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June 2012

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Now Available Ukulele Play-Along

Classical Hits for Ukulele

Supplementary Piano Jazz Standards for Students

CLASSROOM

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MIXEDSONGBOOKS 2012 Greatest Christian Hits

Sheet Music for the Year’s Most Popular Songs

Titles: All This Time (Britt Nicole) • Blessings (Laura Story) • Carry Me to the Cross (Kutless) • Christ Is Risen (Matt Maher) • Courageous (Casting Crowns) • Hold Me (Jamie Grace featuring TobyMac) • I’m With You (Nichole Nordeman and Amy Grant) • Learning to Be the Light (NewWorldSon) • Strong Enough (Matthew West) • plus seven more. (00-39320) | Piano/Vocal/Guitar NEW! | $16.99 UPC: 038081440156 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8923-1

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Easy Ukulele Play-Along: Classical Hits for Ukulele

Roll Over Beethoven, and Play Ukulele Today

Eighteen of the most popular classical melodies arranged for ukulele in notation and TAB. Titles: Ave Maria (Schubert) • Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy (Tchaikovsky) • Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (Main Themes) (Mozart) • Fur Elise (Beethoven) • Ode to Joy (Beethoven) • Pavane (Faure) • Pomp and Circumstance (Elgar) • Prelude (from Cello Suite No. 1) (Bach) • Rondo Alla Turca (Mozart) • and more. (00-39197) | Book & CD NEW! | $16.99 UPC: 038081437200 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8820-3

N.I.# 154

SINGLESHEETMUSIC Somebody That I Used to Know

Recorded by Gotye featuring Kimbra Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used to Know” is not just your average international megahit—it’s a guaranteed single sheet music top-seller that customers of all ages will be delighted to find available in your store. Don’t miss out; stock up today! (00-39288) | Piano/Vocal/Guitar NEW! | $3.99 UPC: 038081443232 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9178-4

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Arr. Dan Coates (00-39495) | Easy Piano NEW! | $3.99 UPC: 038081443225 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9177-7

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Arr. Carol Matz (00-39494) | Big Note Piano NEW! | $3.99 UPC: 038081443218 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9176-0

N.I.# 122 Banjo

Recorded by Rascal Flatts This is the officially licensed, collectible sheet music for the 2012 up-tempo country hit by Rascal Flatts, arranged for piano and voice with basic guitar chord grids included. (00-39337) | Piano/Vocal/Guitar NEW! | $3.99 UPC: 038081440415 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8930-9

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Good Girl

Recorded by Carrie Underwood This is the officially licensed, collectible sheet music for Carrie Underwood’s hit up-tempo rocker. Female vocalists will knock it out of the park at auditions, recitals, or performances with this belter’s showpiece. (00-39386) | Piano/Vocal/Guitar NEW! | $3.99 UPC: 038081441504 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9070-1

N.I.# 120

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PROAUDIO

Sibelius 7 Music Notation Essentials

By James Humberstone Sibelius 7 Music Notation Essentials provides the most thorough introduction available to the fundamental operations of Sibelius 7, and lays the foundation for studies at the more advanced levels. It’s built around five hands-on projects, including an introduction to the Sibelius 7 interface and basic editing operations; setting up a score and entering notes; importing MIDI, MusicXML, lyrics, and more; creating a worksheet; and scoring video. (54-1133788823) | Book NEW! | $49.99 UPC: 082039588827

The Tour Book (2nd Edition)

How to Get Your Music on the Road

By Andy Reynolds The Tour Book is the only guide to compile and distill the best and most current advice from today’s artist managers, booking agents, talent buyers, and successful artists. Inside, you’ll find the tools you need to create better shows and build a profitable long-term career in the music industry. (54-1435459547) | Book NEW! | $29.99 UPC: 082039559544

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MUSICACCESSORIES Music Theory & Transposing Guide

This incredible 24” x 36” poster makes teaching music theory as easy as do–re–mi. In addition to fundamentals such as the circle of fifths and the great staff, the poster shows in easy-to-understand graphics how music works. It’s a must for every school music room and teaching studio. (87-39454) | Poster NEW! | $9.99 UPC: 038081442709 | ISBN-13: 978-0-929150-14-7

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The first series of guitar stands that deliver true innovation and musician-helpful features, the Genesis Series from Ultimate Support all offer a patented leg-locking system for stability, protective padding that won’t inherently damage the finish on your guitar, and handy guitar pick storage slots. GS55 Ultra Compact, A-Frame Style Genesis Series Guitar Stand

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IQ Series

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CONCERTDVDS

Adele: Live at the Royal Albert Hall

This DVD features the full 90-minute concert perfor­mance, plus special behind-the-scenes footage shot throughout the day leading up to the concert. Also includes an exclusive live CD of the entire show. (40-90446) | DVD & CD NEW! | $18.99 UPC: 886919044690

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The Beatles: The 4 Complete Ed Sullivan Shows Starring The Beatles

Neil Diamond: Hot August Night/NYC

And Other Artists – Including Original Commercials and More...

Nearly 50 years after the four landmark live perfor­mances of The Beatles on The Ed Sullivan Show, those legendary appearances with newly remastered audio and carefully restored, uncut video are finally available worldwide on home video. (40-B001451209) | DVD NEW! | $19.99 UPC: 602527434629

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Jeff Beck: Performing This Week . . . Live at Ronnie Scott’s

This DVD features footage from Jeff Beck’s stint at Ronnie Scott’s, recorded across the different nights and presenting the best version of each track. Jeff is also joined by guests Joss Stone, Imogen Heap, and Eric Clapton for some very special performances. (40-EV302639) | DVD NEW! | $14.99 UPC: 801213026296

N.I.# 158

Andrea Bocelli: Under the Desert Sky

Performed on a specially constructed floating stage in Lake Las Vegas, a resort community 20 miles south of Las Vegas, this historic performance captures Andrea Bocelli’s first ever pop concert. (40-6534739) | DVD NEW! | $14.99 UPC: 827865347398

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David Bowie: Best of Bowie

Probably the most comprehensive anthology of any musical artist to date, the 47-track Best of Bowie traces the guises of David Bowie from the androgynous, glam-rock rebel of the 1970s to his more recent incarnation as the postmodern pop ironist of the ‘90s. (40-90106D) | 2 DVDs NEW! | $34.99 UPC: 724349010697

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Live from Madison Square Garden

This DVD includes the entire show from beginning to end and features 25 career-spanning hits. It also includes the exclusive bonus feature “Welcome Home Neil,” a behind-the-scenes look at Diamond’s pilgrimage to his childhood home in Brooklyn. (40-62711) | DVD NEW! | $13.99 UPC: 886976271190

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Eagles: Hell Freezes Over

The Southern California band finally regroups for an album, a tour, and this televised special. Laidback but sharp and even stirring during an extensive acoustic set, the guys quickly get past the nostalgia element and sound truly viable. (40-B000437709) | DVD NEW! | $24.99 UPC: 602498806326

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Ella Fitzgerald: Live at Montreux 1969

Featuring fully restored footage and remixed audio, this program presents a stunning performance from one of the most versatile jazz singers of all time. (40-EE390489) | DVD NEW! | $14.99 UPC: 801213904891

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CONCERTDVDS George Harrison: Living in the Material World

Directed by Martin Scorsese and winner of the 2012 Critics’ Choice award for Best Documentary, Living in the Material World contains a wealth of previously unreleased material from George Harrison’s childhood, his years with The Beatles, and his solo career. IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Blu-Ray disc is a high-definition disc and is compatible only with Blu-Ray players. It will not play on a standard DVD player. (40-B001673209) | 2 DVDs NEW! | $24.99 UPC: 602527990392 (40-B001673359) | Blu-Ray Disc NEW! | $24.99 UPC: 602527990415

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Journey: Greatest Hits 1978-1997

Music Videos and Live Performances

Featuring an assortment of stunning live perfor­mances and memorable music videos, this hit-packed compilation captures the band at the height of their musical powers. (40-80985) | DVD NEW! | $11.99 UPC: 886978098597

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Diana Krall: Live in Rio

Accompanied by her band and an orchestra, Diana Krall delivers a superb set of standards in true bossa nova style but clearly bearing her unique stamp. This DVD captures Diana Krall at her scintillating best. (40-EV302739) | DVD NEW! | $14.99 UPC: 801213027392

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Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, and Mark O’Connor: Appalachian Journey (Live in Concert)

With Special Guests Alison Krauss and James Taylor

From their sold-out concert at New York City’s Avery Fisher Hall, legendary cellist Yo-Yo Ma, violinist Mark O’Connor, and bassist Edgar Meyer, along with special guests James Taylor and Alison Krauss, perform works from the trio’s acclaimed albums that span many musical genres. (40-89262) | DVD NEW! | $11.99 UPC: 696998926295

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Queen: Greatest Video Hits 1

This collection includes more than 20 of the legendary British combo’s most memorable music videos. “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “Killer Queen,” “Crazy Little Thing Called Love,” “Somebody to Love,” and “Keep Yourself Alive” are among the regal rock anthems featured. (40-1690119) | 2 DVDs NEW! | $24.99 UPC: 720616901194

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Keith Urban: Love, Pain & the Whole Crazy World Tour Live

This DVD revisits the excitement of Keith’s world tour. Performing 150 shows in six countries and three continents, Keith delivers constant surprises and makes it a point to engage even the farthest seated fans. The DVD also contains exclusive outtakes, in-studio footage, as well as exclusive photographs. (40-43467) | DVD NEW! | $21.99 UPC: 5099924346795

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SUPPLEMENTARYPIANO

Dan Coates Popular Piano Library: Medleys from the Movies

Arr. Dan Coates Titles: Chicago Medley (And All That Jazz/Nowadays/Razzle Dazzle) • Harry Potter Medley (Harry’s Wondrous World/Hedwig’s Theme/ Hogwarts’ March/Potter Waltz) • The Lord of the Rings Medley (Evenstar/ In Dreams/The King of the Gold Hall (Rohan)) • and more. (00-39282) | Intermediate / Late Intermediate NEW! | $12.99 UPC: 038081439341 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8899-9

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Dan Coates Popular Piano Library: Timeless Standards (00-36523) | Advanced | $12.99 UPC: 038081430812 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8491-5

Dan Coates Popular Piano Library: Treasured Broadway Hits (00-36525) | Advanced | $12.99 UPC: 038081430836 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8493-9

Carefully graded for students of all ages, the For Students series contains accessible arrangements at three different levels: Late Elementary, Early Intermediate, and Intermediate. The music ranges from standards and movie themes to popular pieces by today’s recording artists as well as essential technical studies. Additionally, the most recognizable pieces have been arranged at multiple levels for students’ continued enjoyment. Jazz Standards for Students, Book 1

8 Graded Selections for Late Elementary Pianists

Arr. Sharon Aaronson Titles: Blues in the Night • Dill Pickles Rag • Duke’s Place • Falling in Love with Love • It Ain’t Necessarily So • My Little Suede Shoes • Satin Doll • St. James Infirmary. (00-39353) | Late Elementary NEW! | $6.99 UPC: 038081440538 ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9045-9

N.I.# 102

Jazz Standards for Students, Book 2

7 Graded Selections for Early Intermediate Pianists

Arr. Sharon Aaronson Titles: Blues in the Night • Caravan • Duke’s Place • Falling in Love with Love • Satin Doll • St. Louis Blues • A Summer Breeze (March and Two-Step). (00-39354) | Early Intermediate NEW! | $6.99 UPC: 038081440545 ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9046-6

N.I.# 102

Jazz Standards for Students, Book 3

10 Graded Selections for Intermediate Pianists

Arr. Sharon Aaronson Titles: Ain’t Misbehavin’ • Blue Rondo a la Turk • Blues in the Night • Duke’s Place • Fly Me to the Moon (In Other Words) • Medic Rag (Ragtime Two-Step) • My Funny Valentine • Poinciana • Satin Doll • Take Five. (00-39355) | Intermediate NEW! | $7.99 UPC: 038081440552 ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9047-3

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In the Música Latina series, students experience the rhythms, styles, and musical characteristics of Latin American music. Each piece begins with a short rhythm exercise that prepares students for the rhythm patterns featured in the piece. A brief description of each title helps spark the imagination of the performer. Música Latina, Book 1

8 Late Elementary Piano Solos That Celebrate Latin American Styles

By Wynn-Anne Rossi Titles: Brasilia • ¡Habanero! • Selva tropical • Café cha-cha • La reina del calypso • Machu Picchu • Alma del tango • Ritmos de la noche. (00-39391) | Late Elementary NEW! | $6.99 UPC: 038081441597 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9075-6

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Música Latina, Book 2

8 Early Intermediate Piano Solos That Celebrate Latin American Styles

By Wynn-Anne Rossi Titles: Baia de Botafogo • Bela bossa nova • ¡Carnaval! • Desierto de Atacama • Fuego de la pasión • Pasos locos • Salida del sol • Vals Peruano. (00-39401) | Early Intermediate NEW! | $6.99 UPC: 038081441689 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9085-5

N.I.# 102

Música Latina, Book 3

7 Intermediate Piano Solos That Celebrate Latin American Styles

By Wynn-Anne Rossi Titles: ¡Bienvenidos a la Argentina! • Estrellas in el cielo • Gaucho • La primavera en la Patagonia • Recuerdos de España • Río Amazonas • ¡Viva el roc y rol! (00-39402) | Intermediate NEW! | $6.99 UPC: 038081441696 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9086-2

N.I.# 102

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The Just For You solo piano series was one of Dennis Alexander’s first publications with Alfred and has remained one of his best-selling series. Just for Two features duet versions of many favorites from each book of the original series. Students will enjoy these duets that are “twice the fun” as the originals. Just for Two, Book 1

A Collection of 8 Piano Duets in a Variety of Styles and Moods Specially Written to Inspire, Motivate, and Entertain

Just for Two, Book 3

A Collection of 6 Piano Duets in a Variety of Styles and Moods Specially Written to Inspire, Motivate, and Entertain

By Dennis Alexander Titles: Celebration! • Cinnamon Popcorn! • Dance with Me • Scottish Dance • Sour Lemons! • Strolling Along • Spooks from Mars • Tally-Ho March. (00-39103) | Early Elementary / Elementary NEW! | $7.99 UPC: 038081435329 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8798-5

By Dennis Alexander Titles: Downright Cute! • Judy’s Waltz • Jumpin’ the Ivories • Just for You • Nocturne in E-flat Major • Raggedy Rag. (00-39105) | Intermediate NEW! | $7.99 UPC: 038081435343 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8800-5

Just for Two, Book 2

Just for Two, Book 4

By Dennis Alexander Titles: Autumn Splendor • Ballad • Bright Red! • Fiesta Fever • The Last Dance • Montana Rag • Soft-Shoe Sally • Sound the Trumpets! (00-39104) | Early Intermediate NEW! | $7.99 UPC: 038081435336 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8799-2

By Dennis Alexander Titles: Cool Move • Lullaby for Ryan • Notturno in E-flat Major • Roly-Poly Rag • Tarantella Fantastico. (00-39106) | Intermediate / Late Intermediate NEW! | $7.99 UPC: 038081435350 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8801-2

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A Collection of 8 Piano Duets in a Variety of Styles and Moods Specially Written to Inspire, Motivate, and Entertain

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A Collection of 5 Piano Duets in a Variety of Styles and Moods Specially Written to Inspire, Motivate, and Entertain

N.I.# 102

SACREDPIANO Contemporary Christian Hits

10 Arrangements of Worship Favorites

Arr. Melody Bober Titles: Beautiful (Bethany Dillon) • Blessings (Laura Story) • City On Our Knees (TobyMac) • East to West (Casting Crowns) • Glorious Day (Casting Crowns) • Held (Natalie Grant) • I Can Only Imagine (MercyMe) • I Lift My Hands (Chris Tomlin) • When I Say I Do (Matthew West) • You Raise Me Up (Selah). (00-39049) | Early Advanced NEW! | $14.99 UPC: 038081441238 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9054-1

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Alfred’s Drum Method, Book 2

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The Hi-Hat Foot

Contemporary Drumming Essentials, Volume 1

By Garey Williams This book will help you gain a musical approach to four-limb grooves. It contains exercises to develop the five most important left-foot hi-hat patterns in contemporary rock, R&B, country, and pop grooves. There are also extensive guidelines on how to practice, including a practice chart and a discussion of pedal technique. Designed for the high-level beginner to intermediate drummer, The Hi-Hat Foot will give you a whole library of great new grooves to help you become an outstanding, musical drummer. (00-39418) | Book & MP3 CD NEW! | $15.99 UPC: 038081442235 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9107-4

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John Toomey’s Footwork

Developing 6-Way Independence on the Drums

By John Toomey John Toomey’s Footwork introduces the world to John’s unique 6-way method for playing the drums. Developed over years of studying and playing the drums, this DVD will help you unlock the secrets of John’s unique technique and teach you to play two independent rhythms simultaneously. (98-2846197) | DVD NEW! | $19.99 UPC: 733792846197

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The Brush Secret

How to Apply Your Own Voice to the Brushes...

By Florian Alexandru-Zorn In this new DVD, Florian Alexandru-Zorn has compiled the clearest and most comprehensive concepts for brush technique ever. This DVD will provide the underlying secrets of playing drumset with brushes—not just mindless and endless patterns, but concepts for every playing style and genre, from jazz and latin to funk and reggae. The Brush Secret is suitable for both beginners and advanced players. (00-20171G) | DVD NEW! | $39.99 UPC: 038081441450 | ISBN-13: 978-3-943638-01-1

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The Flamingo

For a Minimum of Five Steel Drums, Drumset, and Optional Bass Guitar

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By Thom Hasenpfug The Flamingo is a reference to the fun, neon-pink kind you might see at a hotel or restaurant in Palm Beach, Las Vegas, or Miami. The bass pans and bass guitar parts are similar, so the arrangement can be performed with either one omitted. Players may wish to use a bass guitar, along with the bass pan part, to help fill out the low-end frequencies and balance with the drumset. (00-39362) | Score & Parts NEW! | $17.99 UPC: 038081441214 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9053-4

By Thom Hasenpfug Though the title sounds tropical, it is in fact the composer’s longtime house rabbit, Peaches, who loves papaya treats as a snack. The bass pans and bass guitar parts are similar, so the arrangement can be performed with either one omitted. Players may wish to use a bass guitar, along with the bass pan part, to help fill out the low-end frequencies and balance with the drumset. (00-39361) | Score & Parts NEW! | $18.99 UPC: 038081441207 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9052-7

Loco Man

Smooth

Words and music by Harry Shearer / arr. Jeff Moore This calypso, written in the vein of a Belafonte ballad, was featured in the movie A Mighty Wind. Composer Harry Shearer performed this piece as the bass player for the fictional folk group The Folksman. There is nothing fictional about the appeal of this tune or how well-suited it is for a steel band. If you are looking for a traditional calypso ballad that will be new and fresh to your audience, look no further because this piece is sure to please. (00-39279) | Score & Parts NEW! | $17.99 UPC: 038081439327 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8897-5

Words and music by Itaal Shur and Rob Thomas / arr. Jeff Moore This song from Carlos Santana’s Grammy awardwinning album, Supernatural, is sure to become a crowd and performer favorite. You have the option of improvising a solo (chord symbols are provided) or playing the written version based on Carlos’s recorded solo. Add auxiliary percussion and open the arrangement up to a great Latin jam! (00-39280) | Score & Parts NEW! | $18.99 UPC: 038081439334 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8898-2

For a Minimum of Five Steel Drums, Drumset, and Optional Bass Guitar

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Papaya Treat

For a Minimum of Five Steel Drums, Drumset, and Optional Bass Guitar

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Holiday Highlights for Solo Singers

10 Contemporary Arrangements of Popular Holiday Songs

Compiled and ed. Andy Beck This exciting collection of popular holiday solos includes 10 festive songs that are frequently featured in movies, television programs, radio broadcasts, and professional concerts. These contemporary selections are ideal for seasonal programs, concerts, productions, and recitals. Perform the polished arrangements with our stylish piano accompaniments or with the fully-orchestrated, professionally recorded CD. This is an outstanding seasonal solo collection that will be useful year after year! Titles: I’ll Be Home for Christmas • Last Christmas • The Little Drummer Boy • Mele Kalikimaka • Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas • On with the Snow! • Perfect Christmas Night • Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town • Yes, Virginia (There’s a Santa Claus) • ‘Zat You, Santa Claus? (00-37948) | Book & CD NEW! | $24.99 UPC: 038081424200 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8866-1 (00-37946) | Book NEW! | $15.99 UPC: 038081424187 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8864-7 (00-37947) | CD NEW! | $15.99 UPC: 038081424194 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8865-4

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Lift Me Up! A Choral Movement DVD

With Sally K. Albrecht and Andy Beck Featuring Sally and Andy’s staging for 12 Alfred chorals. Titles: Baby Born in Bethlehem • Bring On the Snow! • Green Eggs and Ham • Jambo Bwana (Hello, Sir) • Lift Me Up! • Moses and Daniel • One World (In Harmony) • A Pocketful of Rhymes • Shake the Papaya Down • Sparklejollytwinklejingley • Super Santa! • Whatever Lola Wants (Lola Gets). (00-38171) | DVD NEW! | $39.99 UPC: 038081426433 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9096-1

N.I.# 700

earlychildhood&classroom Rhythm Workshop

575 Reproducible Exercises Designed to Improve Rhythmic Reading Skills

By Sally K. Albrecht This reproducible book will encourage and enable your students to develop solid rhythmic reading skills. It features 100 pages containing 575 rhythm exercises in a variety of time signatures. New concepts are introduced and combined together to challenge and motivate your students. The Enhanced CD includes reproducible PDF files of each page, plus multiple rhythm audio tracks (in various musical styles and tempos) that can be used to accompany your students as they clap, tap, play, or speak the rhythms. Recommended for grades 4 and up. (00-38270) | CD Kit (Book & CD) NEW! | $34.99 UPC: 038081427416 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9126-5

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Jingle Bell Jukebox . . . The Flip Side!

A Presentation of Holiday Hits Arranged for 2-Part Voices

Arr. Sally K. Albrecht, Jay Althouse, and Andy Beck, title song and optional script by Andy Beck and Brian Fisher, orch. Tim Hayden This exciting sequel to Alfred’s popular Jingle Bell Jukebox delivers even more Christmas cheer! All the kids are singing and dancing to this festive collection of holiday hits arranged especially for 2-part singers. Program these favorite holiday songs individually, as a concert set, or as a simply staged 35-minute musical using the optional soda shop-setting script. The book contains nine reproducible songs with complete choreography! Recommended for grades 3–8. Titles: Jingle Bell Jukebox • Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer • Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town • All I Want Is . . . Nuttin’! • Mele Kalikimaka • Winter Wonderland • Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree • Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas • Welcome Christmas. (00-38153) | CD Kit (Book & CD) NEW! | $64.99 UPC: 038081426259 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8878-4 (00-38151) | Teacher’s Handbook (2-Part) NEW! | $34.99 UPC: 038081426235 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8876-0 (00-38152) | SoundTrax CD NEW! | $44.99 UPC: 038081426242 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8877-7

N.I.# 300

Stormy, the Singing Snowman

A Wintertime Mini-Musical for Unison and 2-Part Voices

By Sally K. Albrecht and Jay Althouse / orch. Tim Hayden Oh, no! The popular Snowfest festival is just around the corner, and the feature soloist had to cancel! Members of the Snowfest Choir are sent out to hunt for new talent. Join the fun and the singing as Stormy (the snowman) and his Forest Chorus friends decide to audition for the Maestro. Can you guess who ends up with the big solo? Approximately 25 minutes. Recommended for grades 2–7. Titles: Celebrate Snow! • There’s Always Room for One More • If They Only Knew • Boogie Down to Harmony Lane • One World • Finale. (00-38190) | CD Kit (Book & CD) NEW! | $64.99 UPC: 038081426617 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8874-6 (00-38188) | Teacher’s Handbook (Unison / 2-Part) NEW! | $34.99 UPC: 038081426594 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8872-2 (00-38189) | SoundTrax CD NEW! | $44.99 UPC: 038081426600 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-8873-9

N.I.# 702 Tweet!

A Unison or 2-Part Musical for the Birds

By Andy Beck and Laura Groves / orch. Tim Hayden Four little birds consider what life is like “out there” beyond their nest as several feathered friends plus a troupe of Squirrel Scouts stop by to offer conflicting words (and songs) of advice. Finally, a wise old Owl explains that “life is what you make it to be” and a highflying Eagle offers a pep talk that inspires the birds to spread their wings and soar! It’s super cute with a great growing-up message. Choreography is included. Approximately 40 minutes. Recommended for grades 2–7. Titles: Tweet! • Singing Practice • I Wonder What It’s Like • The World Is Cuckoo! • Scary Things • Be Prepared! • Song of the Dove • The Woodpecker Rap • Life Is What You Make It To Be • The Eagle’s Song. (00-38242) | CD Kit (Book & CD) NEW! | $64.99 UPC: 038081427133 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9094-7 (00-38240) | Teacher’s Handbook (Unison or 2-Part) NEW! | $34.99 UPC: 038081427119 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9092-3 (00-38241) | SoundTrax CD NEW! | $44.99 UPC: 038081427126 | ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-9093-0

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