The book that started the Essential Elements Band Method features music history right in the book, band arrangements, Dr. Tim parent letter, quizzes, and a rhythm-based sequence. Effective pedagogy, a logical sequence of skills, innovative parental communication tools, multicultural songs, duets and full band arrangements, and much more, create a method designed to help kids succeed.
Yamaha Band Student will appeal to teachers looking for a well-paced lesson sequence that keeps students motivated to continue past the first critical year. It is affordably priced, attractively presented and meets the needs of today's students and educators. Each level includes numerous songs, duets, trios and four full-band arrangements right in the method itself---perfect for first-year concerts.
Tradition of Excellence by Bruce Pearson and Ryan Nowlin is a comprehensive and innovative curriculum designed to appeal to today s students. The music; the dynamic look; the scope and sequence; the tools for differentiated instruction; the smooth pacing with careful review; and the included INTERACTIVE Practice StudioTM make Tradition of Excellence the fastest growing band method today!
(Woodwind Method). Once you've completed the studies and exercises in Volumes 1 and 2, this volume offers more advanced study of saxophone technique. An awareness of rhythmic notation and rhythmic interpretation are essential in developing reading skills. Features include syncopated rhythms and unconventional rhythmic notation, double-time exercises in a variety of meters, and 15 etudes incorporating all of the rhythmic concepts presented.
The Giants of Jazz series is designed to provide a method for studying, analyzing, imitating and assimilating the idiosyncratic and general facets of the styles of various jazz giants. The Rollins book provides many transcriptions, plus discography, biographical data, style traits, genealogy, and bibliography.
The Voggenreiter Saxophone Wall Chart offers loads of useful information in a compact space. Here the saxophonist will find essential tips in clear large print including exercises for developing intonation, breath control and tone quality, a versatile Universal Exercise for developing dynamics, articulation, and vibrato plus a comprehensive easy to read fingering chart. An indispensable tool for every saxophonist! Large size DIN A1 35 x 24"(59.4 x 84cm) landscape format, flat/rolled.
A complete warm-up technique book containing units on lip slurs, chorales, major scales and scale studies, minor scales, chromatic scales, arpeggios, interval studies, articulation and dynamic studies, rhythm studies, and rudiment review. Written by James D. Ployhar, with individual tuning suggestions and warm-up exercises by additional experts on each instrument.
(Music Sales America). Play blues and tunes by Charlie Parker plus popular songs in this third book in the series. You'll also learn how to develop your sight reading and improvising skills. Contents: A Man and a Woman * A Whiter Shade of Pale * Baker Street * Creole Love Song * Eleanor Rigby * Georgia on My Mind * Hawaii Five-O * I Left My Heart in San Francisco * Just the Two of Us * Just the Way You Are * Lullaby of Birdland * Old Castle * Perdido * St. Patrick's Day * Take the "A" Train * The Irish Washerwoman * The Pink Panther * The Tenpenny Bit.
This book for Soprano and Tenor Saxophone contains a collection of pieces for elementary level players (Grade 1-3). With works by composers such as Bizet and Vivaldi, standing aside the ever-popular Pam Wedgwood and Paul Harris, players are sure to find this music both stimulating and appealing.
The solo Soprano/Tenor Saxophone part is also included on a separate insert.