So You Want To Sing Rock 'n' Roll: A Guide For Professionals by Matthew EdwardsSo You Want To Sing Rock 'n' Roll: A Guide For Professionals by Matthew Edwards

So You Want To Sing Rock 'n' Roll: A Guide For Professionals

byMatthew Edwards

Paperback | October 16, 2014

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So You Want to Sing Rock 'n' Roll gives readers a comprehensive guide to rock history, voice science, vocal health, audio technology, technical approaches to singing rock, and stylistic parameters for various rock subgenres. Matthew Edwards, assistant professor of voice at Shenandoah Conservatory, provides easy-to-understand explanations of technical concepts, with tips for practical application, and suggestions for listening and further reading.
Matthew Edwards is assistant professor of voice and musical theatre styles, a specialist in rock, pop, country, and rhythm and blues at Shenandoah Conservatory/Shenandoah University. As a performer he has extensive experience in rock, musical theatre, and opera. Edwards has presented workshops on singing rock and using audio technology...
Title:So You Want To Sing Rock 'n' Roll: A Guide For ProfessionalsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:292 pages, 9.06 × 6.17 × 0.91 inPublished:October 16, 2014Publisher:Rowman & Littlefield PublishersLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1442231939

ISBN - 13:9781442231931

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Table of Contents

AcknowledgmentsForewordIntroductionChapter 1: Still Like That Old Time Rock N Roll: A History LessonChapter 2: Singing Music Theater and Voice ScienceChapter 3: Vocal Health and the Rock SingerChapter 4: Let Me Hear You Scream! (Rock Vocal Pedagogy)Chapter 5: Blue Suede Shoes: Singing with StyleChapter 6: I Love it Loud!: Using Audio Enhancement TechnologyChapter 7: Who are You? Who-who, who-who?Chapter 8: Takin' Care of BusinessChapter 9: We Don't Need No Education! Or Do We?Appendix A: Classical Training & Bel CantoAppendix B: Vocal Exercise PatternsAppendix C: Breathing for SingingAppendix D: Glossary of TermsAppendix E: Phonetic Symbols