Spicing Up The Band With Contemporary Literature. Academic Article uri icon


  • Recommends that band directors utilize nontraditional performance literature, or what is often called "contemporary" or "twentieth-century" music. Discusses such issues as the educational benefits involved, what students will learn, and questions to consider when selecting a piece. Provides a selected repertoire of band works with contemporary notation and experimental sounds. (CMK)

published proceedings

  • Teaching Music

author list (cited authors)

  • Wilborn, D

complete list of authors

  • Wilborn, David

publication date

  • April 2001