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Music Supervision Music Supervision (The Complete Guide to Selecting Music for Movies, TV, Games, & New Media)
Ramsay Adams, Dave Hnatiuk & David Weiss - Hal Leonard Corporation

Music supervision, or matching music to TV, film, new media, video games, live events, brands, and a host of other media, is a fast-growing career path. This book guides you through real-world scenarios and

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A Friend of the Devil A Friend of the Devil (The Glorification of the Outlaw in Song, from Robin Hood to Rap)
John Kruth - Hal Leonard Corporation

This book is a fun and informative historical survey of songs that lionize notorious brigands from Ireland to Brazil, Italy to Australia, to the drug lords of Mexico and the inner-city gangs of the United

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Music from the Earliest Notations to the Sixteenth Century Music from the Earliest Notations to the Sixteenth Century
Richard Taruskin - Oxford University Press

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Music in the Early Twentieth Century Music in the Early Twentieth Century
Richard Taruskin - Oxford University Press

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The Children's Music Studio The Children's Music Studio (A Reggio-Inspired Approach)
Wendell Hanna - Oxford University Press

This pioneering book provides music teachers, parents and early childhood educators a wealth of materials and a clear roadmap for applying Reggio-inspired principles and practices to preschool and early

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Becoming Musical Becoming Musical
Frank Abrahams & Ryan John - GIA Publications

With the help of a team of educators with a wide diversity of experience, this book explores how music educators best empower students of all ages to be musical. The goal of Becoming Musical is to

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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 - Second Edition)
Paul Kimpton - GIA Publications

This hands-on, step-by-step action plan uses assessment to improve your teaching and your students’ performances. The expanded Second Edition provides examples of how to teach and assess instrumental,

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Rehearsing the Band, Vol. 3 Rehearsing the Band, Vol. 3
John Zarco - Meredith Music Publications

Directors included in this publication represent the very "best of the best" with years of experience conducting and teaching. They freely share their ideas, techniques, and philosophies that are sure to

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An Orientation to Musical Pedagogy An Orientation to Musical Pedagogy (Becoming a Musician-Educator)
Birch P. Browning - Oxford University Press

Novice music teachers and music education students struggle to form an identity that synthesizes "musician" with "music teacher," and to separate themselves from their prior experiences to think critically

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Basso Continuo: An Introduction Basso Continuo: An Introduction
Diez Eichler - Breitkopf & Haertel USA

The thoroughbass was the basis of composed music for an entire music-history period. To anyone starting to deal with the music of the "continuo age" in terms of study and practice today, the new

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Language Arts, Math and Science in the Elementary Music Classroom Language Arts, Math and Science in the Elementary Music Classroom (A Practical Tool)
Kim Milai - Oxford University Press

Includes hard-to-find sheet music of international folk songs. Condenses dozens of classroom activities and lesson plans to a single, easy-to-access volume. Provides tips and advice based on research and

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Berklee Contemporary Music Notation Berklee Contemporary Music Notation
Jonathan Feist - Berklee Press

Learn the nuances of music notation, and create professional looking scores. This reference presents a comprehensive look at contemporary music notation. You will learn the meaning and stylistic practices

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Listening Lab #6: Arnold Schoenberg Variations Listening Lab #6: Arnold Schoenberg Variations (Materials for Communicating Music)
Burkhard Friedrich & Rainer O. Brinkman - Universal Edition

Edited by Constanze Wimmer & Helmut Schmidinger. A wealth of topics for discussion cover Schoenberg's new 12-tone row, the 12 elements that make up the Variations, plus a dive into a deeper

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Practicing with Purpose Practicing with Purpose (An Indispensable Resource to Increase Musical Proficiency)
David Kish - Meredith Music Publications

Now is the time to practice smarter, not harder. It's time to practice with purpose! Practice is everything if you want to improve as a musician. But how do you practice effectively and with efficiency?

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Music Education and Social Emotional Learning Music Education and Social Emotional Learning (The Heart of Teaching Music)
Scott N. Edgar - GIA Publications

Music educators are in a prime position to help students become socially and emotionally competent while at the same time develop excellent musicianship. For every child to be successful in the music

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Survival Guide for Music Composers Survival Guide for Music Composers (Tools of the Trade to Get Paid!)
Brian Tarquin - Hal Leonard Corporation

From ads to ambiance and beyond, music is ubiquitous in modern life, and every time a tune plays, somebody's getting paid. If you're reading this, odds are you already know that - you're no dummy, and you

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Music : An Appreciation Brief Music : An Appreciation Brief
Roger Kamien - McGraw Hill Global Education

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Jazz: A History of America's Music Jazz: A History of America's Music
Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns - PBS Distribution

Continuing in the tradition of their critically acclaimed works, Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns vividly bring to life the story of the quintessential American music--jazz. Born in the black community of

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A History of Western Choral Music, Vol. 1 A History of Western Choral Music, Vol. 1
Chester L. Alwes - Oxford University Press

This anthology explores the various genres, key composers, and influential works essential to the development of the western choral tradition.  Chester L. Alwes divides this exploration into two

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A History of Western Choral Music, Vol. 2 A History of Western Choral Music, Vol. 2
Chester L. Alwes - Oxford University Press

Comprehensive history of western choral music from Romanticism through the avant-garde of the late twentieth century. Unique in its detailed analysis and breadth of Western choral music and key composers.

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Structurally Sound: Seven Musical Masterworks Deconstructed Structurally Sound: Seven Musical Masterworks Deconstructed
Eric Wien - Dover Publications Inc.

Wien employs the analytic approach developed by Heinrich Schenker, a method that uses musical notation to clarify and illuminate a work's structural hierarchies. Copiously illustrated with analytic musical

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Copyright Handbook for Music Educators and Directors Copyright Handbook for Music Educators and Directors
Pam Phillips & Andrew Surmani - Alfred Music Publishing

The Copyright Handbook for Music Educators and Directors provides a concise overview of the key aspects of copyright law that affect music educators and directors in the United States. Designed to

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Habits of a Successful Choir Director Habits of a Successful Choir Director
Eric Wilkinson & Scott Rush - GIA Publications

Habits of a Successful Choir Director presents effective teaching principles and provides a practical approach to everyday issues that choir directors face. Building on the successful Habits of

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Performance Practices in the Baroque Era Performance Practices in the Baroque Era (As Related by Primary Sources)
Dennis Shrock - GIA Publications

In this remarkable book, a companion to Performance Practices in the Classical Era, noted scholar and choral conductor Dennis Shrock brings together in one place treatises, primers, tutorials, letters,

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