Vocal Music
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.
Carols for Solo Singers: High Voice
Carols for Solo Singers
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.
Mixing & Mastering
Mixing & Mastering
Paperback      ISBN: 1423430530
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.
Carols for Solo Singers: High Voice
Carols for Solo Singers
High Voice
Paperback      ISBN: 0739076582
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.
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
Rage to Survive: The Etta James Story
Rage to Survive
The Etta James Story
Paperback      ISBN: 0306812622
Here is the story of perhaps the finest soul singer of the rock era--Etta James.
Herman Klein and the Gramophone: Being a Series of Essays on the Bel Canto
Herman Klein and the Gramophone
Being a Series of Essays on the Bel Canto
Hardcover      ISBN: 0931340187
From Klein's comments on early recordings that remain available today, the reader can get a glimpse of what legendary singers such as Patti and Lind sounded like more than a century ago. The essays of Herman Klein that appeared in The Gramophone from 1924 until 1934 are indispensable sources of information on the singers of the Golden Age.
The Inner Voice: The Making of a Singer
The Inner Voice
The Making of a Singer
Hardcover      ISBN: 0670033510
A Grammy Award-winning soprano whose achievements earned her an honorary doctor of music from the Juilliard School describes her struggles to launch her career, the individuals who influenced her life, the challenges she faces with the business side of the music industry, and her philosophies about the heart-throat-mind connection. 75,000 first printing.
Thoroughly Modern Millie: Vocal Selections
Thoroughly Modern Millie
Vocal Selections
Paperback      ISBN: 157560616x
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.
Putting the Show in Choir: The Ultimate Handbook for Your Rehearsal and Performance
Putting the Show in Choir
The Ultimate Handbook for Your Rehearsal and Performance
Paperback      ISBN: 1617743232
The author of best-selling Icebreakers and Icebreakers 2, Valerie Lippoldt Mack reflects on her career as music educator, dancer, and musician and shares valuable knowledge and experience with you in Putting the SHOW in CHOIR. Full of tips and suggestions for successful auditions, choreography, staging and lights, costumes, programming, rehearsal suggestions, budgeting, public relations and more, this resource is a must for every concert, jazz, or show choir director! Truly, there is a wealth of information in this easy and fun to read book with humorous stories sprinkled throughout that could only happen to Valerie!