Lessons

~ Celebrating 3 years in Avondale Estates Tudor Village ~
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STAFF PAPER (BLANK) - PDF

QUIZZES + GAMES
• ABRSM mobile apps
• 70+ Sight Reading
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Symbols + Vocabulary
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Tuning Up Sudoku
• Moderato Sudoku
• Rigoroso Sudoku
• Virtuoso Sudoku

MIDI FILES - Bach to Vivaldi

FINGERING CHARTS
• Accordion (diatonic)
• Alto Saxophone

FREE SHEET MUSIC
• 300+ famous Jazz trumpet solos + artist bios
 100s of Celtic songs
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100s of Rock drum chart
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371,000+ scores at IMSLP
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2,000+ LilyPond scores at MUTOPIA

From our guitar series: the 12th fret and harmonics explained!

The beginning of wisdom is silence. The second step is listening.
— Anonymous
Success is a journey not a destination; stop running.
— Anonymous
What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only consequence is what we do.
— John Ruskin
Sucess is that old ABC - ability, breaks, and courage.
— Charles Luckman
Success is not the result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.
— Mileah Davis
Change is not made without inconvenience, even from worse to better.
— Richard Hooker
Mistakes are part of the dues that one pays for a full life.
— Sophia Loren
The difference between failure and success is doing a thing nearly right and doing a thing exactly right.
— Edward R. Simmons
I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure which is: Try to please everybody.
— Herbert Bayard Swope
We don’t have to wait for some grand utopian future. The future is an infinite succession of presents, and to live now as we think human beings should live, in defiance of all that is bad around us, is itself a marvelous victory.
— Howard Zinn

Writings by composer John Cage ... selections from Silence and A Year From Monday

Artist Management & Booking

We are thrilled to represent the following artists:

  • New Dirt - Atlanta's hot new Blues quartet featuring Patrick Vining (International Blues Competition city winner), Colin Alvarez, Joel Edwards, and Art McNaughton.
  • Nick and The Grooves® - award-winning horn band led by guitarist / composer Nick Edelstein. Their modern Jazz-Rock EP, Adapter  features Grammy®-winner Mace Hibbard (Derek Trucks Band), Jimmy King (Bruno Mars), Will Scruggs (Cee-Lo, Natalie Cole), and Bill Smith (Band X).
  • Black Sheep Ensemble - in-demand street band from HIGH Museum soirées to major city lantern parades / festivals / marches; this is the band that plays your backyard wedding, your local Mardi Gras, and your N'awlins funeral; marching horn punk meets "Tim Burton circus"
  • Atlanta Brass Cats - 10-pc party band whose massive repertoire spans Stevie Wonder to Stevie Nicks to Santana to Bruno Mars and Justin Timberlake; acclaimed for their Chicago tributes which recently sold out The Velvet Note in record time
  • Nick Edelstein - an accomplished multi-instrumentalist and composer, Nick has performed thousands of concerts, tours, studio sessions, and musical theatre productions with notable acts. He recently led The Grooves to receive Shure's Give It Voice award (on vocals, guitar) and won AJMF's songwriting commission contest. Hear him play guitar this spring with Opera Carolina in I Dream; in The Grooves; and at Actors Express in The Color Purple.

 

Are you an artist seeking managerial or booking assistance? Contact us.

Publishing & Licensing

We currently publish and license the catalogs of Nick Edelstein, Nick and The Grooves®, Beverly G. Harris, and Judaic Mosaic™. This deep well includes cues, classical compositions, and radio-friendly songs spun at FM stations and retail across four continents.

We also curate The Moody Jews® band catalog, and can assist in securing licenses to their music (recorded and print).

This dance troupe, Shine Houten licensed "On The Run" as the backing track for their DAK 2013 performance video.

Need custom sound effects? No problem! We created everything heard on this record from scratch.

Have a film or TV project? Contact us for easy, hassle-free service.

We can handle any need, from 5-second commercials to scoring full-length feature films.

If our sound FX library doesn't have what you need, let us create custom samples! Check out the camera clicks, flash bulb pops, and "time warp" tones in "Steal Me."

Songwriting Studio

Our deluxe songwriting studio features everything you need to pen your next hit:

  • professional instruments on demand including:
    • Moog, Hammond, AKAI, Yamaha, Wurlitzer keys + E-mu rack
    • various ac/el guitars, bass guitars, mandolin, ukulele, percussion
    • Fender, Acorn, Ampeg, Behringer, Fishman amps + cabs (vintage + modern)
       
  • Pro Tools 12 with 40" HD display = track from a comfortable distance
     
  • Black Lion Audio, MOTU, Focusrite interfaces = capture your ideas in their purest
     
  • best-of-both-worlds location juxtaposes inspiring, rooftop "city view" - complete with distant CSX and MARTA flyover - against historic "main street USA" Avondale Estates; when it's time to feed your creativity, highly-acclaimed restaurants Rising Son and The Stratford are right downstairs
  • accessories (strings, sticks, picks, pedals, free WiFi, etc.)
     
  • smoke free and pet/allergy free