Choir Ninja, with Ryan Guth
About This Show
Formerly the Find Your Forte podcast - Step up to the podium with purpose and make the most of your public or private school's choral program with solutions you never saw coming! Join Choir Ninja, Ryan Guth as he brings you weekly interviews with veteran in-the-trenches choral directors on how to manage your choir, teach concepts like sight-singing and group vocal technique, market your program, and help inspire a love of choral music in your students each day.
| Choral Music Education | Teaching Ensemble Singing | Hacks for Middle and High School Conductors.
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Starting a high school barbershop program, with Donny Rose and Antonio Lombardi
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Music, men, and money...What more can a high school program need? Join Donny and Antonio of the Barbershop Harmony Society as we explore the potential success you can have with Barbershop as part of your school choral offerings. Show Notes: Why start a chapter Confidence Emotional growth and vulnerability Better singing and easier singing Growth of your choral program Enthusiasm for singing Things you need to start a chapter Enthusiasm Positivity Communication skills Accessible music Young people who love to sing Administrative support Want to learn more? Harmony University Barbershop.org Your local chapter 3 Key Takeaways: Barbershop can attract additional music, men, and money to your already great choral program. Barbershop Harmony Society offers tons of free resources for anyone interested in trying a song or two, or even starting a chapter. There are free scholarships to Harmony University available specifically for music educators, so it’s likely you won’t have to pay a dime to attend. Resources/links Mentioned: Free and Easy Song Book Barbershop charts for sale Harmony University (FREE scholarships available) Barbershop Tag Apps (Babershoptags.com) Sponsored by: Sight Reading Factory (Use promo code “NINJA” at checkout for 10 free student accounts!)
Rated 5 out of
Ryan is inspiring! He knows how to speak in a way that motivates me to go into work each day and "step up to the podium with purpose". Love listening each week!
Date published: 2015-10-15