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Garment Racks Etc. – Keeping Choir Clothing Looking Its Best

Jun 20th, 2017 | By | Category: Adult choirs, by Michael Leppert, Catholic choirs, Catholic High School choirs, Chamber Choir, Children's Choir, Childrens choirs, Church Choir dresses, Etc., Garment care, http://www.garmentrack.com/, Performance clothing care

http://www.garmentrack.com/ by Michael Leppert Maintenance of performance clothing is one of the most important logistical procedures of choir support personnel. No matter how musical a group may sound, a slovenly appearance can ruin the overall impression of their concerts. Choir members should look as professional as possible at every performance. Garment Racks Etc. is a […]



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 […]



Wahlert Catholic High School Choir Sings for Pope Francis

Nov 21st, 2016 | By | Category: Catholic choirs, Catholic High School choirs, High school choirs, Iowa Choirs, Papal Performance, Rome concert, vocal performance

http://www.holyfamilydbq.org/WCHS The 60-voice Dubuque, Iowa, Wahlert Catholic high school choir has been selected as the only American choir that will participate in the 300-singer performance in Rome at a Papal Mass on Sunday, November 27, 2016. The choir is under the direction of Aaron Behnke, who is as enthusiastic about the journey as his singers. […]