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911 Instrument Repair: The Band Director's Safety Net 911 Instrument Repair: The Band Director's Safety Net (A Tool Box of Secrets and Practical Solutions)
Martha J. Gleich - Martha Gleich

Finally...a book that provides simple solutions for the everyday "emergency" situations that all band directors will be challenged with at one time or another. ... view details
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$12.95
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
Boosters to the Rescue Boosters to the Rescue
David W. Vandewalker - GIA Publications

Boosters to the Rescue! offers practical tools to modernize your program into a 21st-century booster organization that can function as a successful small business and significantly support the

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$44.95
The Brass Player's Cookbook The Brass Player's Cookbook (Creative Recipes for a Successful Performance)
Kenneth Amis - Meredith Music Publications

Here's a  stimulating collection of unique concepts on becoming a successful performer by 57 of today's most outstanding brass professionals.  Problem-solving tips, practical, philosophical concepts and... view details
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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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Claude T. Smith: Harmony from Within Claude T. Smith: Harmony from Within
Pam Smith Kelly - Claude T. Smith Publications

This biography travels through Claude's lifetime, including his birth, childhood, education, life in the army, and career, concluding with the legacy of Claude's life and his impact on today's music.

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$34.99
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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$19.99
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
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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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
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 (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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The Music Parents' Guide The Music Parents' Guide (A Survival Kit for the New Music Parent)
Anthony Mazzocchi - Kinmusic, LLC

Learn simple steps to becoming a great music parent - it's a lot easier than you think! The Music Parents' Guide provides a practical game plan that makes it simple for any parent to be a great

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The Music Teacher's First Year The Music Teacher's First Year (Tales of Challenge, Joy, and Triumph)
Beth Peterson - Meredith Music Publications

From a first-year teacher whose instruments were stolen before entering his building and a teacher who received "hate mail" before her first day, to a teacher whose sensitivity, flexibility and insight

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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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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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The Rehearsal The Rehearsal (A Quick Guide to One Music Teacher’s Most Potent Retention Tool)
David Newell - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

To retain students in music, they need to get hooked on music. More than anything else, it is the daily classroom experience that keeps them in the music program! Every rehearsal minute must be carefully

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So You're the New Band Director: Now What? So You're the New Band Director: Now What?
Philip C. Wise - C L Barnhouse Company

This excellent book addresses all those non-musical aspects of being a Band Director that get in the way of making music: Discipline, Organization, Scheduling, Booster Organizations; Dealing with... view details
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Strategic Plans for a Successful Booster Club Strategic Plans for a Successful Booster Club (Time-Tested Concepts for Breaking Through to the Next Level)
David W. Vandewalker - GIA Publications

This book is the companion resource to Boosters to the Rescue! which provides ready-to-use Word, Excel, and PDF files to help booster clubs set and achieve a long-term vision for their

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The Superior Educator The Superior Educator (A Calm and Assertive Approach to Classroom Management)
Stephen T. McClard - Stephen T McClard

From the youngest professional to the seasoned veteran, every music educator wants success for their students and their music program.  Stephen McClard shows an uncommon gift of perception, rich experience, a... view details
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The Teacher's Guide to Music, Media, and Copyright Law The Teacher's Guide to Music, Media, and Copyright Law
James Frankel - Hal Leonard Corporation

In this era of unprecedented access to information, teachers have a wealth of resources readily available for lesson planning, but determining what legally can and cannot be used in the classroom is a... view details
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Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 1 Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 1 (Revised Second Edition)
ed. Richard Miles - GIA Publications

Freshly revised and completely rewritten, the landmark book that broke new ground now contains more theoretical, practical, and analytical insights than ever.  This greatly expanded Second Edition takes full... view details
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Hardcover Book Second Edition
$53.50
Concert Band CD 3-CD Set: Grades 2-3
$39.50
Concert Band CD 3-CD Set: Grade 4
$39.50
Concert Band CD 4-CD Set: Grade 5
$39.50
Concert Band CD 4-CD Set: Grade 6
$39.50
Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 2 Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 2
ed. Richard Miles - GIA Publications

Taking a multi-cultural approach to band literature and conducting, Volume 2 picks up where  the first top-selling book left off, featuring compelling discussions of the most important issues facing bands... view details
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$48.95
Concert Band CD 3 CD Set: Grades 2-3
$39.50
Concert Band CD 3-CD Set: Grades 4-5
$39.50
Teaching Music Through Performance in Band Teaching Music Through Performance in Band (Solos with Wind Band Accompaniment)
ed. Eugene Migliaro Corporon & Richard Miles - GIA Publications

This ambitious volume assembles in one place, for the first time, a comprehensive listing of 2400 published solos with wind band accompaniment by more then 1000 composers, organized by instrument. Each listed... view details
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$49.95