Essential Musicianship. (Book 1, Student). For Choral (Level One Student Edition). Essential Elements Choir. 192 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.8740069).
ISBN 0793543290. 8.5x11 inches.
“Essential Musicianship, Book 1,” recommended for Grades 6-8 or other beginning groups, is a sequential choral method that helps the beginning singer develop a strong foundation of musical skills. In each of the twenty chapters a concept is presented in the theory section, practiced in the sight-reading section, and applied in the performance of a song. Book 1 contains drills, exercises and 37 practice/performance songs for mixed, treble and tenor bass choir.