‘Nota Bene’ Offers a Simple Explanation of Music Notation

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Author K. S. Khoury covers the basic knowledge required to interpret music notation in new guidebook that is first of a series

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I wanted to share musical knowledge with those who might find it challenging,” Khoury writes. “A simple introduction to music notation can be studied by adults and children alike.

In her helpful new guidebook “Nota Bene: Music notation explained simply” (published by AuthorHouse), author K. S. Khoury breaks down the basics of music notation simply and effectively.

Featuring full-color illustrations, “Nota Bene” addresses the building blocks of music notation in just under 40 pages. Khoury covers a variety of topics, including staffs, keys, spacing and octaves.

An excerpt from “Nota Bene”:

“STILL IN THE KEY OF G!

WHEN YOU COUNT THE NOTES
INCLUDING MIDDLE C UP TO AND INCLUDING
THE C IN SPACE 3, YOU’VE GONE AN OCTAVE UP.

IF YOU COUNT DOWN FROM THE C IN SPACE 3 TO MIDDLE C,
YOU’VE GONE DOWN AN OCTAVE”

“I wanted to share musical knowledge with those who might find it challenging,” Khoury writes. “A simple introduction to music notation can be studied by adults and children alike.”

“Nota Bene”
By K. S. Khoury
Softcover | 8.5 x 8.5 in | 36 pages | ISBN 9781481782111
E-Book | 20 pages | ISBN 9781481782128
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
K. S. Khoury has long been a creative spirit, writing poetry from the tender age of 6. She then took piano and music lessons, and was very interested in music composition and theory. Feeling compelled to share with the world what she knows about music and music notation, she wrote this simple, succinct book in the hopes that it might help children and adults alike to understand the very basics of an interesting and stimulating subject.

AuthorHouse, an Author Solutions, Inc. self-publishing imprint, is a leading provider of book publishing, marketing, and bookselling services for authors around the globe and offers the industry’s only suite of Hollywood book-to-film services. Committed to providing the highest level of customer service, AuthorHouse assigns each author personal publishing and marketing consultants who provide guidance throughout the process. Headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana, AuthorHouse celebrated 15 years of service to authors in Sept. 2011. For more information or to publish a book visit authorhouse.com or call 1-888-519-5121. For the latest, follow @authorhouse on Twitter.

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