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Study Materials & Books




ABC Study Set Many tools for daily teaching use & ABC entrance exam preparation.
Warm-ups that Work Tech in all keys, chords & vocalizations, 3 forms of minor and a complete rudiment training system that complements band technique.
Help Sheets Instrument aids for all sections of the band.
Tricks of the Trade (Percussion) Percussion great, Bobby Christain, demonstrates dozens of unique ways to master instruments
Drumset Recipes Ed Shaughnessy's trap set how-tos.
Embou-Sure A series of good and bad sounds to guide the director in embouchure development. Used worldwide since 1978.

Compositions & Arrangements
William Tell Overture (Band Vocal) A vocal setting for the band!
20 Quartets for Christmas Many famous carols for quartets of clarinets, saxes and or brass. Mix 'n match as well.
An American Anthem  arr. M. McKee Based on a duet setting of "America" (various pairs of soloists can be used), plus a sung verse and finally the National Anthem in canon.
Springtime Madrigal (walk-in opener) This arrangement is designed to start a concert with one person walking in playing joined gradually by the entire band the ends up on stage for the finale.

Software
Cadenze! The Band Director Assistant (student info, instrument tracking & rental, fundraising modules, uniform assigning, much more
Auditions Made Easy Online audition system for events, contests, etc.
Quickly, The Drum Assigner A free software program to assign percussion usage in band compositions. 1500 tune database also available.

DVDs
ABC DVDs ABC summer audio/video coverage since 2001.
WIBC DVDs WIBC convention audio/video since 2001

ABC On-Site Specials (June 18-July 5)
ABC On-Site Instrument Sales Sabian instruments at large discounts.
   


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