“Chorales have long been a staple of band educators as a means to build a core ensemble sound. They improve blend, balance, and intonation and can be used to teach a myriad of other individual and ensemble skills. While directors love using chorales daily in rehearsal they can become boring for our young musicians if they are not given new focus. Here are several ideas that I use with my students to get the most out of using chorales in rehearsal.” An excellent read!!