PART AThe teacher will play two songs of different styles.Listen carefully and circle and fill in the correct answers. Song 1 Song 2 Can you identify this instrument? Song 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U8TUvcjSNXo
Answer O Sole Mio It’s Now Or Never (The Three Tenors) (Elvis Presley) 13. BANJO 14. No The Three Tenors: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U8TUvcjSNXo
Difference in Classical and pop vocal singing Classical singers Pop singersWay of Rely on own throats and oral Rely more on microphoneamplifying voice cavitiesVocal production Need much greater breath Only need to sing with support to project voice appropriate powerVibrato More vibrato Less vibrato (a relaxed vocal apparatus)Resonance Greater SmallerTimbre Stronger, more majestic, More natural singing style, rounded closer to speech sounds Watch the duet of Luciano Pavarotti and Bryan Adams. bel canto http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5a0juQ0aeGI
Art Song German: Lieder, French: Chanson Developed in 18th century in Europe Artistic solo piece Melody is composed before writing poetry-liked lyrics Emphasize the expression of personal feelings Accompaniment is very important - vividly describes the content of the song together with the lyrics and melody
O Sole Mio Italian art song My Own Sun / My Sunshine 我的太陽 Lyrics: Giovanni Capurro Composer: Eduardo di Capua Sing the song “My Sunshine” together.