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Sight-singing – the Most Important Skill for Choral Singers

May 23rd, 2017 | By | Category: Adult choirs, Blog, Boy Choir, Catholic choirs, Chamber Choir, Childrens choirs, Choirs, Composers, Ear training, Internet resources, Kids choirs, Movable Do, Music Education, Music Instruction, Music Theory, Musical skill development, Sight-singing, Solfeggio

http://www.choir21.com/ Sight-singing or what most people think of as “reading music” is the most important skill a choral singer can possess. Sight-singing is best learned and practiced using Solfeggio or Solfege (soul fedge), with movable Do (dough) — also known as “Do-Re-Mi, etc.” This system applies each of the generic syllables to a particular tone […]



Choral Charisma – Singing With Expression

Feb 4th, 2016 | By | Category: Adult choirs, Blog, Boy Choir, Chamber Choir, Children's Choir, Choral Charisma, Choral directors, Choral Instruction, Expressive singing, Music Education, Music Instruction, San Francisco Choir, San Jose Choral, Texas Choir, Tom Carter, Vienna Boys Choir, Vocal Instruction, Voice

Author: Tom Carter , 2005 —  http://www.choralcharisma.com/ From Amazon: Are you a choral director who would love your singers to be more expressive? Are you a singer who wants to sing with passion and authenticity? Are you a voice teacher who would like to help your students sing with greater presence? Are you looking for […]



Lime Lighter: Connecting the Musician with Low Vision to the Music and to the Music-Makers

Aug 31st, 2015 | By | Category: Adult choirs, Boy Choir, Children's Choir, Note reading

http://www.dancingdots.com/ by Regina Smith, AT Specialist and Laurie Haynes, TVI Hamilton County Department of Education Chattanooga, TN Participation in school music programs is often associated with improvement in academic areas. For the student who is visually impaired, music also forges opportunities for new relationships and connections. Playing an instrument within a group promotes socialization and […]



Sir David Willcocks

Nov 16th, 2011 | By | Category: Adult choirs, Blog, Boy Choir, Children's Choir, Choir Compeition, Choral Conudctor, Conductor, International choirs

By Linda Foster Born December 30, 1919 in Newquay in Cornwall, Sir David was discovered by a piano tuner to have perfect pitch at the age of six. Sir David’s mother subsequently arranged to have him audition with Sir Walford Davies, a British composer and Master of the King’s Music from 1934 through 1941. Sir […]