YAV - Books (by Christopher Yavelow)

Books by Yavelow

Here are brief descriptions and other information about nine books I've authored or co-authored. Thumbnail scans of their covers are also provided and these are about 12k each so figure you are about to download at total 108k (if this matters to you then you might want to disable the loading of graphics now). Click here to send me feedback (Christopher@yav.com).

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Macworld Music & Sound Bible

1992 - IDG Books Worldwide
1450 Pages - ISBN: 1-878058-18-5
Foreword by Herbie Hancock
Winner: "Best Advanced How-To Book" 8th Annual Computer Press Awards
Computer Press Association

Music & Sound Bible (Japanese Edition)

1993 - Fusosha
1395 Pages - ISBN: 4-594-01192-6
Marketed with Macintosh MIDI & Music Video Bible (BMG Victor) in which Robert Moog interviews Yavelow

A Player's Reference Guide - Kurzweil 250

1986 - Kurzweil Music Systems
442 Pages - KMS P/N: 91005901
Operator's manual for a high-end digital music workstation: the Kurzweil 250


Multimedia Power Tools

Book with CD-ROM
1993 - Random House
640 Pages - ISBN: 0-679-79118-3
Chapters on Producing Sound and Sound Tools
CD-ROM music score and interactive CD-ROM tutorial on music composition with QuickTime and animations

Mastering the World of QuickTime

Editor: Jerry Borrell
1993 - Random House
218 Pages - IBSN: 0-67 & Sound, QuickTime Storage Considerations (approximately 40% of the book)

Virtual Playhouse for Macintosh

Book with CD-ROM
Editor: Jonathan Price
1994 - Hayden Books
785 Pages - ISBN: 1-56830-078-6
Book: Sound and MIDI Section
CD-ROM: Sound/MIDI section

Contributing Author

Making Music With Your Computer

Editor: David Trubitt
1993 - EMBooks
(Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation)
128 Pages - ISBN: 0-7935-1990-X
Chapter on Music Notation Software

The Music Machine

Editor: Curtis Roads
1989 - MIT Press
725 Pages - IBSN: 0-262-18131-2
Chapter: Music and Microprocessors: MIDI and the State of the Art

Research Into Musical Generative Ability

Authors: Mária Sági, Iván Vitányi 1978 - Institute for Culture, Budapest
149 Pages - PN: 78086
Introduction by Yavelow
Editing of English Translation

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