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Ornamentation: a Question and Answer Manual Ornamentation: a Question and Answer Manual
Carole Bigler & Valery Lloyd-Watts - Alfred Music Publishing

This guide to understanding ornamentation in each era of music includes information on how to understand and remain faithful to the composer's intention, how many and which notes to use in each ornament, how... view details
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The Owner's Manual to the Voice The Owner's Manual to the Voice
Rachael Gates L. Arick Forrest Kerrie Obert - Oxford University Press

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Pedaling - the Soul of the Piano Pedaling - the Soul of the Piano (Art of Piano Performance Series)
Peter Coraggio & Jon J. Murakami - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

If you want your students to truly learn the mechanics of the piano, and understand and employ the many techniques of pedalling, give them this thorough and entertaining overview of pedalling in the form of a... view details
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Percussion Instruments Percussion Instruments (Purchasing, Maintenance, Troubleshooting and More)
Stephen Primatic - Meredith Music Publications

Why does that snare drum sound like a cardboard box? Why don't the pedals on the timpani stay in position? What kind of cymbals should I buy for a drum set? Why does the bass drum rattle when struck? These

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Percussion Methods Percussion Methods (An Essential Resource For Educators, Conductors and Students)
Stephen Primatic - Meredith Music Publications

This fantastic book by Stephen Primatic is designed for non-percussionists with either educational or intellectual interest in the craft.  It is perfect for use in college percussion methods

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The Perfect Blend The Perfect Blend
Timothy Seelig - Shawnee Press

From the basics of posture and breathing to the final bow of your concert, The Perfect Blend takes you on an entertaining ride through vocal and choral technique. The book is full of warm-ups, old and... view details
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The Perfect Choral Workbook The Perfect Choral Workbook (Everything You Need to Organize Your Choral Program)
Tim Seelig - Shawnee Press

Every choral director has times during their career when he or she just needs to get organized! And there is no better way to get started than this comprehensive book from Tim Seelig. The third in his

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$34.99
The Perfect Rehearsal The Perfect Rehearsal
Timothy Seelig - Shawnee Press

Never enough time to rehearse? The Perfect Rehearsal is the ideal resource to help you make the most of the rehearsal time you have. It's filled with excellent advice on how to make rehearsals more... view details
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Performance Assessment and Reflection in Choral Ensembles Performance Assessment and Reflection in Choral Ensembles
Wendy Barden - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

How is achievement - the choir's performance - usually assessed?  By how well the ensemble performs at the concert, of course!  This user-friendly resource discusses assessment, feedback and reflection to... view details
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Performance Assessment in Band Performance Assessment in Band
Wendy Barden - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

Performance Assessment in Band by Wendy Barden makes assessment easy with 48 pages of practical, proven techniques and customizable forms that will help teachers engage and motivate students, measure... view details
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The Pianist's Guide to Standard Teaching and Performance Concertos The Pianist's Guide to Standard Teaching and Performance Concertos
Karen Beres & Christopher Hahn - Alfred Music Publishing

This textbook provides a unique resource to promote interest in and awareness of the available body of captivating concerto literature. It focuses on works suitable for pianists at the intermediate level,

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Piano Teacher's Guide to Creative Composition Piano Teacher's Guide to Creative Composition
Carol Klose - Hal Leonard Corporation

This book is meant to assist teachers who wish to introduce their students to creative composition but have limited lesson time available and feel the need for some direction in starting and continuing the... view details
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Pitch Perfect Pitch Perfect (The Quest for Collegiate A Cappella Glory)
Mickey Rapkin - Alfred Music Publishing

The roots of unaccompanied vocal music stretch all the way back to the Gregorian chants of the Middle Ages, and collegiate a cappella singing is more than a century old. But what was once largely an Ivy League... view details
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A Place in the Choir A Place in the Choir (Finding Harmony in a World of Many Voices)
John Jacobson - Hal Leonard Corporation

In a world full of conflicting voices, it's not always easy to find your own.  John Jacobson brings you a garden of beautiful flowers, "flowers that sing," in this collection of heartwarming essays and... view details
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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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Popular Choral Handbook Popular Choral Handbook (New Techniques for Pop, Jazz, and Show Choir Directors)
Scott Fredrickson - Scott Music Publications

Choral directors everywhere are endorsing this superb resource!  This handbook contains more than 300 pages of techniques and concepts for pop, jazz, and show choir style and interpretation that have been... view details
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Music Assessment Across Cultures and Continents Music Assessment Across Cultures and Continents (The Culture of Shared Practice)
Tim Brophy - GIA Publications

What are the purposes of music education assessment?  What are the best strategies and techniques?  How does assessment improve music teaching and learning?  What are the shared research priorities for music... view details
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The Practice of Assessment in Music Education The Practice of Assessment in Music Education
Timothy Brophy - GIA Publications

Can assessing student music learning in the classroom improve music teaching and learning?  The answer is a resounding "Yes!" according to 163 assessment scholars, researchers, music administrators, students,... view details
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Practicing Successfully Practicing Successfully (A Masterclass in the Musical Art)
Elizabeth Green - GIA Publications

This book tackles one of the necessary challenges to all musicians -- the art of practicing.   In this text, the author gives suggestions on how to keep  practice sessions focused, interesting and productive.... view details
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Practicing the Piano Practicing the Piano (How Students, Parents, and Teachers Can Make Practicing More Effective)
Nancy O'Neill Breth - Hal Leonard Corporation

Practicing the Piano offers a broad selection of practice tips with musical examples to help students of all ages find imaginative solutions to pianistic problems. The books explores how to organize... view details
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Prepare! 2014-2015 Prepare! 2014-2015
David L. Bone & Mary Scifres - Abingdon Press

The 2014-2015 worship planner is an all-in-one resource that helps both the music director and pastor plan the worship service for each Sunday and holy day of the year. Prepare! is lectionary-based

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Prepare! 2015/2016 Prepare! 2015/2016
David L. Bone & Mary Scifres - Abingdon Press

The 2015-2016 worship planner is an all-in-one resource that helps both the music director and pastor plan the worship service for each Sunday and holy day of the year. Prepare! is lectionary-based

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Prepare! 2016/2017 Prepare! 2016/2017
David L. Bone & Mary Scifres - Abingdon Press

The 2016-2017 worship planner is an all-in-one resource that helps both music director and pastor plan the worship service for each Sunday and holy day of the year. Prepare! is

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Prepare! Prepare! (2017 - 2018)
David L. Bone & Mary Scifres - Abingdon Press

The 2017-2018 worship planner is an all-in-one resource that helps both music director and pastor plan the worship service for each Sunday and holy day of the year. Prepare! is

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