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Title The musician's breath [electronic resource] : the role of breathing in human expression / James Jordan ; with Mark Moliterno [and] Nova Thomas.
Publication Info. Chicago : GIA Publications, c2011.

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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Date on DVD label: p2010.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-206).
Contents pt. I. The power of the breath. To hear the inaudible -- The ignorance of breath -- The clairvoyant breath : the moment of choice -- Intention and revelation -- Breathing into the vulnerable opening that is the soul -- Understanding the mechanics of breathing through somatics : how does breath come into the body? -- Breath defines our interiority -- The idea informs the body -- The audiational breath -- Breath as initiator -- Where is "in the moment"? -- Toward a deeper artistry : breath is unto itself -- pt. II. Interpretations and applications. The conductor's intimate connection to breath -- Breath, the mind-body connector : a classical yoga perspective on the creative process / Mark Moliterno -- The performer's breath / Nova Thomas -- Qigong practice : balancing energy and gaining awareness of breath -- A final admonition : breathe into the idea.
Contents on DVD: Introduction discussion. James Jordan and Mark Moliterno -- Yoga session. Full class with Mark Moliterno ; Breath impulse gesture for conductors with James Jordan -- Discussion. James Jordan and Nova Thomas.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Singing -- Breath control.
Respiration -- Psychological aspects.
Choral conducting.
Breathing exercises.
Musicians -- Health and hygiene.
Music -- Performance -- Psychological aspects.
Music -- Performance -- Physiological aspects.
Added Author Moliterno, Mark.
Thomas, Nova.
Ebooks Corporation
Added Title Role of breathing in human expression
Related To Original 9781579998349 1579998348
ISBN 1622770536 (electronic bk.)
9781622770533 (electronic bk.)
Music # G-7955 GIA Publications
DVD-844 GIA Publications
OCLC # EBC1370644
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