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Author Olin, Emily.
Title Singing in Russian : a guide to language and performance / Emily Olin.
Published Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2012.
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 Music - Books  MT883 .O45 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xix, 235 p. : music ; 24 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-227) and index.
Note Acc. sound disc contains spoken and sung demonstrations and exercises.
Contents Russian alphabet -- Russian vowels -- Russian consonants -- A little bit of grammar -- Pillars of creative performance -- Difficulties and delights of singing in Russian : essays by non-Russian singers. Russian for American singers : a first-hand experience / by Peter Clark ; Singing in Russian / by Phyllis Farmer ; "I feel personal connection to the Russian repertoire" / by Mary Phillips ; The challenges and joys of singing in Russian / by Patrick Carfizzi ; "Russian music : part of my heart" / by Sasha Lazard -- Russian style in performance : essays by Russian musicians. Russian romance : pronunction, style, and interpretation / by Valery Aliev ; Some advice for singing Russian music / by Ruben P. Lisitsian ; Russian music is still undiscovered / by Vera Tariverdieva -- Russian composers and world music -- Russian opera -- Recommended Russian operatic repertoire: Arias -- Recommended Russian art song repertoire: romances -- Literary inspiration -- Appendices. Working with a dictionary ; Compilation of sung exercises.
Subject Singing -- Diction.
Russian language -- Pronunciation.
ISBN 0810881160 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780810881167 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780810881174 (ebook)
0810881179 (ebook)
OCLC number 781594080