Essential Elements Interactive, Book 2
Tim Lautzenheiser, John Higgins, Charles Menghini, Paul Lavender, Tom Rhoades & Don Bierschenk – Hal Leonard Corporation
Book 2 is fully compatible with Essential Elements 2000 Book 2 and includes: Book 1 review section; daily warm-ups; rhythm studies; sight-reading; improvisation and creativity; theory and history; multicultural music; instrument-specific etudes; Rubank studies and solos; and 12 full band arrangements, including a planned concert. It is also the ultimate online music education resource for any device, giving you your own fully secured website for teaching beyond the classroom. Students can play and record with multiple background tracks in the EEi Music Studio. Additional video, audio and PDF resources are also available to teachers and students. You can also instantly stream or download play-along recordings of all exercises. Solo parts are played by a professional player, and accompaniment-only tracks feature many popular styles. If internet access is not available, instructions for ordering a free CD are included.