Concert band music from Excelcia Music Publishing is published in six color-coded series: Prelude (grade .5), Da Capo (grade 1), Harmony (grade 1.5), Intermezzo (grade 2 to 2.5), Rhapsody (grade 3 to 3.5) and Maestro (grade 4 and up). Each series is carefully graded with composers following strict criteria established by the editorial team. Rest assured when you pick a piece in a specific series and grade level, it will fit your band’s developmental needs in regards to ranges, keys, rhythms, etc. Each piece has been highly vetted in the selection process and meticulously edited, so you know you are getting the best quality music for concert band available today. The score and parts are beautifully set for ease of reading, with unique features like oversized time signatures in the conductor’s scores and measure numbers on the parts at every measure, to help facilitate efficient rehearsals. Professional recordings of each piece are available and can be used as pedagogical examples for your students of good tone and musicianship. Many pieces in the series are available on SmartMusic. Expect the finest music by the best composers from ExcelciaMusic Publishing—Music that Inspires.