Articles about Vocal Music

A “Free Artist of Color” in Late-Eighteenth-Century Saint-Domingue: the Life and Times of Minette

This article sets forth, for the first time in detail, the life and career of Minette, who was the main female opera singer in Port-au-Prince at the end of the eighteenth century. The city was the capital of the thriving ...

Shift and Transformation in Salento: Investigating Change in the Polyphonic Structure and Performance Practice of Canti Polivocali in Southern Puglia
Musicologist (2018) Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 96-114

This paper will focus on documenting change and transformation of polyphonic singing in the Salento region of lower Puglia (southern Italy), based on a comparative analysis of early field recordings and recently collected materials. Cantipolivocali (“multi-voiced songs”), the repertoire of ...

Sing Up Secondary
Music Teacher (2016) Vol. 95, No. 3, pp. 23

 

Divine Redeemer
The Tracker (2016) Vol. 60, No. 1, pp. 44