Richard Miles/Dvorak - GIA Publications

If you teach young bands, you'll want this book!  A host of contributing writers give insightful suggestions on topics such as band goals and objectives, recruitment, selecting music based on targeted skills, and using technology to enhance your band program.  The teacher resource guide for 53 young band compositions includes background information on the composer and composition, technical and style considerations, a detailed musical analysis of the selection, and suggested listening and reading resources to enrich the musical experience.  The companion CD, recorded by the North Texas Wind Symphony, includes recordings of the selections in the book.

Full Song List
  • ARIOSO by DEL BORGO
  • AYRE AND DANCE by PEARSON
  • BARN DANCE SATURDAY NIGHT by LA PLANTE
  • CANTERBURY OVERTURE by MCGINTY
  • CELEBRATION FOR WINDS by EDMONDSON
  • CHANT AND CANON by O'REILLY
  • CHANT AND CELEBRATION by O'REILLY/FELDSTEIN
  • CHORALE PRELUDE by SMITH, C
  • CLOUDS by MCGINTY
  • CONCERT CONTRASTS by PALMER
  • AFRICAN FESTIVAL by HILLIARD/ELLEDGE/PEARSON
  • CONTREDANSE by CLARK
  • COUNTRY WILDFLOWERS by DAEHN
  • COURT FESTIVAL by BYRD/PEARSON
  • GLORIOSO by SMITH
  • HOTARU KOI by FAIRCHILD
  • HUNGARIAN FOLKROUND by GAROFALO/WHALEY
  • IMAGINARY SOUNDSCAPE #2 by DEL BORGO
  • IMPERIUM by SWEENEY
  • IN DULCI JUBILO by ZDECHLIK
  • JAPANESE FOLK TRILOGY by MCGINTY
  • AFRICAN FOLK TRILOGY by MCGINTY
  • JEANETTE ISABELLA by RYDEN
  • LA VOLTA by BYRD/FENSKE
  • LITURGICAL FANFARE by SMITH, R
  • MADRIGAL FOR BAND by WILBYE/MCGINTY
  • MINUTE ARACHNIDA by JORDAN
  • MODAL SONG AND DANCE by DEL BORGO
  • MUSIC FROM THE GREAT HALL by FENSKE
  • NOTTINGHAM CASTLE by DAEHN
  • PREHISTORIC SUITE by JENNINGS
  • PRIMORDIUM by WILLIAMS
  • AFRICAN SKETCHES by CURNOW
  • QUIET RAIN by CUMMINGS
  • RAINBOW BRIDGE by MCGINTY
  • SAKURA by STORY
  • SHAKER HYMN by O'REILLY
  • SONG FOR FRIENDS by DAEHN
  • SONG FOR THE WINTER MOON by CUMMINGS
  • SPACE ECHOES by DEL BORGO
  • STARS ASLEEP THE BREAK OF DAY by MARGOLIS
  • TEMPEST by SMITH, R
  • THEME AND VARIATIONS by BROEGE
  • AHRIRANG by GAROFALO/WHALEY
  • TRAIN HEADING WEST AND OTHER OUTDOO by BROEGE
  • TWO ENGLISH DANCES by O'REILLY
  • TWO MINUTE SYMPHONY by MARGOLIS
  • TWO RUSSIAN FOLKSONGS by GINGERY
  • VISIONS ON AN OLD AMERICAN TUNE by PEGRAM
  • AIR AND DANCE by KINYON
  • AIR AND DANCE by KINYON
  • ALL YE YOUNG SAILORS by LA PLANTE
  • AMAZING GRACE by EDMONDSON
  • ANASAZI by EDMONDSON