G-6510 Pitch Exploration Pathways – Flashcards


G-6510 Pitch Exploration Pathways – Flashcards by John M. Feierabend

Series: First Steps in Music


These drawings provide inspiration for children to make sliding sounds that explore the vocal muscles used to sing in the upper register, or head voice. Just as an athlete warms up certain muscle groups before exercising, singers should warm up their voice muscles with activities such as these before singing. Vocal ability will improve if these pathways are used frequently.

John M. Feierabend, PhD, has spent decades compiling songs and rhymes from the memories of the American people in the hopes that these treasures will be preserved for future generations. He is Professor and Chair of the Music Education Department at The Hartt School of the University of Hartford.