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  Singing News: Southern Gospel Music Magazine
News: Singing News Fan Awards Move To Saturday Night!; Open Letter From Garry Jones; Judy Brannin Hospitalized...
Singing News currently offers several items that we feel would be of interest to our Southern Gospel family.
Singing News has a NEW feature, "FIRST LISTEN" where we give our web viewers a sneak preview of an artist's latest recording before it is available at Christian bookstores and retail markets nationwide.
www.singingnews.com   (405 words)

  Singing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice, which is often contrasted with speech.
Air is expelled with the diaphragm as with ordinary breathing, and the pitch is altered with the vocal cords.
Singing is often done in a group, such as a choir, and may be accompanied by musical instruments, a full orchestra, or a band.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Singing   (540 words)

 Shape-Note Singing
Singing schools arose from British antecedents around 1700 as part of an effort to reform congregational singing in colonial churches.
Singing schools existed in the South as early as 1710, when they are mentioned in the diary of William Byrd II of Virginia.
Southern singing masters continued to teach the music of their Yankee predecessors but also introduced "folk hymns," melodies from oral tradition which they harmonized in a native idiom and set to sacred words.
www.arts.state.ms.us /crossroads/music/sacred_harp/mu4_text.html   (854 words)

 Singing   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Singing is a traditional and important pastime on a Hutterian community.
Singing occurs in church (where songs are often lined) and at special events and gatherings.
Singing practice usually occurs on evenings, and time is spent singing together when young people from different colonies visit each other.
www.hutterites.org /music.htm   (171 words)

 Singing Info - Encyclopedia WikiWhat.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice.
Most singing involves shaping the mouth to form words, but types of mouth music which use open sounds or nonsense syllables ("vocables") also exist, for instance scat singing or yodeling.
Singing with no instrumental accompaniment is called a capella.
wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/s/si/singing.html   (225 words)

 Singing!   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The act of singing generates a concentrated "charge" in the mind/body system, the results of which are more efficient use of the brain, better concentration, and higher states of awareness and receptivity.
The deepened, rhythmic breathing that singing requires, coupled with acoustical frequencies involved in music, act to release physical and emotional stress by slowing and stabilizing the heartbeat and increasing the flow of oxygen to the brain.
We can sing and write songs not to band aid our pain but to speak to the truths of what we all know; that we are not as fragile as we fear.
home.gwi.net /hankla/pml/singing.html   (603 words)

 Tibetan Himalayan Singing Bowls for healing,meditation,sound therapy & massage from nepal.
Singing Bowls produces a wonderful singing sound when they are hit,tapped, struck or rubbed by a singing bowls wooden striker/mallet or dowel.
Singing bowls are made and available in different sizes and shapes, clored, hand crafted & carved designs and various patterns with their own unique sound based on the metal content/composition used.
This gulpa singing bowl is different kind of singing bowls with its distinct shape with mouth opening closed one known as gulpa(used for ceremonial & praying purpose by the buddhist monks) This gulpa is glossy type in greenish antique color with om mand padme hum and endless knot engraving on outer bottom part.
www.thesingingbowls.com /singingbowls.asp   (454 words)

 Inuit Throat-Singing
This particular type of singing differs from normal singing in that a singer can produce two or more notes simultaneously or unusual textures/timbres through special vocalization and resonance of the throat.
Throat-singing is a very accurate technique in a sense that when you are singing fast, the person who is following the leader has to go in every little gap the leader leaves for her to fill in.
To me, this singing was like a great boom, a great spirit that was whispering with a very strong voice, even though it sounded like whispering.
www.mustrad.org.uk /articles/inuit.htm   (3879 words)

 Crystal Tibetan Singing Bowls for Sound Healing and Tibetan Quartz Crystals   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Singing bowls enliven ceremony, celebration and ritual, as well as provide the perfect vibration for working in nature with the Earth.
Singing bowls are wonderful for personal use, and they are also valuable for use in your work.
Singing Rainbow, Inc. is a woman-owned and woman-operated business and is the largest retailer of genuine "chakra tuned quartz crystal singing bowls" in the US, and we also ship worldwide.
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 The Common Room: Singing
The singing of hymns at home and of the hymns and canticles in church should be a special delight; and the habit of soft and reverent singing, of offering our very best in praise, should be carefully formed." Charlotte Mason (School Education, p.
My mother always sang lullabies to us, and she knows so many songs she generally sings a snatch of this one or that whenever something occurs that reminds her of it - you know how it is, people walking around the house singing "Oh where is my hairbrush?" because, well, they can't find their hairbrush.
Singing is a pretty big part of our life, since we're all auditory, and we sing along to whatever music we hear.
heartkeepercommonroom.blogspot.com /2006/06/singing.html   (2762 words)

Singing had always been my main outlet for stress.
By the middle of week two I was singing better than I ever had in my entire life.
Also for those who believe they cannot sing or were told they could not ever sing or at least never sing well.
www.aboutbreathing.com /articles/singing.htm   (1692 words)

 Singing   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Let children know that while you sing the song, they are to stand up the first time they hear the repeated word/phrase, and sit down the next time, then stand up the next, and so forth.
Sing the song as a class, with every body listening and responding to the word/phrase.
Sing the song "Ten in the Bed" - "There were ten in the bed and the little one said 'roll over.
www.coe.ufl.edu /courses/eec6304/sing.htm   (1556 words)

 The Singing Fool Concordance @ CompleteIdiotsGuide.com (Complete Idiots Guide)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Singing Fool in an American motion picture which was released in 1928 by Warner Brothers.
Like The Jazz Singer, The Singing Fool was a melodrama with musical interludes, and as such was one of the film industry's first musical films.
And the film was once again a major hit and is credited with helping to cement the popularity of both sound and the musical genre.
completeidiotsguide.com /encyclopedia/The_Singing_Fool   (273 words)

 scat singing - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about scat singing
Form of singing used in jazz, where nonsense words and syllables and improvised sounds are used instead of normal words.
The songs of Scottish pop group the Cocteau Twins (formed in 1982) are composed almost entirely of meaningless syllables chosen for their sound.
This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /scat+singing   (146 words)

 Shape Note Singing   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Invented in part to improve the quality of congregational singing, the singing school soon outstripped its purely church-centered focus and became an integral part of the social life of the community.
It was in the south where the marriage of the New England singing school music forms to the oral Celtic folk tune heritage was completed, and the folk-hymn was born.
Potlucks at the singing ("dinner on the grounds") mixed socializing with the singings, and young singers fresh from recent singing schools were given an opportunity to try out their newly honed skills.
www.nationwide.net /~amaranth/ShapeNoteSinging.htm   (1085 words)

 Tibetan Singing Bowls   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The history of the Tibetan Singing Bowls is quite mysterious.
For over two years I have been trading Tibetan Singing Bowls on e-bay, and speculating about the old workshops of Lhasa that produced the bowls.
The assumption was that the Tibetan Singing Bowls were something of a lost art, part of the cultural devastation brought upon the people by the Chinese occupation.
www.tibetan-singing-bowls.com /ladakhi/setof7/one/ladakhiset7701.htm   (864 words)

 Singing Valentines say I Love You with a song - the unforgettable Valentines Day Gifts
Use the Singing Valentines Locator to identify the city and state / province you want to send your gift.
Singing Valentines are unforgettable Valentines Day gifts -- and surprisingly affordable!
That's the joy of Singing Valentines, an unforgettable Valentines Day gifts service from the Barbershop Harmony Society
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 Music and Singing Haram?
In order to create an atmosphere of joy and happiness, singing is recommended on festive occasions such as the days of 'Eid, weddings and wedding feasts, births, 'aqiqat (the celebration of the birth of a baby by the slaughter of sheep), and on the return of a traveler.
However, since singing is in many cases associated with drinking parties and night clubs, many scholars have declared it to be haram or at least makruh.
And he who listens to singing intending neither obedience nor disobedience is doing something neutral and harmless, whicis similar to going to the park and walking around, standing by a window and looking at the sky, wearing blue or green cloths, and so on.
www.themodernreligion.com /misc/hh/music.html   (1161 words)

 Technorati Tag: Singing   (Site not responding. Last check: )
USA Singing Competition in Las Vegas The USA World Showcase singing competition is held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
singing Posted the 27th of May, 2006 by Administrator in Singing For Some Schools, Any Bowl Is a Big Bowl Enough about the Trojans, Longhorns, Nittany...
singing Posted the 27th of May, 2006 by Administrator in Singing The gospel according to the Rev. Al Green The Rev. Al is singing.
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 Vocal Training - Vocal Coaches - Voice Training - Voice Teachers - Singing Lessons
Training at the "Sing Clear Vocal School" is undertaken in a state of theart recording studio with a live soundstage facility utilizing top of the line studio and live performance equipment.
Besides singing classical music, she can often be seen and heard singing a variety of musical styles with a chameleon-like approach.
She entertains for L and L wine distributors singing a variety of classical art songs and arias in Italian, French, or German, depending on the wine regions.
www.singing.com /vocal_training.htm   (5242 words)

 Parulids through Icterids   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The sound you most commonly hear from the Yellowthroat, though, is not the distinctive song, but their persistent "chacking" while they forage in the reeds, eating spiders and insects.
In the Spring, the Yellowthroat males "sing" this rattle.
The same individual is piping and singing, and I've "compressed" the time betweeen pipes and songs for the sake of file size.
www.naturesongs.com /paruicte.html   (5234 words)

 Congregational Singinng - Catholic Encyclopedia
In the ancient congregational singing both sexes took part; the words of St. Paul imposing silence on women in church being interpreted to refer only to exhorting or instructing.
Congregational singing at low Mass and at other services in the church, not strictly "liturgical" in ceremonial character, has always obtained, more or less, in our churches.
With respect to the strictly liturgical services, it is to be hoped that the congregation may be instructed sufficiently to sing, besides the responses to the celebrant (especially those of the Preface), the ordinary (i.e.
www.piney.com /MuSingCath.html   (867 words)

 Sing Your Way to Reading Success | Scholastic.com
Anecdotal as Szyfer's evidence might be, there are plenty of scholarly studies that show a strong relationship between singing and literacy development in preschoolers — and there is plenty you can do to help cultivate this connection.
Singing together provides a joyful way to expand your child's spoken vocabulary and creates a strong bond, says Molly McGinn, senior writer at Kindermusik International.
For Molly McGinn, the song is "Luckenbach, Texas." She remembers her father singing it to her when she was a young child — and now every year on Father's Day, she gets out her guitar, calls her dad on the phone, and sings it to him.
content.scholastic.com /browse/article.jsp?id=1508   (1181 words)

I love to sing in the choir and have been honored to sing some solos.
Singing with my 5-year-old daughter is one of my favorites.
I sing in a choral society as well as in church.
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 SPIN.com: The New Pornographers Twin Cinema (Matador)
There's a nifty kind of egolessness about the NPs: They're team players in a way that few other bands are right now, and they'd throw themselves on a grenade if it'd get the rest of the crew to the next hook faster.
Carl Newman is the captain rather than the star, a pop wonk with a sweet tooth; he writes and sings about half of Twin Cinema.
She's also the one member of the band who can turn on the star presence when she needs to, and she rips into his ballad "These Are the Fables" like a heartbroken Loretta Lynn.
www.spin.com /reviews/magazine/2005/08/050818_newporn   (500 words)

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Singing tutor Liz McNaughton, who is a freelance voice coach with Singing for the Brain, said the sessions have beneficial effects on the participants' cognitive powers, physical ability and emotions.
The Singing for the Brain sessions are so popular that McNaughton has been asked to run similar workshops for people with Parkinson's disease and those who have had strokes and head injuries, along with people who have special needs.
And, if you're thinking of volunteering, singing at a hospital may be a good choice -- not only for the patients but also for yourself.
www.sixwise.com /newsletters/06/06/07/how_singing_improves_your_health_even_if_other_people_shouldnt_hear_you_singing.htm   (1012 words)

 Singing and the Alexander Technique
As Rodd-Marling says in her definition of singing, the vocal and breathing mechanism is set in motion by the desire to express oneself and to communicate.
Whether the individual chooses or is inclined to use it to sing depends on many factors, one of which I dealt with at the beginning of the chapter.
When the singing mechanism is poised and balanced, free and ready to function properly, the student is then well prepared for a good singing teacher who can hear how and where the instrument needs training in order to balance the many parts to work as a whole.
www.alexandercenter.com /pa/voice.html   (7650 words)

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