The Resource Music direction for the stage : a view from the podium, Joseph Church

Music direction for the stage : a view from the podium, Joseph Church

Label
Music direction for the stage : a view from the podium
Title
Music direction for the stage
Title remainder
a view from the podium
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Church
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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1957-
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Church, Joseph
Index
index present
LC call number
MT955
LC item number
.C59 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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ProQuest (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Musicals
Label
Music direction for the stage : a view from the podium, Joseph Church
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Music Direction for the Stage; Copyright; Contents; Foreword by Alan Menken; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The View from the Podium; part i Music Direction: A Job Description; 1. Music Direction Today and Yesterday; What a Music Director Does; Historical Survey of Music Direction; Technology and the Shrinking Orchestra; Looking to the Future; 2. Musical Stage Production; Songs, Musicals, and Opera; A (Very) Brief History of Music for the Stage; Production in the Twenty-First Century; 3. Job Opportunities for Music Directors; Broadway and Off-Broadway; National Tours
  • Regional (Local), Repertory, and Stock TheaterNightclubs, Cabarets, and Concerts; Revues, Special Events, and Industrials; Academic Theaters and Events; Amateur and Community Performances and Talent Shows; Workshops and Developmental Productions; part ii Personnel; 4. The Production Team; Producers; Stage Managers; General Managers, Company Managers, House Managers, and Production Managers; 5. The Creative Team; Composers and Lyricists; Directors; Choreographers; Designers and Technicians; 6. The Music Team; Conductors, Associates, and Assistants; Contractors and Music Coordinators
  • Orchestrators and CopyistsVocal and Dance Arrangers; Synthesizer Programmers; The Orchestra; 7. The Performers; Singers and Dancers; Singers and Actors; Star Performers and Nontraditional Casting; Casting Directors; part iii Preproduction; 8. Mounting a Production; Meetings and Agendas, Planning and Scheduling; Casting; Determining the Orchestration: Three Scenarios; Scenario 1: Voice and Piano, or Maybe More; Scenario 2: Small Ensembles; Scenario 3: Orchestra Reductions; 9. The Music: Assessment and Analysis; Learning and Practicing Scores; Preparing Scores for Rehearsal; Transcribing
  • Practical Analysis for Music Direction10. Arranging for Music Directors; Starting an Arrangement: Approaches and Rightness; Technical Fundamentals of Arranging; Distribution, Registration, and Voicing; Dynamics and Articulation; Key; Dynamics and Articulation; Feel and Style; Tempo; Structure; Notating Arrangements; Arranging for Voices; Arranging for Movement; part iv Rehearsals 1: Singers and the Stage; 11. Overview of Rehearsal Process; 12. Individual Vocal Rehearsals; Coaching Singers; Rehearsal Process and Conduct; Background, Analysis, and Style; Key; Tempo; Vocal Technique
  • Accompanying and the AccompanimentText and Singing; Acting and Singing; 13. Ensemble Vocal Rehearsals; Ensemble Rehearsal Process; Choral Techniques for the Stage; Breathing and Phrasing; Vocal Production and Technique; Intonation; Text and Diction; Acting and Characterization; Movement; Choral Conducting for the Stage; 14. Rehearsals with Directors and Choreographers; Staging and Dramatic Rehearsals; Movement and Dance Rehearsals; 15. Adapting Music to the Production; Cueing; Underscoring, Transitions, and Incidental Music; Overtures, Bows, and Exit Music
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199993420
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12184859
System control number
(NhCcYBP)12184859
Label
Music direction for the stage : a view from the podium, Joseph Church
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Music Direction for the Stage; Copyright; Contents; Foreword by Alan Menken; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The View from the Podium; part i Music Direction: A Job Description; 1. Music Direction Today and Yesterday; What a Music Director Does; Historical Survey of Music Direction; Technology and the Shrinking Orchestra; Looking to the Future; 2. Musical Stage Production; Songs, Musicals, and Opera; A (Very) Brief History of Music for the Stage; Production in the Twenty-First Century; 3. Job Opportunities for Music Directors; Broadway and Off-Broadway; National Tours
  • Regional (Local), Repertory, and Stock TheaterNightclubs, Cabarets, and Concerts; Revues, Special Events, and Industrials; Academic Theaters and Events; Amateur and Community Performances and Talent Shows; Workshops and Developmental Productions; part ii Personnel; 4. The Production Team; Producers; Stage Managers; General Managers, Company Managers, House Managers, and Production Managers; 5. The Creative Team; Composers and Lyricists; Directors; Choreographers; Designers and Technicians; 6. The Music Team; Conductors, Associates, and Assistants; Contractors and Music Coordinators
  • Orchestrators and CopyistsVocal and Dance Arrangers; Synthesizer Programmers; The Orchestra; 7. The Performers; Singers and Dancers; Singers and Actors; Star Performers and Nontraditional Casting; Casting Directors; part iii Preproduction; 8. Mounting a Production; Meetings and Agendas, Planning and Scheduling; Casting; Determining the Orchestration: Three Scenarios; Scenario 1: Voice and Piano, or Maybe More; Scenario 2: Small Ensembles; Scenario 3: Orchestra Reductions; 9. The Music: Assessment and Analysis; Learning and Practicing Scores; Preparing Scores for Rehearsal; Transcribing
  • Practical Analysis for Music Direction10. Arranging for Music Directors; Starting an Arrangement: Approaches and Rightness; Technical Fundamentals of Arranging; Distribution, Registration, and Voicing; Dynamics and Articulation; Key; Dynamics and Articulation; Feel and Style; Tempo; Structure; Notating Arrangements; Arranging for Voices; Arranging for Movement; part iv Rehearsals 1: Singers and the Stage; 11. Overview of Rehearsal Process; 12. Individual Vocal Rehearsals; Coaching Singers; Rehearsal Process and Conduct; Background, Analysis, and Style; Key; Tempo; Vocal Technique
  • Accompanying and the AccompanimentText and Singing; Acting and Singing; 13. Ensemble Vocal Rehearsals; Ensemble Rehearsal Process; Choral Techniques for the Stage; Breathing and Phrasing; Vocal Production and Technique; Intonation; Text and Diction; Acting and Characterization; Movement; Choral Conducting for the Stage; 14. Rehearsals with Directors and Choreographers; Staging and Dramatic Rehearsals; Movement and Dance Rehearsals; 15. Adapting Music to the Production; Cueing; Underscoring, Transitions, and Incidental Music; Overtures, Bows, and Exit Music
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199993420
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12184859
System control number
(NhCcYBP)12184859

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