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Alfred Music Publishing, the world leader in educational print music publishing since 1922,  was one of just a few companies out of the 1,500 that exhibited to receive a  “Best In Show” award at the 2012 Winter NAMM show last week, attended by over 95,000 people. The award, presented by Music Inc. magazine, honors the extensive Alfred’s Teach Yourself Pro Audio instructional series, featuring self-instruction book and DVD titles for learning programs including Pro Tools LE, GarageBand, Logic Pro/Express, Studio One, Sonar, and Cubase, along with a book for learning the art of mixing.

Choices for the Best in Show awards were selected as the hottest finds on the NAMM show floor by a panel of industry retailers. Alfred’s Teach Yourself Pro Audio series was selected within the “Best Accessory or Add-On” category. This award follows in a the long tradition of accolades Alfred has received for its continued success in educational music publishing, and is among the most recent achievements the company has received in its 90 years of helping people learn, teach, and play music.

In addition to its own world-class Pro Audio educational titles, Alfred also distributes some of the world’s most popular and respected pro audio brands, including Course Technology PTR, Secrets of the Pros, TASCAM, and BBE Sound, to name a few.

Alfred’s Teach Yourself Pro Tools LE, Alfred’s Teach Yourself GarageBand, Alfred’s Teach Yourself Logic Pro/Express, Alfred’s Teach Yourself Studio One, Version 2.0, Alfred’s Teach Yourself Sonar, Alfred’s Teach Yourself Cubase, Alfred’s Teach Yourself Mixing, and a plethora of other highly respected best-selling pro audio titles are available at your local retailer or through the Drummer Cafe.

Alfred's Teach Yourself Pro Audio - 'Best In Show' NAMM 2012

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