A collection of carefully selected violin and cello etudes flexibly scored to provide maximum benefits in technical and musical growth for all string players. Useful as concert material and for tonal development, pitch accuracy, bowing skills and ensemble playing. A unison version, an orchestrated version and duet parts for each etude are included.
Title: Variables, By Kolar, Henry, Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Co.
"High Strung" is Barrage's much anticipated 3rd studio album and features entirely new music written and recorded between 2005 and 2007. This album has a wonderful and engaging mixture of original songs, traditional melodies and some very popular re-workings of classic hits of the past. Compact Disc.
Songs include 1. Amor Perdido 2. Samuel's Vision 3. The Show Goes On 4. Simcha 5. Bolero 6. Devil's Nightmare 7. La Bastringue 8. Asturias 9. A Life Worth Living 10. Ghost Riders 11. Dig A Little Deeper
By Lorely Zgonc. For individual or group lessons. This multifaceted string training curriculum targets visual, auditory and kinesthetic learning styles. Optional CD's provide extensive opportunities for practice and performance. Theme-based collections of favorite songs feature mix and match melody/harmony and instrumentation options, allowing musicians of varying playing abilities to perform together. Interchangeable parts present unique performance variations within the different string sections.
Title: Stars and Strings Forever, By Zgonc, Lorely, Published by Stars and Strings Forever
This is the follow-up to the original Jazz Philharmonic Series. It gives students even more beginning through advanced jazz charts to expose them to the world of jazz. Each unit contains a tune, notated solos, backgrounds, bass lines, and parts for piano and percussion. The optional CD provides a professional accompaniment for solos or improvisation.
Title: Jazz Philharmonic Second Set (Book 2), By Sabien, R. and Phillips, B., Published by Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.
Contemporary Rhythm Drills for Band and Orchestra is a 97-page collection of 369 rhythm drills in 5/8, 6/8, 7/8, 8/8 and 9/8 meter that methodically addresses many of the complex metrical passages found in contemporary music. For use with the rhythm drills, major and minor (natural, harmonic, and melodic) scales and Dorian and Mixolydian modes are included for all instruments and all keys. The book can be used as a progressive method, or as a toll for practice of rhythmic challenges found in specific literature. Suggested of high school, college, and university bands and orchestras ? one book for all instruments.
Featuring classic holiday music from a variety of traditions, Barrage "Winter's Tale" is the perfect collection for any Holiday occasion. This new CD is an invigorating and unique arrangement of songs by Barrage's Music Director, Dean Marshall, and features collaboration with guest vocalist, Denmark's Stig Rosen. Compact Disc.
Songs Include: 1. Jingle Bells 2. We Three Kings 3. A Winter's Tale 4. I'll Est Ne 5. Carol of the Bells 6. Bring a Torch 7. O Holy Night 8. Sleigh Ride 9. What Child Is This? 10. Christmas Song 11. God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen 12. Sugar Plum Fairies 13. Winter Wonderland 14. Auld Lang Syne
Barrage "Scrapbook" is a compilation disc of 17 favorite songs surveyed from fans and players during Barrage's 10th anniversary season in 2006. Compact Disc.
Songs include: 1. Old Joe Clark 2. Caypso Jam 3. Allen's Bar 4. Mountain Spring 5. Chopsticken 6. Eleanor Rigby 7. Dark Haired Boy 8. Front Porch Jam 9. Tico Tico 10. Anach Cuan 11.Kumpania 12. Ste. Pattrice 13. Seven Wicked Reels 14. What's Going On? 15. Karen's Air 16. Sing Sing Sing 17. The Ukraine
Harmonic Vision. Win/Mac Hybrid CD-ROM. Music Ace 2, the second title in the highly acclaimed Music Ace series from Harmonic Vision, introduces concepts such as standard notation, rhythm, melody, key signatures, harmony, intervals and more. Maestro Max and his choir of Singing Notes return with more than 2,000 musical examples and a variety of new instruments to provide beginning and intermediate students with a continuing introduction to music fundamentals and theory. Music Ace 2, continues the same fun and engaging format of 24 comprehensive lessons, challenging games and a creative composition tool. Ideal for begining and intermediate music students.
Title: Music Ace 2, Published by Harmonic Vision, Item number: MA104
Music Instruction Software. A fun and colorful education program for teaching the fundamentals of music to beginners. 24 comprehensive lessons that cover such topics as keyboard and staff relationship; pitch identification; note reading; sharps and flats; key signatures; major scales and octaves; treble, bass and grand staff; whole and half steps and more. No midi keyboard required. Windows/Mac hybrid CD-ROM. Also available Music Ace 2.
Title: Music Ace, Published by Harmonic Vision, Item number: MA103
A collection of 50 short pieces which have been compiled and arranged for intermediate string ensembles of all sizes. It features a wide variety of music offering many opportunities to improve and strenghthen intonation.
Title: Fine Tuning, By Spinosa and Rusch, Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Co.