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Oliver Douberly: Choir Director Basics



Singing From The Same Page


Organization and Paperwork


The Importance of Personal Preparation


Posture and Breathing


Warm Up - Making the Sound


Rehearsing Hymnody


Rhythm and Pulse


Rhythmic Phrases


Diction Skills


Making the Ensemble Sound


Gesture Technique


Conducting from the Console


Recruiting New Choir members


Maintenance of Choir Members

The latest volume in the 'Basics' series is an excellent new resource for choir directors from a recognized expert in the field. Choir director Basics supports and guides the reader through the process of organizing new ensembles as well as developing and improving existing choirs. The book is divided in five parts, each addressing specific aspects of the choir director's work: The Place for the Choir and Preparing to Direct the Choir; The Rehearsal; Making the Choral Sound; Ritual Celebrations; and Administration.

Item code: 6571B | Book | $14.95 |add item to cart
Choral  | 117 Pages | Softcover | 7 x 10
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