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Feierabend Fundamentals Feierabend Fundamentals (History, Philosophy, and Practice)
ed. John Feierabend & Missy Strong - GIA Publications

The first comprehensive look at all aspects of John M. Feierabend's innovative and popular approach to teaching music, written by a team of practitioners from early childhood to college and beyond. Topics

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Decoding Afro-Cuban Jazz Decoding Afro-Cuban Jazz (The Music of Chuco Valdes and Irakere)
Chucho Valdes & Rebeca Mauleon - Sher Music Company

Here is a book that, at the same time, includes the best compositions of the ground-breaking Cuban fusion group, Irakere; is a thorough guide to the roots of Afro-Cuban jazz; and provides an overview of

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Psychedelic Popular Music Psychedelic Popular Music (A History through Musical Topic Theory)
William Echard - Indiana University Press

Recognized for its distinctive musical features and its connection to periods of social innovation and ferment, the genre of psychedelia has exerted long-term influence in many areas of cultural production,

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Interpreting Musical Gestures, Topics, and Tropes Interpreting Musical Gestures, Topics, and Tropes (Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert)
Robert S. Hatten - Indiana University Press

This book continues to develop the semiotic theory of musical meaning presented in Robert S. Hatten's first book, Musical Meaning in Beethoven. In addition to expanding theories of markedness, topics, and

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Globalizing Music Education Globalizing Music Education (A Framework)
Alexandra Kertz-Welzel - Indiana University Press

How do globalization and internationalization impact music education around the world? By acknowledging different cultural values and priorities, Alexandra Kertz-Welzel’s vision challenges the current

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Music and Embodied Cognition Music and Embodied Cognition (Listening, Moving, Feeling, and Thinking)
Arnie Cox - Indiana University Press

Taking a cognitive approach to musical meaning, Arnie Cox explores embodied experiences of hearing music as those that move us both consciously and unconsciously. In this pioneering study that draws on

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Yes, You Can! Yes, You Can! (The Band Director's Guide to Teaching Choirs)
Derrick Fox - Carl Fischer LLC

This book bridges the path between abstract knowledge and practical application with relevant, practical pedagogical tools that are supplemented with listening and visual example. Stepping into a choral

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The Enjoyment of Music 13th Edition The Enjoyment of Music 13th Edition
Kristine Forney & Andrew Dell'Antonio - W. W. Norton & Company

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Soundscapes: Exploring Music in a Changing World Soundscapes: Exploring Music in a Changing World
Kay Kaufman Shelemay - W. W. Norton & Company

A global approach to music across cultures - this book helps students listen to all music and understand its place in an interconnected world. Using a cross-cultural framework that balances coverage of

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Context Matters Context Matters (Selected Papers from ISAME: Volume 6)
ed. Timothy S. Brophy & Martin Fautley - GIA Publications

This volume resulted from the Sixth International Symposium on Assessment in Music Education, hosted by the University of Florida and Birmingham City University. The two keynote addresses and 35 papers

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Evoking Sound: the Choral Warm-Up Modal Exercises
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Music and Shape Music and Shape
Daniel Leech-Wilkinson & Helen M. Prior - Oxford University Press

Eleven articles examine the relationship between space and music from the points of view of psychology, analysis, music therapy, dance, classical music, jazz music, and pop music. With a preface, notes, and

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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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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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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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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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