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Singers' Resources: Performance & Musicianship

Books Geared to Singers

Clark, Mark Ross, and Lynn V. Clark. Singing, Acting, and Movement in Opera : A Guide to Singer-Getics. 2002.

MUSICMEDIA MT956 .C65 2002

Craig, David. On Performing : A Handbook for Actors, Dancers,Singers on the Musical Stage. 1987.

MUSICMEDIA MT956 .C7 1987

OXFORD BOOKSTACKS 782.81071 C886O

Elliott, Martha. Singing in Style: A Guide to Vocal Performance Practices. 2006.

MUSICMEDIA MT892 .E45 2006

Emmons, Shirlee, and Alma Thomas. Power Performance for Singers : Transcending the Barriers. 1998.

MUSICMEDIA MT892 .E55 1998

Lehmann, Lotte.  More than Singing:  The Interpretation of Songs. 1975 (© 1945).

MUSICMEDIA MT892 .L46 M7 1975

Mabry, Sharon. The Performing Life:  A Singer's Guide to Survival. 2012.

MUSICMEDIA ML3795 .M174 2012

Malde, Melissa, MaryJean Allen, and Kurt-Alexander Zeller.  What Every Singer Needs to Know about the Body. 2009.
MUSICMEDIA MT821 .M24 2009

Miller, Richard.  On the Art of Singing.  1996.
MUSICMEDIA MT820 .M599 1996

Moore, Gerald. Singer and Accompanist : The Performance of Fifty Songs. Rev. ed. 1982.

MUSICMEDIA MT892 .M7 1982

Reid, Cornelius L.  Essays on the Nature of Singing. 1992.

WOODRUFF STACKS QP306 .R42 1992

Ristad, Eloise. A Soprano on Her Head : Right-Side-up Reflections on Life and Other Performances. 1982.

MUSICMEDIA MT2 .R57 1982.

Books for All Musicians

Balk, H. Wesley. The Radiant Performer : The Spiral Path to Performing Power. 1991.

MUSICMEDIA MT956 .B34 1991

Bruser, Madeline. The Art of Practicing : A Guide to Making Music from the Heart. 1997.

MUSICMEDIA ML3838 .B78 1997

Daniels, Elva S. Performing for Others, Classroom Music Enrichment Units. 1975.

MUSICMEDIA MT930 .D22

Dunkel, Stuart Edward. The Audition Process : Anxiety Management and Coping Strategies, Juilliard Performance Guides ; No. 3. 1989.

MUSICMEDIA ML3830 .D9 1989

Freymuth, Malva Susanne. Mental Practice and Imagery for Musicians : A Practical Guide for Optimizing Practice Time, Enhancing Performance, and Preventing Injury. 1999.
MUSICMEDIA MT170 .F74 1999

Green, Barry, and W. Timothy Gallwey. The Inner Game of Music. 1st ed. 1986.

MUSICMEDIA ML3820 .G73 1986

Lieberman, Julie Lyonn. You Are Your Instrument : The Definitive Musician's Guide to Practice and Performance. 3rd ed. 1995.

MUSICMEDIA MT170 .L54 1995

Moore, Gerald. Singer and Accompanist : The Performance of Fifty Songs. Rev. ed. 1982.
MUSICMEDIA MT892 .M7 1982

Parncutt, Richard, and Gary McPherson. The Science & Psychology of Music Performance : Creative Strategies for Teaching and Learning. 2002.

MUSICMEDIA ML3838 .S385 2002

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