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The Tradition of Excellence comprehensive Band Method is a music educator's dream; a flexible performance centered curriculum that seamlessly blends classic and contemporary pedagogy and cutting-edge technology.

Brce Pearson
and Ryan Nowlin present a systematic comprehensive musicianship curriculum second-to-none.

  

TRADITION OF EXCELLENCE - BOOK 1
Tradition of Excellence is a flexible performance-centered band method that seamlessly blends classic and contemporary pedagogy, instrument-specific DVD's, and the cutting-edge interactive practice studio technology. Bruce Pearson and Ryan Nowlin present a systematic comprehensive musicianship curriculum that is second-to-none.
 

Baritone/Euphonium W61BC

Bassoon
W61BN

BBb Tuba
W61BS

Eb Tuba
W61BSE

Tuba T.C.
W61BSG

Bb Clarinet
W61CL

Bb Bass Clarinet
W61CLB

Eb Alto Clarinet
W61CLE

Electric Bass
W61EBS  RM22.22

Flute
W61FL

Eb Horn
W61HE

F Horn
W61HF

Oboe
W61OB

Piano/Guitar Accomp
W61PG

Percussion
W61PR

Trombone
W61TB

Trombone T.C.
W61TBG

Baritone/Euphonium T.C.
W61TC

Bb Trumpet/Cornet
W61TP

Bb Tenor Saxophone
W61XB

Eb Alto Saxophone
W61XE

Full scores, which include piano/guitar accompaniments, enhance students’ performance experience in rehearsals, recitals, and concerts.

A Resource Center helps you easily find comprehensive lesson plans and quizzes, directs you to related topics in Excellence in Theory

Standards-based Objectives for Student Learning assist in planning, and provide a basis for evaluation of student progress.

Eb Baritone Saxophone W61XR

Conductor Score
W61F

A Comprehensive Curricular, Pedagogical, and Administrative Resource W74

Complete Conductor Package W61FCP

 

 

 TRADITION OF EXCELLENCE - BOOK 2

Baritone/Euphonium
W62BC

Basson
W62BN

BBb Tuba
W62BS

Eb Tuba
WS62BSE

Tuba T.C
WS62BSG

Bb Clarinet
W62CL

Bb Bass Clarinet W62CLB

Eb Alto Clarinet W62CLE

Electric Bass W62EBS

Conductor Score W62F

Flute W62FL

Eb Horn W62HE

F Horn W62HF

Oboe W62OB

Piano/Guitar Accompaniment W62PG

Percussion W62PR

Trombone W62TB

Trombone T.C. W62TBG

Baritone/Euphonium T.C. W62TC

Bb Trumpet/Cornet W62TP

Bb Tenor Saxophone W62XB


Tomorrow's Technology

Revolutionary Interactive Practice Studio™ and Interactive Teacher Studio™ applications that offer
     intuitive virtual student and teacher environments
State-of-the-art accompaniment recordings
Instrument-specific DVDs containing video lessons, accompaniments, and importable audio files
Downloadable lesson plans, worksheets, and editable forms
Interactive whiteboard-ready
Subscription-based SmartMusic ® support

Eb Alto Saxophone W62XE

Eb Baritone Saxophone W62XR

         

 TRADITION OF EXCELLENCE - TECHNIQUE & MUSICIANSHIP

Designed for musicians who have completed a second year of study in any method, this important new book features scales, thirds, and arpeggios; technique, articulation, and melodious etudes; plus excerpts from the classical repertoire and full-band chorales in 16 major and minor keys. With emphasis placed on specific musicianship skills, plus options for differentiated learning and instruction, it goes above and beyond technique books of the past. Whether used in private lessons or in a group, Tradition of Excellence: Technique and Musicianship is sure to improve technical ability and enhance artistic sensitivity for all band students!
 

Baritone/Euphonium B.C. - W64BC
Bassoon - W64BN
Bb Tuba - W64BS
Eb Tuba - W64BSE
Tuba T.C. - W64BSG
Bb Clarinet - W64CL
Bb Bass Clarinet - W64CLB
Bb Alto Clarinet - W64CLE
Electric Bass - W64EBS
Flute - W64FL
 

Eb Horn - W64HE
F Horn - W64HF
Oboe - W64OB
Percussion - W64PR
Trombone - W64TB
Trombone T.C. - W64TBG
Baritone/Euphonium T.C. - W64TC
Bb Trumpet/Cornet - W64TP
Eb Tenor Saxophone - W64XB
Eb Alto Saxophone - W64XE
Eb Baritone Saxophone - W64XR

 

 

KJOS BOOKS & RESOURCES QUICK LINKS

Piano
• Complete Curriculum
• Piano Repertoire
• Piano Duets
• Piano Town Series
• Bastien Series

Violin
• Artistry in Strings
• String Basics
• Technic & Practice

Band
• Tradition of Excellence
• Excellence in Theory



 

Jazz
• First Place for Jazz
• That's Jazz (Method)
• That's Jazz (Performance & Christmas)
•
Jazz Piano

 

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