Students will prepare four songs and perform memorized a minimum of three times throughout the semester.
Students will learn to understand the structure and function of the vocal instrument through:
- flexibly aligned posture;
- low, flexible breath management;
- consistent, projected flow phonation;
- freedom of vocal mechanism, including mouth and jaw;
- emerging resonance;
- emerging musicianship -- including dynamics, legato, accuracy;
- text and diction.