Books continue to be an incredibly popular way to grow your skills as a music professional. They enable you to learn at your own pace, and to take your learning with you wherever you go. There is another reason books remain so popular even when there is so much information at our fingertips on the internet. Between email, texting, and social media, we are constantly looking at screens. Books are a great way to give your eyes a break from all that. Plus, they never run out of battery power in the middle of a chapter. We offer instructional book titles on an incredibly wide range of topics from the top publishers in music education products.
Ready to learn all there is to know about the art of making music? Expand your knowledge of instruments like guitar and keyboards, or techniques like looping and sampling. Shape your sounds into real compositions with books on songwriting and arranging. Read up on how to dial in your live sound. We even carry supplemental tools and reference materials like books of blank tablature and staff as well as laminated chord charts for a ton of different instruments. From the practice room to the stage, we have an expansive selection of books to take your music to the next level.
If the fascinating universe of capturing music and forming it into a finished product is your aim, you are in the right place. Check out our titles on recording, mixing, producing and mastering music for mass production. You'll be a pro at mic placement and tweaking all of the tools in your signal chain in no time. In addition to theory and technique, we have great books to help you go deep into industry standard software such as Pro Tools, Logic. These are the texts of sonic alchemy that teach you how to use piles of electronics, software, and your own creativity to build a musical product that you can play back and sell.
We also carry a great selection of biographies and interesting slices of music history. There is a lot to be learned by reading about the people who've successfully built careers in the music business. No matter where you are in your musical education and evolution, we have books to take you to the next stage.
With so many incredible books, you'll have reading material to keep you busy for years! Looking for information on something specific? Give us a call and let us know what you're interested in. Whether it's expanding your knowledge of your instrument, learning some new studio techniques, researching music history or anything in between, our Sales Engineers are happy to recommend great titles for whatever you want to learn. We're here to support whatever direction your musical education take you.
Sweetwater's Sales Engineers are regarded as the most experienced and knowledgeable professionals in the music industry, with extensive music backgrounds and intense training on the latest products and technologies. They are available to offer you personalized product advice any time you need it.