Sight Singing Techniques How to Sight Sing Using Solfege
Hi, my name is Ashley on behalf of ExpertVillage and I'm going to talk to you today about sight singing. Using solfege when singingvarious intervals this is when it is a good idea to use solfege. Also when singing solfegeyou are actually replacing a letter name with the solfege. C with Do, D with Re, E Mi, FFa, G Sol, A La and B Ti, the first note of a major scale in this case the C scale isthe tonic. You will sing Do instead of C of the purpose of using solfege as a sight singingtechnique. Then instead of singing the next note D we will replace it with Re, up thescale now singing the solfege to syllables instead of the actual note names. C D E GH A B C, now I'm going to replace the actual
note names with the solfege syllables, DoRe Fa Sol La Ti Do. The reason to sing with syllables instead of the notes is to singcorrect intervals while reading in any key and not just in the key of C.
Sight Singing Techniques How to Sight Sing Scales Using Hand Signs
Hi, my name is Ashley on behalf of ExpertVillage and today I'm going to talk to you about sight singing. Using handsigns in scalesI'm going to use handsigns to illustrate solfege syllables in ascending and descending scale.Always start on Do, Do Re Mi Fa Sol La Ti Do, Do Ti La Sol Fa Mi Re Do remember thatthese scales display notes in order showing the progression from one note to the nextin both directions. Do not confuse scales with intervals. A scale is a series of notesdifferencing in pitch according to a specific scheme.