Developing the Complete Band Program

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2007-03-01
  • Publisher: Meredith Music Pubns

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This book is a unique resource for both novice and experienced band directors, gathering effective teaching tools from the best in the field. Includes more than 40 chapters on: curriculum, "then and now" of North American wind bands, the anatomy of music making, motivation, program organization and administrative leadership, and much more. "A wonderful resource for all music educators! Dr. Jagow's book is comprehensive and impressive in scope. An excellent book! Bravo!" - Frank L. Battisti, Conductor Emeritus, New England Conservatory Wind Ensemble

Table of Contents

Table of contents
Teaching Pulse And Rhythms
Technique, Style, And Articulation
On Musical Phrase
On Interpretation
On Teaching Emotion To Young Musicians
Suggestions For Encouraging The Heart
March Style
Motivation For A New Century
Intrinsic And Extrinsic Motivation
Scope And Sequence
Motivating From The Heart
7 Steps To Opening A Motivational Bank Account With Your Music Program
What Makes A Great Motivational Teacher?
Assessment And Evaluation
Rehearsal Plans
Selecting Repertoire
Rehearsal Facilities And Equipment
Concert Programming
Auditions And Instrumental Seating
Recruiting And Retention
Music Curriculum Standards
Budget And Program Funding
Support Personnel
Advocacy And Public Relations
Festivals, Camps And Workshops
Organization And Time Management
Music Copyright
Classroom Management And Discipline
P-1 Professional Growth
Technolody's Role In Music Curriculum
P-2 Personal Growth
Q-1 Intelligence Quotient
Q-2 Emotional Quotient
Nurturing Your Ensemble's E.Q.
Snapshot Of The Past
Snapshot Of The Future
Tone Quality
Balance And Blend
Pulse And Rhythm Final Thoughts From The Author
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