A collection of music from some of the greatest composers transcribed for the E-flat alto saxophone with piano accompaniment. Ranging in difficulty from intermediate to advanced, the pieces are appropriate for recitals and contests.
Accent on Achievement is a revolutionary, best-selling band method that will excite and stimulate your students through full-color pages and the most complete collection of classics and world music in any band method. The comprehensive review cycle in books 1 & 2 will ensure that students remember what they learn and progress quickly. Also included are rhythm and rest exercises, chorales, scale exercises, and 11 full band arrangements among the first two books. Book 3 includes progressive technical, rhythmic studies and chorales in all 12 major and minor keys. Also included are lip slur exercises for increasing brass instrument range and flexibility. Accent on Achievement meets and exceeds the USA National Standards for music education, grades five through eight. This title is available in SmartMusic.
The Belwin Student Instrumental Course is a course for individual instruction and class instruction of like instruments, at three levels, for all band instruments. Each book is complete in itself, but all books are correlated with each other. Altho
Classic Festival Solos offers the advancing instrumentalist an array of materials graded from easy to more challenging. There are different titles for each instrument, and an assortment of musical styles has been included in each book for variety. Many of the solos appear on state contest lists. Contains: Allegro Appassionata (Saint-Saens, arr. Paine) * Elegy (Massenet, arr. Johnson) * Funiculi Funicula (Denza, arr. Paine) * The Happy Farmer (Schumann, arr. Johnson) * In the Hall of the Mountain King (Grieg, arr. Johnson) * A Little March (Johnson) * Menuet of the Oxen (Haydn, arr. Hawkins) * Panis Angelicus (Franck, arr. Paine) * Prayer of Adoration (Bonacini, arr. Cacavas) * Preludio (Cacavas) * Saraband (Johnson) * Saraband and Minuet (Galliard, arr. Gee) * A Song of Sadness (Tchaikovsky, arr. Cacavas) * Valse (Paine) * Waves of the Danube (Ivanovici, Paine).