Monthly Archives: October 2015

New Choral

New Vocal and Choral Sheet Music!

Pender’s will always give you something to sing about, especially now that we have new vocal music books and materials in stock! Click here to find sheet music for all your favorite songs: everything from Disney to Broadway, recital to church.

Whatever your style, wherever you’re singing, there’s something new for you at Pender’s. Explore our new vocal and choral materials today.

Speaking of singing, look for our exhibit, where we’ll sell sheet music and musical gifts with the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) from November 12-14 at the 65th Texoma NATS Regional Conference. The conference is taking place in Oklahoma City at the Wanda L. Bass School of Music. Come by our booth November 12th or 13th from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., or the 14th beginning at 9 a.m., and see what we’ve got in stock for vocalists and educators!

Texas UIL Contest Music

UIL Contest Music for Band, Choir and Orchestra

Get your student musicians ready for Texas UIL!  Find band, choir and orchestra contest music from the complete Texas UIL PML (Prescribed Music List). Begin by choosing a category below, and our website will guide you to the appropriate music selections for your band, choir, or orchestra’s contest.

CHOOSE CATEGORY:
UIL Band Contest and Sightreading Music
UIL Choral Contest and Sightreading Music
UIL Orchestra Contest and Sightreading Music

Our knowledgeable staff are well-versed in the performance requirements for state UIL contests and can guide you in selecting the right composition. If you aren’t sure what you’re looking for, find us in-store or give us a call at 800-772-5918. We’d be delighted to help you find exactly what you need.

TX UIL Solo and Ensemble

Get Ready for TX UIL Solo & Ensemble

Equip your student musicians with solo and ensemble music from the complete Texas UIL PML (Prescribed Music List). Begin by choosing your student’s instrument section and arrangement. From there, our website will guide you to the appropriate music selections for your class.

CHOOSE SECTION AND ARRANGEMENT:
Woodwind Solo
Woodwind Ensemble
Brass Solo
Brass Ensemble
Percussion Solo
Percussion Ensemble
String
Vocal

Our knowledgeable staff are well-versed in the performance requirements for TX UIL solo & ensemble, and can guide you in selecting the right composition. If you aren’t sure what you’re looking for, find us in-store or give us a call at 800-772-5918. We’d be delighted to help you find exactly what you need.

Mark Hayes

Sacred Choral Reading Session January 2016

To Register: Call  (800) 772-8405

Save the date to join Pender’s Music Company and clinician Mark Hayes at our annual Sacred Choral Reading Session. We’ll be introducing new Easter and worship titles for church choir from Alfred, Hal Leonard, Lorenz, Shawnee Press, and others. The morning choral session will preview new anthems for the Easter and Spring/Summer church season and the afternoon keyboard session will include techniques and tips from Mark Hayes and previews of new keyboard music!

Join us in fellowship with others by participating in our Sacred Choral Reading Session with up to four members of your congregation. Registration fee is $10 a person and includes refreshments and complimentary music packets including most of the titles presented.

January 9, 2016
Quail Springs United Methodist Church
14617 N. Pennsylvania
Oklahoma City, OK 73134

Cost:
$10.00 per person for morning choral session
Limit 4 per church (example: director plus 3)
No fee or pre-registration for afternoon keyboard session

Schedule:
8:30   Registration
9:00   Choral Session Begins
10:30 Morning Break 10:30
12:30 Choral Session Over, Lunch on Your Own
2:00   Keyboard Music Session
3:30   Keyboard Music Session Over

To Register: Call John Staton at (800) 772-8405 or e-mail John at jstaton@penders.com

Good News for Jazz Lovers!

Over the last few months, Pender’s has added over three hundred brand new sheet music titles, books, CDs, and DVDs to our jazz selection!.

Jazz DeckIf you’re looking to improve your jazz skills, give The Jazz Deck a shot. It’s a hands-on approach to improvisational music and suitable for players of all levels. The deck includes a multi-dimensional presentation of basic notes and musical tidbits to help jazz students learn faster than ever. Start sharpening your abilities!

Jazz Icons on SaleAs if all these new materials weren’t enough, now all of our Jazz Icons DVD sets are on sale. Each high-quality, remastered collection features rare footage of the original masters of early jazz as they play the television studios and concert halls of the past. Every collection comes with a booklet full of photos, notes, and memorabilia from the artist’s family or estate. Uncover these treasures for 30% off while supplies last.

Ultimate Christmas Fake BookIf you haven’t already, head over to Pender’s festive Christmas Spirit collection to find our new and best-selling Christmas sheet music favorites. We’ve lined up some great holiday sheet music titles to help you get in the spirit, like the comprehensive Ultimate Christmas Fakebook, your seasonal companion featuring over 270 traditional and contemporary holiday hits.

Don’t forget you can preview audio of most holiday titles in our Christmas Spirit collection, and be sure to look through the assortment of accompaniment material available, too!

Lab 2015It’s One O’Clock Somewhere
Remember Pender’s also has the perfect gift for every jazz enthusiast on your list. Lab 2015 is the first One O’Clock Lab Band recording under the direction of Jay Saunders, featuring compositions by Drew Zaremba, Aaron Hedenstrom, Rich DeRosa, Garrett Wingfield, Kevin Swaim, and Brad Kang arrangements by Drew Zaremba. Scoop up this excellent album at Pender’s while it’s still in stock!

Do You Hear What We Hear?

‘Tis the season for holiday music! Our expert staff is fluent in the universal language of music for every occasion, and they’ve lined up some great holiday sheet music titles just in time to prepare your band, classroom, or church group for those special Christmas performances. Don’t forget you can preview audio of most holiday titles, and be sure to look through the assortment of accompaniment material available.

New and Best Selling ChristmasCHRISTMAS SPIRIT
Our Christmas Spirit collection features our new and best-selling Christmas sheet music favorites for jazz, band, orchestra, and more. Help your audience get lost in festive music that’s just right for the season. Be transported by a horse-drawn sleigh over wind-swept hills through white snow in Snowfall and Sleighride. Want to try something new? Introduce a reimagined classic like Wenceslas Meets Vivaldi to this year’s holiday program.

Start shopping for new & best-selling holiday music!


 

New Christmas Cantata Sheet MusicCHRISTMAS CANTATAS
Christmas cantatas are a wonderful way to commemorate the story of Christmas. Our new titles offer unique and inspiring perspectives, like Noel Celebration, which narrates the familiar story through the eyes of first-hand witnesses to the birth of Jesus. Look for Christmas cantata sheet music that was created specially for senior adult choirs, featuring large print and easy-to-sing vocals.

Start shopping for new Christmas cantatas!


 

Sacred Choral Sheet MusicNEW FALL & WINTER CHORAL
The sound of merry voices singing in perfect harmony is as much a part of the winter season as pine trees and fireside readings of “The Night Before Christmas.” Browse our new fall and winter choral publications, featuring Christmas worship songs, keyboard favorites, cantatas, educational materials, and more. Find the perfect Christmas sheet music for your holiday choir program.

Start shopping for new fall and winter choral music!


 

Whatever the occasion, whether an old favorite or a completely new piece, we hope you find the holiday sheet music you’re looking for. If you have any questions about a particular title, or need assistance determining what related products are necessary, please contact us — we’d love to help.

From all of us at Pender’s Music Co., happy holidays!