Essential Elements was the major breakthrough for beginning band methodsin the '90s. Now Essential Elements 2000 will take band programs into t he next millennium! EE2000 features:Œ‡ A CD featuring a professional soloist in every Student Book 1 Œ‡ Great performance music with planned firstconcert. Œ‡ Even more great tunes, motivating students to practice and s tay in band. Œ‡ Special RubankŒ¬ Studies Œ‡ Better pacing, sequencing and reinforcement. Œ‡ Theory, history and creativity exercises integrated intoeach student book.