Warm-ups -- 1

Bertalot, John
February 2007
Organists' Review;Feb2007, Vol. 93 Issue 1, p40
Academic Journal
The article discusses the importance of warm-ups for the improvement of choirs. According to the author, warm-up should be able to form a tone for the choir and set the standard of concentration for the whole rehearsal of the choir. Three major points for choirmasters on warm-ups are provided. Punctuality of the choirmaster and full attention of the choristers are important during warm-ups. Choirs should also rehearse hymns unaccompanied by instruments.


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