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Tips for the Choir and Choir Director by Bro. Clint Kerns. Bro. Clint holds a Masters Degree in Sacred Music and has been directing and teaching choirs over 30 years

Effectively Learning New Choir Sheet Music

Choir sheet music is necessary for the Choir director, musicians and choristers to aid them in learning a new song. It is advantageous for everyone involved to know how to read music but it is not absolutely necessary for all of the choir members to. You must have at least one musician preferably the pianist, […]

Understanding the Vocal Range – the Soprano Part

To understand the Soprano part it is imperative that you first understand vocal range. Technically, vocal range is “the measure of the breadth of pitches that a human voice can phonate.” * In layman’s terms vocal range is the musical notes that a person can sing. Vocal range encompasses all of the musical notes that […]

How to Mic a Choir – Setting Up Your Choir

How To Mic A Choir – Chapter Five – Setting Up Your Choir from Audix Microphones on Vimeo. Travis Cibolski, owner of Clarity Media Group and Technical Director for the Sunset Presbyterian Church in Portland Oregon, talks with Dean k from Audix about the basics of miking a choir. Chapter Five explores choir positioning and […]

How to Mic a Choir – Complex Configurations

How To Mic A Choir – Chapter Four-More Complex Choir Configurations from Audix Microphones on Vimeo. Travis Cibolski, owner of Clarity Media Group and Technical Director for the Sunset Presbyterian Church in Portland Oregon, talks with Dean k from Audix about the basics of miking a choir. Chapter Four delves into more complex choir configurations […]

How to Mic a Choir – More about Microphones

How To Mic A Choir – Chapter Three – More About Microphones from Audix Microphones on Vimeo. Travis Cibolski, owner of Clarity Media Group and Technical Director for the Sunset Presbyterian Church in Portland Oregon, talks with Dean k from Audix about the basics of miking a choir. Chapter Three provides more information on microphones, […]

How to Mic a Choir – Mic Placement

How To Mic A Choir-Chapter Two – Microphone Placement from Audix Microphones on Vimeo. Travis Cibolski, owner of Clarity Media Group and Technical Director for the Sunset Presbyterian Church in Portland Oregon, talks with Dean k from Audix about the basics of miking a choir. Chapter Two explores microphone placement. Recommended and Endorsed Programs…

How to Mic a Choir Introduction

How To Mic A Choir- Introduction and Microphone Choices from Audix Microphones on Vimeo. Travis Cibolski, owner of Clarity Media Group and Technical Director for the Sunset Presbyterian Church in Portland Oregon, talks with Dean k from Audix about the basics of miking a choir. Chapter One focuses on microphone choices. Recommended and Endorsed Programs…

How to increase the volume of your choir.

One thing I am constantly asked is “How do you get that choir to sing so loud”? Now before we get into some exercises that will increase the volume of the choir, it needs to be said that there is a difference between singing loud and SCREAMING. You can sing loud without SCREAMING, but you […]

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