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The Art of Successful Teaching
The Art of Successful Teaching The Art of Successful Teaching
Tim Lautzenheiser - GIA Publications

This book from one of the nation's most sought-after motivators and speakers on education and leadership is the book that you've been looking for!  Includes sections on the art of teaching, attitude... view details
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Aspiring to Excel
Aspiring to Excel Aspiring to Excel (Leadership Initiatives for Music Educators)
Kenneth Raessler - GIA Publications

In this definitive work on the state and future of music education in the United States, Kenneth Raessler challenges educators to assess their priorities, goals, and sequences of instruction in their school... view details
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Block Scheduling: Implications for Music Education
Block Scheduling: Implications for Music Education Block Scheduling: Implications for Music Education
Richard Miles & Larry Blocher - GIA Publications

Are you facing a change to block scheduling?  If so, then pick up this important book immediately!  After a discussion of the basics of block scheduling as it pertains to music programs, the book proceeds to... view details
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Bringing Music to Life
Bringing Music to Life Bringing Music to Life
Barry Green - GIA Publications

World-class bassist and best-selling author Barry Green has spent his life learning and showing others how to bring music to life.  In this innovative, imaginative text, he shares what he has discovered since... view details
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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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Common Core: Re-Imagining the Music Rehearsal and Classroom
Common Core: Re-Imagining the Music Rehearsal and Classroom Common Core: Re-Imagining the Music Rehearsal and Classroom (Standards, Curriculum, Assessment, Instruction)
Paul Kimpton & Ann Kimpton - GIA Publications

Common Core: Re-Imagining the Music Rehearsal and Classroom, complete with workbook exercises and reflective questions, is about transforming a written document, The Common Core State Standards,

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Conducting: A Hands on Approach
Conducting: A Hands on Approach Conducting: A Hands on Approach
Anthony Maiello - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

This comprehensive text by Anthony Maiello on the art of conducting is designed to be hands-on, user-friendly, playable by any instrumentation, a step-by-step approach to baton technique, great for use with

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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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The Development and Practical Application of Music Learning Theory
The Development and Practical Application of Music Learning Theory The Development and Practical Application of Music Learning Theory
Maria Runfola & Cynthia Taggart - GIA Publications

"How do children learn when they learn music?" For nearly fifty years, Edwin Gordon has been searching for the answers to this question using his research-based Music Learning Theory. In The Development and

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Everyday Wisdom for Inspired Teaching
Everyday Wisdom for Inspired Teaching Everyday Wisdom for Inspired Teaching
Tim Lautzenheiser - GIA Publications

What are the secret ingredients of master teachers? If you were a student in your class, what would you be learning? Would it be both exciting and valuable? How do you create a disciplined classroom

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Grading for Musical Excellence
Grading for Musical Excellence Grading for Musical Excellence (Making Music an Essential Part of Your Grades)
Paul Kimpton & Ann Kimpton - GIA Publications

Remarkable and practical, this workbook challenges music educators to examine their grading procedures for fairness and clarity and help motivate students to improve and achieve musically. Exercises and

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I Know Sousa, Not Sopranos!
I Know Sousa, Not Sopranos! I Know Sousa, Not Sopranos! (A Survival Guide for the Band Director Teaching Choirs)
Russell Robinson - Heritage Music Press

Here's a sobering thought for many a band or orchestra director: you've been given the "opportunity" to work with the choir!  But fear not - this handy guide will help you survive your foray

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Improv Games for One Player, Vol. 1
Improv Games for One Player, Vol. 1 Improv Games for One Player, Vol. 1 (A Very Concise Collection of Musical Games for One Classical Musician)
Jeffrey Agrell - GIA Publications

Improv Games for One Player is an addictive book of musical games designed to help you be more expressive and musical in your music-making. This slender book should fit in just about every case

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The Inner Game of Music
The Inner Game of Music The Inner Game of Music
Barry Green - GIA Publications

Learn how innate skills can be nurtured and enhanced to help every musician overcome obstacles, improve concentration, and reduce nervousness, thus paving the way for heightened performance.  Special exercises... view details
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It's About Time
It's About Time It's About Time (A Step-by-Step Guide for Understanding Basic Rhythms)
Ron Middlebrook & Dick Sheridan - Centerstream Publications

Designed for band, choir, orchestras or private study, this book teaches how to read basic rhythms from the printed page. This practical, daily step-by-step guide is suitable for all instruments and levels

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The Joy of Inspired Teaching
The Joy of Inspired Teaching The Joy of Inspired Teaching
Tim Lautzenheiser - GIA Publications

The Joy of Inspired Teaching is about what it takes to become a truly great teacher, about the unique role of teachers as shapers of human potential, and about meeting the challenge of the

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Leadership Travel Guide
Leadership Travel Guide Leadership Travel Guide
Scott Lang - GIA Publications

This book is a "must have" for anyone seeking to encourage student leadership in a musical group or other school organization.  This inviting leadership method book is an interactive journey for all... view details
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Book Student Workbook #2
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Learn Conducting Technique with the Swiss Exercise Ball
Learn Conducting Technique with the Swiss Exercise Ball Learn Conducting Technique with the Swiss Exercise Ball (Developing Kinclusive Conducting Awareness)
James Jordan - GIA Publications

James Jordan's groundbreaking Learn Conducting Technique with the Swiss Exercise Ball takes the study of conducting beyond the mechanics to a higher plane. Using the Swiss Exercise Ball, everyone from the

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Majoring in Music
Majoring in Music Majoring in Music (All the Stuff You Need to Know)
Rich Holly - Meredith Music Publications

This guide will prepare music students (and their parents) for the exhilarating and consuming life of a music student.  From practicing to personal relationships and coursework, you'll find no-nonsense advice... view details
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Marketing Your Music Program
Marketing Your Music Program Marketing Your Music Program (From Traditional Branding to Digital Promotion)
Sean Dennison Smith - Meredith Music Publications

This book will guide you through today's world of marketing with both traditional and modern forms of social media and websites. You can greatly increase the presence of your choir, orchestra or band and

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The Mastery of Music
The Mastery of Music The Mastery of Music
Barry Green, with W. Timothy Gallwey - GIA Publications

In his follow-up book to the groundbreaking The Inner Game of Music, Barry Green turns his expert hand to the artistic pathways leading to extraordinary musicianship. He interviews dozens of legendary... view details
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Music Advocacy
Music Advocacy Music Advocacy (Moving from Survival to Vision)
John L. Benham - GIA Publications

One of the most thorough reference books available that addresses what may be the most important topic in music education today. This text provides extensive information and an effective summary of the

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Music Advocacy and Student Leadership
Music Advocacy and Student Leadership Music Advocacy and Student Leadership
Tim Lautzenheiser - GIA Publications

Tim Lautzenheiser, one of the most popular and respected speakers on music education in the United States, released this compilation of some of his best published writings and lectures on key issues facing... view details
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Music Curriculum Writing 101
Music Curriculum Writing 101 Music Curriculum Writing 101 (Assistance with Standards-Based Music Curriculum and Assessment Writing)
Denese Odegaard - GIA Publications

Help music students learn more in less time, reach higher goals, and become active participants in their education. An extremely beneficial text for band, choir, orchestra and general music that provides

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