Autumn 2015 Academy

This Autumn sees the start of two new academy courses, which are open both to SOC members and non-members. The aim of the courses is to promote high quality choral singing, developing individual and choral singing skills. Places are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

Vocal Technique

A four-week course led by our Vocal Coach, Vivien Pike. The focus in this course includes:

  • voice production
  • breathing techniques
  • pitch
  • help with the ageing voice.

Dates: 16th, 23rd, 30th September, 7th October
Time: 6.45 p.m. – 7.15 p.m.
Fee: Members £15, Non-members £20

Music Theory

A three-week course led by our Musical Director, Alan Eost. This course focuses on key-recognition, one of the most important aspects of sight-singing.

Dates: 14th, 21st, 28th October
Time: 6.45 p.m. – 7.15 p.m.
Fee: Members £15, Non-members £20

Classes are held prior to SOC rehearsals at St. Andrew’s United Reform Church, Upper Hanover St, Sheffield, S3 7RQ. Following the classes, non-members will be welcome to stay and experience part of the evening rehearsal if they wish.

Please e-mail academy@oratorio.org.uk for further details and to book.

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