The Resource Settle the score : performer's analysis for the classical singer, Kevin Skelton

Settle the score : performer's analysis for the classical singer, Kevin Skelton

Label
Settle the score : performer's analysis for the classical singer
Title
Settle the score
Title remainder
performer's analysis for the classical singer
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Skelton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For any serious classical musician the score is of primary importance. Though we spend countless hours in the pursuit and practice of technical mastery, these skills ultimately are of little importance if we are unable to express written music accurately and sincerely. Like most books on vocal pedagogy, this book is intended to help singers to meet their full potential. While many books focus on the technical skills associated with how to sing, this book lays a foundation for the practical task of learning vocal music. The system outlined here teaches singers to unite their technique, musicianship, intelligence, and passion so that they can more convincingly perform a composer's score [Publisher description]
Cataloging source
NDD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skelton, Kevin D
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
MT892
LC item number
.S545 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Singing
  • Singing
  • Music
  • Music
  • Singing
  • Singing
Label
Settle the score : performer's analysis for the classical singer, Kevin Skelton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Technique and the warm-up -- Deconstructive analysis. The scores ; Preparation ; Score-marking and learning the notes ; Coloratura ; Conclusions -- Reconstructive analysis. From deconstruction to reconstruction ; Breath ; Vowels ; Consonants ; Resonance ; Final touches ; Technical exercises ; Musical exercises ; Memorization ; Conclusions -- An essay on analysis. Performer's analysis in a new age musicology -- Appendices. Appendix 1: International phonetic alphabet ; Appendix 2: Checklist ; Appendix 3: Vocal issues cross-referenced with exercises ; Appendix 4: The singer's essential library
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
vii, 148 pages
Isbn
9781490935737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
  • (OCoLC)855786492
  • (OCoLC)ocn855786492
Label
Settle the score : performer's analysis for the classical singer, Kevin Skelton
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Technique and the warm-up -- Deconstructive analysis. The scores ; Preparation ; Score-marking and learning the notes ; Coloratura ; Conclusions -- Reconstructive analysis. From deconstruction to reconstruction ; Breath ; Vowels ; Consonants ; Resonance ; Final touches ; Technical exercises ; Musical exercises ; Memorization ; Conclusions -- An essay on analysis. Performer's analysis in a new age musicology -- Appendices. Appendix 1: International phonetic alphabet ; Appendix 2: Checklist ; Appendix 3: Vocal issues cross-referenced with exercises ; Appendix 4: The singer's essential library
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
vii, 148 pages
Isbn
9781490935737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
  • (OCoLC)855786492
  • (OCoLC)ocn855786492

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