Introducing the first-ever curriculum for high school band! EssentialMusicianship for Band is the perfect tool to assist your ensemble i n developing the skills needed to read, rehearse, and perform band repertoire with precision and artistry. Using proven methods for superior sound production and ensemble technique, your students will transform printed notes into a meaningful musical experience. Fits easily into the traditional concert band setting.
Masterwork Studies focuses on six landmark compositions for band (score/parts not included). The included CD-ROM features:
1. Exemplary recordings of each work, performed by some of the world's finest ensembles
2. Practice “loops” on the more difficult passages for each individual instrument, including tempo adjustment software, on-screen assessment, and a built-in metronome
3. Scale, arpeggio, and articulation studies in all keys
Also available in the Essential Musicianship curriculum:
Ensemble Concepts (HL00960059-00960077). Designed to help ensembles to acquire maximum performance skillswhile increasing overall musicianship. Every aspect of ensemble develop ment is introduced individually, in developmental order, then combined for more advanced practice.
EnsembleConcepts - Fundamental Level (HL00960110 – 00960127)
Ensem ble Concepts – Intermediate Level (HL00960129 – 00960146)