Adventures in Band Building

How to Turn "Less Than It Could Be" into "More Than It Should Be"


Learn the ins and outs of leading a band to musical excellence from a veteran with more than twenty-five years of practical, real-world experience. Author Thomas McCauley writes in an engaging, conversational style that feels as if you are chatting over coffee, learning about insights, mistakes, revelations, and triumphs that would help any band director. Chapter topics include:<br>Job interviews<br>You are the new band what?<br>Repertoire is important...choose wisely<br>Study and preparation<br>The Lesson Plan is the score<br>The first ten minutes<br>ItÂ’s always the person on the podium<br>Competition<br>Smart instrument substitutions<br>Mental resolve<br>Marvelous materials to help you on your journey<br><p>Join McCauley as he discusses the universal challenges band directors face on the way to growing their band into its musical best.</p>

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Author Thomas McCauley
Publisher GIA Publications
Stock Code G9080
Supplier Item ID G-9080
ISBN10 000108842X
ISBN13 9781622771738
Medium Softcover
Category Reference
Subcategory 1 Music Teaching