Course Description for Lyric Diction
Description: Lyric Diction is especially designed for singers to improve their linguistic abilities as required by the singing profession. Special attention is paid to proper pronunciation and fluency in reading French, German, and Italian language. This course is required for completion of the MM degree in in Voice Performance. This course consists of two one-hour classes per week. Learning will be assessed each week according to assigned homework, proficiency tests, and vocabulary quizzes. Each semester will culminate with a final exam graded by the supervising faculty.