Six classic melodies progressively teach scales, division of beat, extended range and part independence. Ideal for first year concert performance.
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Titles include Chorus of Frogs, Mary Had a Little Lamb, Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, Frere Jacques, Ode to Joy, and Furusato.
Yo Goto, master composer and educator, crafts basic music skills into six progressive arrangements for beginning band. Starting in Bb with quarter note two-voice unisons, selection two moves to half-notes, harmony and greater independence. Additional lessons include brass slurs, dotted notes, chorale-style playing, subdivisions, accidentals, phrasing, key signatures, etc. Selections are suitable for first or second semester concert performance. Titles include Chorus of Frogs, Mary Had a Little Lamb, Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, Frere Jacques, Ode to Joy, and Furusato. Includes performance CD and parts for oboe, bassoon, bass clarinet, string bass and mallets.