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Single Reed Instruments: Questions and Answers    Saxophone:  Q: How do I stop the high pitched squeaks that often come out of my saxophone section? PJ: Most of the time, extremely high pitched squeaks are due to the student not putting enough of the lower lip over the bottom teeth. The result is not enough cushion which would also give th ...
2016 Concert Band Festival & Symposium LIVE Series See Schedule and Program Titles Below February 5-6th. NBA Concert Band Symposium (West Chester University)March 11-12th. Ronald R. Sutherland Wind Festival (Fresno State University), May 6-7th. Illinois SuperState Concert Band Festival  Enter Below to Win! &nb ...
US Army All-American Marching Band Recorded Live January 9, 2016      ...
    Video Conferencing and "Live" Music  Technology   and Jazz Education Workshops  by Dr. John Kuzmich Jr.    Find Out More >>     Associate Editor  Roslyn Kuzmich >>  John Kuzmich Jr. HOME 1. V.I.P. Music Publishers2. Essential Jazz Instructional Mater ...
Recorded LIVE Thursday, December 3, 2015LSU Union Theater COMPOSERS' INK A Special Concert of World Premiers and Visiting Composersand theInternationally Acclaimed Third Coast Percussion Ensemble ...
  Jamey Aebersold Presents: Notable Product Upgrades! The Jamey Aebersold play-along recordings have been available since 1967 and have been the standard for jazz education improvisation practice and study ever since with 133 play-along CD volumes available. This library of CD recordings represent a vast repertory of major jazz luminaries (Charlie Par ...
By: John Kuzmich Jr. John Kuzmich Jr. HOME 1. V.I.P. Music Publishers2. Essential Jazz Instructional Materials: "Best of the Rest3. Cutting-Edge Pedagogy Considerations4. Meet the Pros: Videoconferencing Series 5. Technology Reviews6. Band Jamming 1017. Spotlight Trends8. Technology Reviews   Spotlight Trends Jamey Aebersold Presents: Notabl ...
Back to Band Jamming 101   Essential Instructional & Organizational Techniques In Developing a Successful Jazz Band Program   by John Kuzmich, Jr., Ph.D. http://www.banddirector.com   Three Significant Dilemmas for Music - Jazz Education! Unfortunately today, many music educators are not necessarily trained or familiar with how to ...
By: John Kuzmich Jr. John Kuzmich Jr. HOME 1. V.I.P. Music Publishers2. Essential Jazz Instructional Materials: "Best of the Rest3. Cutting-Edge Pedagogy Considerations4. Meet the Pros: Videoconferencing Series 5. Technology Reviews6. Band Jamming 1017. Spotlight Trends8. Technology Reviews       Band Jamming 101 Essential Instruct ...
THE ART OF CHOOSING A SAXOPHONE MOUTHPIECE By Dr. Eugene Rousseau There has been a debate over the years regarding the question of materials used for manufacturing both instruments and mouthpieces. A great number of saxophonists believe that metal mouthpieces are exclusively for playing jazz, and that hard rubber mouthpieces are for playing classical per ...
Tenor Madness Redux? Jeff Coffin Meets BobMintzer        ...
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Bob Rogers Travel Presents Thanksgiving Parade of Bands LIVE from Disney's Hollywood Studios        Momentary delay Parade will begin soon   ...
Essential Jazz Instructional Materials: “Best of the Rest”See More "Best of the Rest" Volume 2 Improvisation Handbook Jazz Handbook by Jamey Aebersold, Jamey Aebersold Jazz, 2000, 2010, 2013, www.jazzbooks.com. Download a free hard copy from web site in English and French. Designed to provide improvisation basics to both music educators and as ...
  See PRIZES Below Sign Up NOW!!!2015 Viewer's Choice Marching Festival Series LIVE from: Southern California Judges AssociationMarching Championships Send Your Shout Outs or Questions to Lance LaDuke Text 412-508-9494 or Twitter @LaLaLaDuke 3:00pm (Central) Kimberly Beaver “Band Tower Safety” 4:00pm (Central) Gary E. Smi ...
How Brass Playing Does Its Part to Save The World. An article by Dan Gosling aka The ChopSaver Guy  My goal in creating ChopSaver Lip Care was to alleviate some of the pain and suffering that can happen to brass and woodwind instrument players. I had no idea it would become recommended by doctors and nurses across the country. How did that happen? ...
Improve Your Brass Section with the Arnold Jacobs-CSO Approach Dr. Joe W. NeislerProfessor of Horn Illinois State University 2015 This discussion of relaxed, efficient, artistic brass playing will feature magazine and website quotes by Arnold Jacobs and the legendary Chicago Symphony Orchestra brass. Sound Charles Vernon, bass trombone of the CSO, wrote in ...
Covering the Visual Category                Whether it’s at a marching festival, a   parade or your own halftime show, audiences and judges are always looking for that “something extra” to provide memorable visual excitement.  No doubt excellent musical and marching performance ...
By: John Kuzmich Jr. John Kuzmich Jr. HOME 1. V.I.P. Music Publishers2. Essential Jazz Instructional Materials: "Best of the Rest3. Cutting-Edge Pedagogy Considerations4. Meet the Pros: Videoconferencing Series 5. Technology Reviews6. Band Jamming 1017. Spotlight Trends8. Technology Reviews     V.I.P. Shortcuts for Selecting Jazz Charts - ...
MSU Live: Clarinets                             ...