Popular Voiceworks 2: 2 - 28 Songs in Jazz, Gospel, R&B, Soul, and Show Styles (Voiceworks)

Popular Voiceworks 2: 2 - 28 Songs in Jazz, Gospel, R&B, Soul, and Show Styles (Voiceworks)

By: Charles Beale (author), Steve Milloy (author)Other Formats

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Description

Following the outstanding success of book 1, Popular Voiceworks 2 is a second collection of jazzy and popular songs in the highly practical Voiceworks format. Packed with songs in a huge range of styles, the collection provides exciting new material written by the authors as well as choral arrangements of favourites such as 'Ain't no stoppin' us now', 'Feelin' good', and 'Bang the drum all day'. The accompanying CDs include stylish performances of all the songs, together with backings for most. This all adds up to a fabulous resource for all young and young-at-heart singing groups!

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About Author

Born in London and now based in New York, Charles Beale has enjoyed a varied career as a jazz educator, pianist, composer-arranger, and choral director. Author of the acclaimed Jazz Piano from Scratch (ABRSM Publishing), he taught jazz at London's Royal College of Music, and for ten years he was lead jazz consultant to the Associated Board. His playing and arranging work includes credits on albums and singles by pop and dance artists including Whitney Houston and Adeva. He recently became Music Director of the New York City Gay Men's Chorus, having for five years been Musical Director of the London Gay Men's Chorus. Steve Milloy (b.1965) has spent ten years coaching and directing singers in schools, churches, theatres, and concert stages across the Midwestern US. A former member of the acclaimed a cappella octet Pieces of 8, he has sung in popular styles in theme parks and on TV and radio, and has composed or arranged pieces for more than a dozen GALA choruses in the US and UK. Steve has worked at the keyboard and/or on the podium with choruses and threatre troupes in St Louis, Indianapolis, and Cincinnati, and recently he returned to singing and acting in productions such as The Full Monty and Caroline, or Change.

Contents

Goin' up the ladder ; Shallow Brown ; We shall not be moved ; Sing Love ; Not when lights are low ; City Lights ; What they say ; Good news, the chariot's comin' ; I'm Walkin' ; Harvest Rain ; Bang the Drum All Day ; Ner Li ; Contagious ; Scarborough Fair ; Hard times come again no more ; Fight the Power ; You Got It! ; Guiding Light ; Gonna make a wish ; Blues in B flat ; Feelin' Good ; Joyful, joyful ; Retweet ; Ain't no stoppin' us now ; Falling Slowly ; Fly ; Everybody Rejoice ; Here's where I stand ; Amazing Grace (web download)

Product Details

  • publication date: 09/08/2012
  • ISBN13: 9780193368941
  • Format: Other Formats
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9780193368941
  • weight: 766
  • ISBN10: 0193368943

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