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High School Chorus

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

Hello Summer

Congratulations the following 2018 All-County students!

Students

TOP LEFT: Melody Clune, Kyla Heary, Corissa Cousins, Emily Griffith

FRONT LEFT: Hannah Cole, Julie Kuhn, Bryar Childs

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