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The Rehearsal The Rehearsal (A Quick Guide to One Music Teacher’s Most Potent Retention Tool)
David Newell - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

To retain students in music, they need to get hooked on music. More than anything else, it is the daily classroom experience that keeps them in the music program! Every rehearsal minute must be carefully

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Rehearsing the Band Rehearsing the Band
John E. Williamson - Meredith Music Publications

If you are a conductor or are in training to be one, this book is for you!  It gathers some of the greatest directors of bands in the country to answer questions on the art of rehearsing. Conductors Frank... view details
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Rehearsing the Band, Vol. 2 Rehearsing the Band, Vol. 2
Donald K. Miller - Meredith Music Publications

Band conductors will find a wealth of information provided by a number of talented and accomplished leaders who are not only willing but enthusiastic about sharing their ideas and philosophies with younger

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Rehearsing the High School Band Rehearsing the High School Band
Stephen Meyer - Meredith Music Publications

The directors included in this book represent a sampling of individuals from different areas of the country, each of whom has had success teaching under unique and diverse circumstances. They represent the

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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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$39.95
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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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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$29.95
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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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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Suite Francaise Suite Francaise
Darius Milhaud - Hal Leonard Corporation

This magnificent work is one of the enduring classics of the symphonic band repertoire, and continues to be a popular choice for contests and festivals. Also available is a Teaching-Learning Unit prepared by... view details
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$95.00
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$15.00
Book Teaching Unit
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Postcards Concert Band CD 
$16.00
The Superior Educator The Superior Educator (A Calm and Assertive Approach to Classroom Management)
Stephen T. McClard - Stephen T McClard

From the youngest professional to the seasoned veteran, every music educator wants success for their students and their music program.  Stephen McClard shows an uncommon gift of perception, rich experience, a... view details
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The System The System (Marching Band Methods)
Gary E. Smith - GIA Publications

First published in 1984, this handbook is a must for every band director's bookshelf; it's the ultimate marching band textbook for students, drum majors, color guard, college music majors, and band

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The Teacher's Guide to Music, Media, and Copyright Law The Teacher's Guide to Music, Media, and Copyright Law
James Frankel - Hal Leonard Corporation

In this era of unprecedented access to information, teachers have a wealth of resources readily available for lesson planning, but determining what legally can and cannot be used in the classroom is a... view details
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Teaching Band and Chorus in the 21st Century Teaching Band and Chorus in the 21st Century (A Director's Guide)
Steve Raybould & Kriston Feldpausch - BNC Education LLC

This practical, common-sense guide to efficiently running a choral or instrumental music program is enlightening in so many ways, beginning and veteran teachers alike will find it indispensable. It's 241... view details
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Teaching Band with Excellence Teaching Band with Excellence (A Comprehensive Curricular, Pedagogical, and Administrative Resource)
Bruce Pearson & Ryan Nowlin - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

A practical companion to any band method that compiles effective teaching tools and valuable insight, organized into four sections of focus. The curriculum section addresses the application of techniques and... view details
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Teaching Instrumental Music Teaching Instrumental Music (Developing the Complete Band Program)
Shelley Jagow - Meredith Music Publications

Both novice and experienced band directors will benefit from the wide range of information offered through this unique and effective resource. The valuable information contained in the more than forty

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Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 1 Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 1 (Revised Second Edition)
ed. Richard Miles - GIA Publications

Freshly revised and completely rewritten, the landmark book that broke new ground now contains more theoretical, practical, and analytical insights than ever.  This greatly expanded Second Edition takes full... view details
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Hardcover Book Second Edition
$53.50
Concert Band CD 3-CD Set: Grades 2-3
$39.50
Concert Band CD 3-CD Set: Grade 4
$39.50
Concert Band CD 4-CD Set: Grade 5
$39.50
Concert Band CD 4-CD Set: Grade 6
$39.50
Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 10 Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 10
ed. Richard Miles - GIA Publications

The tenth volume marks a true milestone in music education publishing. This landmark series provides band directors access to 1000 Teacher Resource Guides on repertoire, 60 invaluable chapters by leaders of

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Concert Band CD Grades 2-3 - 3-CD Set
$39.50
Concert Band CD Grade 4 - 3-CD Set
$39.50
Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 2 Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 2
ed. Richard Miles - GIA Publications

Taking a multi-cultural approach to band literature and conducting, Volume 2 picks up where  the first top-selling book left off, featuring compelling discussions of the most important issues facing bands... view details
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$48.95
Concert Band CD 3 CD Set: Grades 2-3
$39.50
Concert Band CD 3-CD Set: Grades 4-5
$39.50
Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 3 Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 3
ed. Richard Miles - GIA Publications

A third volume of teacher guides with detailed analyses of 100 important band compositions. It also includes chapters on Making Connections by Larry Blocher, Silence and the Space of Time by... view details
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Concert Band CD 3 CD Set: Grades 2-3
$39.50
Concert Band CD 3 CD Set: Grade 4
$39.50
Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 4 Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 4
Richard Miles - GIA Publications

Volume 4 in this well-regarded series continues in the tradition of providing insightful commentary to 100 standard works for concert band, spanning grade levels 2 through 6. In addition, thought-provoking... view details
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Concert Band CD 4 CD Set: Grades 2-3
$49.50
Concert Band CD 3 CD Set: Grade 4
$39.50
Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 5 Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 5
ed. Richard Miles - GIA Publications

As with the other volumes in this series, the fifth volume contains extensive analysis of 100 band compositions from grade levels 2 through 6 which includes historical background about the composition and... view details
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Concert Band CD 3 CD Set: Grades 2-3
$39.50
Concert Band CD 3 CD Set: Grades 4-5
$39.50
Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 6 Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 6
Richard Miles - GIA Publications

Few resources have influenced music education more than this highly regarded series of books and recordings.  Volume 6 continues to focus attention on the educational aspects of teaching music through the... view details
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Concert Band CD 3 CD Set: Grades 2-3
$39.50
Concert Band CD 3 CD Set: Grade 4
$39.50