MIE-GN1 One Accord: Developing Part-Singing Skills in School Age Muscia


MIE-GN1 One Accord: Developing Part-Singing Skills in School Age Muscia  by Georgia Newlin

Georgia Newlin offers a proven, sequential process for teaching students part-singing skills over time that includes an extensive collection of reproducible scores for each step in the process. She offers activities and repertoire choices for choir directors and music teachers at elementary, middle school, and high school levels. This is a must-have book for anyone serious about cultivating part-singing skills in their students.


Part-Singing Sequencing
Tools for Teaching Part-Singing Skills
Chapter 1: Teaching Procedures for Readiness Skills
Chapter 2: Teaching Procedures for Singing Skills
Chapter 3: Teaching Procedures for Rhythmic Part-work Skills
Chapter 4: Teaching Procedures for Melodic Part-work skills
Chapter 5: Teaching Procedures for Part-Singing Skills in Polyphony
Chapter 6: Teaching Procedures for Part-Singing Skills in Homophony
Alphabetical Song List
Elementary School Song List
Middle School Song List
High School Song List
Three Note Melodies
Do-centered Melodies
Blues Scale Melodies
La-centered Melodies
Modal & Mode-like Melodies
Time Signatures
Songs with Complete Texts or Additional Verses in Languages other than English
Appendix A: Glossary
Appendix B: Resources
Appendix C: Solfège Syllables
Appendix D: Translation and Adaptation of Non-English Text
Index of Topics and Song Titles

Song Titles

A-D: Ah Poor Bird, Ah! Vous Dirai Je Maman, Alouette, All the Pretty Little Horses, Aro Que Nostre Seigne Es Nat, As I Mee Walked, Aunt Rhody, Banuwa Yo, The Birch Tree, Bobo Leh Me ‘Lone, Bow Wow Wow, Buffalo Boy, Bye Bye Baby, Catch ’round the Table, Chantey, Coffee Canon from “Quodlibet in Nine Parts,” Come Let Us All A-Maying Go, Dance Josey, De Colores, The Devil’s Nine questions, Do Re Mi Fa, Don’t Let the Wind, Down in the Valley

E-L: El Floron, Fa La La, Fanny, The Farmer in the Dell, Father Grumble, Go Down Moses, God Bless the Moon, Great Big House, Hill and Gully Rider, Hot Cross Buns, Hurry Hurry Hurry, I Saw the Light, If You Dance, Jesu Meine Freude, Joe Turner Blues, John the Rabbit, Johnny on a Woodpile, Joshua fit the Battle of Jericho, Lavender’s Blue, Let Mirth and Joy A-bound, The Lion Sleeps Tonight, Liza Jane, Lo Yisa Goy, London Bridge Is Falling Down from “Nursery Rhyme Quodlibet,” Love Learns by Laughing, Lucy Locket

M-R: Maoz Tsur, Mary Had a Little Lamb from “Nursery Rhyme Quodlibet,” The May Day Carol, Mofe Moni S’mo Hogbeke, Music Alone shall Live from “Quodlibet in Nine Parts,” My Good Old Man, No Need to Hurry, Non nobis Domine, O Sacred Head, Ol’ Gray Goose, Ol’ Joe Clark, Ol’ Texas Oleana, The Orchestra, Pease Porridge Hot from “Nursery Rhyme Quodlibet,” Rocky Mountain

S-Z: Sail Away Ladies, Sakura, Sandy Land, Sea Shell, The Shepherd from “Quodlibet in Nine Parts,” Si Cantare, Sing Out, Skin and Bones, Skip to My Lou, Snail Snail, Suo Gan, Sweet William, There Once Was a Man from Calcutta, There’s a Hole inthe Bucket, Tom Dooley, Tongo, Turn the Glasses Over, Twinkle Little Star, Wade in the Water, Who’s That?