Choral Pedagogy / Edition 2

Choral Pedagogy / Edition 2

by Brenda Smith, Robert Thayer Sataloff, Robert Thayer Sataloff, Robert T. Sataloff
     
 

ISBN-10: 159756043X

ISBN-13: 9781597560436

Pub. Date: 01/28/2006

Publisher: Plural Publishing, Inc.

With new chapters, fully updated and revised, Choral Pedagogy is intended to aid the voice teacher, choral conductor, church musician, and professional or amateur singer develop strategies for lifelong singing. It concisely and clearly presents the principles of voice pedagogy from the perspective of both conducting and voice science in a very user-friendly fashion…  See more details below

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With new chapters, fully updated and revised, Choral Pedagogy is intended to aid the voice teacher, choral conductor, church musician, and professional or amateur singer develop strategies for lifelong singing. It concisely and clearly presents the principles of voice pedagogy from the perspective of both conducting and voice science in a very user-friendly fashion with helpful charts and simple anatomic diagrams. It offers teaching methods from history and philosophy, medical and voice science, and pedagogical concepts from active musical experts. Special attention is given to the needs of amateur singers and conductors. Topics covered include choral diction, posture and seating, rehearsal practices, and matters of vocal health.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781597560436
Publisher:
Plural Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2006
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
246
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
IIntroduction1
Ch. 1Amateur and Professional Choral Singers3
Ch. 2The Rehearsal Process9
IIVocal Health and Pedagogy13
Ch. 3Anatomy and Physiology of the Voice15
Ch. 4Medical Care of Voice Disorders29
Ch. 5Performing Arts Medicine and the Professional Voice User: Risk of Nonvoice Performance59
Ch. 6Seating Problems of Vocalists73
Ch. 7Historical Overview of Vocal Pedagogy79
IIIThe Vocal Approach to Choral Music103
Ch. 8Voice Building for Choirs105
Ch. 9Choral Singing: The Singing Voice and the Choral Tone127
Ch. 10Choral Singing Techniques145
Ch. 11Choral Diction153
Ch. 12Rehearsal Techniques161
Bibliography171
Glossary175
Postscript193
Index195

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