A thorough guide/CD combo filled with intermediate to advanced studies for conductors.
The Essential Technique 2000 for Conductors book 3 and CD gives you in-depth instruction to build your band conducting technique. Between the 302-page book and accompanying CD you'll be taught the key centered system, including 9 major and related minor keys, scales, Etudes, short chorales, and music technique exercises. The individual instrument studies are demonstrated by a professional soloist.
The CD contains accompaniments on real instruments, not synthesized music, for a more realistic learning environment. The special studies section includes reading skill builders, rhythm pages, jazz style and improvisation, full chorales, Rubank Scales and arpeggios, integrated history, theory, and creativity. There is also an array of classical, world, folk, and other music for you to listen to and learn.
The Essential Technique 2000 for Conductors package exceeds the National Standards for Arts Education.