additional resources

Recommended Reading for Band Directors

This is a curated list of books that have been mentioned/recommended by a master teacher.

Instrument/Band Pedagogy

  • On Teaching Band, Notes From Eddie Green - Green

  • Rehearsing The Middle School Band - Stephen Meyer

  • The Art of Teaching (Flute, Clarinet, Horn, etc)

Leadership/Inspiration

  • The Magic of Thinking Big - Schwartz

  • The Leadership Pill - Ken Blanchard

  • The Compunding Effect - Darren Hardy

  • John Maxwell - How Succesful People Think

  • Girl Wash Your Face - Hollis

  • The 10X Rule - Grant Cardone


Method Books/Daily Drill

  • Fundamentals and Ensemble Drill - Nathan Carter