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The Resource Singing in Czech : a guide to Czech lyric diction and vocal repertoire, Timothy Cheek ; with a foreword by Sir Charles Mackerras

Singing in Czech : a guide to Czech lyric diction and vocal repertoire, Timothy Cheek ; with a foreword by Sir Charles Mackerras

Label
Singing in Czech : a guide to Czech lyric diction and vocal repertoire
Title
Singing in Czech
Title remainder
a guide to Czech lyric diction and vocal repertoire
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Cheek ; with a foreword by Sir Charles Mackerras
Title variation
Guide to Czech lyric diction and vocal repertoire
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cheek, Timothy
Dewey number
783/.043
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
MT883
LC item number
.C44 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Guides to lyric diction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Singing
  • Czech language
  • Vocal music
  • Singing
  • Vocal music
Label
Singing in Czech : a guide to Czech lyric diction and vocal repertoire, Timothy Cheek ; with a foreword by Sir Charles Mackerras
Link
http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&local_base=BVB01&doc_number=027733585&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Accompanying audio accessible online"--Back cover
  • "List of recording examples": pages ix-xii
Bar code
  • 31223113492624
  • 31223113492632
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The sounds of the Czech language. Introduction to part one -- The Czech vowel sounds. The long and the short of Czech vowels ; The dipthongs ; Double vowels ; Other vowel combinations ; The semivowel j ; The glottal ; Vocalic r ; Vocalic l ; A note on the schwa and shadow vowels in Czech -- The Czech consonants. The bilabial consonants ; The alveolar consonants ; The soft palatal consonants ; Efficiency in singing ; The labiodental fricatives ; The velar consonants ; The laryngeal fricative ; The alveolar fricatives ; The alveolar affricates ; The alveolar lateral ; The alveolar vibrant ; The voiced alveolar vibrant ; The unvoiced alveolar vibrant ; The foreign letters q, w, and x ; Singing individual letters ; Contractions ; Foreign words ; Old Czech spelling ; Practicing different combinations ; Approach to singing consonants --
  • Double consonants. Pronouncing one consonant where two are written ; Pronouncing a double consonant ; Singing double consonants in Czech -- Assimilation. Czech mates ; Final consonants ; The preposition přes (přese) ; Yielding the right of way ; The magical v ; The fickle ř ; Words begining with sh- ; Formal pronunciation of kresba, prosba, modlitba, svatba ; Words ending in -me ; The one-letter prepositions ; Double consonants in assimilation ; Overview of assimilation -- Stress and length. Inflection in Czech ; One-syllable prepositions ; Stressless words ; Other exceptions ; Secondary stress ; Application to music -- Moravian, the dialect, and Slovak, the language. Moravian dialect ; The Slovak language --
  • Czech vocal repertoire. Introduction to part two -- Overview. Czech opera and choral music ; Czech art song -- Bedřich Smetana : Mařenka's arias -- Antonín Dvořák : Gypsy songs ; Love songs ; Biblical songs ; Mĕsíčku na nebi hlubokém (Song to the moon) -- Leoš Janáček : Slezské písne ; Moravská lidová poesie v písních ; Zápisník zmizelého (The diary of one who vanished) ; Scene with Jenůfa ; Scene with Krista ; Scene with Laca ; The forester's farewell -- Bohuslav Martinů : Songs on one page -- Pavel Haas : Čtyři písne na slova čínské poezie -- Vítězslava Kaprálová : Jiskry z popele ; Navždy ; Sbohem a šáteček ; Smutný večer -- Sylvie Bodorová : Sadaj, slnko, sadaj ; Jabloňový vlak --
  • Appendix A. Publishers -- Appendix B. Organizations -- Appendix C. Czech Poets -- Appendix D. Pronunciation checklist
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
xx, 407 pages
Isbn
9780810888777
Lccn
2014033658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
music
System control number
  • 889577479
  • (OCoLC)889577479
Label
Singing in Czech : a guide to Czech lyric diction and vocal repertoire, Timothy Cheek ; with a foreword by Sir Charles Mackerras
Link
http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&local_base=BVB01&doc_number=027733585&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Accompanying audio accessible online"--Back cover
  • "List of recording examples": pages ix-xii
Bar code
  • 31223113492624
  • 31223113492632
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The sounds of the Czech language. Introduction to part one -- The Czech vowel sounds. The long and the short of Czech vowels ; The dipthongs ; Double vowels ; Other vowel combinations ; The semivowel j ; The glottal ; Vocalic r ; Vocalic l ; A note on the schwa and shadow vowels in Czech -- The Czech consonants. The bilabial consonants ; The alveolar consonants ; The soft palatal consonants ; Efficiency in singing ; The labiodental fricatives ; The velar consonants ; The laryngeal fricative ; The alveolar fricatives ; The alveolar affricates ; The alveolar lateral ; The alveolar vibrant ; The voiced alveolar vibrant ; The unvoiced alveolar vibrant ; The foreign letters q, w, and x ; Singing individual letters ; Contractions ; Foreign words ; Old Czech spelling ; Practicing different combinations ; Approach to singing consonants --
  • Double consonants. Pronouncing one consonant where two are written ; Pronouncing a double consonant ; Singing double consonants in Czech -- Assimilation. Czech mates ; Final consonants ; The preposition přes (přese) ; Yielding the right of way ; The magical v ; The fickle ř ; Words begining with sh- ; Formal pronunciation of kresba, prosba, modlitba, svatba ; Words ending in -me ; The one-letter prepositions ; Double consonants in assimilation ; Overview of assimilation -- Stress and length. Inflection in Czech ; One-syllable prepositions ; Stressless words ; Other exceptions ; Secondary stress ; Application to music -- Moravian, the dialect, and Slovak, the language. Moravian dialect ; The Slovak language --
  • Czech vocal repertoire. Introduction to part two -- Overview. Czech opera and choral music ; Czech art song -- Bedřich Smetana : Mařenka's arias -- Antonín Dvořák : Gypsy songs ; Love songs ; Biblical songs ; Mĕsíčku na nebi hlubokém (Song to the moon) -- Leoš Janáček : Slezské písne ; Moravská lidová poesie v písních ; Zápisník zmizelého (The diary of one who vanished) ; Scene with Jenůfa ; Scene with Krista ; Scene with Laca ; The forester's farewell -- Bohuslav Martinů : Songs on one page -- Pavel Haas : Čtyři písne na slova čínské poezie -- Vítězslava Kaprálová : Jiskry z popele ; Navždy ; Sbohem a šáteček ; Smutný večer -- Sylvie Bodorová : Sadaj, slnko, sadaj ; Jabloňový vlak --
  • Appendix A. Publishers -- Appendix B. Organizations -- Appendix C. Czech Poets -- Appendix D. Pronunciation checklist
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
xx, 407 pages
Isbn
9780810888777
Lccn
2014033658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
music
System control number
  • 889577479
  • (OCoLC)889577479

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