Medford, OR (PRWEB) August 15, 2008
Musician's Friend, the world's largest direct marketer of music gear, has expanded its categories and offers new ways to shop for music books and videos. The company has segmented their books and media department allowing customers to easily find music teaching and learning tools in eight categories: Learn to Play, Learn Pro Audio, Tablature, Sheet Music, Reference, Classroom & Kids, Music Recordings and "En español" (In Spanish -- a section of Spanish-only and bilingual books).
In the Learn to Play section, shoppers will find a library of acclaimed music instructional material on everything from fundamental techniques on musical instruments such as guitar, bass, percussion, and piano to play-along CDs to help polish their performance, singing, and songwriting skills. Visit the Learn Pro Audio section for a wealth of CD-ROMs, DVDs, or books about home recording, pro recording, live sound setups, mixing and mastering, and making the most of your music software.
In the Tab section, customers will find books for guitar, bass, banjo, mandolin, ukulele and other musical instruments. The selection of over 1,000 tablature books includes complete album folios from numerous popular bands such as Seether's Karma and Effect Guitar Tab Book. In the Sheet Music section, Musician's Friend offers more than 1,150 sheet music books so musicians can find scores, songbooks, vocal music, wedding and seasonal music from such leading publishers as Alfred, Cherry Lane, and Hal Leonard. The Reference section offers resources for life-long music appreciation such as music theory books, practices and exercises, video documentaries, biographies, books on music careers, and music history. Teachers will be happy to see the Classroom & Kids section packed with music teaching tools and music education books, videos, and software that make learning to play music a rewarding experience for music students of all ages.
In the Music Recordings section, shoppers will find a selection of essential classical music, pop, rock, and jazz as well as karaoke CDs with all the best karaoke hits. Finally, in the new "En español" section, MF's bilingual customers can find instructional books--some in Spanish and some in Spanish and English--on specialized subjects relating to Hispanic music, such as how to play Mariachi guitar or songbooks containing famous Latin American song hits.
About Musician's Friend:
Musician's Friend, Incorporated is the world's largest direct marketer of music gear and musical instruments. Its assortment of more than 58,000 products including guitars, bass guitars, pro audio, keyboards, live sound and recording equipment, and drums and percussion is marketed through its print catalogs and websites, including musiciansfriend.com. Along with the widest assortment of musical equipment and instruments possible, the Musician's Friend website also offers informative musician's resources including in-depth buying guides, tech tips, hands-on gear reviews, tech articles from highly respected music industry professionals, interviews with well-known artists and over 135,000 product reviews and ratings. Located in Medford, Oregon with warehousing in Kansas City, Missouri, and a call center in Salt Lake City, Utah, Musician's Friend can be contacted at 1-800-776-5173, or by visiting http://www.musiciansfriend.com