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Sound Innovations for Concert BandTM and Sound Innovations for String OrchestraTM are two revolutionary new methods that combine time-tested educational concepts, input from thousands of teachers, advances in modern technology, and solid pedagogy that follow state and national music education standards.

Sound Innovations for Concert Band and Sound Innovations for String Orchestra are each available in two versions: the Standard Edition, selected by our industry-leading author team and available anytime at your local retailer, and the Director’s Choice Edition which, for the first time in history, gives teachers the ability to customize their own method and use their own experiences in creating the best method book for their unique classroom.

Both the Standard Edition and the customizable Director’s Choice Edition feature:

  • Master Classes with expert musicians and teachers on DVD
  • Recorded melody examples and play-along accompaniments in mp3 format for every line of music in the book
  • FREE access to the first 100 lines of music in the book on SmartMusic
  • Clean page layouts and clear organization of concepts

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