Vocal Improvisation (An Instru-Vocal Approach for Soloists, Groups, and Choirs). For Voice. Berklee Guide. Softcover with CD. 104 pages. Published by Berklee Press (HL.50449599).
ISBN 0876391021. 9x12 inches.
Learn to improvise in jazz, pop, rock, gospel, and R&B, in this user-friendly guide to vocal improvisation. Regardless of your level of musical training, these discussions, exercises, and games will give you technical knowledge and confidence to improvise expressively and effectively, within a singing group or as a soloist. The accompanying CD provides demonstration and sing-along tracks for practice. You will learn icebreaker exercises, groove-based improvising ideas, how to use essential scales and modes for building express solos, scat and other “instru-vocal” techniques, and group improvisational skills.