• "When words fail, music speaks" - Hans Christian Andersen
    Congratulations to the following 2018 All-County students!
    LEFT: Maddix Bishop, Taya Harris, Lydia Szymanski, Kaleb Shaw,
    Corissa Loncher, Tori Morrow, Brenton Gagliardo, Maura Burke

    Goals of 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