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ADVANCED MUSIC CLASS

In this advanced music classes section we do cover the following topics.

9. Choral Tone

The following will be covered in this lesson

Abdominal, Diaphragmatic, or Intercostal Breathing.

Fundamentals of Voice

Resonation

The Choral Tone

The Vibrato

Growth in the Choral Tone

10. Choral Diction

In this lesson we will cover diction in the following languages:-

1. English

2. Latin

3. Swahili

-Marcato and Legato Diction

-Vowel Modification and Range Considerations

-Darkening Vowels

-Consonants

-Word Separation and Text Flow

-Liturgical Pronunciation

11. Selection and placement of choral voices

We will cover the following:-

Pitch Retention Test

Auditions for the Adult Chorus

Categorizing Voices

Chorus Seating Arrangements

Placing Individual Voices in Choral Ensembles

Personal Data Card for Auditions

12. Introduction to composition

We teach the following in this lesson:-

1. choosing the style

2. identifying the forms

3. Musical Motifs

4. contrasting sections

5. the bridges

6. Climax

13. Composition

In this lesson we will teach the following

1. melodic harmony

2. modulation to a relative key

3.chord progression and melody [Romanesca]

14. Advanced Composition Techniques

In this lesson we will learn several methods of compositions including several studies on great composers such as Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven and Handel.

WE WILL ALSO LOOK ON THE FOLLOWING:-

1. Improvisation and alterations

2 Use of dissonances and consonances

3. Good usage of parallel fifths and octaves

4. Classical Harmony & Popular Chord Notation

5. Chord Progressions & Cadences

6. Writing in minor scales.

7. Modulation to minor scales

All these lessons will be done online.

We at Music classes do welcome you to come on board and work with us.

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