Music Instruction: Vocal
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The Complete Choral Warm-Up Book
The Complete Choral Warm-Up Book
Paperback      ISBN: 0882846574

A complete sourcebook for choral directors of all levels, as well as choral methods classes. Contains 211 warm-ups with information on usage, photos illustrating correct posture and vowel formation, and a well-organized index to make finding the right warm-up a snap. Belongs in every choral director's library.

An Hour of Study
An Hour of Study
Paperback      ISBN: 0769261787

Expertly arranged Vocal Method by Pauline Viardot from the Kalmus Edition series. This is from the Romantic era.

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.
Charles Gounod: Songs: For High Voice
Charles Gounod
Songs: For High Voice
Paperback      ISBN: 0769280498

Expertly arranged Vocal Collection for High Voice by Charles Francois Gounod from the Kalmus Edition series. This is from the Romantic era.

10 Christmas Songs for Solo Voice Mediun High: For Concerts, Contents, Recitals and Worship
10 Christmas Songs for Solo Voice Mediun High
For Concerts, Contents, Recitals and Worship
Paperback      ISBN: 0739000373

Award-winning composer, arranger, pianist, and recording artist Mark Hayes has crafted an exquisite anthology of Christmas arrangements for solo voice, including traditional carols, art songs, masterworks, and spirituals. Reflecting the arranger's mastery of vocal accompaniment, the piano partners with the voice in true art song style. Available in medium high and medium low voicings, this collection also features accompaniment and full-performance recordings with Mark Hayes at the piano. Titles: Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella * Away in a Manger * Sing Joy * Midnight Noel * Gesu Bambino * Silent Night * Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming * O Holy Night * The Coventry, Carol * Jesus, Oh What a Wonderful Child.

Twenty-Six Italian Songs and Arias: For Medium High Voice
Twenty-Six Italian Songs and Arias
For Medium High Voice
Paperback      ISBN: 088284489x

This authoritative edition of the world's most loved songs and arias draws on original manuscripts, historical first editions, and recent research by prominent musicologists to meet a high standard of accuracy and authenticity. Includes fascinating background information about the arias and their composers, as well as a singable rhymed translation, a readable prose translation, and a literal translation of every single word. This title is available in SmartMusic.

The Faber Carol Book: Satb
The Faber Carol Book
Satb
Paperback      ISBN: 0571521274

The Faber Carol Book is an exciting volume of Christmas carols and songs with an original, contemporary twist, designed to breathe fresh air into Christmas concerts. They contain forty pieces, expertly edited and arranged by Gwyn Arch and Ben Parry, capturing a variety of moods and styles through time -- from contemporary arrangements of medieval and traditional carols, to spirituals, and music from around the world. There is also an impressive line-up of original pieces by some of today's most highly respected choral composers, including Howard Goodall, Lin Marsh, Peter Gritton, Errollyn Wallen and Mike Brewer. There are two separate volumes, this is thev second anthology arranged for SATB, the choice of carols is identical to the earlier SA(B) version (although they are not in the same order, or compatible with the first book). Both publications include undemanding keyboard accompaniment and suggestions for optional instrumental lines.

A Cappella Pop: A Complete Guide to Contemporary A Cappella Singing
A Cappella Pop
A Complete Guide to Contemporary A Cappella Singing
Paperback      ISBN: 0739086278

A Cappella pop singing . . . it's the hottest trend in the nation Author Brody McDonald's award-winning ensemble, Eleventh Hour, was the first high school group to appear on NBC's The Sing-Off, and now you can similarly challenge your top high school and collegiate age singers with this book With a foreword by Deke Sharon, topics include forming your ensemble, music selection, rehearsal techniques, sound reinforcement, vocal percussion, and much more

The Classical Voice: Performance Pieces for Female Singers
The Classical Voice
Performance Pieces for Female Singers
Paperback      ISBN: 0825634873

(Music Sales America). 15 performance pieces arranged for female singers and piano. Includes accompanying CD with backing tracks to sing along to.

Sing at First Sight Reproducible Companion, Bk 2: Foundations in Choral Sight-Singing, Comb Bound Book & CD
Sing at First Sight Reproducible Companion, Bk 2
Foundations in Choral Sight-Singing, Comb Bound Book & CD
Paperback      ISBN: 0739061453

The Reproducible Companion/CD kit for the second level of Alfred's popular sight-singing curriculum is now available This sequential sight-singing text introduces new music reading concepts using both rhythmic and pitch exercises, plus actual excerpts from real choral music. The new Reproducible Companion/CD offers additional exercises, activities, and assessments, plus a CD with accompaniments and ear-training lessons. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance. This title is available in SmartMusic.