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Practicing with Purpose
Practicing with Purpose Practicing with Purpose (An Indispensable Resource to Increase Musical Proficiency)
David Kish - Meredith Music Publications
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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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Careers Through Music
Careers Through Music Careers Through Music (Building Employable Skills in Your Music Class)
Chris Sampson - Alfred Music Publishing

An innovative tool for music educators, this book will prepare music students for a lifelong path to success in whatever field they choose. It highlights valuable skills developed in ensemble and music

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$34.99
Copyright Handbook for Music Educators and Directors
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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New Elson's Pocket Music Dictionary
New Elson's Pocket Music Dictionary New Elson's Pocket Music Dictionary
Louis C. Elson / Matthew Herman - Theodore Presser Co

After a century as the music student's best friend, The Elson's Pocket Dictionary has just taken another leap forward. Thoroughly updated, with new material, Elson's has set a new benchmark for the... view details
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Pocket Dictionary of Music
Pocket Dictionary of Music Pocket Dictionary of Music
FELDSTEIN - Alfred Music Publishing

Contains thousands of entries covering all eras of music. It is unique in that it includes contemporary terms and composers from the popular genre as well as classical terms and composers. It is organized in a... view details
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Translations and Annotations, Vol. 1
Translations and Annotations, Vol. 1 Translations and Annotations, Vol. 1 (Latin)
Ron Jeffers - Earthsongs

This reference has, in a relatively short time, become a foundational resource for choir directors at all levels of choral activity. Literal translations and poetic paraphrases are offered for more than 115... view details
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$42.50
The Melodic Voice
The Melodic Voice The Melodic Voice (Conversations with Alice Parker)
Cameron LaBarr & John Wykoff - GIA Publications

The Melodic Voice presents a series of interviews with preeminent composer, conductor, and teacher Alice Parker that offer a fuller and more intimate view of her life and music than ever before. The

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Boosters to the Rescue
Boosters to the Rescue Boosters to the Rescue
David W. Vandewalker - GIA Publications

Boosters to the Rescue! offers practical tools to modernize your program into a 21st-century booster organization that can function as a successful small business and significantly support the

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Beethoven Lives Upstairs
Beethoven Lives Upstairs Beethoven Lives Upstairs
Susan Hammond - Children's Group

The arrival of an eccentric boarder turns a young boy's life upside down. Ludwig van Beethoven has moved upstairs! Follow a lively series of letters between Christoph and his uncle as the young boy learns to... view details
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4-6Gr. 4-Gr. 6
$21.98
Book & CD Pack Teacher's Notes w/CD
$32.98
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$34.99
Hal Leonard Pocket Music Dictionary
Hal Leonard Pocket Music Dictionary Hal Leonard Pocket Music Dictionary
VARIOUS - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's the most contemporary music dictionary on the market! Conveniently divided into three main sections: The Dictionary of Music Terms defines over 2,000 music terms concisely, including notation and theory... view details
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Translations and Annotations, Vol. 2
Translations and Annotations, Vol. 2 Translations and Annotations, Vol. 2 (German)
Ron Jeffers - Earthsongs

This reference contains more than 165 translations of both sacred and secular German texts from centuries of choral repertoire. Literal and poetic translations are offered for each entry, and the reference... view details
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Hardcover Book German
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$57.50
Strategic Plans for a Successful Booster Club
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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The Rehearsal
The Rehearsal The Rehearsal (A Quick Guide to One Music Teacherís 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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Brass Playing Is No Harder than Deep Breathing
Brass Playing Is No Harder than Deep Breathing Brass Playing Is No Harder than Deep Breathing
Claude Gordon - Carl Fischer LLC

Gordon, Claude. Published by Carl Fischer, New York, NY. Copyright 1987. A new textbook for the brass player, by one of the leading performers and pedagogues. ... view details
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The FJH Classic Music Dictionary
The FJH Classic Music Dictionary The FJH Classic Music Dictionary
Edwin McLean - FJH Music Company Inc
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A concise yet comprehensive reference guide for musicians, The FJH Classic Music Dictionary is both an accessible and a carefully researched volume. Many individual entries are cross-referenced to larger essay... view details
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So You Want To Be a Music Major
So You Want To Be a Music Major So You Want To Be a Music Major (A Guide for High School Students, Their Guidance Counselors, Parents and Music Teachers)
Robert Franzblau - Meredith Music Publications

This book details the fundamental knowledge, skills, and attitudes that prospective music majors need in order to make a successful transition from high school to college . Specific exercises are offered,... view details
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Ring Documents #2B
Ring Documents #2B Ring Documents #2B
Richard Wagner / Gabriele E. Meyer - Schott Music Corporation

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Arranging
Arranging Arranging (A Beginner's Guide)
Gerald Custer & Blake R. Henson - GIA Publications

Need to adapt an SATB work for your small SAB choir? Have sopranos who can’t sing divisi, but know a great trumpet player who is happy to help out? Need to simplify a viola part for a beginner? In

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Planning Instruction in Music
Planning Instruction in Music Planning Instruction in Music
Frank Abrahams & Ryan John - GIA Publications

This handbook is designed to help music educators develop effective objectives, lesson plans, and assessments for their students, greatly improving successful classroom, instrumental, and choral

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Percussion Assignments for Band & Wind Ensemble
Percussion Assignments for Band & Wind Ensemble Percussion Assignments for Band & Wind Ensemble
Russ Girsberger - Meredith Music Publications

This two-volume publication provides valuable information on percussion player and instrument requirements for over 2,000 concert band and wind ensemble works! †For every piece, there is a listing of the... view details
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$24.95
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ASTA String Syllabus No. 1
ASTA String Syllabus No. 1 ASTA String Syllabus No. 1
American String Teachers - American String Teachers Association

Volume one contains listings for violin, viola, cello, and bass. †Volume two lists harp and guitar music. ... view details
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Emotion in Choral Singing
Emotion in Choral Singing Emotion in Choral Singing (Reading Between the Notes)
Jameson Marvin - GIA Publications

Emotion in Choral Singing explores what it takes to truly experience the transcendent power of choral music and achieve genuine emotional connection between composer, performer, and

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Young Musicians Survival Guide
Young Musicians Survival Guide Young Musicians Survival Guide
NATHAN, A|PAPERBACK - Oxford University Press

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Translations and Annotations, Vol. 3
Translations and Annotations, Vol. 3 Translations and Annotations, Vol. 3 (French and Italian)
Various - Earthsongs

This is the definitive edition for translations of French and Italian texts used throughout the history of choral music. French translations range from the works of Josquin des Pres and Jan Sweelinck,

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$54.50