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Music Assessment and Global Diversity Music Assessment and Global Diversity (Practice, Measurement, and Policy)
Timothy Brophy, Mei-Ling Lai & Hsiao-Fen Chen - GIA Publications

The Fourth International Symposium on Assessment in Music Education brought together 226 music education professionals from 13 nations to present contributions to scholarship and practice in music education... view details

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Connecting Practice, Measurement, and Evaluation Connecting Practice, Measurement, and Evaluation
Timothy S. Brophy, Jeffrey H. Marlatt & Gary Ritcher - GIA Publications

The 5th International Symposium on Assessment in Music Education brought participants together from all over the world to compare each others' work, establish collaborations and professional networks, and... view details

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Advocate for Music! Advocate for Music! (A Guide to User-Friendly Strategies)
Lynn M. Brinckmeyer - Oxford University Press

Lynn Brinckmeyer draws on a lifetime of arts advocacy to provide answers to the questions so many teachers have but are afraid or simply too busy to ask. This is a simple, hands-on guidebook for... view details

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Artistic Nuance Artistic Nuance
Edward S. Lisk - Meredith Music Publications

Ed Lisk's latest publication presents the art of musical expression in a unique and understandable way that is easy to apply to student musicians. Through music study, students experience the beauty of... view details

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The Artist Within Me The Artist Within Me (A Teacher's Year of Creative Discovery)
John Jacobson - Hal Leonard Corporation

John Jacobson - one of America's best-loved musical personalities is known for sharing his passion, humor and insights with students and teachers, helping them to revitalize and re-energize. Now, he has... view details
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Arts Awareness Arts Awareness
Patricia Hoy - GIA Publications

Arts Awareness explores how to apply the tools of arts professionals - imagination, practice, focus, point of view, expression, and more - to all areas of the arts and daily life. This book is... 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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Classical Destinations Classical Destinations
Simon Callow & Wendy McDougall - Hal Leonard Corporation

Classical Destinations is a unique multimedia curriculum that introduces the world of classical music to young people in grades five through twelve. Your students will travel through six multimedia... view details
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Common Core: Re-Imagining the Music Rehearsal and Classroom Common Core: Re-Imagining the Music Rehearsal and Classroom (Standards, Curriculum, Assessment, Instruction)
Paul Kimpton & Ann Kimpton - GIA Publications

Common Core: Re-Imagining the Music Rehearsal and Classroom, complete with workbook exercises and reflective questions, is about transforming a written document, The Common Core State Standards,... view details

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Instrumental Music Education Instrumental Music Education (Teaching with the Musical and Practical in Harmony)
Evan Feldman, Ari Contzius & Mitchell Lutch - Routledge & Kegan

Intended for college instrumental music education majors studying to be band and orchestra directors at the elementary, middle school or high school level.  This textbook presents an extensive look at the... view details
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Kodaly Today Kodaly Today (A Cognitive Approach to Elementary Music Education, 2nd edition)
Micheal Houlahan & Philip Tacka - Oxford University Press

Addressing the most important questions in creating and teaching Kodaly-based programs, Houlahan and Tacka write through a practical lens to present a clear picture of how the teaching and learning... view details

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Kodaly in the Fifth Grade Classroom Kodaly in the Fifth Grade Classroom (Developing the Creative Brain in the 21st Century)
Micheal Houlahan & Philip Tacka - Oxford University Press

Kodaly in the Fifth Grade Classroom provides teachers with a step-by-step road map for developing children's performance, creative movement, and literacy skills in an organic and thoughtful manner. Through... view details

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Kodaly in the First Grade Classroom Kodaly in the First Grade Classroom (Developing the Creative Brain in the 21st Century)
Micheal Houlahan & Philip Tacka - Oxford University Press

Kodaly in the First Grade Classroom provides teachers with a step-by-step road map for developing children's performance, creative movement, and literacy skills in an organic and thoughtful manner. Through... view details

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Kodaly in the Fourth Grade Classroom Kodaly in the Fourth Grade Classroom (Developing the Creative Brain in the 21st Century)
Micheal Houlahan & Philip Tacka - Oxford University Press

Kodaly in the Fourth Grade Classroom provides teachers with a step-by-step road map for developing children's performance, creative movement, and literacy skills in an organic and thoughtful manner. Through... view details

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Kodaly in the Second Grade Classroom Kodaly in the Second Grade Classroom (Developing the Creative Brain in the 21st Century)
Micheal Houlahan & Philip Tacka - Oxford University Press

Kodaly in the Second Grade Classroom provides teachers with a step-by-step road map for developing children's performance, creative movement, and literacy skills in an organic and thoughtful manner. Through... view details

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Kodaly in the Third Grade Classroom Kodaly in the Third Grade Classroom (Developing the Creative Brain in the 21st Century)
Micheal Houlahan & Philip Tacka - Oxford University Press

Kodaly in the Third Grade Classroom provides teachers with a step-by-step road map for developing children's performance, creative movement, and literacy skills in an organic and thoughtful manner. Through... view details

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Listen Up! Listen Up! (Fostering Musicianship Through Active Listening)
Brent M. Gault - Oxford University Press

Author Brent Gault approaches listening instruction by actively using other musical behaviors (singing, moving, chanting, creating) and aural, visual, and kinesthetic learning modes. This in turn becomes a... view details

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Making Musical Meaning Making Musical Meaning (Unlocking the Value of Music Education in the Age of Innovation)
Elizabeth Sokolowski - GIA Publications

This book serves as an important bridge between passion and practical implementation of music learning in the classroom.  Topics covered include rigor and relevance, a professional framework for teaching,... view details
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Marching Along: The Autobiography of John Philip Sousa Marching Along: The Autobiography of John Philip Sousa (Recollections of Men, Women, and Music)
John Philip Sousa - GIA Publications

In print with the original text for the first time in decades, here is the intriguing autobiography Sousa wrote in the final years of his life. Contained within are amusing and insightful reflections of the... view details

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Messiah: Understanding and Performing Handel's Masterpiece Messiah: Understanding and Performing Handel's Masterpiece
Helmuth Rilling - Carus-Verlag

This book on Handel's "Messiah" reflects Helmuth Rilling's remarkable skills, both as a conductor and as an educator. It is literally a "study guide" for conductors and view details

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SATB Full Score Paperbound Edition
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SATB Vocal Score English, with alternative mvts.
$18.75
The Music of Teaching The Music of Teaching (Learning to Trust Students' Natural Development)
Barbara Kreader Skalinder - Hal Leonard Corporation

The Music of Teaching focuses on an ephemeral attribute all teachers need but few consider: perception. This includes the ability to trust both students' natural development and the learning process itself... view details

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The Musician's Soul The Musician's Soul
James Jordan - GIA Publications

The Musician's Soul starts all musicians on a journey to the higher plane of artistic self-expression and soulful spirituality. Words of wisdom are based on Jordan's own journey as a conductor, yet... view details
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Maximizing Student Performance: National Core Arts Standards in Secondary Music Ensembles Maximizing Student Performance: National Core Arts Standards in Secondary Music Ensembles
Wendy Barden - Neil A Kjos Music Co

This practical, 96-page resource provides detailed information to ease understanding and implementation of the 2014 National Core Arts Standards in secondary music ensembles. Each artistic process in the... view details

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