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Author McKinney, James C.

Title The diagnosis & correction of vocal faults : a manual for teachers of singing & for choir directors / James C. McKinney.

Imprint Long Grove, Il. : Waveland Press, 2005, 1994.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  783.0071 M215d 2005    New Books Axe (2nd Fl)  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Edition Reissued
Description 213 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 206-207) and index.
Note Previously published in 1994 in Knoxville, Tennessee, by Genevox Music Group with audio cassette.
Contents Diagnosing vocal faults -- A basic approach to vocal sound -- Posture -- Breathing and support -- Phonation -- Registration -- Voice classification -- Resonation -- Articulation -- The speaking voice -- Coordination -- Appendix 1: Audition evaluation checklist -- Appendix 2: Phoentic symbols used in this book.
CD-ROM: Introduction -- Hypofunctional phonation -- Forced Breathiness -- Hyperfunctional phonation -- The four phonational registers -- Post nasality -- Forced nasality -- Too bright -- Too dark -- Speech level too high -- Speech level too low -- Speech range too limited -- Speech with too much variation of force -- Incorrect female falsetto -- Vibrato faults.
Summary This practical reference manual and accompanying audio CD deal with the vocal problems encountered daily in the teaching studio and choral rehearsal. The accompanying CD contains 14 voice samples cross-referenced to the text. Male and female voice samples help to identify basic characteristic sounds associated with each fault. - Publisher.
Subject Singing.
Singing. (OCoLC)fst01119311
Voice. (OCoLC)fst01168739
Added Title Diagnosis and correction of vocal faults
Sample vocal faults.
ISBN 1577664035 (paperback)
9781577664031 (paperback)

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