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Modal Rounds for Choir


“Modal Rounds for Choir” is a collection of 11 rounds in all tonalities and meters for use in choral classrooms for grades 4-12. Each round contains the notation, a drone, and a guide to harmonization within each tonality. The digital package includes the PDF book and a powerpoint with embedded audio for classroom use.  


Modal Rounds for Choir is the latest resource from The Improving Musician. 

This new book contains 11 rounds in all tonalities and meters to jumpstart your choir’s musicianship. 

Use these rounds as an integral part of your warm-up routine. 

This digital pack includes a PDF of the book with all 11 rounds, teaching ideas, SATB harmonization in each tonality, as well as appendices for tonality and meter organization according to the principles of Edwin Gordon’s Music Learning Theory. 

Also included is a powerpoint presentation with Sibelius-created mp3s of each round already embedded for you to to support your choirs while they are getting acculturated to these new tonalities and meters.