CGBK87 Start Singing
A Faith-Based Guide for Children’s Choir and Youth Choir Directors
Edited by Katie Houts
Contributors include: Victor C. Johnson, Emily Floyd, Katie Houts, Helen Kemp, Karol Kimmell, Mark A. Miller, Vic Oakes, Dr. Mark Patterson, Elizabeth Shepley, James Wells, Mark Burrows and Tom Shelton
An invaluable resource for anyone who works with children’s and youth choirs in sacred spaces! This guidebook, written by leading church musicians with decades of experience with young voices, equips you to create and energize choral programs in your local church or community. Featuring topics such as: recruiting and organizing a children’s music ministry, planning and leading effective rehearsals, and developing healthy singing tone and technique - the material in this manual inspires directors to rise to their full potential.
Uniquely designed to meet the needs of church choral leaders, Start Singing recognizes that the initial intersection of faith and life for young people often starts with music. This resource offers ideas to nurture both the spiritual and musical gifts of children and youth. A must-have book for the choir directors and volunteer leaders in your music ministry.