skip to content
Four decades of choral training Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Four decades of choral training

Author: Gerald F Darrow
Publisher: Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Darrow, Gerald F., 1931-
Four decades of choral training.
Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1975
(OCoLC)651801394
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald F Darrow
ISBN: 0810807912 9780810807914
OCLC Number: 1119880
Description: xii, 223 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: PREFACE --
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS --
1. THE SEARCH FOR PATTERN AND PERSPECTIVE --
Some Historical Perspectives --
Patterns of Techniques --
2. TONE QUALITY --
Characteristics of Choral Tone Quality --
Adjective Descriptions --
Vibrato as Characteristics --
Blend as a Characteristic --
Recommendations for Developing Choral Tone Quality --
Concept of Tone --
Resonance Sensation --
Physical Structure of Resonators --
Vowel Study --
3. BREATHING --
Characteristics of Choral Breathing --
General Descriptions --
Positions and Movements of the Body Structure --
Recommendations for Developing Choral Breathing --
Through Singing --
Establishing Correct Breathing Action --
Breathing Exercises --
Staggered Breathing --
4. POSTURE --
Characteristics of Choral Posture --
General Descriptions --
Positions of Body Structure --
Recommendations for Developing Choral Posture --
Psychological Approaches --
Body-Movement Techniques --
5. INTONATION --
Tone Production as Dependent Factors --
Mental and Physical Attitudes as Dependent Factors --
Environmental Factors --
6. RANGE --
Characteristics of the Range of Choral Voices --
Pitch Dimensions --
Quality Changes Within the Range --
Recommendations for Developing the Range of Choral Voices --
Concept of Tone --
Resonance Sensation --
Physiological Factors --
Vowel Study --
7. DYNAMICS --
The Role of Dynamics in the Deveopment of Choral Voices --
Soft Singing Should Be the Basis of Vocal Development --
Mezzo-forte and Forte Singing Should Be the Basis of Vocal Development --
Recommendations for Singing Various Dynamic Levels --
Concept of Tone --
Resonance Sensation --
Physiological Factors --
Vowel Study --
8. DICTION --
Comparative Importance and Treatment of Vowels and Consonants --
Vowels --
Classification of Vowels --
Treatment of Vowels --
Consonants --
Classification of Consonants --
Treatment of Consonants --
Pronunciation --
Contiguous Vowels and Consonants --
Common Errors of Pronunciation --
Influence of the Musical Context --
ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHTY --
INDEX.
Responsibility: by Gerald F. Darrow.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1119880> # Four decades of choral training
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1119880" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2019746#Place/metuchen_n_j> ; # Metuchen, N.J.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/784.962/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh89005330> ; # Choral singing--Instruction and study
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/MT875> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2019746#Topic/chorales> ; # Chorales
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2019746#Topic/chant_choral> ; # Chant choral
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/858541> ; # Choral singing--Instruction and study
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/19278038> ; # Gerald F. Darrow
    schema:datePublished "1975" ;
    schema:description "PREFACE -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- 1. THE SEARCH FOR PATTERN AND PERSPECTIVE -- Some Historical Perspectives -- Patterns of Techniques -- 2. TONE QUALITY -- Characteristics of Choral Tone Quality -- Adjective Descriptions -- Vibrato as Characteristics -- Blend as a Characteristic -- Recommendations for Developing Choral Tone Quality -- Concept of Tone -- Resonance Sensation -- Physical Structure of Resonators -- Vowel Study -- 3. BREATHING -- Characteristics of Choral Breathing -- General Descriptions -- Positions and Movements of the Body Structure -- Recommendations for Developing Choral Breathing -- Through Singing -- Establishing Correct Breathing Action -- Breathing Exercises -- Staggered Breathing -- 4. POSTURE -- Characteristics of Choral Posture -- General Descriptions -- Positions of Body Structure -- Recommendations for Developing Choral Posture -- Psychological Approaches -- Body-Movement Techniques -- 5. INTONATION -- Tone Production as Dependent Factors -- Mental and Physical Attitudes as Dependent Factors -- Environmental Factors -- 6. RANGE -- Characteristics of the Range of Choral Voices -- Pitch Dimensions -- Quality Changes Within the Range -- Recommendations for Developing the Range of Choral Voices -- Concept of Tone -- Resonance Sensation -- Physiological Factors -- Vowel Study -- 7. DYNAMICS -- The Role of Dynamics in the Deveopment of Choral Voices -- Soft Singing Should Be the Basis of Vocal Development -- Mezzo-forte and Forte Singing Should Be the Basis of Vocal Development -- Recommendations for Singing Various Dynamic Levels -- Concept of Tone -- Resonance Sensation -- Physiological Factors -- Vowel Study -- 8. DICTION -- Comparative Importance and Treatment of Vowels and Consonants -- Vowels -- Classification of Vowels -- Treatment of Vowels -- Consonants -- Classification of Consonants -- Treatment of Consonants -- Pronunciation -- Contiguous Vowels and Consonants -- Common Errors of Pronunciation -- Influence of the Musical Context -- ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHTY -- INDEX."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2019746> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/651801394> ;
    schema:name "Four decades of choral training"@en ;
    schema:productID "1119880" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1119880#PublicationEvent/metuchen_n_j_scarecrow_press_1975> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2019746#Agent/scarecrow_press> ; # Scarecrow Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780810807914> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1119880> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2019746#Agent/scarecrow_press> # Scarecrow Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Scarecrow Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2019746#Place/metuchen_n_j> # Metuchen, N.J.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Metuchen, N.J." ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh89005330> # Choral singing--Instruction and study
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Choral singing--Instruction and study"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/858541> # Choral singing--Instruction and study
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Choral singing--Instruction and study"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19278038> # Gerald F. Darrow
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1931" ;
    schema:deathDate "2010" ;
    schema:familyName "Darrow" ;
    schema:givenName "Gerald F." ;
    schema:name "Gerald F. Darrow" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780810807914>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0810807912" ;
    schema:isbn "9780810807914" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/651801394>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Four decades of choral training." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1119880> ; # Four decades of choral training
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.