Basics of vocal pedagogy Lecture course - 2
Topic 3. Scientific concepts of the activity of the vocal apparatus in singing. A) Myoelastic and neurochronactic theories as a single concept With the advent of the art of solo…

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Metronome (from a series of articles on the use of technical means when learning to play a musical instrument)
The idea of ​​a “musical chronometer” has been in the air since the beginning of the 19th century. Previously, composers indicated the nature of the work verbally, for example, “fun”,…

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Piano story
In Russian, the words "forte" and "piano" are translated as "loudly" and "quietly." Originally used the name "pianoforte". In the clavier of the XIX — XX centuries. (in music practice…

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Glissando for trombone in Bolero Maurice Ravel

Trombone storytellers look like tales of anglers!
And about the trombone solo in the work of Maurice Ravel, journalist Broussardi heard many times. And now it’s the turn to tell on behalf of Leo Arno the story of the creation of this masterpiece.

Broussard’s journalist told us that Maurice Ravel wrote a melody with flamingos (Flamenca).
Therefore, the musicians devoted a lot of time to the execution of the work, the style of the game was perfected.
And now it is time to perform Maurice Ravel’s Bolero. It all came down to glissando, and the trombonist Lafoss tried to play in a jazz manner, and Maurice Ravel insisted on playing as a trombonist Leo Arno.
Unlike Leonard Bernstein, who asked me to look more like Tommy Dorsey when playing solo in low register. I ended up soloing openly, with some vibrato and gentle fading, but I doubt that ever, I sounded like Tommy Dorsey. You see, the players of trombonists, as well as the composer found a common vision of a brilliant work. Thus, today, it is not known whether Maurice Ravel was originally going to use glissando in his work or not. Of course, Arthur Fiedler believed that glissando should be!

Types of Verdian Voices in La Traviata
Issues related to changes in vocal styles in the era of romanticism in musicology are not well developed, as they affect the highly specialized aspects of pedagogy of solo singing…

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Formation of independent work skills in playing the accordion (reading notes from a sheet, selection by ear)
One of the most important tasks in the process of learning to play any musical instrument is to teach a student to work independently, constantly improve and develop. On the…

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Voice Hygiene
The professionalism of an artist-vocalist includes a number of requirements, and one of the main such qualities is ... the ability of an artist to maintain himself in good vocal…

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Metropolitan Hilarion on the features of the upcoming performance of the Christmas Oratorio
One of the important events of these Christmas days will be your oratorio. What will be the feature of the new performance? - The Christmas oratorio was written by me…

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