The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #157908 Message #3730144
Posted By: MartinRyan
13-Aug-15 - 07:51 PM
Thread Name: why do singers take so long to start?
Subject: RE: why do singers take so long to start?
Nerves.... or the need to allow an audience to settle down.
p.s. More constructively: I can happily understand "classical" singers working from a sheet but find it hard to understand its use in a traditional or quasi-traditional context. The least such a performer should do is suggest that listeners close their eyes...