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The Language of Song - Elementary (High Voice)

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High voice and piano accompaniment (High voice (Medium-High)) - Elementary
High Voice. Edited by Heidi Pegler and Nicola-Jane Kemp. Book; CD; Vocal Collection. Faber Edition. Classical. Collection and accompaniment CD. With translations, background notes and pronunciation guides. 80 pages. Published by Faber Music Ltd. (AP.12-0571523455).

Item Number: AP.12-0571523455

ISBN 0571523455. With translations, background notes and pronunciation guides. Classical. 9x12 inches.

The ability to sing in foreign languages is a much-needed skill for singers, but few vocal training resources tackle this aspect comprehensively in one book. With this in mind, ABRSM examiners and professional singers Heidi Pegler and Nicola-Jane Kemp have written The language of song, a graded series of songbooks that provide classic song repertoire, carefully selected to develop the vital skills required to sing in a foreign languageAn invaluable resource for all singing students and teachers, each song gives both a literal and poetic translation of each text, a detailed pronunciation guide using the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) guide and background information on the songs as well as technical and musical teaching points. The accompanying CD provides the text for each song spoken by a native speaker - expert language consultants who specialize in coaching singers - as well as a recording of each song accompaniment by international pianist John Lenehan.Not just ideal for those taking graded singing exams, these are invaluable for singers of any age exploring international song repertoire up to university and college level.Learn to sing this wonderful foreign language repertoire confidently and effectively and celebrate the Language of Song!This collection focuses on songs in Italian and German, with some French.

  • Caro mio ben  Composed by Tommaso Giordani
  • Santa Lucia  Composed by Teodoro Cottrau
  • Non lo diro col labbro  Composed by Georg Frederic Handel
  • Sebben, crudele  Composed by Antonio Caldara
  • Nina  Composed by Anonymous
  • Alma del core  Composed by Antonio Caldara
  • Nel cor piu non mi sento  Composed by Giovanni Paisiello
  • Vittoria, mio core!  Composed by Giacomo Carissimi
  • Gruss  Composed by Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn
  • An die Laute  Composed by Franz Schubert
  • Kinderwacht  Composed by Robert Schumann
  • Fruhlingslied  Composed by Franz Schubert
  • Wiegenlied  Composed by Johannes Brahms
  • Sonntag  Composed by Johannes Brahms
  • Heidenroslein  Composed by Franz Schubert
  • Dein blaues Auge  Composed by Johannes Brahms
  • Chevaliers de la table ronde  Composed by French Folksong
  • Bois epais  Composed by Jean-Baptiste Lully
  • En priere  Composed by Gabriel Faure
  • Lydia  Composed by Gabriel Faure

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