• "When words fail, music speaks" - Hans Christian Andersen
     
     
     
     

    Goals of High School Chorus/Solo Festival Lessons:

    • Healthy, comfortable singing posture
    • An understanding of breath control
    • A healthy, sustainable singing technique, including:
      • A thorough understanding of both the low and high vocal registers (chest and head voice)
    • An understanding of solfege syllables (or their numerical equivalent)
    • Proper diction with an emphasis on vowel pronunciation
    • An ability to read music
    • Basic ear training skills, such as the ability to aurally identify basic musical intervals and rhythms
    • Exposure to multiple genres and styles of vocal music
    • Practice in memorization and song preparation for performance

     

    Important Links:

    Lesson Schedule - Quarter 1

    HS Area All-State: Forever GoneEven When He is SilentSeven BridgesCrown Him King of KingsHe'll Make A WayBésame Mucho

    National Anthem SingersI'll Be Home - 3 Part Acapella