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English and German diction for singers

Amanda Johnston

English and German diction for singers

a comparative approach

by Amanda Johnston

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pronunciation,
  • German language,
  • Singing,
  • Diction,
  • English language

  • About the Edition

    Johnston makes German increasingly accessible through the recognition that English and German are related languages, and thus have many things in common with regard to lyric diction. This comprehensive resource includes a thorough analysis of the German and English languages, as well as lists, tables, charts, musical examples, and even tongue twisters.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-325) and index.

    StatementAmanda Johnston
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMT883 .J64 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 335 pages
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27224313M
    ISBN 101442260882, 1442260890
    ISBN 109781442260887, 9781442260894
    LC Control Number2016018359
    OCLC/WorldCa946987427

    This well-planned and lovingly-executed volume fills a gap in the study of comparative lyric diction, and does it admirably. Having English and German diction together in undergraduate and graduate diction sequences can now be accomplished with a single textbook, and the commonalities between the languages can be reinforced, speeding comprehension of important concepts and, most important /5. A Handbook of Diction for Singers is a complete guide to achieving professional levels of diction in Italian, German, and French, the major languages of the classical vocal repertory. Written for English-speaking singers, it is an ideal textbook for students of diction and is also invaluable for voice teachers, vocal coaches, and conductors.4/5(1).

      Buy A Handbook of Diction for Singers: Italian, German, French 2 by Adams, David (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(55). Guide to German Pronunciation. For Singers. by Cliff Lamere 3 Mar Unlike American English, the German language is very consistent in its pronunciation and much easier than English for foreigners to learn, even though it has some sounds we don't have in English. However, no language is easy when you first begin to learn it.

    Klett’s materials are largely designed for the German as a second language market within Germany, helping foreigners from a variety of language backgrounds learn German. As a result, “ Mittelpunkt” and most other Klett books use no English at all; concepts are explained in simple German . : Your online dictionary for English-German translations. Offering forums, vocabulary trainer and language courses. Also available as App!Missing: singers.


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