Concert Band DVDs and CDs


With updated liner notes and a redesigned cover, this stellar recording offers a collection of ten of Claude Smith's more recognized concert band classics. Performed by the University of Kansas Symphonic Bands under the direction of Ken Bloomquist and Robert E. Foster. Features: Boys of the Old Brigade; Citation; Dramatic Prelude; Festival Variations; Rejoice in Glorious Hope; Chorale and Allegro; Danse Folatre; Emperata Overture; Incidental Suite and Variations on a Revolutionary Hymn.
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4060013
Concert Band 
 
$18.95



The Advancing Bassist’s Handbook is the most thorough guide to practicing the bass available. It covers everything that you would expect to find in such a book, plus many things that other books do not address, such as the psychology of practicing and how to practice without your instrument. It also includes a walk-through of a hypothetical practice session along with specific descriptions of how to practice several common works from the literature. If you sincerely want to improve as a bassist, or if you want to get the most out of your practice time but don’t know how, then this is the book for you.

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4200040
Paperback Book 
 
$24.95



The Advancing Cellist’s Handbook is the most thorough guide to practicing the cello available. It covers everything that you would expect to find in such a book, plus many things that other books do not address, such as the psychology of practicing and how to practice without your instrument. It also includes a walk-through of a hypothetical practice session along with specific descriptions of how to practice several common works from the literature. If you sincerely want to improve as a cellist, or if you want to get the most out of your practice time but don’t know how, then this is the book for you.

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4200030
Paperback Book 
 
$24.95



The Advancing Violinist’s Handbook is the most thorough guide to practicing the violin available. It covers everything that you would expect to find in such a book, plus many things that other books do not address, such as the psychology of practicing and how to practice without your instrument. It also includes a walk-through of a hypothetical practice session along with specific descriptions of how to practice several common works from the literature. If you sincerely want to improve as a violinist, or if you want to get the most out of your practice time but don’t know how, then this is the book for you.

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4200010
Paperback Book 
 
$24.95



The Advancing Violist’s Handbook is the most thorough guide to practicing the viola available. It covers everything that you would expect to find in such a book, plus many things that other books do not address, such as the psychology of practicing and how to practice without your instrument. It also includes a walk-through of a hypothetical practice session along with specific descriptions of how to practice several common works from the literature. If you sincerely want to improve as a violist, or if you want to get the most out of your practice time but don’t know how, then this is the book for you.

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4200020
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$24.95



Bass Fingerings: Improve Your Left-Hand Game is a concise but thorough treatise and workbook on the many facets of devising fingerings for the bass. The book, primarily designed for intermediate bassists, systematically discusses all of the many factors and priorities that affect fingering decisions. Then, readers get to test their knowledge and understanding by trying their hand at numerous short quizzes, each of which is followed by Whitcomb’s suggested fingerings. This is a one-of-a-kind book that is sure to significantly improve your ability to devise excellent fingerings quickly.

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4200060
Paperback Book 
 
$21.95



Cello Fingerings: Improve Your Left-Hand Game is a concise but thorough treatise and workbook on the many facets of devising fingerings for the cello. The book, primarily designed for intermediate cellists, systematically discusses all of the many factors and priorities that affect fingering decisions. Then, readers get to test their knowledge and understanding by trying their hand at numerous short quizzes, each of which is followed by Whitcomb’s suggested fingerings. This is a one-of-a-kind book that is sure to significantly improve your ability to devise excellent fingerings quickly.

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4200050
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$21.95



Exclusively from Wingert-Jones Publications, this 90-minute educational DVD covers nine of the world's greatest marches, as conducted by Col. John R. Bourgeois, director of "The President's Own" U.S. Marine Band for nearly 40 years. This insightful clinic features the University of Kansas Symphonic Band, Robert E. Foster, conductor. Titles include: The Pathfinder of Panama (American - Sousa); Old Comrades (German - Teike); Children of the Regiment (Czechoslovakian - Fucik); Marche Indienne (French - Sellenick); Marche of the Belgian Parachutist (Belgian - Leemans); A Slavic Farewell (Russian - Agapkin); Semper Fidelis (American - Sousa) and others.
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4060014
Concert Band 
 
$29.95



Selections include: Semper Fidelis (Sousa); Symphony No. 3 "Slavyanskaya" (Kozhevnikov); Florentiner March (Fucik); Elsa's Procession to the Cathedral (Wagner); Children of the Regiment (Fucik); Marche Indienne (Sellenick); Marching Along (Sousa); Old Comrades (Teike); Looking Upward Suite (Sousa); and A Slavic Farewell (Agapkin).
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4060020
Concert Band 
 
$18.95



Works of acclaimed composer Daniel Bukvich including his intense composition Symphony No. 1 (In Memoriam Dresden, 1945). Also included are Celebrate/Celebration; Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestral Winds; Agincourt Hymn; Cowboys; Four Phrases from Psalm 91 and Before Thy Throne I Now Appear.
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4060051
Concert Band 
 
$18.95



The smallest member of the woodwind section is brought to center stage in Tracy Harris' comprehensive volume. An irreplaceable resource for piccolo players, private instructors and band directors, with original music by Todd Harris, this book discusses all topics pertinent to the piccolo: construction, approach, breathing, embouchure, intonation and much, much more. There is even a section dedicated to the most famous piccolo part ever written: the trio from The Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa. Fingering charts, trill charts, ensemble music and warm-ups all come together in this players' companion that will help any flutist tame the tiny pipe with the mighty voice.

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3055221
Paperback Book 
 
$15.95



This impressive recording by the Texas Tech University Band is a hallmark of Claude Smith's works with the composer himself conducting. It contains twelve of Smith's band works, with updated program notes and historical information for each piece. The result is an enhanced double CD with superb fidelity that sheds new light on one of the most celebrated composers of the 20th century. Includes: Eternal Father, Strong to Save; Sonus Ventorum; Concert Dance and Intermezzo; Acclamation; Declaration Overture; God of our Fathers; Joyance; Concert Variations; Prelude Variations; Credence; Overture Romantique and March Spiritoso.

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4060101
Concert Band Double Set
 
$24.95