Time: 11:00 - 17:00
Location: Keeley Street
Course Code: MF950
Duration: 1 session
What is the course about?
Find out whether singing jazz is for you. This course offers an introduction to jazz singing - phrasing, feel, vocal qualities, style, and following a jazz pianist.
What will we cover?
-Breath control and vocal technique
-Jazz vocal qualities and style
-The opportunity to work with piano accompaniment.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
- Have improved your vocal technique
- Enhance your understanding of jazz singing and repertoire
- Be able to sing a jazz standard (song) with confidence.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
Students should have experience of singing and musical activity, not necessarily of jazz.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Teaching is student centred and experiential. We will sing as a group and individually. The tutor will demonstrate and direct you. Music materials will be supplied. Constructive criticism will be given relative to your efforts.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
No. There will be a lunch break from 1-2pm.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Sing jazz 1.