Directing the Choral Music Program

Directing the Choral Music Program
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Author: Kenneth Harold Phillips
Pages: 420
ISBN: 0195132823
Release: 2004
Editor: Oxford University Press, USA

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Comprehensive introduction to developing and managing choral music programs from elementary through high school and adult levels. Useful for choral directors in schools, churches, and communities.

Choral Conducting

Choral Conducting
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Author: Colin Durrant
Pages: 214
ISBN: 9781136071386
Release: 2012-11-12
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Choral Conducting is a resource for singers, teachers, and choral conductors, and a college-level text for students of choral conducting. It also includes an overview of what is involved in leading a choral group and examines theories of learning and human behaviour and the history of choral music together with conductor's role. The book also discusses issues of the conductor-vocalist relationship, the mechanics of singing, rehearsal strategies, and more.

A Practical Guide to Choral Conducting

A Practical Guide to Choral Conducting
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Author: Harold Rosenbaum
Pages: 236
ISBN: 9781351673679
Release: 2017-10-17
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Rooted in the experience of a professional choral conductor, this book provides a guide to practical issues facing conductors of choral ensembles at all levels, from youth choruses to university ensembles, church and community choirs, and professional vocal groups. Paired with the discussion of practical challenges is a discussion of over fifty key works from the choral literature, with performance suggestions to aid the choral conductor in directing each piece. Dealing with often-overlooked yet vital considerations such as how to work with composers, recording, concert halls, and choral tours, A Practical Guide to Choral Conducting offers a valuable resource for both emerging choral conductors and students of choral conducting at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Choral Music Methods and Materials

Choral Music  Methods and Materials
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Author: Barbara A. Brinson,Steven M. Demorest
Pages: 432
ISBN: 1133599664
Release: 2012-12-20
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This essential text provides choral music educators with a well-organized, practical introduction to directing choirs and managing choral programs at the middle-school through high-school level. It offers step-by-step advice on designing and administering a choral program, from curricula to repertoire to performance, and helps instructors develop a personal philosophy of music education. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Choral Music

Choral Music
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Author: Avery T. Sharp,James Michael Floyd
Pages: 318
ISBN: 0824059441
Release: 2002
Editor: Psychology Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Choral Music Research and Information is a bibliographic research guide of work in the field. Sections include choral music for children and youth choirs, choral music for adult choirs, choral music with dance, choral settings, and multicultural music.

Becoming a Choral Music Teacher

Becoming a Choral Music Teacher
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Author: Patrice Madura Ward-Steinman
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9781135241445
Release: 2010-04-26
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This textbook prepares Music Education and Choral Conducting majors to be effective middle school and high school choral music teachers. It fully integrates the choral field experience for hands-on learning and reflection and allows the student to observe and teach the book’s principles. It covers the essentials of vocal development, auditions, literature, rehearsals, classroom management, and practical matters.

The Practice of Assessment in Music Education

The Practice of Assessment in Music Education
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Author: Frank Abrahams
Pages: 538
ISBN: 1579997961
Release: 2010
Editor: GIA Publications

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Teaching Kids to Sing

Teaching Kids to Sing
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Author: Kenneth H. Phillips
Pages: 412
ISBN: 1133958508
Release: 2012-10-31
Editor: Schirmer Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A foundational text in music education, TEACHING KIDS TO SING, 2e delivers a developmental program of exercises and skills to help all students achieve confident, accurate, and expressive singing. Founded on the principle that singing is a "learned" skill and grounded in the latest physiological research, this popular text provides a groundbreaking, step-by-step methodology for energizing the body, breath, ear, voice, and song. Thoroughly revised and updated, the new Second Edition includes a revision of the basic methodology, updated research on young singers, a separate new section on vocal physiology, contemporary music selections, and much more.

Becoming a Choral Music Teacher

Becoming a Choral Music Teacher
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Author: Patrice Madura Ward-Steinman
Pages: 248
ISBN: 9781135241452
Release: 2009-12-29
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This textbook prepares Music Education and Choral Conducting majors to be effective middle school and high school choral music teachers. It fully integrates the choral field experience for hands-on learning and reflection and allows the student to observe and teach the book’s principles. It covers the essentials of vocal development, auditions, literature, rehearsals, classroom management, and practical matters.

Building Choral Excellence

Building Choral Excellence
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Author: Steven M. Demorest
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9780199883134
Release: 2003-04-10
Editor: Oxford University Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Designed for both the practicing choral director and the choral methods student, this is a compact and comprehensive overview of the many teaching methods, strategies, materials, and assessments available for choral sight-singing instruction. Sight-singing is an important, if sometimes neglected, facet of choral music education that often inspires fear and uncertainty in student and teacher alike. Written in an accessible style, this book takes the mystery out of teaching music reading. Topics covered include the history of sight-singing pedagogy and research, prominent methods and materials, and practical strategies for teaching and assessment. This is the only book to provide such a wealth of information under one cover and will become an essential part of every choral conductor's library.

Basic Techniques of Conducting

Basic Techniques of Conducting
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Author: Kenneth Harold Phillips,Professor of Music and Director of Graduate Studies in Music Education Kenneth H Phillips
Pages: 236
ISBN: STANFORD:36105011409070
Release: 1997
Editor: Oxford University Press, USA

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Music. Spiral bound.

Music Educators Journal

Music Educators Journal
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: UCR:31210018295053
Release: 1955-09
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Choral Conducting

Choral Conducting
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Author: Harold A. Decker,Colleen J. Kirk
Pages: 374
ISBN: 0881338761
Release: 1995
Editor: Waveland PressInc

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The University of Colorado Catalogue

The University of Colorado Catalogue
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Author: University of Colorado
Pages: 329
ISBN: UOM:39015076327876
Release: 1963
Editor: Unknown

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Beyond Singing

Beyond Singing
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Author: Stan McGill,Elizabeth Volk
Pages: 248
ISBN: 1423420438
Release: 2007
Editor: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Methodology Chorals). Excellence is not something stumbled upon by accident. You won't achieve great things while flailing about in paperwork nor partake of true musical artistry by folly. Success requires a concrete plan of action: a big-picture plan followed by all the little details that, together, create a complex mosaic that forms a beautiful and intricate picture of choral excellence. This practical text offers a wealth of information for running a choral program. The two successful veteran teachers offer advice for dozens of solutions to issues facing the choral director. Includes a CD-ROM of bonus material, an introduction by Paul Salamunovich, and these chapters: 1. GET READY... The Calendar for the Year, The Choir Handbook. 2. GET SET... Preparing for Class, Herhearsal Structure and Techniques, Selecting Literature, Blueprint for Teaching Choral Literature, Effective Classroom Management. 3. GO! Conducting Concert Dos and Don'ts, Memorization, Contests and Festivals, Programming Themes and Variations, Enrichment Opportunities for Students, The Blessing of Added Extras, Identifying Prospective Audiences. 4. AFTER ALL, THEY DO CALL YOU A TEACHER! Grading Policies, Paperwork, Teaching Sight-Reading and Music Literacy. 5. TAKING CARE OF BUSINESS Copyright Law for the Choral Director, The Art of the Interview, Teacher Observations and Evaluations, Professional Resources. 6. HOW TO GET ALONG AND PLAY WELL WITH OTHERS Building Your Support System, The Recruitment and Retention of Choir Students, Effective Publicity and Public Relations. HOW TO DO STUFF Fund-Raising, Uniforms, Music Library Organization and Maintentance. 8. HOW TO KEEP THE TAIL FROM WAGGING THE DOG Show, Pop, Jazz, and Swing Choirs, Chamber Singers and Madrigal Groups. 9. WHO SAYS CHOIR IS BORING? Choir Traditions, Fun and Games, Trips, Tours, Parties, and Banquets. 10. ALL THE REST THAT'S FIT TO PRINT... Topics Overlooked in MusEd 101, The Great Miscellany of It All. 11. VAULTING INTO THE BIG LEAGUES VIPs of the Profession, "You Are Cordially Invited...", International Travel Epilogue, Table of Contents for CD Appendix, Index

Choral Pedagogy Third Edition

Choral Pedagogy  Third Edition
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Author: Brenda Smith,Robert T. Sataloff
Pages: 344
ISBN: 9781597566063
Release: 2013-05-15
Editor: Plural Publishing

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Choral Pedagogy, Third Edition, is the ideal text for voice teachers, choral conductors, church musicians, and professional and amateur singers who wish to develop strategies for lifelong singing. It concisely and clearly presents the principles of voice pedagogy from the perspective of both conducting and voice science in a user-friendly fashion, including helpful charts and simple anatomic diagrams. In addition, it offers teaching methods from history and philosophy, medical and voice science, and pedagogical concepts from active musical experts. Special attention is given to the needs of amateur singers and conductors. Topics covered include choral diction, posture and seating, rehearsal practices, and matters of vocal health. For the third edition, the authors have completely revised the text, updating the medical information and expanding the exercises. They have also added three new chapters: A chapter entitled "Singing in the 21st Century" that considers the vocal/choral demands of the choral repertoire being written in this century.A chapter on teaching young boys to sing written by Vic Oakes, the conductor of the Chattanooga Boys Choir.A chapter entitled "The Value of Lifelong Singing." With its updates and additions, Choral Pedagogy, Third Edition, is a valuable resource for students of choral conducting, music education, church music, and choral singing.

Foundations of Choral Conducting

Foundations of Choral Conducting
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Author: Kevin Fenton
Pages: 142
ISBN: 0981481728
Release: 2013-08-10
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Textbook for Beginning Choral Conductors

The Voice of Chorus America

The Voice of Chorus America
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: UVA:X006128967
Release: 1998
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Bulletin Council for Research in Music Education

Bulletin   Council for Research in Music Education
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Author: Council for Research in Music Education
Pages: 329
ISBN: UOM:39015057441712
Release: 2003
Editor: Unknown

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The New Yorker

The New Yorker
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: STANFORD:36105007059434
Release: 1976
Editor: Unknown

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