Inclusive choir (for people with learning difficulties)

Course Dates: 23/09/19 - 29/06/20
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Location: Online

Improve your singing. Sing group chants and songs. Listen to music from different parts of the world. Perform to an audience.

This course will be delivered online. See the ‘How will I be taught’ section in course details for more information.


What is the course about?

Exploring your voice and creating new music using your voice.

What will we cover?

We will listen to different songs using the voice and learn group songs and chants from around the world.
You will work towards creating a new piece of music in a group, using our voices.
Learning and improving performance skills.
We perform throughout the year at City Lit.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Sing songs and recognise songs from around the world.
Contribute to composing a new piece of music.
Perform an original piece of music.
Work in a group to perform to an audience.

You will negotiate with the tutor more specific outcomes, based on the above, to suit your ability and experience.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

The course is for students with learning disabilities, you must have an ability or interest in singing.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Discovering music and culture in your own way from listening
Group discussion
The tutor will demonstrate singing
Practice singing melodies.
Group workshops to create a new song.

This course will be delivered online, and will involve tutor presentation and class discussion. Student preparation and homework outside class times is strongly encouraged. To fully participate in this online class you will need:
- An email address
- A reliable internet connection
- A computer/laptop/tablet with a fully updated browser (preferably google chrome). Your device will need a microphone, and preferably a camera.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?


When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Advice on courses for people with learning disabilities and additional support for other City Lit courses is available on Tuesday 12.30-1.30 by appointment only. Please call 020 7492 2586 or email to book an appointment.

Tutor Biographies
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This course has now started

Course Code: SD134

Started Mon, day, 23 Sep - 29 Jun '20

Duration: 27 sessions (over 41 weeks)

Full fee: £129.00
Senior fee: £129.00
Concession: £129.00

Call us to check your level, see if you can still join the course or to discuss other suitable courses

020 7492 2586

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