Songs for Lyric Tenor: An Analysis of Five Francesco Paolo Tosti Songs
Keywords:Tosti, Lyric Tenor, Performance Guide, Song Analysis, Vocal Performance
AbstractSelecting diverse repertoire for the undergraduate lyric tenor can be a challenging process for instructors of this voice type. Francesco Paolo Tosti, a lyric tenor and composer, wrote songs that exemplify technical concepts that should be cultivated in the undergraduate lyric tenor voice. This guide will present five Tosti songs that address technical issues, which the lyric tenor must overcome to progress into more advanced repertoire.
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