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911 Instrument Repair: The Band Director's Safety Net 911 Instrument Repair: The Band Director's Safety Net (A Tool Box of Secrets and Practical Solutions)
Martha J. Gleich - Martha Gleich

Finally...a book that provides simple solutions for the everyday "emergency" situations that all band directors will be challenged with at one time or another. ... view details
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A to Z of Foreign Musical Terms A to Z of Foreign Musical Terms
Christine Ammer - E.C. Schirmer Music Co.

This handy book provides quick answers and definitions of basic terms as well as guides to Italian, German, and French pronunciation.

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American Diction for Singers American Diction for Singers
Geoffrey Forward & Elizabeth Howard - Alfred Music Publishing

Geoffrey Forward, acting coach and leading  expert in American diction, clearly illustrates for the singer how to gain control by eliminating vocal tension and poor diction, replacing it with clear... view details
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The Artistry of Teaching and Making Music The Artistry of Teaching and Making Music
Richard Floyd - GIA Publications

With over 50 years of experience as a teacher and conductor, the author presents strategies to help your ensemble improve technique as well as achieve artistic and musical results. Each chapter contains... view details

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A Band Director's Handbook of Problems and Solutions in Teaching Instrumental Music A Band Director's Handbook of Problems and Solutions in Teaching Instrumental Music
Frank Brown - Frank Brown

All traditional band instruments are acoustical amplifiers, amplifying the vibrations of the reeds, lips, airstreams, drum... view details

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Baton Basics Baton Basics (Communicating Music through Gestures)
Diane Wittry - Oxford University Press

Baton Basics offers a unique approach to teaching conducting based upon the concept of conveying weight, resistance, and energy in order to communicate a better concept of musical sound to the musicians.... view details

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Be a Host with the Most Be a Host with the Most (A Guide for Coordinating Music Festivals)
Eph Ehly - Lorenz Corporation

Congratulations! You've just accepted the worthy challenge of planning a music festival...so what happens now? If you're like many festival organizers, you may worry about lacking the time, energy, or... view details
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Becoming a Music Teacher Becoming a Music Teacher (From Student to Practitioner)
Donald L. Hamann & Shelly Cooper - Oxford University Press

Becoming a Music Teacher: Student to Practitioner focuses on making the connections between the college music classroom and public school music classroom transparent, visible, and relevant. Award-winning... view details

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Beethoven Lives Upstairs Beethoven Lives Upstairs
Susan Hammond - Children's Group

The arrival of an eccentric boarder turns a young boy's life upside down. Ludwig van Beethoven has moved upstairs! Follow a lively series of letters between Christoph and his uncle as the young boy learns to... view details
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Bel Canto Bel Canto (A Performer's Guide)
Robert Toft - Oxford University Press

In this first ever guide to bel canto, author Robert Toft provides singers with the tools they need not only to complete the creative process the composer began but also to bring scores to life in an... view details

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Beyond Sound Beyond Sound (The College and Career Guide in Music Technology)
Scott L. Phillips - Oxford University Press

The book offers an in-depth consideration of music technology education, including looks at specific programs and a clear explanation of different types of degrees. Moreover, it provides practical guidance... view details

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Boosters to the Rescue Boosters to the Rescue
David W. Vandewalker - Vision Publications

Time-proven insights about booster organizations and volunteer management are covered in this valuable "how-to" survival kit that also serves as a blueprint for creating a 21st-century booster organization... view details

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Brass Instrument Manual Brass Instrument Manual (How to Buy, Maintain and Set Up Your Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Horn and Cornet)
Andy Taylor & Simon Croft - Hal Leonard Corporation

Catering for trumpet, trombone, tuba, horn and cornet players, the Brass Instrument Manual presents a unique step-by-step guide with detailed illustrations showing how to maintain and repair your instrument... view details
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Brass Performance and Pedagogy Brass Performance and Pedagogy
Keith Johnson - Pearson Education

Brass Performance and Pedagogy approaches teaching brass students in a musical manner that is both comprehensive and practical. Great emphasis is placed on the importance of genuine musical development as... view details

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The Brass Player's Cookbook The Brass Player's Cookbook (Creative Recipes for a Successful Performance)
Kenneth Amis - Meredith Music Publications

Here's a  stimulating collection of unique concepts on becoming a successful performer by 57 of today's most outstanding brass professionals.  Problem-solving tips, practical, philosophical concepts and... view details
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Bringing Music to Life Bringing Music to Life
Barry Green - GIA Publications

World-class bassist and best-selling author Barry Green has spent his life learning and showing others how to bring music to life.  In this innovative, imaginative text, he shares what he has discovered since... view details
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Brothers, Sing On! Brothers, Sing On! (Conducting the Tenor-Bass Choir)
Jonathan Palant - Hal Leonard Corporation

An ideal resource for choral directors, teachers-in-training, singers, and choral enthusiasts, this practical volume explores the challenges and rewards of working with evolving adolescent through adult... view details

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Clarinet Manual Clarinet Manual (How to Buy, Maintain and Set Up Your Clarinet, Alto Clarinet and Bass Clarinet)
Stephen Howard - Hal Leonard Corporation

Featuring step-by-step instructions and extensive color photography, Clarinet Manual explains how the instrument works, how its mechanism functions, and what can be done to maintain it and improve its... view details
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Classic Leadership - Teacher's Edition with DVD Classic Leadership - Teacher's Edition with DVD (A Curriculum for the Development of Student Leaders)
Tim Lautzenhauser - GIA Publications

The first published leadership curriculum specifically designed for high school students and written by one of the most well respected and sought-after experts on leadership development. Any organization will... view details
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Classroom Management in the Music Room Classroom Management in the Music Room ("Pin-Drop Quiet" Classes and Rehearsal)
David Newell - Neil A Kjos Music Co

With 30 years of teaching in the public schools as well as 15 years at the university level, master teacher David Newell shares his "secrets" of classroom management. Create a positive learning environment... view details

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Community Music Community Music (In Theory and In Practice)
Lee Higgins - Oxford University Press

In Community Music: In Theory and in Practice, author Lee Higgins, a recognized leader in the study and advocacy of community music, investigates an interventional approach toward active music making... view details

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Composition in the Digital World Composition in the Digital World (Conversations with 21st Century American Composers)
Robert Raines - Oxford University Press

In this series of personal interviews with some of the most prominent composers of view details

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Computational Thinking in Sound Computational Thinking in Sound (Teaching the Art and Science of Music and Technology)
Gena R. Greher & Jesse M. Heines - Oxford University Press

Using a student-centered approach that emphasizes project-based experiences, the book provides music educators with multiple strategies to explore, create, and solve problems with music and technology in... view details

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Daniels' Orchestral Music Daniels' Orchestral Music (5th Edition)
David Daniels - Scarecrow Press, Inc.

Daniels' Orchestral Music is the gold standard among conductors, music programmers, orchestra librarians, and any other music professional - or student - seeking to research an orchestral program, whether... view details

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