Fundamentals of Great Vocal Technique
The Teachings of Michael Trimble
by Michael Trimble
compiled and edited by Richard di Renzi and Christopher Arneson
Trimble shared the stage and studied with many of the greatest singers of the 20th century. He passes along his extraordinary insights into singing, based on the principles of Bel Canto and the experiences of world-renowned practitioners of the vocal art. His techniques are certain to help singers rise to the highest level of achievement. Trimble is among a truly rare breed in the singing community: an extraordinary artist with a long, successful career, and a gifted teacher who is able to bring out the best in all his students. Read more...
Sing Into Your Sixties... And Beyond!
A manual and anthology for group and individual voice instruction
by Sangeetha Rayapati, DMA
Sing Into YourSixties is the first book of its kind: a user’s manualwith supporting age-appropriate song anthology specifically addressing the special needs of older singers and their teachers. Our bodies change as we age—many of these changes directly impact how we sing. Whether you are a lifelong singer or a newcomer to the art, you will find valuable information to help you sing at your best. Read more...
The Kid and the Singing Teacher
by Robert Edwin and Barbara Wilson Arboleda
Forget the mythology! Join Robert and Barbara on an entertaining, educational adventure that will increase your knowledge and comfort in teaching children to sing. This program is packed with over 2 hours of voice pedagogy and physiology, along with plenty of opportunity to see these in action with real children. Included is a special section on voice disorders and two complete mini lessons to help incorporate what you will learn. Dive in, meet the kids, and feel their passion for song! Read more...
Resonance in Singing
Voice Building through Acoustic Feedback
-includes VoceVista Pro Analysis Software for PC
by Donald Gray Miller, PhD
Resonance in Singing provides an example of how science can meet the voice studio in an exciting and highly applicable fashion. The ability to use VoceVista-Pro as a tool to enhance one’s teaching is now possible for all, thanks to this insightful, well-organized, multimedia presentation by Dr. Miller. I would encourage all readers to do their own investigation into all of the resonance strategies found in this book. Read more...
A Most Rewarding Independent Music Studio
by Laurie Lee Cosby & Donna Hinds Sawyers
Cosby & Sawyers present their successful business model, inspired by their collaborative music studio, Studio Bella Voce. They share their insights with engaging honesty and humor, relating the highs and lows en route to a thriving musical venture. All independent music teachers—from singers to trombonists—will benefit from their joint wisdom. A must-have for private teachers! Read more...
Your Voice: The Basics
by Scott McCoy
At last, the abridged version of Your Voice: An Inside View that so many people have requested. This new text features material drawn from the original, plus new material dealing with acoustics in an extremely user-friendly format. This book might be your perfect solution for undergraduate pedagogy and voice science instruction, providing solid information on singing anatomy and physiology, vocal health, and the development of critical listening skills. Acoustics and voice analysis are approached holistically, focusing on big-picture elements, rather than the nuts-and-bolts (and equations) of advanced study. The text uses a companion website, rather than DVD, enhancing usability in today's era of multi-platform multimedia experience.
Available for Fall, 2014