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Accent on Achievement, Book 2

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Unique Features
  • Accent on Review: 4 pages of comprehensive review for a smooth transition from Book 1
  • 6 full-band arrangements
  • 26 different classical composers
  • 41 folk songs from 19 countries
  • Chromatics and range development
  • 3/8, 6/8, changing meters
  • Timpani included in the Mallet Percussion Book
  • Advanced snare drum rudiments
  • 4 national anthems

Sequence Charts

Composer List
  • Alford : Colonel Bogey
  • Bach : Now Thank We All Our God
  • Beethoven; Theme from Violin Concerto in D
  • Bizet: Habaera from Carmen, March of the Toreadors
  • Dukas: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
  • Dvořk: Finale from "New World Symphony"
  • Foster: Some Folks Do
  • Gounod: Soldier's Chorus from Faust
  • Grieg: In the Hall of the Mountain King
  • Handel: Water Music
  • Herbert: Italian Street Song
  • Mendelssohn: Theme from A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • Morley: Now Is the Month of Maying
  • Mozart: Aria from The Marriage of Figaro
  • Mussorgsky: Hopak from The Fair at Sorochinsk
  • Offenbach: Barcarolle from Tales of Hoffman
  • Rachmaninoff: Theme from Piano Concerto No. 2
  • Rimsky-Korsakov: Procession of the Nobles
  • Rossini: Overture from The Barber of Seville
  • Schubert: Theme from Unfinished Symphony
  • Sousa: High School Cadets, The Thunderer
  • Tchaikovsky: March from Nutcracker
  • Verdi: La Donna Mobile
  • Vivaldi: Spring from The Four Seasons
  • Wagner: Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin
  • Ward: America, the Beautiful

Folks and World Music
  • American Songs: Billy Boy, Erie Canal, Go Tell Aunt Rhody, The Old Brass Wagon, Old Dan Tucker, Over the River and Through the Woods, The Pawpaw Patch, Row, Row, Row Your Boat, Simple Gifts, The Star-Spangled Banner (National Anthem),Yankee Doodle
  • French-Canadian: Il est n
  • French: Pat-a-pan, Triplet Song
  • German: O Tannenbaum
  • Israeli: Zum Gali Gali
  • Italian: Tarantella
  • Liberian: Sing Noel
  • Mexico: El Floron
  • Spanish: Fum, Fum, Fum
  • Sweden: Nu r det Jul Igen
  • Welsh: All Through the Night
  • Traditional: Oats, Peas, Beans, The Man on the Flying Trapeze, Merrily We Roll Along, America / God Save the Queen, Battle Hymn of the Republic
  • Christmas/Hanukkah: Deck the Halls, Up on the Housetop, I Saw Three Ships
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