Jazz Activities for the Early Childhood Classroom Jazz Mosaic: Jazz Activities for the Early Childhood Classroom by Louise Rogers and Susan Milligan Jazz Mosaic brings the joy of jazz music into your classroom every day through a variety of age-appropriate, play-centered lessons that can be easily integrated into your existing curriculum. Students ..
About Time!, 18 rhythm stick routines for reading and playing by Andrew Briggs. Recording orchestrated by Tim Hayden.
These energetic rhythmic routines are active learning at its very best. 18 familiar classroom songs are presented with notated rhythm patterns and kinesthetic stick routines: tap them on your knees, click them together, cross wit..
Afro-Brazilian Percussion Guide Book 3: Candomblé by Kirk Brundage
Salvador, Bahia, Brazil is an important cradle of Afro-Brazilian culture, and home to musical styles that form the bedrock of much of today's popular sounds. In this book, author Kirk Brundage gives the reader a special and intimate glimpse into the sacred rhythms of the Afro-Bra..
Alfred's Basic Guitar Method: Complete (Third edition) The Most Popular Method for Learning How to Play by Morty Manus and Ron Manus.
Recognized for over 50 years as the best-paced and most comprehensive guitar method available, Alfred's Basic Guitar Method has introduced over five million beginners to the joy of playing guitar. N..
Alfred's Kid's Drum Course is a fun method that teaches you to play rhythms and songs on a variety of drums and sound sources, including many simple, inexpensive objects found around your home. With two accompanying CDs that always let you hear how the music should sound, each lesson is explained in plain language that's easy to understand. Pl..
Alfred’s Kid’s Guitar Course: Complete - The Easiest Guitar Method Ever! by Ron Manus and L. C. Harnsberger
Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course is the #1 best-selling guitar method for kids. This award-winning ("Best Product of the Year" ---Disney's iParenting Media Award) method is the easiest guitar method ever for kids ages 5 and up.
A fun and innovative way to learn about musical instruments! These are real playing cards divided into four suits, each representing a different family of instruments: Brass, Woodwind, String, and Percussion. Four jokers are included as well, each providing a brief description of the corresponding instrument family. Deal me in!
Each card contain..
Alfred's Tonechime Arrangements by Preston Hancock III.
This collection contains 8 favourite songs arranged for instant tonechime performance. The songs contain 22 of the 25 notes found in the basic two-octave tonechime set. Individual parts are provided for each note. There are also three extra parts provided - one for the conductor and two oth..
Alfred's Tonechime Method by Preston Hancock III.
32 pages, 14 songs. Method for tonechimes (hand bells) that teaches how to play the tonechimes as well as how to read music. Includes proper technique for playing and damping sounds, plus arrangements of many songs.
Introduction; Assigning Parts; Care; Tonechime Parts; Tonec..
Celebrate with Sound! by Richard D. Cross. Creative Holiday Chants with Body Percussion and Classroom Instruments. Data CD includes reproducible PDFs.
This fun-filled and easy-to-use book offers an educational way to celebrate the holidays! Each chant presents three stepping stones to rhythmic reading: practice the spoken ostinatos first, transf..
An introduction to the world's most amazing music and its creators.
Music has always been an amazing way for people to connect with each other and to express their ideas and emotions. In this clear and lively introduction to music, readers take a chronological journey around the world, exploring the sounds and rhythms of different cultures, the ..
Christmas Favourites for Recorder is an easy recorder songbook.
Included in this book are:
Ode to Joy
Jolly Old St. Nicholas
Good King Wenceslas
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Joy to the World
O Christmas Tree
O Little Town of Bethlehem
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
Easy Christmas Pops arranged by Douglas E. Wagner
32 pages, 10 songs. Christmas classics arranged for 2- or 3-octave sets of Handbells or Chimes. Please note that although the arrangements are not difficult, there is no instruction provided in this book.
The Little Drummer Boy " Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer " Grandma Got Ru..
Alfred's Easy series is the fast track to developing a repertoire of well-known and fun-to-play songs, while more experienced players will find an excellent resource of favorite songs. The Easy Hits Ukulele format provides melody, chords, and lyrics for easy "strum and sing" performance - plus suggested strum patterns and TAB for any integral instr..
Everyday Improvisation by Joan Echroth-Riley
Well constructed lessons provide a smooth and easy way to teach improvisation and composition to elementary students (grades 1-4). Each lesson plan begins with a song, chant, or poem; provides prompts for active listening; invites students to improvise as a group and individually; and concludes with a..
This groundbreaking program is a new resource for secondary general music classes, designed to help teachers involve more students in their programs. The book is fully reproducible and includes information and resources to acquaint teachers with hip-hop music and culture, as well as easy-to-use lessons that teach the National Standards for Music Ed..
Gotta Have Games by Greg Foreman & Valeaira Luppens
Reproducible pages included!
Refresh your elementary and middle school general music classes with this collection of games including relay races, memorization tasks, one-on-one competitions, board games, and more. Taken from the classrooms of two veteran general music teachers, these cle..
It's Time for Precorder - A Fun Beginning to the Study of Music. Written by Sandy Feldstein and published by the Suzuki Corporation.
16 pages, 16 songs. Simple instructions for the Precorder, with basic skills and fingering techniques. Includes familiar songs in solo and duet forms, lyrics for singing, theory games and exercises, chord symbols f..
Kids Can Listen, Kids Can Move! with CD by Lynn Kleiner.
40 pages, 25 songs. Creative ideas and stories for movement and percussion-playing suitable for students in preschool and elementary school. March, dance, trot, skip, jump, hide, sleep, play instruments, come in, say goodbye! Lots of fun, this book and CD (25 tracks) will allow teachers an..
Learn to Play the Alfred Way - Baritone Uke by Morton Manus.
48 pages, 25 songs. Everything you need to know to play the baritone ukulele in one book. Written for absolute beginners. Includes strums and a chord dictionary.
Parts of the Ukulele " Holding the Ukulele and the Pick " Tuning " Reading Music " The G7 Chord " Time..