Singing Practice I
Singing in French Language
|In this first chapter, Jeremy teaches you how to sing in French, one of the most difficult language to sing in.|
You will discover techniques that must be applied such as the open throat, nasal sounds, phonetics symbols…
Then, he performs a French song “Dirait-on” so that you can notice all the nuances.
Vowels and Consonents
|In this second session, you will discover the main vowels and consonents, and will train by singing them.|
Jeremy shows you how to do vocals as well.
|Here, you will learn how to control your breathing while singing. You will also see how to position your body.|
Tone and Legato
|In this last session, Jeremy makes you practice your vocals cords by practicing scales.|
After that, you will see more in details the art of singing in a legato way (or smooth singing).
Discover the difference between vowels made with the tongue and those made with the lips.
Singing Practices II
Tones and Tunes
|Here, first discover how to sing in minor scale and minor arpeggio.|
Then, Jeremy gives you tips to sing in tune, especially if you are part of a choir.
After that, you’ll be explained the mechanisms of semi-tones and and tones. For example, if semitone are too large, and tones are too small, you’ll be singing out of tune.
|In this session, you will learn to sing low and high notes.|
|Jeremy teaches you different ways of singing. You will see how to sing loudly, softly, crescendo and diminuendo|
“Let the dreadful engines of eternal will” by Henry Purcell
The Importance of Music Skills
The Importance of Ponctuation
|In this second chapter, you will be explained why the ponctuaction is crucial.|
|Jeremy demonstrates how to sing smoothly in order to create a special atmosphere.|
Words & Syllables
|You will see many examples of how to sing words of one syllable and words more than one syllable. Finally he will show how to sing one syllable to more than one note.|
Singing by Sight
|Here, learn how to sight read and sight sing.|
|In this last session of chapter 2, Jeremy underlines the importance of travelling abroad to get new music skills. He also gives tips for conservatory admissions.|
Singing Style Choices
How to Choose a piece to sing
|The teacher helps you to choose the right song for a singing competition.|
The importance of singing Contemporary Music
|Discover the comtemporary music with Jeremy.|
Studying a Variety of Styles
|Jeremy advices you to diversify your choices of music styles.|
Musical Knowledge and context of artists
|To better perform a song, it is preferable to study the context of the time period and of the artist.|
|Finally, you are explained the condition to entry the conservatory, the difference between the conservatory and the university: and the set goals in the field.|