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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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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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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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Work-Life Balance for Music Educators Work-Life Balance for Music Educators (Real Stories, Real Strategies, Real Solutions)
Paul Kimpton & Ann Kaczkowski Kimpton - GIA Publications

Music educators are familiar with the teaching difficulties that occur in the music education trenches, but many are not ready to deal with the less-discussed challenges such as how to balance teaching and

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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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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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The Artistry of Teaching and Making Music The Artistry of Teaching and Making Music
Richard Floyd - GIA Publications

With over 50 years of experience as a teacher and conductor, the author presents strategies to help your ensemble improve technique as well as achieve artistic and musical results. Each chapter contains

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Musicianship-Focused Curriculum and Assessment Musicianship-Focused Curriculum and Assessment
Colleen Conway - GIA Publications

An in-depth guide to lesson and rehearsal planning that provides a concise method for aligning music instruction with the Core Arts Standards while continuing to focus on active music

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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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Seriously?! Seriously?! (Ruminations, Affirmations, and Observations About the State of Music Education)
Scott Lang - GIA Publications

Written in a warm and conversational style, readers are invited to sit down, pull up a chair, and stay awhile to ponder this profession called music education. This is the kind of book you'll not only read

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Completing the Circle: Considerations for Change in the Performance of Music Completing the Circle: Considerations for Change in the Performance of Music
Bud Beyer - GIA Publications

This book is a culmination of the author's years of experience working with musicians from around the world. Topics include: musicianship as communication, memorization, the art of practice, the art of

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Music: From Skill to Art Music: From Skill to Art
Bobby L. Adams - GIA Publications

The author discusses the relative importance of technical prowess versus musical expressiveness. He makes the case for expressive musicianship as a learned skill, and provides a road map for directors and

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Marching Along: The Autobiography of John Philip Sousa Marching Along: The Autobiography of John Philip Sousa (Recollections of Men, Women, and Music)
John Philip Sousa - GIA Publications

In print with the original text for the first time in decades, here is the intriguing autobiography Sousa wrote in the final years of his life. Contained within are amusing and insightful reflections of the

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Music Education Letter Exchanges Music Education Letter Exchanges
Edwin E. Gordon & Donald Pond - GIA Publications

How do we truly know when a young child's vocalizations make the transition from babble to musical structure?  What role can music educators play?  What does it mean to sequence instruction at

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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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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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Collaboration in the Ensemble Arts Working and Playing Well with Others Collaboration in the Ensemble Arts Working and Playing Well with Others
Tim Sharp - GIA Publications

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Tanglewood II: Summoning the Future of Music Education Tanglewood II: Summoning the Future of Music Education
Anthony Palmer & Andre de Quadros - GIA Publications

A team of leaders in the music education profession gathered a series of events over two years, a worthy successor of the famous Tanglewood symposium of 1967. This remarkable book is the culmination of their... 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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Making Music Cooperatively Making Music Cooperatively
Carol Huffman - GIA Publications

Incorporate both cooperative learning and active music making into your music classroom with this educational resource! When cooperative learning is set in place, the students become teachers of other... view details
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Making Musical Meaning Making Musical Meaning (Unlocking the Value of Music Education in the Age of Innovation)
Elizabeth Sokolowski - GIA Publications

This book serves as an important bridge between passion and practical implementation of music learning in the classroom.  Topics covered include rigor and relevance, a professional framework for teaching,... view details
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Mentoring in the Ensemble Arts Mentoring in the Ensemble Arts
Tim Sharp - GIA Publications

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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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The Musician's Soul The Musician's Soul
James Jordan - GIA Publications

The Musician's Soul starts all musicians on a journey to the higher plane of artistic self-expression and soulful spirituality. Words of wisdom are based on Jordan's own journey as a conductor, yet... view details
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Media Cassette Recording
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