Theory, Composition & Performance

Music students will inevitably study Theory, Composition & Performance, and in doing so need to obtain Theory, Composition & Performance textbooks. But students of Theory, Composition & Performance often spend far too much money every semester purchasing Theory, Composition & Performance textbooks. Theory, Composition & Performance books can be very expensive when you buy new textbooks, while a rented textbook can be half the price or less. For example, a rental copy of either Hotel California: Singer-Songwriters and Cocaine Cowboys in the La Canyons, 1967-1976, Music!: Its Role and Importance in Our Lives, or The Shaping of Musical Elements, Volume 2 can be 75% less than what you might pay in a college bookstore.

Textbook rentals are easy (and even cheaper than buying used textbooks! And there are a number of ways to find the rentals themselves. If you wanted to rent Girls Will Be Boys: Women Report on Rock, the best way would be to find the ISBN number (in this case, ISBN9780007177059) from your Theory, Composition & Performance class guide and search for it on Whether you’re studying Appreciation, Conducting, or any other subject within Theory, Composition & Performance, renting textbooks is the way to go.