Teaching Music through Performance in Beginning Band - Volume 1

Resource Recordings (3-CD set)

by Tom Dvorak

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Recorded by the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, Thomas Dvorak, conductor.

These high-quality recordings will let you hear first-hand some of the most significant Grade 1 works for band ever composed. Featuring all 53 works at the entry, intermediate, and advanced Grade 1 levels, you will discover great music—real music—that your band is sure to love. Resource Guides for each piece are available in the accompanying book.

Writing great music for Grade 1 is an art unto itself. This inspiring recording features works by Anne McGinty, Larry Daehn, Bob Margolis, and many others. Never before has so much care been given to a Grade 1 recording. An essential reference for every beginning band band director.

Edition Format: CD

Copyright: 2001

TRACKS INCLUDED ON ALBUM

TITLE ARTIST TIME
Disc 1
1
African Festival (Hilliard/Elledge/Pearson) Tom Dvorak 2:56
2
African Folk Trilogy (McGinty) Tom Dvorak 1:58
3
African Sketches (Curnow) Tom Dvorak 2:53
4
Ahrirang (Garofalo/Whaley) Tom Dvorak 2:44
5
Air and Dance: Air (Kinyon) Tom Dvorak 2:24
6
Air and Dance: Dance (Kinyon) Tom Dvorak 1:17
7
All Ye Young Sailors (La Plante) Tom Dvorak 1:40
8
Amazing Grace (Edmondson) Tom Dvorak 2:59
9
Anasazi (Edmondson) Tom Dvorak 2:50
10
Arioso (Del Borgo) Tom Dvorak 2:23
11
Ayre and Dance (Pearson) Tom Dvorak 3:14
12
Barn Dance Saturday Night (La Plante) Tom Dvorak 1:39
13
Canterbury Overture (McGinty) Tom Dvorak 2:42
14
Celebration for Winds (Edmondson) Tom Dvorak 2:39
15
Chant and Canon (O'Reilly) Tom Dvorak 2:11
16
Chant and Celebration (O'Reilly/Feldstein) Tom Dvorak 2:47
17
Chorale Prelude (Smith, C.) Tom Dvorak 2:46
18
Clouds (McGinty) Tom Dvorak 2:59
19
Concert Contrasts (Palmer) Tom Dvorak 2:31
20
Contredanse (Clark) Tom Dvorak 3:01
Disc 2
1
Country Wildflowers (Daehn) Tom Dvorak 3:00
2
Court Festival (Byrd/arr. Pearson) Tom Dvorak 3:20
3
Glorioso (Smith) Tom Dvorak 2:02
4
Hotaru Koi (arr. Fairchild) Tom Dvorak 4:13
5
Hungarian Folkround (Garofalo/Whaley) Tom Dvorak 3:09
6
Imaginary Soundscape No. 2 (Del Borgo) Tom Dvorak 3:14
7
Imperium (Sweeney) Tom Dvorak 2:47
8
In Dulci Jubilo (Zdechlik) Tom Dvorak 3:12
9
Japanese Folk Trilogy (McGinty) Tom Dvorak 2:53
10
Jeanette, Isabella (Ryden) Tom Dvorak 2:22
11
La Volta (Byrd/arr. Fenske) Tom Dvorak 2:13
12
Liturgical Fanfare (Smith, R.) Tom Dvorak 2:24
13
Madrigal for Band (Wilbye/arr. McGinty) Tom Dvorak 3:11
14
The Minute Arachnida (Jordan) Tom Dvorak 2:35
15
Modal Song and Dance: Song (Del Borgo) Tom Dvorak 1:08
16
Modal Song and Dance: Dance (Del Borgo) Tom Dvorak 2:08
17
Music from the Great Hall: A Toye (arr. Fenske) Tom Dvorak 1:14
18
Music from the Great Hall: The King's Morisco (arr. Fenske) Tom Dvorak 2:06
19
Nottingham Castle (Daehn) Tom Dvorak 2:29
Disc 3
1
A Prehistoric Suite: Stegosaurus (Jennings) Tom Dvorak 1:04
2
A Prehistoric Suite: Brontosaurus (Jennings) Tom Dvorak 1:48
3
A Prehistoric Suite: Pterodactyls (Jennings) Tom Dvorak 1:33
4
A Prehistoric Suite: The Battle (Jennings) Tom Dvorak 2:23
5
Primordium (Williams) Tom Dvorak 2:40
6
A Quiet Rain (Cummings) Tom Dvorak 4:08
7
Rainbow Bridge (McGinty) Tom Dvorak 3:28
8
Sakura (Cherry Blossoms) (Story) Tom Dvorak 2:32
9
A Shaker Hymn (O'Reilly) Tom Dvorak 2:33
10
Song for Friends (Daehn) Tom Dvorak 2:32
11
Song for the Winter Moon (Cummings) Tom Dvorak 3:29
12
Space Echoes (Del Borgo) Tom Dvorak 3:27
13
The Stars Asleep, the Break of Day: The Stars Asleep (Margolis) Tom Dvorak 1:52
14
The Stars Asleep, the Break of Day: The Break of Day (Margolis) Tom Dvorak 1:17
15
The Tempest (Smith, R.) Tom Dvorak 2:34
16
Theme and Variations (Broege) Tom Dvorak 2:15
17
Train Heading West and Other Outdoor Scenes: Solemn Ceremony (Broege) Tom Dvorak 1:03
18
Train Heading West and Other Outdoor Scenes: Rain on the Mountain (Broege) Tom Dvorak 1:47
19
Train Heading West and Other Outdoor Scenes: Train Heading West (Broege) Tom Dvorak 1:50
20
Two English Dances: Shepherd's Hey (arr. O'Reilly) Tom Dvorak 1:02
21
Two English Dances: Country Gardens (arr. O'Reilly) Tom Dvorak 1:27
22
The Two Minute Symphony (Margolis) Tom Dvorak 2:30
23
Two Russian Folksongs (arr. Gingery) Tom Dvorak 2:31
24
Visions on an Old American Tune (Pegram) Tom Dvorak 4:03

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