Choral Conducting: Philosophy and Practice

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Routledge, Nov 12, 2012 - Music - 214 pages
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Choral Conducting is a resource for singers, teachers, and choral conductors, and a college-level text for students of choral conducting. It also includes an overview of what is involved in leading a choral group and examines theories of learning and human behaviour and the history of choral music together with conductor's role. The book also discusses issues of the conductor-vocalist relationship, the mechanics of singing, rehearsal strategies, and more.


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Durrant is principal lecturer in music education at the University of Surrey, UK. He has been a Visiting Professor at the University of Maryland, College Park, and has also taught workshops at colleges, churches, and schools in the U.S., Europe, and Asia.

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