The Bach to Rock Connection
Edwin, Robert, Journal of Singing
Are We the National Association of Teachers of Classical Singing?
What would your response be if a rock and roll singer with an exotic mohawk haircut of many hues knocked on your studio door and asked for voice lessons? Would you say to this rather bizarre-looking person, "Yes, maybe I can help you," or would you be more inclined to say, "I'm sorry, I just wouldn't know what to do with you." Perhaps your response would be, "I'm totally unfamiliar with the repertoire," or "I don't like your kind of singing. It goes against everything I know to be good for the voice."
Whatever the reasoning, I suspect that [TS1] a majority of NATS members have a closed door policy with …
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Publication information: Article title: The Bach to Rock Connection. Contributors: Edwin, Robert - Author. Journal title: Journal of Singing. Volume: 67. Issue: 5 Publication date: May/June 2011. Page number: 590. © 2007 National Association of Teachers of Singing. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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