The Standard of Excellence Comprehensive Band Method Books 1 and 2 combine a strong performance-centered approach with music theory, music history, ear training, listening composition, improvisation, and interdisciplinary and multicultural studies. The result is the most complete band method available anywhere.
The Standard of Excellence ENHANCED Comprehensive Band Method Books 1 & 2 SECOND EDITION combines a strong performance-centered approach with music theory, music history, ear training, listening, composition, improvisation, and interdisciplinary and multicultural studies. Each book includes personalized access to Accompaniment Recordings, flash cards, plus a full-function recording studio, tuner, and more all powered by Pyware's desktop or mobile INTERACTIVE Practice Studio. Students will find the new package makes practicing not only more fun but more effective, too! The result is one of the most complete band methods available anywhere.
NOTE: Contents include two CDs ONLY. (Physical book is NOT INCLUDED)
Festival Solos Book 2 offers fifteen additional solos written for students in their second year of study. The arrangers have chosen classic literature from master composers, providing young musicians with unparalleled musical experiences. As with Book 1, Festival Solos Book 2 comes with an instrument specific CD for listening and accompaniment purposes. A separate piano accompaniment book provides opportunities for practice or performance with a live accompanist. Perfect for contests, festivals, concerts, and private study!
Piano Accompaniment book sold separately.
Minimum instrumentation for method effectiveness 2-XE, 1-XB, 2-TP, 1-TB, 1-P, 1-B, 1-D The SOE Jazz Ensemble Method is designed for use by mid, JR, HS, community jazz ensembles, and in the private studio. the book is divided into three sections, each representing a different jazz style: rock, swing, and Latin. Each section contains rhythm studies and improvisation studies which may be played with other members of the ensemble or with accompanying CD (affixed to the back cover). Each section of the book also includes jazz chart (13 total) that applies what is learned in the rhythm and improvisation studies. The flexible scoring allows for a full-sounding ensemble with as few as half the standard instrumentation. The director's score include tips on player selection, band setup, audio reinforcement, music selection, rehearsal suggestions etc. The SOE Jazz Ensemble Method will be for both the seasoned jazz band diector and the band director with little or no experience at all.
First Performance is a collection of 13 Very Easy/Easy (Grade ½ - Grade 1) pieces for beginning band. The variety of styles including marches, folk songs Latin, rock, blues, transcriptions, and holiday music provide fun and exciting repertoire for beginning bands from the very first concert and throughout the year. Each selection is composed to ensure student success with extensive cross-cueing, limited ranges, and interesting parts for all sections. First Performance provides quality literature ideal for concerts, contests, and all first-year, programming needs!
Standard Of Excellence: Enhanced Comprehensive Band Method Book 1 (B-Flat Trumpet/Cornet). Partitions, CD, CD-Rom pour Trompette, Cornet
A great resource for novice or expert.
In order to achieve success, students must enjoy the music they re playing and here s the collection of tunes that everyone will love! First Performance Plus includes 13 Songs for Beginning Band - Grades 0.5 to 1.5 - that represent a variety of musical styles such as rock, swing, marches, and traditional folk songs.
Each piece was composed or arranged especially for first and second year band students to provide a repertoire of varied, fun, and exciting concert, contest, and festival music. Whether or not you've used First Performance, First Performance Plus will help you lead your band in the right direction!