(Grades: Jr High - Sr High) You're first choral directing job: you have rehearsal plans, a beautiful choir room, and wide-eyed enthusiam. And then it happens... your first day with the choir. If only you had a pause button! This text won't stop time, but it does offer insightful and practical information perfect for the new teacher or for experieced teachers looking for ways to refresh their choral programs.
Sections include: Motivating Choir Students · Using Rounds in the Choral Rehearsal · Planning, Programming and Performing Concerts · Incorporating Listening and Music History into the Choral Experience · Establishing Priorities · Producing Successful Musical Theater · Legal Issues for Music Educators · Inspirational Quotes · Sample Letters and Forms.