Orchestra Expressions, Book 2
Orchestra Expressions, Book 2. By Kathleen DeBerry Brungard, Michael L. Alexander, Gerald E. Anderson, and Sandra Dackow. Published by Alfred.
Here's what you'll do with Orchestra Expressions, Book 2:
- Play great songs such as "Over the Rainbow," Batman," "This Land Is Your Land," and "Star Wars (Main Title)."
- Listen to and play a variety of styles of music included popular, traditional, classical, folk, and patriotic.
- Read and write music; compose and improvise
- Perform in a concert and play for your family and friends
- Be a conductor of the orchestra
- Learn about composers, such as Antonin Dvorak, Johann Pachelbel, Jacques Offenbach, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Giuseppe Verdi, George M. Cohen, George Friedrich Handel, Ludwig van Beethoven, Johann Sebastian Bach, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Giacomo Puccini, Georges Bizet, Neal Hefti, and John Williams.
- Discover how music and art or related
- Learn about a variety of the musical ensembles including string orchestra, full orchestra, mariachi band, steel drum band, dixieland jazz band, rock band, and more.
- Play music from around the world, including North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia, and Africa
- Play along with professional musicians on the enclosed CD at home, in class, and in concert
Also available: Orchestra Expressions, Book 1