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David P. DeVenney: Conducting Choirs Vol 1 - The Promising Conductor

Exposition
Development
The Right Hand
Two Hands
Expressing Ideas
Repertory and Programming
The Score and the Rehearsal
Singers and Choirs
Recapulation

Directed by David P. DeVenney

Intended for beginning conductors, this volume offers a conceptual approach to conducting rather than an imitative one. Students begin by building right-hand and then left-hand gestures and are provided with exercises designed to increase independence and expressiveness. Approaches to repertory and programming are also introduced, as are score marking, rehearsal strategies and preparation, and singing technique. In total, it is a concise guide that offers a wealth of practical information and stands alone as a resource for even part-time choir directors.

Item code: 5606B | Book | $48.95 |add item to cart
Choral  | 100 Pages | Softcover | 8 x 11
9781429117531 | 30/2558R

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