Essential Elements was the major breakthrough for beginning band methodsin the ’90s. Now Essential Elements 2000 will take band programs into t he next millennium! EE2000 features:¬∑ A CD featuring a professional soloist in every Student Book 1 ¬∑ Great performance music with planned firstconcert. ¬∑ Even more great tunes, motivating students to practice and s tay in band. ¬∑ Special Rubank¬Æ Studies ¬∑ Better pacing, sequencing and reinforcement. ¬∑ Theory, history and creativity exercises integrated intoeach student book.