Choral Arranging has 5 ratings and 2 reviews. Josh said: I used this textbook to teach a choral arranging college class during the fall of ‘ The expla. Items 1 – 19 of 19 Hawley Ades was an American, choral arranger, born in Wichita, Kansas in Hawley Ades: Choral Arranging: 01 Book: Hawley Ades was an American choral arranger, born in Wichita, Kansas on June 25, In , Ades authored the textbook “Choral Arranging” – a standard in the field. He retired from the Waring organization in , but continued to.
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Not only does this prevent the students from seeing how composers actually set text to music, it further complicates the chora, of identifying where a mystery excerpt falls in a multi-movement work. Pastirulo marked it as to-read Sep 17, He retired from the Waring organization inbut continued to write and analyze music almost to his death. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Definitely dated s albeit with an update – Saturday Night Fever! One of his last hxwley arrangements was for lifelong family arranting and professional musician and composer Roger Rossi.
The explanatory prose is concise and worthwhile, but the xrranging printed examples crucial in such a textbook suffer in the following ways: Unfortunately, he never heard his own arrangement. Musical Memories from the ss”. Refresh and try again. This is a catastrophic and frustrating omission. While a very few of these excerpts could conceivably be achieved through class participation, most are simply too complex, and class time would erode quickly into rehearsing the printed examples.
Beau marked it as zrranging Mar 23, Kyle Hovatter marked it as to-read Feb 22, A unique book that authoritatively discusses how to create effective vocal arrangements and techniques in virtually every major kind of vocal ensemble; sacred, secular and Baroque to jazz.
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Jason marked it as to-read Jul 30, Contains more than illustrated examples, plus an index, study suggestions and a comprehensive bibliography Scott marked it as to-read Feb 28, So it’s not an abysmal textbook, but it is at times a highly inconvenient one. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
We both took piano lessons from his mother, Adws Findley Ades. Want to Read saving…. In arrnging every lesson arrwnging I found myself staring at multiple score fragments of bars, with a handful of lyrics sometimes only a single word in the choral parts, marked only by, say, “Prokofiev, Alexander Nevsky ,” “Handel, The Messiah ,” “Haydn, The Creation ,” with no further information as to where exactly in these monumental works the excerpt falls.
Lists with This Book. Fred Waring often introduced Ades on concert tours by saying that “more people play and sing his arrangements than those of any other arranger in history. Chorus with Instrumental Groups. Jan 01, Deke rated it really liked it. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. In some cases, as with the obscure Respighi PrimaveraI simply had to give up and move on.
Ades should have saved Simeone and Aarranging for the chapter on jazz harmonization and favored examples from the standard chotal instead. A unique book that authoritatively discusses how to create effective vocal arrangements and techniques in virtually every major kind of vocal ensemble; sacred, secular and Baroque to jazz.
He became one of the most prolific choral arrangers of the 20th Century. My own profound distaste for their writing is irrelevant; the problem is that Simeone and Ringwald are also irrelevant, and it’s nearly impossible to find recordings to aurally reinforce analysis.
Hawley Ades graduated from Rutgers College in Principles of Part Writing for Voices. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. David added it May 25, He had to use a magnifying aid to see his notes while scoring.
Paperbackpages. Wen Xing marked it as to-read Oct 24, Open Preview See a Problem? Kari marked it as to-read Oct 04, To ask other readers questions about Choral Arrangingplease sign up. Retrieved from ” https: Contains more than illustrated examples, plus an index, study suggestions and a comprehensive bibliography. My own profound distaste for their writing is irrelevant; the problem is that Simeone and Ringwald are also I used this textbook to teach a choral arranging college class during the fall of ‘ Account Options Sign in.