Beginner Band

Second Chances Community Band
Repertoire Page – Beginner

Welcome to the Repertoire Page for the Second Chances Beginner Band Program. Below you will find various resources used in the beginner band program, a list of current repertoire being rehearsed by the band in preparation for the season’s concert, as well as recordings of each of those selections.

Resources for Beginner Program

Sound Innovations
for Concert Band

Halifax Second Chances Band ed.

By Robert Sheldon, Peter Boonshaft, Dave Black and Bob Phillips

Designed specifically for the Nova Scotia Second Chances program in partnership with Alfred Publishing, this band method book will contain everything a beginner student will need to succeed in learning the basics of reading and playing their chosen instrument. The book will need to be ordered through the instructor and will be included in the registration fee for beginner players. (see our Registration Fees page here)

This book will be required for the both the first and second 4-month beginner band session.

Standard of Excellence: First Performance

By: Bruce Pearson & Barrie Gott

The first in a two book series of repertoire written for beginner band performance, this book is designed to accompany the first Standard of Excellence band method. It is published by Kjos Publishing and is available for purchase through your local branch of Long & McQuade Musical Instruments.  Please ensure that you purchase the correct book for your chosen instrument.

This book may be used during the first 4-month beginner session. Please check with the instructor for further details.

Standard of Excellence: First Performance Plus

By: Bruce Pearson & Barrie Gott

The second in a two book series of repertoire written for beginner band performance, this book is designed to accompany the first Standard of Excellence band method. It is published by Kjos Publishing and is available for purchase through your local branch of Long & McQuade Musical Instruments.  Please ensure that you purchase the correct book for your chosen instrument.

This book may be used during the second 4-month beginner session. Please check with the instructor for further details.

 

 


Repertoire Selections for Fall Season 2017


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