My Account Pay Invoice View Cart/Checkout

Choral/Vocal

NEW! Choral Conducting/Teaching
Sandra Snow

On this extraordinary DVD, master conductor Sandra Snow outlines a new paradigm for choral teaching and rehearsing within performance - based classes.

Learn More

 





NEW! Evoking Sound
(Second Edition with DVD)
James Jordan

Now significantly revised and expanded, James Jordan's groundbreaking book incorporates more than ten years of new conducting insights, pedagogy, and philosophy to create a resource that is not only informative but transformative.
Learn More





Developing Music through Improvisation (Vocal)


Just as it is possible for everyone to engage in meaningful conversation, it is also possible for everyone to engage in meaningful improvisation.

Learn More

 





Musicks Empire (GIA ChoralWorks)
Jerry McCoy

The selections on Musicks Empire speak for themselves, an engaging mixture of contemporary writing as well as timeless classics.

Learn More

 

 



The Singer's Ego - Finding Balance Between Music and Life
Lynn Eustis


The Singer's Ego is a groundbreaking book that explores the serious issues singers face, issues with profound implications for both singers and their teachers.

Learn More

 

 



Evoking Sound: The Choral Rehearsal, Volumes 1
James Jordan


This comprehensive and engaging sourcebook is an essential guide to a productive and musical choral rehearsal written by a leading voice in choral pedagogy.

Learn More

 




Composers on Composing for Choir

Conductors, performers, and composers will find valuable reference materials for their development and a treasure trove of inspiration to carry over into any choral endeavor.

Learn More






Finding Middle Ground: Music for Young Tenors and Baritones

Lynn Eustis


This volume and its companion for young tenors and baritones is designed to offer guidance to voice teachers in dealing with hard-to-categorize students.

Learn More





The Choral Conductor's Aural Tutor



With time, attentive listening, and practice, you can take your conducting to the next level!

Learn More

 





Ear Training Immersion Exercises
for Choirs


Choral exercises in all the modes. Textbook, video, and exercise octavos.

Learn More








Creating the Special World
Weston H. Noble

A collection of lectures that captures the teachings of one of the foremost leaders in choral music.

Learn More

 

 

 




NEW! The Choral Challenge
Michael Kemp

The Choral Challenge is a book of solutions. Michael Kemp brings a lifetime of experience living and working in the choral world to create a truly remarkable and practical book.

Learn More

 




Achieving Choral Blend through Standing Position – DVD
Weston H. Noble

 

For the first time, Weston Noble's lecture and demonstration on matching voices for a seamless choral sound is available. By using the principles presented, not only will the sound of the choirs improve, but conductors will realize an immediate enhancement in intonation and rhythmic clarity in their ensembles. Learn More

 

 


 

 



NEW! Conducting Women's Choirs
Debra Spurgeon

Conducting Women's Choirs: Strategies for Success is a pioneering yet practical book and DVD devoted to all aspects of the women's choir

Learn More

 



NEW! Choral Vocal Technique
Sabine Horstmann

Written in a straightforward and direct manner, this volume provides an overview of choral vocal technique for choirs at any level of development.

Learn More

 




Teaching Music through Performance
in Choir Vol. 1


This book is an ideal tool for anyone who seeks a deeper understanding of the preeminent music composed for choir and who wishes to learn from some of the seminal voices in the choral profession.

    Book - Learn More
    CD - Learn More




Innisfree (GIA ChoralWorks)
James Jordan

The first inspiring release in the GIA Choral Works series. Each piece on this recording possesses this magical quality to teach us how to live.

Learn More

 



The Long and Short of Music -
Book and CD.

Daniel Meyer



An innovative and delightful way to introduce musical terms and concepts to children! The Long and Short of Music is 28 chapters of informative fun!

Learn More

 




Evoking Sound: The Choral Rehearsal, Volumes 2
James Jordan


For the first time in a single volume, this book provides choral directors with a comprehensive guide to score analysis techniques used by the world's leading choral conductors and innovators.

Learn More




Hand-Me-Down Songs
Alice Parker

Representing the best of our American heritage, this collection of uplifting, meditative, and feetstomping folk songs is a gift children of all ages will never forget—the melodies are so strong they are sure to last a lifetime!

Learn More




Alice Parker's Hand-Me-Down Songs
Alice Parker

These folksongs, handpicked by renowned conductor and composer Alice Parker, are tunes every child should know because they create a solid foundation for future music learning.


Learn More




Finding Middle Ground: Music for Young Sopranos and Mezzo-Sopranos
Lynn Eustis

This volume provides ten worthy selections appropriate for young sopranos and mezzo-sopranos that fall between these voice types, which are perfect for helping to discover a singer's eventual vocal classification.

Learn More





Evoking Sound: Choral Series

New Titles Available

Learn More



Evoking Sound: The Choral Series Warm-Up James Jordan

Methods, procedures, planning, and core vocal exercises

Learn More

 

 





Inscape: Choral Music of Gerald Custer (GIA ChoralWorks)
Gerald Custer

The newest release in the GIA ChoralWorks series featuring the voices of Anam Cara with James Jordan conducting.

Learn More




Choral Reading Program
Richard F. Grunow and Milford Fargo

GIA's score reading program teaches the vital skills of conducting: the ability to analyze scores and then detect errors in performance. Ideal for undergraduate and graduate students, and even experienced conductors, this is a challenging, sequential program that really teaches. Learn More

 



Poly-Phonics
Joseph Reiser

Great for warm-ups these are 21 pieces your choir will never forget, 12 accompanied in both popular and classical styles. Your choir never had so much fun being so musical!

Learn More

 

The Choral Warm-Up: Modal Exercises
Roger Ames

Choir directors will find these exercises to be a key component in their quest to improve the musicianship and vocalism of their singers.

Learn More

 






Teaching Music through Performance
in Choir Vol. 2


Teaching Music through Performance in Choir, Volume 2 aids conductors and educators on the quest toward full musical awareness.

    Book - Learn More
    CD - Learn More

 



Movable Tonic: A Sequenced Sight-Singing Method
Alan McClung


Movable Tonic is a comprehensive sight-singing resource, perfect for daily practice or an entire curriculum.

Because this resource includes each of the important pedagogical steps needed to teach sight-singing effectively, your students can become independent music readers.

Teacher's Edition - Learn More
Student Book - Learn More




The School Choral Program
Tim Lautzenheiser / James Jordan

This new, definitive choral methods text is perfect for future practitioners and an invaluable reference for any choral conductor.

Learn More

 





The School Choral Program:
Student Motivation DVD

Tim Lautzenheiser / James Jordan

In this brilliant DVD, master clinician Tim Lautzenheiser speaks to the students of the Central Bucks West High School choir and band about how to bring leadership thinking into their everyday lives and music making.

Learn More




Listen! Introductory Harmonic Immersion Solfege with Interactive Listening CD

Teacher and Student Books cover tonic, dominant, and subdominant in major keys.
Learn More

 

 





The Choral Singer's Survival Guide
Tony Thorton

 

Practical instruction and tips to hone your skills and improve your vocal musicianship.

Learn More

 





The Anatomy of Melody
Alice Parker

This book explores the history of melody and its elements regional differences in performance.

Learn More

 

 




Dialogues, Volume 1: Morten Lauridsen, Paul Salamunovich, and James Jordan
Morten Lauridsen / James Jordan

Recorded in 2008 over a two-day period at the Hollywood Hills home of the composer, these colleagues and friends participated in a discussion to help conductors and choirs understand the music of Morten Lauridsen.
Learn More



Dialogues, Volume 2
Weston Noble, Charles Bruffy, James Jordan
Weston Noble / James Jordan

Listen in on a conversation as one of America's great choral conductors, Weston Noble, shares his ideas and beliefs with other notable choral conductors Charles Bruffy and James Jordan. Learn More

 



Evoking Sound DVD – Body Mapping Principles and Basic Conducting Techniques
James Jordan and Heather Buchanan

Taking James Jordan's choral conducting book Evoking Sound to the next level, this DVD is a self-tutorial that demonstrates and enhances the basic conducting principles discussed in the book.

Learn More

 



Voice for Life: Choral Training from the Royal School of Church Music
James Jordan and Heather Buchanan

Designed for use in schools, in churches, and with other community choirs, Voice for Life offers four levels of vocal training for beginning through advanced singers.

Learn More

 

 




Customer Service | About GIA | Meet the Staff | Careers | Contact Us | Submissions
GIA Publications,Inc. | 7404 South Mason Avenue | Chicago, IL 60638
(800) GIA-1358 (442-1358) | (708) 496-3800 | Fax: (708) 496-3828
Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. CST M-F
Copyright © 2017 GIA Publications, Inc.