I have a 7th grade student with Downs in my chorus. I have struggled to find ways to encourage her to participate. She has improved from dancing in front of the chorus and running out of the room to staying in her spot through rehearsal. But her reading level is
I’m Jamee, a Music Education major from Indiana State University, and I was given the task of trying out one of the forums on this site for my Choral Lit. class. In high school I loved being a part of the women’s jazz choir, and I am interested in starting
Anyone suggest a good SATB arrangement of “Father Christmas”? Leslie Bricusse wrote one for Scrooge (1970 film with Albert Finney and Alec Guiness. I’m looking for a college-community chorus… Thanks! Matt
Do you compensate your one, part time organist/accompanist per service, per hour, annual rate distributed evenly over the course of the year (“salary”), or ?. Cumulative replies (anon.) will be posted. Thanks! Scott
I’m doing an Earth Day themed concert with my SATB community chorus in the Spring. I have a few ideas but need some more. Do you have any that you like?
I direct the choir at a small church In a middle class community and have been asked to add a handbell choir o my duties. The pastor also asked me to research appropriate compensation for the additional time and responsibility. Anyone willing to share hourly rates or salary ranges? Thanks!
We have both a flutist and a violinist as well as our pianist available to us for our Christmas concerts this year. They are all excellent musicians and would like to play a piece together as an introduction to our Choral concert. Does anyone have any suggestions for this trio?
We have both a flutist and a violinist as well as our pianist available to us for our Christmas concerts this year. They would like to play a piece together as an introduction to our Choral concert. Does anyone have any suggestions for this trio? The piece does not necessarily
Not even sure where to start… my Jr. High and Freshman choirs are not at all capable of staying on pitch or returning to do, unless of course the piano plays with them. We are in a weird position because my 8th and 9th grade singers are exceptionally, uncharacteristically weak
Hello, I am a first year teacher at a K-3 elementary school and I am looking for treble music suitable for an all school assembly. I am wanting songs that are fun and uplifting and that help with attitude and behavior. If anyone has any specific songbook and/or title or