Singing Courses & Choral Workshops & Training

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2017  
Dates negotiable Sing in Italy - A Choral Workshop for your choir. Maximum flexibility - you chose your tour dates and the length of you stay. Rehearse and sing with local choirs. Workshop programme tailored to your choir's requirements. The base for the choral workshops is the well-appointed Eremo dei Pietro e Paolo, a retreat house of the diocese of Brescia. Situated in the hills of Bienno, a small town always featured on the list of the most beautiful small towns of Italy. All bedrooms are ensuite. Full board or half board. No single room supplements. Budget flights to Bergamo (Orio al Serio) or British Airways flights to Verona. For more details and prices contact Anthony Weaver at Choirs beyond Dover; email retreats@dircon.co.uk  
 
22 October 2017

SUFFOLK SINGERS CHORAL WORKSHOP - “GLORIA” by JOHN RUTTER
Directed by Claire Weston, assisted by John Hutchings and Chris Milton

FRAMLINGHAM COLLEGE, 09.30 - 17.00
Adult £20, under 19s FREE
Includes all music, expert tuition and tea and coffee all day with delicious afternoon cakes.  Please bring a packed lunch.
FREE public performance at 16.30
To reserve a place or find out more information please ring  Alma on 01379 788143 / Beverley on 01379 643206 or email
bvankoningsveld1@btinternet.com Online booking form available at www.suffolksingers.co.uk

 
4 November 2017

Christmas Carols Workshop - St Leonard´s Church, Streatham High Road, London, SW16 1HS 14:00 - 17:00

Love a good Christmas singsong? Want to impress friends and family this Yuletide and sing in harmony some of our most popular carols? This is your chance! We’re getting into the Christmas spirit early this year as we host our first ever Christmas carols workshop. Join conductor Calum Fraser and members of Streatham Choral on Saturday 4 November 2017 for an afternoon of carol singing as we tackle those harmonies that you frequently hear on Carols from King’s. Experience some of our near legendary hospitality and indulge in tea and cakes in the interval. The workshop is open to anyone who wants to come along - so we’ll see you there! Members should bring their own copies of 100 Carols for Choirs. Guests simply need to bring enthusiasm.  Tickets: £5 for guests. Included in subscriptions for members. Tickets available online, or on the door.

 
9 November 2017

Barcarolle Choir presents a Christmas Workshop. Come, have fun and get ready for Christmas singing. St Stephen Church, Gloucester Road SW7 4RL.

11.15 - 12.45 (£15) Pop jazzy carols, easy music. All musical abilities welcome

13.00 - 15.00 (£20) Contemporary and ancient carols, Noels and lullabies. For more experienced singers.

For more information visit www.barcarollechoir.com or email info@barcarollechoir.com

 
2018  
   
3 - 4 February 2018

Dartington Community Choir - Two day non residential workshop with guest conductor Scott Stroman, soloist Catherine Hamilton and pianist Kristian Lindberg. Dartington Hall, Totnes, Devon.We will be singing Poulenc's Gloria and  Scott Stroman's Songs for the Seasons, a new song cycle based on poems by Enid Blyton. World premiere of version for mixed choir.

Bookings and enquiries:online www.dartington-community-choir.co.uk
telephone: 01803 813268email: cath@coombefishacre.co.uk

Choral Fee £55, (£50 DCC members, £30 under 18s)Accommodation available at Dartington Hall if required. 

 
10 March 2018 LSO Choral Singing Day: Tippett´s A Child of our Time 11am–4.30pm LSO St Luke´s, London. Come and spend the day getting to know Tippett’s A Child of our Time with the London Symphony Orchestra´s Choral Director, Simon Halsey. LSO Choral Singing Days are the perfect opportunity to explore iconic choral works, whether you're looking to rekindle your interest or are a regular singer. You’ll be guided through the work by Simon Halsey, gaining in-depth knowledge as you go, and singing alongside members of the London Symphony Chorus. And being part of a 300-strong chorus of voices is more than just a workshop, but a social occasion too – why not bring friends along for a great day out, or come along and meet new people? The day will be accompanied by piano and will culminate in an informal performance. Some sight-singing ability is required. £20 (£16 concessions) + booking fee* (includes music hire) Tickets for the afternoon performance cost £5 + booking fee* Buy online now: https://lso.co.uk/whats-on/icalrepeat.detail/2018/03/10/731/-/choral-singing-day-a-child-of-our-time.html