(Concepts for Singers)Donald Neuen - Choral Excellence
Every member of your choir can benefit from this book! The companion to Donald Neuen's DVD/Video series "Choral Techniques and Methods," this 48-page soft-cover manual is packed with information and insights into every aspect of choral musicianship, so it is a good investment even if not used with the video series. Main topics covered are: Energy, Beauty And Placement; Individual Section Characteristics; A Unified Approach To Vowel Formation; The Power Of Words and Rhythmic Interest And Forward Motion. In addition, there is an introduction to pronunciation in Latin, French, German, Spanish and Italian, plus tips on how to conduct simple, compound, complex and mixed meters.