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Achieving Choral Blend through Standing Position
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Call Number: DVD 2005-134
Description: Weston Noble's lecture on his principles of choral blend, developed over fifty years
Keywords: Choral Music: Direction

Art and Craft of Playing Hymns
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Call Number: VCR 2003-155
Description: Instruction on playing hymns in the worship service setting; Oversize
Keywords: Organ Techniques: Hymn Playing

Art of Concert Preparation
Series Title: Master Class Series [The Golandsky Institute]
Call Number: DVD 2006-219
Description: Edna Golandsky lectures on piano performance preparation and conducts a series of master classes
Keywords: Golandsky Institute; Piano Performance

Art of Conducting
Series Title: Art of Conducting
Call Number: VCR 99-19
Description: 4-part series focusing on the history, personalities, and techniques of conducting.
Keywords: Conducting

Art of Conducting
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Call Number: VCR 2001-303
Description: Rehearsal and performance footage of six conducters, with commentary
Keywords: Conducting

Art of Rhythmic Expression
Series Title: Discovery Series [The Golandsky Institute]
Call Number: DVD 2006-220
Description: Edna Golandsky presents an in-depth perspective on rhythmic playing and its expressive role in artistic performance through lecture/demonstrations
Keywords: Golandsky Institute; Piano Performance

Bunraku
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Call Number: VCR 2002- 37
Description: Introduces the styles, notation, and performers of Bunraku; two copies
Keywords: Bunraku: Japanese Puppet Theater

Catharine Crozier: Master Teacher
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Call Number: DVD 2005-53
Description: Crozier performs at her home church, talks about her life, and instructs students at Illinois College.
Keywords: Music: Organ

Choral Singing Style
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Call Number: VCR 2003- 5
Description: Rehearsal techniques expressing styles of different musical periods
Keywords: Choral Singing; Choral Conducting

Choreography of the Hands
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Call Number: VCR 88- 1
Description: Dorothy Taubman's instrumental techniques
Keywords: Dorothy Taubman

Close Encounters: An Introduction to the Pipe Organ
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Call Number: VCR 2003-150
Description: Presents a workshop for young organists sponsored by the American Guild of Organists
Keywords: Pipe Organ

Conducting/Teaching: Real-world Strategies for Success: Sandra Snow
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2011-1
Description: Conductor Sandra Snow outlines a new paradigm for choral teaching and rehearsing within performance-based classes.
Keywords: Conducting

Daily Workout for a Beautiful Voice
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Call Number: VCR 98- 9
Description: Charlene Archibeque choral series, no. 1
Keywords: Vocal

Developing Woodwind Ensembles
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Call Number: VCR 93- 43
Description: Performing in woodwind ensembles
Keywords: Instrumental ensembles

Frederic Blanc: Improvisation Lessons at Notre Dame d'Auteuil, Paris
Series Title: French Organ Music Seminar
Call Number: VCR 2005-58
Description: Frederic Blanc, organist of the church of Notre Dame d'Auteuil in Paris, demonstrates the organ and improvisation.
Keywords: Organ Performance

Freeing the Caged Bird
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Call Number: VCR 2003-151
Description: Barbara Lister-Sink discusses piano technique from a neuromuscular and bio-mechanical viewpoint
Keywords: Piano Techniques

Freeing the Caged Bird: Developing Well-Coordinated, Injury-Preventive Plan
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2012-129
Description: Barbara Lister-Sink, assisted by movement and anatomy specialist Glenna Baston, discusses piano technique. Defines technique from a neuromuscular and bio-mechanical viewpoint as the most efficient, natural coordination of the whole body at the piano. Addresses optimal skeletal alignment and efficient muscle use.
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French Organ Music Seminar
Series Title: French Organ Music Seminar
Call Number: VCR 2005-28
Description: Highlighting the history of the great church organ built in 1781, and its celebrated players; 2 volumes.
Keywords: Organ Performance; Organ History

French Organ Music Seminar
Series Title: French Organ Music Seminar
Call Number: VCR 2005-29
Description: Videorecording of master class at Ste. Clotilde, Paris, by Marie-Louise Langlais and Jacques Taddei; 2 volumes
Keywords: Organ Performance

Gregorian Chant: Monks and Their Music
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Call Number: VCR 98- 5
Description: History and appreciation of chant.
Keywords: Documentary; Medieval Music

Group Vocal Techniques
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Call Number: VCR 98- 7
Description: Vocal training for the amateur choir
Keywords: Vocal

History of the Pianoforte: A Documentary in Sound
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Call Number: VCR 2006-91
Description: World-famous pianists trace the history of the piano through more than thirty instruments, playing works contemporaneous with each piano.
Keywords: Piano: History; Documentary

How Your Grand Piano Works
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Call Number: VCR 93- 3
Description: Piano maintenance and repair
Keywords: Instrument Mechanics

Impressionism: Capturing the Illusive Image: A Lecture/ Demonstration by Pa
Series Title: Distinguished Presenters Series [The Golandsky Institute]
Call Number: DVD 2006-218
Description: Paul Roberts presents a lecture/demonstration on the impressionistic piano music of Debussy and Ravel and the influence Liszt had upon them
Keywords: Golandsky Institute; Piano Performance

Improve your Bassoon Reed
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2012-128
Description: Bassoon instructor Christopher Weait offers instruction and tips on improving bassoon reeds.
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In Search of Musical Excellence
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Call Number: VCR 98- 8
Description: Companion to book by the same title
Keywords: Vocal

Inner Game of Music
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Call Number: VCR 93- 44
Description: Based on W. Timothy Galwey's "Inner Game" concept
Keywords: Music Psychology

Isabella d'Este: First Lady of the Renaissance
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Call Number: VCR 2002-42
Description: Italian patrons of music, focusing on Isabella d'Este.
Keywords: History; Music patronage

Leading the Choir
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Call Number: VCR 2003-158
Description: "A guide for the inexperienced choir director"
Keywords: Church Music; Choral Conducting

Location Sound for Video
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2007-339
Description: Wes Cavalier explains some of the basic techniques used for mixing and recording quality location sound using today's digital video cameras.
Keywords: Sound and Video Recording

Moyen Age en Lumiere
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Call Number: DVD 2003-29
Description: Illumination of medieval manuscripts; for computer use.
Keywords: DVD-ROM

Music for Film
Series Title: Master Classes in the Media Arts
Call Number: DVD 2007-336
Description: Featuring Ron Goodwin's seminar on the procedures and techniques for making motion picture music.
Keywords: Motion Picture Music

Music Images
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Call Number: VCR 88- 8
Description: National Piano Foundation; in two parts (tapes)
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Music of Antonio Vivaldi
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Call Number: VCR 2002- 43
Description: Vivaldi's music and life
Keywords: Antonio Vivaldi

Music of the 20th Century
Series Title: Music of the 20th Century
Call Number: VCR 99- 21
Description: 7-part series about the changes in art music in the past century.
Keywords: Music: 20th-century; Documentary

Music of Thomas Morley
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Call Number: VCR 2002- 33
Description: Illustrates the principal styles of Morley?s music
Keywords: Thomas Morley

Music with Roots in the Aether: Opera for Television
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Call Number: DVD 2009-12
Description: Interviews with composers. 7 volumes: v. 1: David Behrman; v.2: Philip Glass; v.3: Alvin Lucier; v.4: Gordon Mumma; v.5: Pauline Oliveros; v.6: Terry Riley; v.7: Robert Ashley."
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Musical Brain: A Journey of Discovery into the Mystery of Music
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2013-255
Description: Power of music both emotionally and biologically explored by Sting inspired from Dr. Levitin's book, This is your Brain on Music.
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Nelita True at Eastman
Series Title: Nelita True at Eastman
Call Number: VCR 93- 2
Description: Four volumes
Keywords: Piano technique

New Age of Digital Video Compression
Series Title: Master Classes in the Media Arts
Call Number: DVD 2007-342
Description: Satellite industry consultant Mark Long provides an overview and brief history of digital compression.
Keywords: Cinemtagrophy; Mark Long; Data Compression

Orchestra and its Instruments
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Call Number: VCR 2002-155
Description: Video to accompany "The Enjoyment of Music," 7th edition
Keywords: Music Appreciation; Instruments

Performance Practices in Classical Piano Music
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Call Number: VCR 2003-152
Description: Dr. Maurice Hinson explores performance practices of piano music in the Classical period
Keywords: Performance Practice; Piano; Classical

Reed Maker's Video
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Call Number: VCR 95- 4
Description: How to make reeds for woodwind instruments
Keywords: Instrument Making

Reflective Conservatoire: Studies in Music Education
Series Title: Research studies: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2007-441
Description: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Keywords: Guildhall School of Music & Drama

Rolland String Series
Series Title: Rolland String Series
Call Number: VCR 2003-157
Description: 1970s series of short films on the teaching of action in string playing; 14 parts (10 tapes)
Keywords: Violin

Schweitzer, Widor and the Musical and Artistic History of Saint-Sulpice
Series Title: French Organ Music Seminar
Call Number: VCR 2005-31
Description: Daniel Roth, organist of Saint-Sulpice provides a walking tour and history of the church and its famous pipe organs.
Keywords: Organ Performance; Organ History

Science and Music
Series Title: Science and Music
Call Number: VCR 99-20
Description: 5-part series about the science behind music.
Keywords: Music Documentary

Sensei: Learning Music with Dr. Suzuki
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Call Number: VCR 99- 17
Description: Dr. Suzuki demonstrates his method
Keywords: Violin techniques

Singer's Voice
Series Title: Singer's Voice
Call Number: VCR 98- 37
Description: 5 parts
Keywords: Voice

Stephen Sondheim: Anatomy of a Song
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Call Number: VCR 2006- 9
Description: Portrays the process of writing for musical theatre, using the song "Someone in a Tree" from Sondheim's "Pacific Overtures"
Keywords: Musicals: Writing and Publishing

Tuning the Choir
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Call Number: VCR 2003- 7
Description: Concepts for choral conducting; includes footage of Kansas Festival Choir
Keywords: Choral Conducting

Twilight Cameraman
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2007-340
Description: Documents the craftsmanship of the traditional optical cameraman and thier apprenticeships.
Keywords: Cinemtagrophy; Mark Sawicki

Understanding Lighting for Video, Film and Photography
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Call Number: DVD 2007-334
Description: importance of light for quality images. Also covers the use of gels, reflectors, filters, and other tools.
Keywords: Video Recording; Photography; Greg Luft

Virtuosity in a Box: The Taubman Techniques
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2012-186
Description: Analysis of a technique for virtuosity and the prevention of injuries among musicians.
Keywords: Piano

Vocal Production: An Owner's Manual for the Voice
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Call Number: VCR 2003- 6
Description: Presents concepts for voice training
Keywords: Singing Techniques

Vocal Techniques for a Young Singer
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Call Number: VCR 98- 11
Description: Techniques for children and youth
Keywords: Vocal

What They See is What You Get
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Call Number: VCR 98- 10
Description: Nonverbal communication in choral conducting
Keywords: Conducting

Your Sound
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2011-246
Description: A comprehensive instructional course on fundamentals of live sound, from microphones to console amplifiers and speakers.
Keywords: Sound Equipment and Supplies