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Russell Robinson
Middle School Singers - Turning Their Energy Into Wonderful Choirs!

Teaching Middle School Choirs
Uniqueness of This Age Group
Middle School Boys and "Uncertain" Singers
Appropriate Literature and Voicings
Attention Spans
Discipline and Accurare Reinforcement
Rehearsal Techniques with Demonstration Choir
"Sing We and Chant It"
Five Parts to a Warm-Up
Warming Down with the "oo" Vowel
Warming Up with Other Vowels
Diction Exercise
Chordal Warm-Up
Thoughts on the Pre-Performance Warm-Up
Pre-Performance Warm-Up for "Sing We and Chant It"
Performance of "Sing We and Chant It"
Closing Comments

This extraordinary DVD is packed with ideas and techniques especially for middle school and junior high choral directors, or for choral music education students. Filmed both during a convention appearance and in a classroom, Dr. Russell Robinson (along with a demonstration choir from Eisenhower Middle School, FL) shows us new and tried-and-true ways to make young and developing singers look and sound better. Learn how to take your singers' energy and put it to great use!

Item code: 6510DVD | DVD | $39.95 add item to cart
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