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The Creative Director - Intangibles of Music Performance

Foreword, by Composer Mark Camphouse
Chapter 1: The Mystery of Musical Expression
The Search for Meaning
Mind and Body Connection
The 'Eye' Has No Intelligence
Release Student Potential
Other Factors for Consideration
Chapter 2: The Meaning of Ensemble
Inter- and Intra-personal Development
Listening and Hearing
Making Musical Decisions
To Answer or Not to Answer
Chapter 3: The Natural Laws of Musical Expression
Low Searches for High
High Searches for Low
Short Looks for Long
Style ... Characteristic ... Interpretation
5 Steps for 'Feeling' and 'Style'
Language of Articulation
Teaching Intensity
Chapter 4: Free Form Expression
The Grand Master Scale
The 'Key' to Improvisation
Building Chords through Scale Tones
Scale Modes and Improvisation
Chapter 5: The Space of Silence
Release or the Beginning of Silence?
Sound Moving into Infinity
Room Resonance and Decay
Tuning and Aligning Overtones
Chapter 6: Pulse, Time and Rhythm
Naturals and Hidden Pulse of Music
3 Levels of Ensemble Pulse
Chapter 7: Conducting
Free Form Movement
Conductor's Vocabulary
Chapter 8:Coda
Sources and References
About the Author
Other Publications

With a foreword by Mark Camphouse, with the instructional techniques of teaching expression, ensemble interpretation, characteristic performance, musical identity, and the decision making process surrounding the subtle details of artistic response.

Item code: 8736B | Book | $24.95 add item to cart
Choral  | 116 Pages | Softcover | 8 x 11
073999556797 | 0962430854 | 00317003

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