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26 Italian Songs and Arias: Medium Low
26 Italian Songs and Arias
Medium Low
Paperback      ISBN: 0882849360

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.

Italian Art Songs of the Romantic Era
Italian Art Songs of the Romantic Era
Paperback      ISBN: 0739002457

This volume offers a sampling of great vocal music that has been long forgotten. Out of print for a century or more, these songs by Rossini, Donizetti, and others come from the private collection of the editor, Patricia Adkins Chiti. This edition includes carefully edited text and music, word-by-word translations of the Italian texts, and transcriptions into the International Phonetic Alphabet. Accompaniments are also available on both cassette and compact disc.

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.

Rhythm All Around: 10 Rhythmic Songs for Singing and Learning
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.

Movin' in the Right Direction!: A Program or Songbook to Build Character and Integrity in Young People for Unison and 2-Part Voices
Movin' in the Right Direction!
A Program or Songbook to Build Character and Integrity in Young People for Unison and 2-Part Voices
Paperback      ISBN: 0739052411

Movin' in the Right Direction is a vibrant and contemporary 20-minute program designed to help build character and integrity in your young singers. Teachers, students, and parents will enjoy the lessons that can be learned through this presentation. The texts reinforce positive concepts and goals. The seven songs, set in a wide variety of musical styles, may be sung separately or put together with the connecting narrations (35 spoken lines in all). Recommended for grades 2--7.

Italian Arias of the Baroque and Classical Eras
Italian Arias of the Baroque and Classical Eras
Paperback      ISBN: 0739026836

A sampling of the world's greatest Baroque and Classical arias. In addition to offering fascinating background information about the arias and their composers, the editor has corrected a multitude of errors which have accumulated over time, and has replac

Tipbook Vocals: The Singing Voice : the Complete Guide
Tipbook Vocals
The Singing Voice : the Complete Guide
Paperback      ISBN: 142345622x

(Book). This easy-to-read and highly accessible Tipbook has been written in close collaboration with classical and non-classical singers and teachers, therapists, and other experts. Tipbook Vocals doesn't teach you how to sing, but it supplies you with valuable, practical information that will help you to understand and extend the possibilities of your voice, to appreciate and evaluate input from voice teachers and coaches, and to have easier access to other literature on the subject.

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.

Of Thee I Sing!: A Celebration of America's Music for 2-part Choirs
Of Thee I Sing!
A Celebration of America's Music for 2-part Choirs
Paperback      ISBN: 0739046594

American music reflects the history of America's people, America's trials, and America's growth. Take an exciting and reflective 30-minute musical journey with Of Thee I Sing ---A Celebration of America's Music. From Native American Indian chants to traditional folk songs, from inspirational spirituals to hot New Orleans ragtime, from jazzy swing to kickin' Broadway 2-beat, from Nashville's Grand Ole Opry to the Detroit Motown Sound, you too can discover and enjoy the sound of America.
* Recommended for grades 3 and up.
* Can be used as a program or as a songbook.
* Performance time: approximately 30 minutes.
* Reproducible Student Pages and Staging Suggestions included.

America Sings!
America Sings!
Paperback      ISBN: 1562228455