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Music Collection New Materials

Newly-acquired books, scores, CDs, and equipment for check-out.


Melser, Nancy Armstrong. Teaching Soft Skills in a Hard World: Skills for Beginning Teachers

Educating Teachers and Tomorrow's Students Through Service-Learning Pedagogy, edited by Virginia Jagla and Kathleen Tice

Last updated September 9, 2019

Books from Other Areas of Bracken Library

Newest!   Vitale, Michael.  Introduction to the Art of Stage Management

Chapters include stage management for opera and for musical events.

Steichen, James.  Balanchine and Kirstein's American Enterprise.

Steichen tells the story of Balanchine's years in New York during the 1930s, after having achieved fame as a choreographer in Europe.  His work included dances for the Metropolitan Opera and the nascient American Ballet in collaboration with American impresario Lincoln Kirstein.

Newest!  Renata, Carla.  The Actor's Guide to Self-Marketing: How to Brand and Promote your Unique Image.

The advice in this book applies equally to musicians, including information about headshots, webpages, social media, and even how to rent high-end garments.

Last updated: September 10, 2019