Essential Elements was the major breakthrough for beginning band methods in the '90s. Now Essential Elements 2000 will take band programs into the next millennium! EE2000 features: • A CD featuring a professional soloist in every Student Book 1 • Great performance music with planned first concert. • Even more great tunes, motivating students to practice and stay in band. • Special Rubank® Studies • Better pacing, sequencing and reinforcement. • Theory, history and creativity exercises integrated into each student book.
CD with more great play-along tracks, covering Exercises 1-55 and Individual Studies (pages 38-41) Book 1 review section Rhythm Raps Daily Warm-ups Theory History Multicultural Music Creativity and Assessment Sight-reading and Improvisation Etudes created specifically for each instrument, demonstrated by a professional soloist Rubank Studies and Solo: Designed for each instrument from the very best of student etude and solo literature 12 full band arrangements, including a planned concert and more!**