-priced studio techniques at home, and much more Also featured is a guide to shooting a music video from MTVA-nominated director Christopher Mills
|aSubtitle from cover
|aPopular music--Vocational guidance--Juvenile literature
|aPopular music--Writing and publishing--Juvenile literature