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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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$47.95
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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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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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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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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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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Jazz: A History of America's Music Jazz: A History of America's Music
Geoffrey C. Ward & Ken Burns - PBS Distribution

Continuing in the tradition of their critically acclaimed works, Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns vividly bring to life the story of the quintessential American music--jazz. Born in the black community of

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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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Maximizing Student Performance: National Core Arts Standards in Secondary Music Ensembles Maximizing Student Performance: National Core Arts Standards in Secondary Music Ensembles
Wendy Barden - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

This practical, 96-page resource provides detailed information to ease understanding and implementation of the 2014 National Core Arts Standards in secondary music ensembles. Each artistic process in the

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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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Range, Transposition & Tuning Range, Transposition & Tuning (A Guide for Over 500 Musical Instruments)
Robert G. Bornstein - Hal Leonard Corporation

Designed for music professionals and students, this extensive resource is the definitive guide for over 500 instruments, including over 190 world music instruments. Music industry veteran, Robert Bornstein,

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Rehearsing the Band, Vol. 2 Rehearsing the Band, Vol. 2
Donald K. Miller - Meredith Music Publications

Band conductors will find a wealth of information provided by a number of talented and accomplished leaders who are not only willing but enthusiastic about sharing their ideas and philosophies with younger

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Rehearsing the Band, Vol. 3 Rehearsing the Band, Vol. 3
John Zarco - Meredith Music Publications

Directors included in this publication represent the very "best of the best" with years of experience conducting and teaching. They freely share their ideas, techniques, and philosophies that are sure to

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The Virtuoso Teacher The Virtuoso Teacher
Paul Harris - Faber Music

By considering The Virtuoso Teacher and how a teacher might attain virtuoso status, renowned educator and writer Paul Harris delves into the core issues of being a teacher and the teaching

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The Winds of Change The Winds of Change (The Evolution Of The American Wind Band)
Frank Battisti - Meredith Music Publications

This book offers discussion on the important wind band personalities and organizations of our time, and provides useful information on hundreds of compositions for the modern band.                             ... view details
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Woodwind Methods Woodwind Methods (An Essential Resource for Educators, Conductors & Students)
Charles West - Meredith Music Publications

Useful as a college woodwind methods class or as a quick reference manual for school band and orchestra directors, this volume provides concise descriptions of instrument similarities and differences,

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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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