Inspire Your Choir: 100 Ideas to Raise the Bar

Inspire Your Choir: 100 Ideas to Raise the Bar

By: Dominic Peckham (author), Mark De-Lisser (author)Paperback

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The two lead choir mentors from BBC's The Naked Choir. which airs autumn 2015, provide a practical dip-in book of tips and techniques to get choirs to excel. Perfect for all choral leaders, enthusiasts and singers, Dominic and Mark explain how to raise your game and take your choir to the next level, with advice on technical excellence, creating a good working environment, and managing people. The two lead choir mentors from BBC's The Naked Choir. which airs autumn 2015, provide a practical dip-in book of tips and techniques to get choirs to excel. Perfect for all choral leaders, enthusiasts and singers, Dominic and Mark explain how to raise your game and take your choir to the next level, with advice on technical excellence, creating a good working environment, and managing people. With over 25,000 choirs in the UK and the numbers growing, Mark De-Lisser (vocal coach on BBC's 'The Voice' and mentor on 'The Naked Choir') and Dominic Peckham (leading choral director & ambassador and mentor on 'The Naked Choir') provide 100 ideas on how to take choirs to the next level. Sharing their wealth of knowledge and experience, Dominic and Mark's advice will get great groups started, keep choirs moving forward and encourage the best from individual singers, keeping it fun along the way. With advice on how to start a choir from scratch, develop your own musicianship, rehearse effectively, and excel in performance, this pocket-sized guide is an essential resource and its practical guidance will get all choirs on the right track!

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Mark De-Lisser is a vocal coach on BBC's 'The Voice' and lead mentor on Gareth Malone's new TV show, 'The Naked Choir'. Driven by his love for teaching, Mark has taught at Westminster University, The BRIT School and The Academy of Contemporary Music, as well as running multiple masterclasses for Kingston University and The British Voice Association. In 2003, Mark formed Singology; a community gospel choir based in central London which has since grown its membership base to include eight additional choirs across the capital. Mark founded th first Gospel Choir at the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford. The ACM Gospel Choir went on to become semi-finalists in the BBC's 'Last Choir Standing' in 2008 and now perform regularly at a range of public, private and industry events across the country. The choir won the Urban Music Awards for Best Gospel Act 2014 and have released three studio albums to date. @markdelisser - 2392 followers www.markdelisser.com Dominic Peckham is lead mentor on BBC Two's "The Naked Choir' with Gareth Malone, and regarded as one of the UK's most dynamic young choral conductors. He is Musical Director of The London Oriana Choir, Artistic Director of The Royal Opera House's 'RM19' Youth Chorus, Assistant Music Director of The National Youth Choirs of Great Britain, Artistic Director and Founder of iSingUK, Artistic Director of The Fourth Choir, Director of The Ulster Youth Training Choir and Guest Conductor for Aldeburgh Music, for whom he recently premiered their 'Friday Afternoons' commissions with the Jubilee Opera Chorus. @dominicpeckham - 2947 followers www.dominicpeckham.com

Product Details

  • publication date: 17/12/2015
  • ISBN13: 9781472927408
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 160
  • ID: 9781472927408
  • weight: 160
  • ISBN10: 1472927400

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