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Vocal Warm-Ups


 ---------------------------------------------------------------------Love these warm-ups...  from http://tuesdaymusic.wordpress.com/
“Mama made me mash my m&ms.”  Memo
“Red leather, yellow leather”Memo
“A proper cup of coffee in a copper coffee cup.”Memo
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I have incorporated vocal warm-ups in my classroom.  Draw long or short lines, squiggles, mountains, swirls... I have my middle school students warm up their voices by following the line shape on the board.  It also helps them understand how their voice works, as some of them have not had much singing experience.
They like to take turns drawing and directing the class,... and they all get very silly performing them. 



Comments

Garland said…
We do Mommy Made Me....... and on the modulation we sing "and skittles."

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