The 21st Century Voice: Contemporary and Traditional Extra-Normal Voice
The New Instrumentation Series #9, Scarecrow Press 4501 Forbes Blvd., Suite 200 Lanham, MD 20706
#205 Lingua-Palatal #1 for two voices — 3’45”
Lingua-Palatal 1 (1997) utilizes a new model of articulation that uses tongue tip to upper palate constrictions far in excess of traditional phonatory linguistics. It is a teaching piece developed from a new model of articulation that extends the 9-point phonetic model to over fifty points.
#205A Score: $6.25
#205B Two Scores: $10.50
#206 Mountain Songs for solo voice — 3’50”
I. LifeHouse (stopping Epi) II. Noyve III. Sephth
The pieces that comprise Mountains Songs (1995) focus on primarily unvoiced airflow, while the oral cavity is divided into three components–aperture, mid- to rear-cavity, and lingual positioning. These pieces extend what has been commonly referred to as extended vocal techniques by exploring the potential of sound as produced through respiration, phonation, resonance/filtering and articulation.
#206 Score: $8.50
#207 Sirens for four voices or SATB choir — 8’30”
Sirens (1998) is a tour-de-force of a new vocal style. A real crowd pleaser, this piece calls a pub from Joyce’s Sirens the home for Ben Dollard, Stephen Dedaelus, Tom Kernan and Father (Bob) Cowley.
#207A Score: $14.75
#207B Additional choral scores: $Contact Conners for price. quote
#222 Kosmos for pedagogical models for the extended vocal techniques performer — N/A”
These two volumes of Kosmos (1998) are pedagogical models for the extended vocal techniques performer. Volume 1 has six pieces of various lengths for one to four parts featuring the composer’s model of articulation. Volume 2 has fourteen pieces of various lengths for one to four parts dealing with reinforced harmonics. Both volumes can be performed by single players or by a choir.
#222A Score (volume 1): $16.75
#222B Score (volume 2): $37.25
#222C Set (volumes 1 &2): $50.00
#223 Taffy Twisters for voice and percussion — 7’35”
Taffy Twisters (1998) features the furthest extension of the composer’s model of articulation.
#223A Regular Score: $9.75
#223B Large Score: $12.50 11″ x 17″
#224 Azure Suite for soprano and overtone singer — 4’30”