Most widely held works by GIA Publications
Dalcroze eurhythmics with Robert M. Abramson ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Presents Robert M. Abramson working with adults and children through musical experiences while explaining the methodology of Emile Jaques-Dalcroze.
The anatomy of conducting architecture & essentials ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
"Topics covered ... include: basic conducting patterns in legato and marcato for all basic meters, conducting with and without a baton, extensive demonstration of preparatory gestures, explanation of the architecture of conducting, body mapping principles applied to conducting, discussions on sound shaping and sound morphology...."--Container.
Achieving choral blend through standing position by Weston Noble ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
On this DVD, Weston Noble presents, through lecture and demonstration, the process of matching voices to create a beautiful, almost seamless choral sound. These principles were employed in his direction of the Luther College Nordic Choir during a 57-year tenure, and thousands have benefited from the lecture over the years.
Move it! expressive movements with classical music ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
" ... a DVD, guidebook, and audio CD to present 20 imaginative dances set to classical works from Brahms's Waltz in A flat to Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet. The adaptable choreography is perfect for early childhood specialists, elementary music teachers, and dance educators for use with children of all ages, as well as senior citizens and the physically challenged. The movements reflect both the form and the expressive quality of the music, embodying Feierabend's theories of music and movement development and Lyman's belief in the emotional power of gesture"--GIA Publications catalog.
A legacy of wisdom ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Interviews and performances by eminent wind ensemble conductors Fennell, Hindsley, and Revelli compiled from archival footage taken at the University of North Texas.
Evoking sound body mapping principles and basic conducting technique ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
"Taking James Jordan's choral conducting book Evoking sound to the next level, this video is a self-tutorial that demonstrates and enhances the basic conducting principles discussed in the book. This insightful presentation includes an overview of fundamental body mapping based upon the Alexander technique as applied to choral conducting, as well as tutorials on breathing and basic conducting patterns."--Container.
Music teacher self-assessment a diagnostic tool for professional development by James O Froseth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
A video tape and manual that help you to recognize and analyze your video style.
Gesture and movement ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Kindred spirits ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
The conductors Richard Floyd, H. Robert Reynolds, Craig Kirchhoff, and Allan McMurray each talk about their philosophy of conducting. Each talk is followed by a demonstration of that person's conducting technique in a rehearsal. The program ends with a group discussion by the four conductors.
Conducting/teaching real-world strategies for success : Sandra Snow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
"Master conductor Sandra Snow outlines a new paradigm for choral teaching and rehearsing within performance-based classes"--Container.
The art of the march a study in history, interpretation, performance practice, style ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
"Rare and historic footage of legendary conductors Frederick Fennell, Mark Hindsley, and William Revelli shows them working with ensembles in the rehearsal room and providing perspectives on interpretation, style, and performance practice."--Container.
The MIDI Sequencer in the music classroom by Thomas E Rudolph ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Features dozens of examples of how the MIDI Sequencer can be used in real teaching situations including chorus, classroom singing, listening and rhythm activities, Orff ensembles, recorders and electronic piano labs.
Evoking sound the choral rehearsal : influencing the choral ensemble through gesture, rehearsal technique, and accompanying technique ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A personal master class on conducting and rehearsal technique. It includes : effects of alignment on sound ; proper use of the arm to obtain the best choral sound ; conductor listening skills ; obtaining internal phrasing through gesture ; effective accompaniment techniques ; approaches to teaching rhythm ; demonstrations of unique rehearsal techniques.
The empowered choral rehearsal a masterclass for conductors and choral singers with James Jordan and the Westminster Williamson Voices by Simon Carrington ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
"Simon Carrington spent 25 years with The King's Singers, the internationally acclaimed choral ensemble celebrated throughout the world for achieving the highest levels of excellence in singing. Now he brings his wealth of experience as a choral conductor to the mechanics of directing vocal ensembles in this phenomenol DVD. The DVD comes with a detailed printed outline of the content as well as a discussion between Simon Carrington and James Jordan regarding choral rehearsal procedure. Whether used for private study by conductors or for viewing by choral ensembles to deepen their understanding of the choral rehearsal process, Simon Carrington's The Empowered Choral Rehearsal will show you how to empower your rehearsals and your singers"--Container.
Move it 2! expressive movements with classical music ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
"This vibrant and innovative DVD, CD, and guidebook set contains everything you need to inspire students of any age to move to great classical music. This long-awaited follow-up to the first volume of Move It! contains 23 works in a wide variety of styles.... The expressive movements reflect both the form and the expressive quality of the music, embodying John M. Feierabend's theories of music and movement development and Peggy Lyman Hayes's belief in the emotional power of gesture"--DVD container.
From the battlefield to the podium ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
An interview with former U.S. Air Force Band conductor Gabriel moderated by Tim Lautzenheiser (72 min.). Extra features include a photo montage of Gabriel and celebrities who performed with him (4 min.), an appearance of the Band and the Singing Sergeants on the Mike Douglas show in 1973 (8 min.), and Gabriel conducting the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and orchestra in Hymn to the fallen from Saving Private Ryan in 2005 (6 min.).
Instrument timbre preference test by Edwin Gordon ( Visual )
in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Some things I believe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
On stage interview of wind band conductor H. Robert Reynolds by Tim Lautzenheiser; also includes footage of Reynolds conducting at the University of Michigan.
Dialogues. Vol. 1. Morten Lauridsen, Paul Salamunovich, James Jordan musical conversations between composers and conductors ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Listen in on a conversation between three of the most influential figures in choral music of the past thirty years, composer Morten Lauridsen and conductors Paul Salamunovich and James Jordan. Recorded in 2008 over a two-day period, these colleagues and friends participate in a discussion to help conductors and choirs understand the music of Morten Lauridsen. All three share important information about the performance, rehearsal, conducting, and interpretation of Lauridsen's works, which have become central to the canon of choral literature
A history of the school band movement-- as told by those who were there ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
First hand personal accounts, recollections and experiences from the early days of the school band movement as told by Frederick Fennell, Mark Hindsley, and William Revelli.
Alexander technique Band directors Band music Bands (Music) Choirs (Music)--Instruction and study Choral conducting Choral conducting--Instruction and study Choral music Choral music--Analysis, appreciation Choral singing--Instruction and study Composers Conducting Conducting--Instruction and study Conductors (Music) Criticism, interpretation, etc. Dance Dance therapy Educational films Eurythmics Exercise music Fennell, Frederick Filmed lectures Filmed panel discussions Hindsley, Mark H. History Hymns Hymns, English Instructional films Interviews Jaques-Dalcroze, Émile,--1865-1950 Juvenile works March (Music) MIDI (Standard) Movement education Musical ability--Testing Musical meter and rhythm Music and dance Music--Instruction and study Music--Interpretation (Phrasing, dynamics, etc.) Music rehearsals Music teachers--Rating of Noble, Weston,--1922- Nonfiction films Revelli, William D.--1902-1994 School music--Evaluation School music--Instruction and study Sources Suites (Band) United States Wind ensembles