Used and Out of Print Vocal Instruction Books
Advanced Sight-Singing Melodies -by- Ida Carroll. Intended for the use of those studying for class-teaching
diplomas but is also an invaluable aid to anyone wishing to improve their sense of pitch. (Forsyth Brothers. Manchester.
20 pages. In very good condition.
Caruso's Method Of Voice Production: The Scientific Culture Of The Voice -by- P Mario Marafioti. Preface -by-
Victor Maurel. Singing Instruction. An unabridged republication of the original 1922 first edition. Dedicated to Enrico Caruso;
explains clearly and scientifically how Caruso achieved his phenomenal voice production; written by a
laryngologist and student of voice, the book proposes a method of voice culture based on well-defined
physiological laws. (Dover Publications, New York, 1981) ISBN 0486241807 /0-486-24180-7.
Used softcover book, 308 pages. Covers worn on edges, edges of pages slightly grubby, else very good.
50 Lessons For The Medium Voice -by- Guiseppe Concone, Op. 9 -edited by-
Henry Blower. (IB. 2086. Imperial Edition No. 148. Allans Music Australia. Melbourne. No date) Used softcover book.
95 pages. Spine cocked. Bumped at top of spine. Else very good.
50 Zweistimmige Chor-Solfeggien fur Sopran und Alt oder Tenor und Bass von Angelo
Bertalotti. 50 voice exercises. Sol fa exercises with piano accompaniment. Edition Peters No. 2121.
8802. (C F Peters. Leipzig. Undated) Used softcover book. 44 pages. Covers are grubby. Foxing on edges
of pages. Else pages are very good.
Progressive Singing For Young Beginners -by- Peter Gelling. Illustrated -by- James and Hazel Stewart.
Book + CD. A carefully designed method which introduces the young student to the basics of singing and reading music and covers
the basics of correct posture and breathing technique; used well-known children's songs along with the use of sol-fa
syllables to help the student identify pitches within the key. Illustrated in colour. Includes CD. (Koala Publications. Undated)
ISBN 1864691417. Used oblong softcover book. 44 pages. CD is unused and still sealed into plastic sleeve. Book is in fine condition.
Singing, Acting and Movement in Opera: A Guide to Singer-getics -by- Mark Ross Clark.
Singing in Opera and Performing Arts. Designed for use in opera and musical theater workshops and by beginning
professional singers. An overview of dramatic methodology for the singing actor. Clark's Singer-getics method
emphasises integration of the various dimensions of opera performance, creating synergies among vocal performance,
character development, facial expression, and movement on the stage. 154 pages. (Indiana University Press.
Bloomington. 2002) ISBN 0253215323. Used softcover book. In fine condition.
Successful Warmups, Conductor's Edition, Book 1 -by- Nancy Telfer. (V83T. Nneil A Kjos Music Co.
San Diego. 1995) ISBN 0849741750. Used spiral-bound softcover book. 298 pages. Covers bumped on corners. Page
edges are grubby. Else very good.
The Cambridge Companion to Singing -edited by- John Potter. (Cambridge Uni Press. 2000) ISBN 0521627095.
Used softcover book. 296 pages. Cover sunned at top edge and on spine. Else very good.
Why Breathe? A Handbook of Illustrated Exercises for Correct Breathing -by- Irwin Kellogg.
Fifth Edition. Exercises for singing training. Allans Educational Library. Allans Edition No. 413.
B. 3223. (Allans Music Australia. Melbourne. 5th edition. Undated) Used softcover book. 62 pages. Foxing and
scuffing on the covers. Staples are rusty. Pages are excellent.
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