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Stickers

Stickers are easy to install.  Follow these directions for a sticker application that will look great for years. 1 Clean the area where you want to put the sticker.  Isoproply alcohol is best. 2.  Peel the clear transfer paper with the design away from the opaque backing paper. Sometimes the design will stick to the opaque backing paper: If this happens, use a soft straight edge, such as the side of a credit card to help the design stick to the clear transfer paper as shown below: Align the sticker to where you want it on the card and then...

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Tonal Preludes of R. Evan Copley, an overview

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Tonal Preludes of R. Evan Copley, an overview

The Tonal preludes are excellent performance and teaching pieces.  Of intermediate technical difficulty, they are suitable for teaching rubato and pedaling technique. Tonal Prelude #1 is suitable for studying parallel 6ths and 3rds, and for teaching 2 against 3.  It is a great pedagogical piece for developing the technique of finger inter- pedpendence.  Below is a portion of this prelude. Suitable for studying intervals of 6ths and 3rds, Tonal Prelude #3 is ingeniously composed by gracefully exchanging melody from treble to bass.  It is valuable literature to teach dynamics to bring out the melodic voice. More details about Tonal Preludes...

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Applying your sign - Five easy steps

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When you purchase your sign we will also send you a teflon squeegee to help in the installation.  In addition to this you will need a small bottle of isopropyl alchohol and clean cloth to prepare the window, a pair of scissors and some masking tape. Step 1 Clean the window where the sign will go with  isopropyl alcohol. Recommended by the vinyl manufacturer, it really cleans the surface and dries very rapidly to allow for an immediate application of the sign.  If you choose to use another cleaner, please let it thoroughly dry. Step 2 Place the sign how...

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Apparel sizes and care

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How to measure; Styles; T-Shirt Care Picking the right size Tee:The most accurate method to size your shirt is to lay flat one of your tee-shirts which fits you well and match those measurements to those found in our shirt style sizing tables below. Our experience is that the 6 oz. Tees and the American Apparel Men's Tees fit like any store bought tee. The Deluxe (4.3 oz.) shirts, because of style and cut tend to run just a bit towards the small side. This includes the Women's Missy and Junior Tees, the men's V-neck and the Women's American Apparel...

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Some ideas about sound and music

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This is our first article of many about music, music theory and music philosophy.  We hope you will find them helpful.   These can also be found on our sister web page,  TNTMusicBox.com   In addition to more interactive versions of many of these articles (both written and planned) there is more detailed information about our music including examples of much of our offering. On the freebies page of that site there are some useful tools for your studio.  This includes over 200 folk tunes as lead sheets in downloadable  pdf format with melody and chords, usually in several keys.    Sound...

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