Downtown Chorus

The most vibrant, diverse and dynamic community based chorus in the heart of downtown New York City

Downtown Chorus Voice Training Links

The following links are made available to Downtown Chorus members for use in the Summer 2020 voice training sessions.

Warm-up Routines

The Stretch

Johann Pachelbel's Canon in D

Breath Control

Metal Video (15 seconds)

Wood Video (20 seconds)

Water Video (25 seconds)

Fire Video (25 seconds)

Earth Video (35 seconds)

Lip Trills

Posture Rap

Posture Rap Practice

Posture Rap Performance

Vocalization

Short Vocalise I on Quarter Notes

Short Vocalise II on Eight Notes

Long Vocalise I on Arpegios

Long Vocalise II on Major Scales

Rounds

Rounds About Music and Singing

All Things Shall Perish

Come and Dance, Come and Sing

Laughing Singing

Rounds About Friendship and Nature

Hyda Hyda

I Love the Mountains

Rounds on Nonsense Syllables

RamSamSam

DebkaHora

Toembai

Rounds About Greetings and Goodbyes

Dona Nobis Pacem

Shalom Chaverim

Folksongs

Hush Little Baby (Carolinas)

Practice Low Key

Practice High Key

Performance Low Key

Performance High Key

This Little Light of Mine (Gospel)

Practice Low Key

Practice High Key

Performance Low Key

Performance High Key

One Early Morning (England)

Practice Low Key

Practice High Key

Performance Low Key

Performance High Key

Shenandoah (Sea Chantey)

Practice Low Key

Practice High Key

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Performance High Key

Every Night When the Sun Goes In

Practice Low Key

Practice High Key

Performance Low Key

Performance High Key

Opera