Music Instruction: Vocal
Rhythm All Around
10 Rhythmic Songs for Singing and Learning
Paperback ISBN: 0739046438
It's amazing what you'll find when you start listening for Rhythm All Around! From the sounds of someone knocking at your door to the rhythms of cooks going "Crazy in the Kitchen," you'll be both tickled and amused by the fun lyrics and concepts in this collection of unison and beginning 2-part songs. Includes reproducible song sheets, many with suggestions for rhythmic sounds and instruments. *Recommended for grades K--5. *Reproducible Student Pages included.
A Performer Prepares
A Guide to Song Preparation for Actors, Singers and Dancers
Paperback ISBN: 1557833958
A Performer Prepares is a 13-part master class on how to perform on any stage from bleak rehearsal room to the Palace Theatre. The class covers the basic Broadway song numbers, from show ballad to showstopper. With precise, logical steps and dynamic and entertaining dialogues between himself and his students, David Craig takes anyone with the desire to shine from an audition to final curtain call. These lessons on the pages recreate as closely as possible the unique interpersonal dyamic of Craig's legendary coaching encounters in New York, Los Angeles and across the country.
Twenty-Six Italian Songs and Arias
For Medium High Voice
Paperback ISBN: 088284489x
This authoritative, new 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 each single Italian word.
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.
You Can Write a Song
Paperback ISBN: 0825615135
This complete music instruction studio is all you need to begin writing like a pro. Includes a stpe-by-step book and a one-hour CD filled with exercises and professional arrangements. The basics can be mastered in just a few weeks.
Roses, Laughter & Lullabies
18 Classical Songs For Mezzo-Soprano Ages Mide-Teens and Up
Paperback ISBN: 1423439538
with a CD of accompaniments This collection of 18 easy supplementary repertory songs, all in English, augments selections in Easy Songs for the Beginning Mezzo-Soprano, Easy Songs for the Beginning Mezzo-Soprano_Part II, and the three volumes of The First Book of Mezzo-Soprano/Alto. Contents: Birds in the Night (Sullivan) * Cradle Song (Schubert) * The Forsaken Maid (Wilson) * Hymn to the Night (Campbell-Tipton) * I Have Twelve Oxen (Ireland) * I Will Go with My Father A-ploughing (Quilter) * It Was a Lover and His Lass (Clough-Leighter) * Jeanette and Her Little Wooden Shoes (Herbert) * Love Is a Sickness Full of Woes (Parker) * O, Bid Your Faithful Ariel Fly (Linley) * Should He Upbraid (Bishop) * Spring Comes Laughing (Carew) * Tears (Tchaikovsky) * Two Roses (Gilberte) * Under the Greenwood Tree (Buzzi-Peccia) * The Valley of Laughter (Sanderson) * The Winds Are Calling (Ronald) * Without Thee (Gounod).