Intensive Singing Course

Styles Classical & Modern
Skill Level Beginners and Intermediate
Suitability Ages 15 years and up
Pricing See description

Coburg Singing Workshop

INTENSIVE SINGING COURSE 2020

The course is for individual students who are beginners or have a little vocal training but wish to experience intensive growth in their technique. It consists of 6 sessions, of 45 minutes duration, to be organised within 3-4 weeks from commencement.

SESSION 1:
Introduction to the voice and vocal warm up.
Concept: The Correct Method of Breathing and developing breath control.
Repertoire of student's choice.

SESSION 2:
Breathing continued and introduction to voice production.
Concept: The mechanism of creating beautiful, clean sound.
Repertoire of student's choice.

SESSION 3:
Voice production and vocal range.
Concept: Augmentation of range through safe and controlled technique and simple scales.
Repertoire of student's choice.

SESSION 4:
Pitch and agility.
Concept: Singing intervals accurately and developing a good ear for pitch through selected exercises.
Repertoire of student's choice.

SESSION 5:
Discovering Dynamics - singing loudly and softly.
Concept: Enhancing the colour of your voice through dynamics, singing softly without constriction and singing loudly without strain.
Repertoire of student's choice.

SESSION 6:
Legato (long phrasing).
Concept: How to sing a smooth, long phrase within a song. Using the Vowel Technique for better quality singing and vocal line.
Repertoire of student's choice.

Total course cost $270

To apply or request further information write to coburbsingingworkshop@gmail.com or call 0413172449 during business hours.

ABOUT THE TEACHER:

Michelle Francis Cook is an Italo-Australian opera soprano who studied at the VCA (Post Graduate Diploma in Opera-Voice) and the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Formazione (Young Artist Program of the Florence Opera). She trained throughout Europe with acclaimed voice teachers and Masterclasses. She has 20 years experience as a vocal instructor and coach. She was also head of the vocal department in Carro de Baco Theatre Academy in Barcelona Spain for 8 years.

As a performer, Michelle has sung protagonist roles in various opera houses such as the Florence Opera, Puccini Festival Italy, Grand Teatro del Liceo Barcelona, Spain, and in France and Germany as well as in Australia. To see her full biography visit: http://michellefranciscook.com/en/

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Details last updated on February 24, 2020