Learning to Sing Non-Classical Music

Learning to Sing Non-Classical Music

by Ronald Combs, Robert Bowker




Finely focused on the needs and problems of singers and teachers of popular and commercial vocal music. Explores the varied skills and techniques required to perform in different styles, and demonstrates how these skills can be developed by all singers. This book focuses on specific, common technical problems encountered by "pop" singers, e.g., high chestregister for the female, and falsetto for the male. Presents specific solutions to the problems, explaining what to do NOW if your voice isn't working the way you want it to through exercises.TOC: Introduction.
1. Vocal Basics.
2. Vocal Problems.
3. Vocal Health: A New Definition.
4. Maintaining Vocal Health.
5. Other Problems.
7. Microphones: The Constant Duet.
8. Monitor Systems.
9. The Teaching of Style.
10. Ornamentation.
11. Rhythm.
Annotated Bibliography.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780130107299
Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date: 08/28/1994
Edition description: SPIRAL
Pages: 147
Product dimensions: 8.47(w) x 11.06(h) x 0.43(d)

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