Do you have a Choir Midterm? If you don’t, there’s no need to worry! It’s not too late and we have you covered. This choir midterm will not take up any class time, won’t burden your students in any way, and it will be a clear assessment of how well they are performing in class. Here is: YOUR […]
For more than a decade, my rehearsal approach for the month of January could be simply described as: NO CHORAL MUSIC! Let’s give them a Choral break! What should we do instead? I’m going to share my January approach, the approach I use every year with my high school choirs! Here is: My “NO CHORAL MUSIC in JANUARY” […]
For many of us, the New Year brings about a desire to make sudden changes to our choral program. Before you decide WHAT changes you wish to make, I suggest you read this post to determine if THOSE specific changes are worth your time and effort. Read This BEFORE Making New Year’s Changes
Many of us have resolutions in our personal lives, but do we make them at work? I have 3 New Year’s CHOIR resolutions for 2019 This blog explains my 3 CHOIR resolutions, and WHY I’ve chosen them. Do they resonate with you too? Or will they inspire you to come up with your own?
Why do we go caroling? How can we be most impactful to both our community members and our singers? How can we spread the most spread joy? Here is the blog post: 15 Tips for Caroling with Seasonal Spirit & Maximum Impact
You’ve prepared your singers so well for their upcoming concert, BUT Have you focused on these 17 thingsthat could impact the success of your concert? Included in this blog post is a link to a free downloadable checklist for concert week! Here is the blog post: 17 (Last Minute) Things to Avoid – to Ensure a […]
It’s not too late to additional holiday musicto your concert! I have 7 killer suggestions AND provide a fast and effective strategy for teaching each piece Most pieces can be downloaded instantly, in time for today’s rehearsal! Here are: 7 Last Minute Holiday Repertoire Ideas that Will work! Please consider joining our Choral Clarity Facebook Group, where we are building a community […]
Do you repeat your Christmas & Hanukkah music year after year? Well, if you don’t, you may want to read this blog post. Here are: The 8 Reasons Why I Chooseto Repeat the SAME Holiday Musicevery year!
Do you have “Tone-Deaf” Singers? Well, chances are you don’t, even if you think you do. Find out how to first assessand then train all singers to match pitch Here is: “Tone-Deaf” is an Excuse….not a Diagnosis
Choral Clarity Blog Presents: How do you grade your concerts? What do you do when a student is late, not dressed appropriately, or talking on the risers? Is the grade that the students receive pass/fail grade? This blog post discusses the ins and outs to giving a meaningful concert grade. How to Grade a Concert Performance