I do love a Beach Boys hit! I love their harmonies and their sentiments and I've been dying to try one of their songs for about 5 years now! When I run my community choir, I have a large number of people, some are hard core attendees and some are more transient, so the way … Continue reading Singing workshops…. how they work
A truly lovely way to start the week!! I had 38 voices for my Fix You workshop (part 1).We made a lovely sound and got lots of tricky harmony stuff done. Delighted that my 'huddling technique' worked so well! What I also liked and made a note of was that the 'new' singers (people who … Continue reading I will try to Fix You….
And so begins the planning of my next two part workshop. "Fix you" by Coldplay is an absolute classic. I love everything about it and adding more and more voices to it always fills me with more and more joy. I open my workshops up to anyone. It's a great chance for people to see … Continue reading Mindful Planning and Huddling Technique – Fix You Workshop
Working on just one song for both sessions really gives us a chance to get under the skin of the song and the music. This pair of workshops is open to non-choir members and is a god way to get a feel for how I work. I'll take you through the parts by ear - … Continue reading Workshops for Everyone