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Essential Elements Book 1 - F Horn

Essential Elements Book 1 - F Horn (French Horn)

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Original series (purple cover)

The book that started the Essential Elements Band Method features music history right in the book, band arrangements, Dr. Tim parent letter, quizzes, and a rhythm-based sequence. Effective pedagogy, a logical sequence of skills, innovative parental communication tools, multicultural songs, duets and full band arrangements, and much more, create a method designed to help kids succeed.

Authors: Tom C. Rhodes, Donald Bierschenk, Tim Lautzenheiser

Song List:

  • 1812 Overture Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
  • A-Tisket A-Tasket Traditional
  • Ach Du Lieber Augustin O My Dearest Augustine German Folksong 18th Cent.
  • All Through The Night Welsh Folksong
  • Alouette Traditional
  • America The Beautiful Katharine Lee Bates Samuel A. Ward
  • Auld Lang Syne Robert Burns Traditional Scottish Melody
  • Botany Bay Australian Folksong
  • Camptown Races Stephen C. Foster
  • Capricco Italien Peter Tchaikovsky
  • Carnival Of Venice Julius Benedict
  • Egyptian Dance Saint-Saens Saint Saens
  • El Capitan John Philip Sousa
  • German Folk Song
  • Go Tell Aunt Rhody The Ole Grey Goose Is Dead Traditional
  • Hatikvah
  • Hey Ho! Nobody Home Traditional
  • Hot Cross Buns Traditional
  • Jolly Old St. Nicholas 19th Century American Carol
  • Kookaburra Kookaburra Sits In The Old Gum Tree Marion Sinclair
  • Kum Ba Yah Traditional Spiritual
  • La Cucaracha Mexican Revolution Folksong
  • Largo From Symphony No. 9 New World Antonin Dvorak
  • London Bridge Traditional
  • Long Long Ago Thomas Bayly
  • Marche Militaire Op. 51 No. 1 Franz Schubert
  • Merrily We Roll Along Traditional
  • Mexican Clapping Song
  • Michael Row The Boat Ashore Traditional Folksong
  • Minuet Bach
  • Morning Edvard Grieg
  • My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean Traditional
  • My Lord What A Morning Traditional Lyric Hall Johnson
  • O Canada! Calixa Lavallee L'hon. Judge Routhier Justice R.s. Weir
  • Ode To Joy Henry Van Dyke Ludwig Beethoven
  • Oh! Susanna Stephen C. Foster
  • Old Joe Clark Tennessee Folksong
  • Old Macdonald Traditional
  • Polly Wolly Doodle Traditional American Minstrel
  • Sakura Cherry Blossoms Trad. Japanese Folk Song
  • Scarborough Fair Traditional English
  • Skip To My Lou Traditional
  • Spirit(Purdy/Ar School Spirit Purdy Arr.higgins
  • Streets Of Laredo The Cowboy's Lament John A. Lomax Alan
  • Symphony No. 1 In C Minor First Movement Excerpt Johannes Brahms
  • Symphony No. 94 In G Major Surprise Second Movement Excerpt Franz Joseph Haydn
  • The American Patrol F.w. Meacham
  • The Banana Boat Song Erik Darling Bob Carey Alan Arkin Tarriers Steve Lawrence
  • The Man On The Flying Trapeze George Leybourne Alfred Lee
  • Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Traditional
  • Up On The Housetop B.r. Hanby
  • Wayfaring Stranger Southern American Folk Hymn
  • When The Saints Go Marching In Katherine E. Purvis James M. Black
  • William Tell Overture G. Rossini

Additional Information:

Publisher: Hal Leonard
Catalogue Number: 00863511
Northwest Product Number: 103-0518-23-001

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