Vocal Music
Thoroughly Modern Millie: Vocal Selections
Thoroughly Modern Millie
Vocal Selections
Paperback      ISBN: 157560616x

(Vocal Selections). The winner of six 2002 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Orchestrations and Best Actress (Sutton Foster), Thoroughly Modern Millie takes us back to the jazz and flappers of the Roaring '20s. Based on the 1967 movie of the same name, which starred Julie Andrews, Mary Tyler Moore and Carol Channing, the Broadway show features new songs, 1920s favorites and tunes written for the film all of which are featured in our 14-song piano/vocal highlights folio. Also includes a special section of fantastic color photos from the Broadway production, a plot synopsis, show credits, and bios of composer Jeanine Tesori and lyricist Dick Scanlan.

Eight Favorite Solos from the Great American Songbook: Contemporary Settings for Solo Voice and Piano
Eight Favorite Solos from the Great American Songbook
Contemporary Settings for Solo Voice and Piano
Paperback      ISBN: 0739078399

Take eight classic songs from The Great American Songbook, add Mark Hayes' stunning and unpredictable contemporary arrangements, and it all adds up to two winning collections Enjoy performing these first-rate arrangements with the stylish piano accompaniments or with the fully-orchestrated, professional quality CD recordings.

Titles: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas * I Got Rhythm * I'll Be Home for Christmas * Just One of Those Things * Over the Rainbow * Singin' in the Rain * They Can't Take That Away from Me * You're the Top.
Hal Leonard Pocket Dictionary of Composers & Lyricists: A Comprehensive and Convenient Source for All Musicians
Hal Leonard Pocket Dictionary of Composers & Lyricists
A Comprehensive and Convenient Source for All Musicians
Paperback      ISBN: 1423477308

(Book). This handy, pocket-sized book is the most contemporary source on the market. Containing more than 1,900 capsule biographies, conveniently arranged by genre, this guide provides a who's who of classical, country, film, and theater music, along with the Great American songbook, hymns and patriotic songs, and pop/rock music.

Classics for Solo Singers: 12 Masterwork Solos for Recitals, Concerts, and Contests High Voice
Classics for Solo Singers
12 Masterwork Solos for Recitals, Concerts, and Contests High Voice
Paperback      ISBN: 0739068423

This superb anthology is the perfect collection for voice students and instructors alike. It features a thoughtful and diverse selection of vocal masterworks from the Renaissance era through the Romantic era, appropriate for any performance venue. Includes historical information for each selection, plus pronunciation guides and translations as needed.

Titles: Die Landlust (Haydn) * F r Musik (Franz) * It Was a Lover and His Lass (Morley) * Les Berceaux (Faur ) * Let Me Wander, Not Unseen (Handel) * Nymphs and Shepherds (Purcell) * On Wings of Song (Mendelssohn) * Panis angelicus (Franck) * St ndchen (Schubert) * Verdi prati (Handel) * Widmung (Schumann) * Wiegenlied (Schubert).
Working With Your Voice: The Career Guide to Becoming a Professional Singer
Working With Your Voice
The Career Guide to Becoming a Professional Singer
Paperback      ISBN: 0739075950

You say you want to become a professional singer. Where do you start? Is it really possible to make a living doing what you love? With over 25 years of experience as a professional singer, Jaime Babbitt has been there, done that, and knows the drill. In this book, Jaime looks at everything involved with having a career as a singer and offers you her first-hand experience. She applies a Zen approach to her invaluable tips on singing, gigs, marketing, and the professional singer's lifestyle. You'll realize your goal of becoming a successful working singer and how your voice, body, connections, technique, and attitude all help you every step of the way. Whether you're a pop superstar in the making, a stone-cold rocker, a Broadway baby, an R&B diva, or a jazz crooner, Working with Your Voice helps you become the singer who's great at whatever they do---and who knows how to do it all .

"Anything you want to know about singing is in this book. Jaime Babbitt shares her vast knowledge of every aspect of how to be a pro singer."

---Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil, award-winning and world renowned songwriting team

"Jaime Babbitt is one of the best singers I've ever heard. She knows the artistic side of her profession, and in this book she shares everything the up-and-coming session singer or recording artist would ever need to know about getting started and about staying in the game."

---Jimmy Webb, Grammy(R) award-winning, singer-songwriter/composer, and Chairman of the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
Carols for Solo Singers: 10 Seasonal Favorites Arranged for Solo Voice and Piano for Recitals and Concerts (Medium High Voice)
Carols for Solo Singers
10 Seasonal Favorites Arranged for Solo Voice and Piano for Recitals and Concerts (Medium High Voice)
Paperback      ISBN: 0739076566

This superb collection of favorite carols includes 10 festive arrangements, appropriate for many occasions and events during the holidays. Appropriate for school or church use. You'll want both voicings Titles: Amid the Cold of Winter * God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen * How Far Is It to Bethlehem? * I Saw Three Ships * Kling, Gl ckchen * No l Nouvelet * O Come, Little Children * Simple Joy * Sleep in Heavenly Peace * We Three Kings.

Hairspray: The Complete Book and Lyrics of the Hit Broadway Musical
Hairspray
The Complete Book and Lyrics of the Hit Broadway Musical
Paperback      ISBN: 1557835144

Hairspray is the 2003 Tony Award(R) winner for Best Musical Based on filmmaker John Waters' affectionately subversive homage to his Baltimore youth, Hairspray takes place in 1962. Chubby Tracy Turnblad (Marissa Jaret Winokur, 2003 Tony winner for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical) is transformed into a teen celebrity on a local TV dance program. With her irresistible stage mother (Harvey Fierstein, 2003 Tony winner for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical) at her side, she attempts to win the heart of the local heartthrob and integrate "The Corny Collins Show" at the same time.

Mixing & Mastering
Mixing & Mastering
Paperback      ISBN: 1423430530

(Music Pro Guide Books & DVDs). Making the instrument and vocal tracks sound their best, then making them all work together- everything you need to know to make the perfect mix is in this book. You'll then learn how to take that perfect mix and create the perfect stereo master recording, ready for CD replication or digital distribution online. Detailed illustrations, photographs, plus audio and video examples on DVD make sure you understand everything you need to know to mix and master like the pros.

American Folk Songs for Solo Singers: 13 Folk Songs Arranged for Solo Voice and Piano for Recitals, Concerts, and Contests (Medium Low Voice)
American Folk Songs for Solo Singers
13 Folk Songs Arranged for Solo Voice and Piano for Recitals, Concerts, and Contests (Medium Low Voice)
Paperback      ISBN: 0739078151

Most vocal teachers have already discovered Jay's extremely popular Folk Songs for Solo Singers collections. And now, Alfred is excited to offer another for vocal students and their teachers American Folk Songs for Solo Singers includes an excellent variety of solo material for recitals, concerts, and contests, available in two voicings.

Titles: Bright Morning Stars * Down in the Valley to Pray * Honey Babe * How Can I Keep from Singing? * My Lord, What a Morning * Nine Hundred Miles * Old Joe Clark * Pretty Little Girl * Shenandoah * Simple Gifts * Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child * Sun Don't Set in the Mornin' * The Water Is Wide.
Carols for Solo Singers: 10 Seasonal Favorites Arranged for Solo Voice and Piano for Recitals and Concerts (Medium Low Voice), Book & CD
Carols for Solo Singers
10 Seasonal Favorites Arranged for Solo Voice and Piano for Recitals and Concerts (Medium Low Voice), Book & CD
Paperback      ISBN: 0739076612

This superb collection of favorite carols includes 10 festive arrangements, appropriate for many occasions and events during the holidays. Appropriate for school or church use. You'll want both voicings Titles: Amid the Cold of Winter * God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen * How Far Is It to Bethlehem? * I Saw Three Ships * Kling, Gl ckchen * No l Nouvelet * O Come, Little Children * Simple Joy * Sleep in Heavenly Peace * We Three Kings.