Solo Voice Pedagogy

Jean Callaghan, Shirlee Emmons and Lisa Popeil

in The Oxford Handbook of Music Education, Volume 1

Published in print August 2012 | ISBN: 9780199730810
Published online November 2012 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks

Solo Voice Pedagogy

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This article discusses voice pedagogy for adult performers (over age 18) singing a range of genres and styles, and is organized as follows. The first section examines the voice and how it works as a musical instrument; the second section details pedagogical knowledge related to singing as a sensorimotor skill; and the third section examines how voice and pedagogical knowledge come together in different solo vocal genres.

Keywords: vocal music education; musical instrument; voice; singing; sensorimotor skills

Article.  7932 words. 

Subjects: Music ; Music Education and Pedagogy

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