2012 Songwriter's Market

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Writer's Digest Books, Nov 4, 2011 - Music - 368 pages
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The key to building a dream career, this text provides songwriters of every kind of music, from rock and hip-hop to classical and country, with all the essential information they need to build and maintain a successful life in songwriting.
 

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i love this Songwriters Market book it found me Pianopress.com and Kidtunes that published my two songs "my horse of course" and "teeter totter" and i was on the cd with my old friend Pete Seeger and his banjo "it really isnt garbage"on kidtunes 2002 [ascap] I've used songwriters market for many years;
im shopping my songs overseas[because they still take cassettes]and lately to Markers Mark Gold in philadelphia,pa.Paul Hopkins[they still take tapes]; thank god for songwriters market they rock;
Rex Shirley Foutch [ascap] p.s. [i sent Makers Mark Gold 4 songs yesterday;]
 

Contents

From the Editor
1
Getting Started
2
Music Biz Basics
25
Articles Interviews
39
Managing Your Work
99
Markets
117
Resources
256
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About the author (2011)

Gail E. Haley is a young but prolific author and illustrator. She has fourteen books to her credit, in addition to illustrating her husband's syndicated newspaper column, "Parents and Children." Miss Haley is the mother of two children -- Marguerite, age tow, and another born shortly after she completed this book.

The idea for this book came to Miss Haley as a result of living in the Caribbean. There she found stories in which tigers and leopards appeared. These, happily, are not part of the Caribbean fauna. And so she traced the origins of these stories back to their sources in Africa. She studied African folklore and culture in preparation for writing and illustrating this book, and to capture the flavor of the languages, the people, their customs and life styles.

The woodcuts that illustrate this book were cut and printed by Miss Haley in her own print shop. She lives and works in New York with her family, surrounded by a large collection of early children's books, toys and games, cut outs and dolls, going back to the seventeenth century.

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