Shared Joys and Shared Responsibilities: The Two Sides of Choir Policies

Ballou, Mary Jane
June 2010
Sacred Music;Summer2010, Vol. 137 Issue 2, p50
Academic Journal
In this article the author comments on the responsibilities of choir directors and members. The author emphasizes that the director must know the music including its notes, rhythmic challenge, words, and accompaniment, plan rehearsals and repertoire and help choir members learn skills and style. She stresses that members need to attend rehearsal, avoid laryngitis and acknowledge their role because the success of the team is dependent on the reliability and commitment of the individual members.


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