Quartal leaps

I heard this exercise the other day, and realized how good it is in teaching quartal leaps, and in helping singers lock in on tendency tones (scale degrees 4 and 7) and the mediant and sub-mediant that are often out of tune.

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About Jeffrey Carter

University administrator, voice teacher, choral director, professor, singer, professional theatre music director, brother, son, uncle, Anglican, Scotch drinker, chef of moderate talent, NPR fanatic, gin aficionado, proponent of the music of Herbert Howells and Elgar and Vaughan Williams, pianist, composer, theatre geek, dog love & cat hater, author & blogger, world traveler, church organist, Anglophile.

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