NYU Steinhardt

Intensive Lyric Diction for Singers: German

  • Course Number: MPAVP-GE 2133
  • Hours: 10
  • Units: 1
  • Description: A seven-week one-credit courses analyzing & applying the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) in the transcription & subsequent pronunciation of foreign language (German) song texts. Also included in the curriculum will be the integration of grammar, spelling and language modification in accommodating acoustical shifts in the singing voice as they apply to the sung pronunciation. Students will be asked to utilize technology in uploading performance examples & researching sources for final projects and weekly assignments.
  • Old Course Number: E85.2133