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Rivals or a Team? Rivals or a Team? (Clergy-Musician Relationships in the Twenty-First Century)
Eileen Guenther - MorningStar Music Publishers

Hoping to stimulate conversation between clergy and musicians, this book promotes the importance of a team environment whose function is directly tied to successful ministry within the church. A number of... view details
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$18.95
The Robert Shaw Reader The Robert Shaw Reader
Robert Blocker - Yale University Press

Robert Shaw is considered to be the most influential choral conductor in American history. This is the first collection of his letters and notes about music ever published - it is the book Shaw would have... view details
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Rosindust Rosindust
Cornelia Watkins - Rosindust Publishing

What began as a newsletter to share a few teaching ideas is now a book being hailed by string teachers everywhere as essential reading for anyone in the field.  Drawing on thirty years of teaching and learning... view details
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Scale Your Way to Music Assessment Scale Your Way to Music Assessment (The Ultimate Guide to Creating a Quality Music Program)
Paul Kimpton & Delwyn Harnisch - GIA Publications

Scale Your Way to Music Assessment is a hands-on, step-by-step action plan for using assessment to improve your teaching and your students' performances. Designed for instrumental, choral and

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The School Choral Program The School Choral Program (Student Leadership and Motivation DVD)
Tim Lautzenheiser & James Jordan - GIA Publications

To build a successful high school music program is to empower student leaders. But what does it really mean to be a student leader? How can they make a difference? In this brilliant DVD, master clinician Tim... view details
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The School Choral Program The School Choral Program (Philosophy, Planning, Organizing, and Teaching)
Michele Holt & James Jordan - GIA Publications

This definitive choral methods text is an invaluable reference for student choral conductors and seasoned professionals alike. 18 authors - all leading choral directors, administrators, practicing teachers or... view details
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Score Rehearsal Preparation Score Rehearsal Preparation (A Realistic Approach for Instrumental Conductors)
Gary Stith - Meredith Music Publications

This volume is sure to provide the most practical approach to orchestra and wind band score study for the active conductor.  It methodically simplifies preliminary score study and initial rehearsal preparation... view details
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Sei Solo: Symbolum? Sei Solo: Symbolum? (The Theology of J. S. Bach's Solo Violin Works)
Benjamin Shute - WIPF & Stock Publishers

One of the jewels in the crown of Johann Sebastian Bach's sacred music is its use of astonishingly subtle and complex allegorical and representational devices. But when similar devices appear in the context

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Sforzando! Music Medicine for String Players Sforzando! Music Medicine for String Players
Anne Mischakoff - American String Teachers Association

Doctors and musicians discuss diagnosis and treatment of occupational injuries of string players, beta-blocking drugs for stage fright, performance anxiety, the Alexander technique and the prevention of... view details
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Shinichi Suzuki: The Man and His Philosophy Shinichi Suzuki: The Man and His Philosophy
HERMANN, E - Summy Birchard Co.

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Sign Language for Singers Sign Language for Singers (A Resource for Musicians)
John Jacobson - Hal Leonard Corporation

Music is the universal language, reaching all races and all ages. Now you can enhance your performances with the beautiful gestures of signing. With Sign Language for Singers, you will learn over 160... view details
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Sing 6-7-8 Sing 6-7-8 (50 Ways to Improve Your Elementary or Middle School Choir)
Roger Emerson - Hal Leonard Corporation

The adolescent years can be a challenge for any choir director - to say the least! But now, Roger Emerson has written a book forged by years of teaching at this level and by years of successful composing,

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Singing High Pitches with Ease Singing High Pitches with Ease (Strategies & Solutions)
Nancy Telfer - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

For conductors, conductors-in-training and voice teachers. Nancy Telfer continues to provide the educational community with first-rate choral/vocal training resources with this her newest contribution.... view details
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Singing and Making Music Singing and Making Music (Issues in Church Music Today)
Paul S. Jones - P&R Publishing

Church musicians who seek to build a Biblical philosophy of music will treasure this practical compilation of 32 timely essays on music and worship for the vibrant congregation. Written from a Reformed... view details
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So You're the New Band Director: Now What? So You're the New Band Director: Now What?
Philip C. Wise - C L Barnhouse Company

This excellent book addresses all those non-musical aspects of being a Band Director that get in the way of making music: Discipline, Organization, Scheduling, Booster Organizations; Dealing with... view details
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Soli Deo Gloria Soli Deo Gloria (Choir Devotions for Year C)
Wayne Wold - Augsburg Publishing

The ministry of choral music requires preparation of both heart and voice.  "Soli Deo Gloria"  is a collection of devotionals for choir and choir directors that features brief meditations based on texts given... view details
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Sound as Teacher Sound as Teacher (Growing the Conductor's Perceptual Mind)
James Jordan - GIA Publications

In Sound as Teacher, James Jordan shares a new perceptual pedagogy for training conductors which he discovered while teaching at the Choral Institute at Oxford, a program he co-directs with British

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Sourcebook for Wind Band and Instrumental Music Sourcebook for Wind Band and Instrumental Music
Frank Battisti, Russ Girsberger & William Berz - Meredith Music Publications

This valuable text was created to aid directors and teachers in finding information and expanding general knowledge. The resources used were selected from hundreds of published and online sources found in

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A Sousa Reader A Sousa Reader (Essays, Interviews, and Clippings)
ed. Bryan Prokosch - GIA Publications

This collection of newspaper articles, letters, and interviews by Sousa and his contemporaries gives us a greater understanding of this iconic figure in American music. While shown to be opinionated and

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Spectrum of Expressive Touches,the Spectrum of Expressive Touches,the (Art of Piano Performance Series)
Peter Coraggio & Jon. J. Murakami - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

Provide your students with an intelligent, inspiring overview of the many possibilities of beautiful sound production at the piano with this artfully written and illustrated comic book. Author/pianist Peter... view details
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Strategic Plans for a Successful Booster Club Strategic Plans for a Successful Booster Club (Time-Tested Concepts for Breaking Through to the Next Level)
David W. Vandewalker - GIA Publications

This book is the companion resource to Boosters to the Rescue! which provides ready-to-use Word, Excel, and PDF files to help booster clubs set and achieve a long-term vision for their

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Strategies for Teaching Junior High/Middle School Male Singers Strategies for Teaching Junior High/Middle School Male Singers
Terry Barham - Santa Barbara Music Publishing

In this practical, research-based book, choral directors will find creative and proven techniques for teaching boys' voices provided by 41 master teachers. A broad range of topics are discussed, including:... view details
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Strategies for Teaching Strings Strategies for Teaching Strings (Building a Successful String and Orchestra Program)
Robert Gillespie and Donald Hamann - Oxford University Press

Based on national standards for teaching strings and orchestra, the text begins by introducing the string instrument family and presenting an overview of the school orchestra program.  Subsequent... view details
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The String Teacher's Cookbook The String Teacher's Cookbook (Creative Recipes for a Successful Program)
Joanne May - Meredith Music Publications

This valuable collection of insightful strategies is like finding expert trade secrets all placed together in one easy, quick-to-read source! With outstanding records of performance, workshops, recordings,... view details
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