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Bt_movie_not_in_use How to introduce an aria (00h:00m:00s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Performance begins (00h:02m:13s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Class begins; how to overcome nervousness when performing (00h:06m:39s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Posture and energy: "the spine must be as long as it is built in your body" (00h:08m:18s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Understanding the structure of the ribs and how they work (00h:09m:30s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use What is support? (00h:11m:56s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Don't weaken your singing apparatus while singing a sweet phrase. (00h:13m:28s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Tempi in this aria (00h:14m:18s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Where is your energy and weight? Stay in your feet. (00h:15m:07s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Practice just singing the vowels. (00h:16m:28s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use You can start softer at the beginning of the aria. (00h:17m:19s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use "Take a breath that is only about what you're going to sing." (00h:18m:09s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Legato: "there is no ending to the nasalizations" (00h:19m:22s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use The lower part of the phrase needs the same resonance as the higher part. (00h:20m:16s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use To the accompanist: know the orchestration and you need to hear the music before you begin playing. (00h:22m:05s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use More practice with just singing vowels (00h:23m:01s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use To the accompanist: you need a little more armweight (00h:25m:51s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Resonance, compliment to the student, and character of Valentin (00h:27m:20s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use "Breathe into what you want to sing." (00h:28m:40s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Although the rhythm is different, the B section must be as legato as the A section. (00h:30m:37s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Don't lean forward at the end of the aria. (00h:35m:28s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Closing comments (00h:36m:29s)

Thomas Hampson Voice Master Class & Live Webcast, pt.2 (2015)

The renowned American baritone and Manhattan School of Music Distinguished Visiting Artist coaches audition-selected voice students on the masterpieces of vocal literature. In part 2 of 2, Mr. Hampson coaches SeokJong Baek, baritone, as he sings "Avant de quitter ces lieux" from Charles Gounod's Faust with SeokJong's pianist, Tao Jiang. The class was held in the Gordon K. & Harriet Greenfield Hall at Manhattan School of Music on Tuesday, February 3, 2015. (Live Webcast, pt.2 (2015).)

Artists Bt_info_artist Thomas Hampson

Composers Charles Gounod


Instruments Baritone (voice) and Piano

Recorded Date 03-02-2015