65:187 Diction for Singers I [Hall]

Prerequisite: B.Mus. Registration or permission of Applied Department.

Designed to acquaint the student singer with the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA), the correct pronunciation of English, French, Italian and German languages, and an introduction to the repertoire of art song in each. The academic study of language, especially for vocal performance majors is strongly recommended in addition to this course.

1.5 lecture hours per week, 1.5 laboratory hours per week, one term.

Instructor: Sarah Hall