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Music Assessment and Global Diversity Music Assessment and Global Diversity (Practice, Measurement, and Policy)
Timothy Brophy, Mei-Ling Lai & Hsiao-Fen Chen - GIA Publications

The Fourth International Symposium on Assessment in Music Education brought together 226 music education professionals from 13 nations to present contributions to scholarship and practice in music education

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$44.95
Connecting Practice, Measurement, and Evaluation Connecting Practice, Measurement, and Evaluation
Timothy S. Brophy, Jeffrey H. Marlatt & Gary Ritcher - GIA Publications

The 5th International Symposium on Assessment in Music Education brought participants together from all over the world to compare each others' work, establish collaborations and professional networks, and

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$47.95
Advocate for Music! Advocate for Music! (A Guide to User-Friendly Strategies)
Lynn M. Brinckmeyer - Oxford University Press

Lynn Brinckmeyer draws on a lifetime of arts advocacy to provide answers to the questions so many teachers have but are afraid or simply too busy to ask. This is a simple, hands-on guidebook for

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Artistic Nuance Artistic Nuance
Edward S. Lisk - Meredith Music Publications

Ed Lisk's latest publication presents the art of musical expression in a unique and understandable way that is easy to apply to student musicians. Through music study, students experience the beauty of

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The Artist Within Me The Artist Within Me (A Teacher's Year of Creative Discovery)
John Jacobson - Hal Leonard Corporation

John Jacobson - one of America's best-loved musical personalities - is known for sharing his passion, humor and insights with students and teachers, helping them to revitalize and reenergize. Now, he has

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Arts Awareness Arts Awareness
Patricia Hoy - GIA Publications

Arts Awareness explores how to apply the tools of arts professionals - imagination, practice, focus, point of view, expression, and more - to all areas of the arts and daily life. This book is

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A Band Director's Handbook of Problems and Solutions in Teaching Instrumental Music A Band Director's Handbook of Problems and Solutions in Teaching Instrumental Music
Frank Brown - Frank Brown

All traditional band instruments are acoustical amplifiers, amplifying the vibrations of the reeds, lips, airstreams, drum

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$23.95
Baton Basics Baton Basics (Communicating Music through Gestures)
Diane Wittry - Oxford University Press

Baton Basics offers a unique approach to teaching conducting based upon the concept of conveying weight, resistance, and energy in order to communicate a better concept of musical sound to the musicians.

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Bernstein's Orchestral Music Bernstein's Orchestral Music (An Owner's Manual)
David Hurwitz - Amadeus Press, Inc.

Leonard Bernstein's fame as a conductor and general cultural phenomenon has overshadowed his genius as a composer, despite the fact that some of his orchestral music has entered the standard repertoire and... view details
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The Blues The Blues (Companion Book)
Martin Scorsese - Harper Collins Pub Inc

This companion book to the seven-part PBS series The Blues will be indispensable to those teachers planning a comprehensive unit or series of units on this essential musical form. ... view details
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Choral Music in the 19th Century Choral Music in the 19th Century
Nick Strimple - Amadeus Press, Inc.

A scholarly and broad-ranging treatise on more than a century of choral literature, this comprehensive study is the most complete work in one volume on the choral art of the 19th century.  Beginning with Haydn... view details
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Choral Music in the 20th Century Choral Music in the 20th Century
Nick Strimple - Amadeus Press, Inc.

This resource is the first truly comprehensive volume on choral music of the last century, and covers an extraordinary range of music for vocal ensembles, including secular, sacred and folk/jazz-influenced... view details
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Classical Destinations Classical Destinations
Simon Callow & Wendy McDougall - Hal Leonard Corporation

Classical Destinations is a unique multimedia curriculum that introduces the world of classical music to young people in grades five through twelve. Your students will travel through six multimedia... view details
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Classroom CD-ROM Austria
$59.95
Classroom CD-ROM Czech Republic
$59.95
Classroom CD-ROM Germany
$59.95
Classroom CD-ROM Italy
$59.95
Classroom CD-ROM Russia
$59.95
Classroom CD-ROM Scandinavia
$59.95
Classroom CD-ROM Boxed Set
$299.95
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$30.00
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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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 provide

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Developing Musical Skill for Students Developing Musical Skill for Students
Michael Griffin - Music Education World

Developing Musical Skill is guided by the philosophy that achievement in music, and, indeed, most other pursuits, is largely a result of intrinsic belief mindsets coupled with the quality and quantity of

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Digital Organization Tips for Music Teachers Digital Organization Tips for Music Teachers
Robby Burns - Oxford University Press

Looking for some sanity in the midst of all of your chaotic responsibilities? If you are feeling overwhelmed by the logistics of your job, you are in luck - there's an app for that! Actually, a lot of apps.

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Experiencing Music Composition in Grades 3 - 5 Experiencing Music Composition in Grades 3 - 5
Michele Kaschub & Janice Smith - Oxford University Press

This practical guide to new, innovative, and natural composition techniques for young composers brings a wealth of experience from two renowned music educators to bear. The unique and thoughtfully curated

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First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk (Sing, Say, Dance, Play)
Brandon, Greene, Grimsby, Knapp & Tranberg - GIA Publications

Whether you are an Orff teacher looking to augment your teaching with quality extensions or you are a First Steps in Music teacher wishing to connect to the best of Orff, this book is written for

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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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Incredible Band of John Philip Sousa, The Incredible Band of John Philip Sousa, The
Paul Edmund Bierley - University Of Illinois Press

Nearly 40 years in the making, this book documents every aspect of the March King's band: its history, its star performers, its appearances on recordings and radio and the challenges band members faced during... view details
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Innovation in the Ensemble Arts Innovation in the Ensemble Arts (Sustaining Creativity)
Tim Sharp - GIA Publications

Innovation in the Ensemble Arts caps a trilogy of volumes that delves into the the building blocks necessary for a vibrant, growing music organization. The other two volumes are Mentoring in

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Instrumental Music Education Instrumental Music Education (Teaching with the Musical and Practical in Harmony)
Evan Feldman, Ari Contzius & Mitchell Lutch - Routledge & Kegan

Intended for college instrumental music education majors studying to be band and orchestra directors at the elementary, middle school or high school level.  This textbook presents an extensive look at the... view details
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$69.95
Jazz: a History of America's Music Jazz: a History of America's Music
Ken Burns/Ward - Random House LLC

This exciting companion book to the ten-part TV series "Jazz" by Ken Burns and Geoffrey C. Ward will be treasured by both jazz musicians and jazz enthusiasts alike!  The story of the birth of this American art... view details
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