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Jay Shaffer

Thanks to my coauthor, teacher, friend, and former employer, Gary Rosenzweig.

Bil Taylor for singing and playing on the demo tunes.

My parents—I'm totally sorry about the 1970s.

My brothers and sister: Jeff, Scott, and Karla.

The Little Sisters of No Mercy and Clan Kennedy.

The Ingenius alumni.

Steve Jobs for Macs and GarageBand.

The Fat Man, my unwitting mentor.

Brian Eno, for inspiration.

Gary Rosenzweig

Thanks to Jay Shaffer for letting me come along on this book project.

Very special thanks go to William Follett and to all the people I have had the pleasure of working with in the past.

Thanks to my family for their continuing lifetime of support: Jacqueline, Jerry, and Larry Rosenzweig; Rebecca Jacob; and Barbara and Richard Shifrin.

The most thanks go to my wife, Debby, for her never-ending love and support.

Thanks to the artists that have inspired me to love music over the years: The Beatles, Juliana Hatfield, Frank Sinatra, Ludwig Van Beethoven, Madonna, Liz Phair, Muddy Waters, Pink Floyd, The Donnas, Duran Duran, B.B. King, Led Zeppelin, Cyndi Lauper, Johann Sebastian Bach, Maganpop, Rush, Bobby Darin, The Who, Taj Mahal, Cowboy Junkies, Creedence Clearwater Revival, John Williams, Eric Clapton, Courtney Love, James Brown, John Lee Hooker, Jethro Tull, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Louis Armstrong, Joe Walsh, Tori Amos, and Neil Young.

From Both

To all the people at Que and MacAddict who helped put this book together: Acquisitions and Development Editor Laura Norman, Technical Editor Kris Fong (Senior Editor at MacAddict), Project Editor Tonya Simpson, Production Editor Megan Wade, Indexer Ken Johnson, Proofreader Wendy Ott, and Page Layout Technician Stacey Richwine-DeRome.

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