If you don’t know who Tom Rudolph is and you consider yourself a Music Technology Savvy kind of person… you’re missing a big part of your education! Dr. Rudolph is one of the top leaders in of Music Technology Education Integration and a widely published (prolific) Music Technology author. He is one of the founding members of TI:ME and his list of accomplishments in Music Education Technology is unparalleled.
If you are a user of Sibelius, this is a must-have book for your collection – it just might be the only book you need!
His latest book edition about Sibelius is a must-have for anyone using Sibelius personally or teaching with it in the classrooms. Tom’s new book, Sibelius: A comprehensive guide -2nd Edition, covers just about everything new in Sibelius 5 and 6 and was go-authored with Vince Leonard (Composer and Copyist). This book is a must have at the street price of $29.95. In addition, the book has a great companion Website with excellent information and usable files (including the completed work-files for each chapter!).
If you are a user of Sibelius, this is a must-have book for your collection – it just might be the only book you need! You may read about this edition in Tom’s own words here: Link to Tom’s Review
Let me know if you are using this or have read the book in the comment section below; I would love to hear about your success with it!
Joseph M. Pisano, Ph.D., is an industry innovator, educator, clinician and lecturer, trumpeter and conductor, and the creator of many music and education websites. He is currently the Vice President of Innovation and Engagement at Keystone Ridge Designs, Inc. After twenty-three years as a professor and administrator in higher education, he made the move into industry in 2018.
As one of the youngest full professors in Grove City’s history, he served in many capacities during his tenure including Professor of music, Director of Music and Fine Arts Technology, Technical Director of the Pew Fine Arts Center, Associate/Assistant Chair of Music and Fine Arts, Director of Jazz Studies.
He finished his tenure at the college as the Director of Bands, where he directed the college’s Symphonic Concert Band, Wind Ensemble, Marching Band, Pep Band, and various smaller ensembles. He continues to guest direct bands, consult with music programs, and adjudicate ensembles and programs today.
He has been named a TI:ME Teacher of the Year, received the JEN Jazz Educator Award, the PA Citation of Excellence, and named a “member for life” of the PA Intercollegiate Bandmasters Association. He is a past Vice President of the Technology Institute for Music Educators, an associate member of the American Bandmasters Association, a past President of the PA Intercollegiate Bandmasters Association, and a member of various education and music honoraries.
He has written for numerous publications including DCI Magazine, Teaching Music Magazine, SBO, and was the Educational Editor for In-Tune Monthly Magazine for eight years; he has contributed hundreds of articles to various publications.
He is an active conductor, trumpeter, clinician, and educator. Find out more at his website: jpisano.com.