Jazz Warm-ups and Vocalises for Choral (Book and CD pak). Methodology Chorals. Softcover with CD. 40 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.8752485).
ISBN 1458405796. 8.5x11 inches.
Here's a perfect set of warm-ups for the vocal jazz ensemble that's designed to enhance and stimulate the growth of each member's vocal and choral ability. Thinking of the warm-up as a “mini voice lesson,” you can reinforce concepts with consistent encouragement, criticism, problem-solving and praise. This practical volume will help the conductor provide purposeful leadership and develop artistry in each individual through exercises that build styles such as Swing, Latin and Rock using solfége and scat syllables as well as tone and blend in ballad style. Each exercise includes a notated keyboard accompaniment with multiple modulations and professional recordings of a rhythm section and singers performing each drill on the enclosed CD. Available: Book/Enhanced CD.