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Concert Band

Create better understanding with solid pedagogy and a clean and clear format. Foster more effective practice with MasterClass videos and varied accompaniments. Help your students grow in their understanding and abilities as ensemble musicians with Ensemble Development books.

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String Orchestra

Logical sequence, clean pages, and clear explanations combined with MasterClass videos and varied accompaniments will foster better comprehension and better execution of technique. Emphasize playing with a characteristic beautiful sound with Sound Development and Creative Warm-Ups books.

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Utilize solid pedagogy and technology to provide your students with the skills needed to play modern guitar with a focus on real-world guitar skills. Levels are available for both middle/high school and elementary students.

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Sound Percussion

Best-selling author Dave Black has teamed up with instrumental music teacher Chris Bernotas to write this complete and comprehensive resource for individual or group instruction.

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Sound Artistry Intermediate Method

This comprehensive book features lessons suitable for intermediate-to-advanced players with a focus on instrument-specific exercises—perfect for use after any method book to bridge the gap to conservatory methods.

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MakeMusic Cloud

Still the trusted way to connect teachers and students, MakeMusic Cloud (SmartMusic) is now in the cloud so it works with the devices your students have today. Sound Innovations, Book 1 for strings and concert band are always free in MakeMusic Cloud.

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