• Each Book Includes My EE Library• Start-up Video learn the basics• Play-along mp3 features a professional player on your instrument• Duets and Trios print and play parts with friends• Music Listening Library hear great pieces for band
Essential Elements for Band offers beginning students sound pedagogy and engaging music, all carefully paced to successfully start young players on their musical journey. EE features both familiar songs and specially designed exercises, created and arranged for the classroom in a unison-learning environment, as well as instrument-specific exercises to focus each student on the unique characteristics of their own instrument. EE provides both teachers and students with a wealth of materials to develop total musicianship, even at the beginning stages.
Essential Elements now includes Essential Elements Interactive (EEi), the ultimate online music education resource.
Double Bar: Indicates the end of a piece of music
Repeat Sign: Without stopping, play once again from the beginning
Eighth Notes: Each Eighth Note = 1/2 Bear
2 Eighth Notes = 1 Beat
Play on down and up taps
Two or more Eighth Notes have a beam across the stems
When the Saints Go Marching In - Band Arrangement
Old Macdonald had a Band - Section Feature
Ode to Joy (from Symphony No. 9)
Hard Rock Blues - Encore
Rubank Scale and Arpeggio Studies
Trumpet Key of G (Concert F)
Trumpet Key of B Flat (Concert A Flat) In this key signature, play all B Flats and E Flats