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Singers.com Vocal Instruction resources
iBiblio.org The Art of Singing by Luisa Tetrazzini and Enrico Caruso (ebook) and many other free ebooks
A international mailing list for singers and singing teachers. A group of mostly opera and classical singers, but also discuss musical theater and other styles. All topics, from auditions to fach to repertoire to career-building, vocal warmups, singing tips, are welcome here.
Finding gigs, offering gigs, church substitutes, everything. Lauri’s list is a network of professional classical vocalists, voice teachers and coaches, choral conductors, and accompanists, our members are screened for training & experience.
Keep your business of being a singer together
Style Guide for Vocal Recital Programs
Correctly assemble your program list of songs
Elegant playing and flawless in musicality.
Digital Accompaniment MP3’s:
Voice Health and Medicine:
PA Phonetics and Translations:
This page allows you to easily type phonetic transcriptions of English words in the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA). You can edit your text in the box and then copy it to your document, e-mail message, etc.
Language, diction, and IPA resources
IPA (International Phoenetics Alphabet) resource. A MUST for every singer.
Chorus America is the advocacy, research, and leadership development organization that advances the choral field.
Digital Sheet Music:
Downloadable sheet music in different keys
Website of Glendower Jones, knowledgeable specialized seller of vocal music
The Bach Cantatas Website (BCW) is a comprehensive site covering all aspects of J.S. Bach's cantatas and his other vocal works and many of his instrumental works.
International Music Score Library Public Domain
Selling sheet music with accompaniment recordings, including midi orchestral arrangements.
Digital Music from the UK
Choral Public Domain Library
We provide recordings, sheet music, and textbooks to the public for free, without copyright restrictions.
Project Gutenberg offers over 42,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online.
Accompaniment and instructional recordings, music books and translations for the classical singer
National and international info on opera topics
The publication of the Metropolitan Opera Guild
Opera and aria database
Find Your Fach (a fun site – not an exact science!)
Find audition songs (Broadway)
Internet Broadway Database
Musical theater information
Full of resources that provide information accepted in the scientific (voice) community
Writing a teaching philosophy
Research Sites / Journals / Articles:
National Center for Voice and Speech
The NCVS is a multi-site research and teaching organization dedicated to studying the characteristics, limitations and enhancements of human voice and speech
Create your own online surveys
Music Theory practice, history and other topics
Classical MP3 Downloads:
Other Great Sites:
Find sheet music, books, papers, and lots of other stuff.
Tastes good and keeps the mouth lubed
For any musician that must time their program pieces.
Mahalia Jackson singing the Lord's Prayer
A voice that was hard-wired to the soul.
Based in Pasadena, these computer/network pros are the best.