Date: 24–26 Feb 2023
Cost: Early bird bookings BEFORE 23rd January 2023: £399, FROM 24th January 2023: £439
Details: Friday 30th 2-6pm, Saturday 1st 10am-5pm, Sunday 2nd 10am -3.30pm plus 3 x 2 hr zoom follow-up sessions
Location: Forest Row, East Sussex, RH18 5ES
Run by: Delia Rosenboom
Contact details: 01342825031
An intensive training to run successful, sensational singing groups….for singing-group-leader wannabees, newbees and ‘old-handers’ alike. This training will take place in person with follow-up meetings and supervision via zoom.
Led by Delia Rosenboom NVN, ATI, experienced singing workshop leader & Alexander Technique teacher and life coach.
Whether new to running singing groups, looking for guidance and support, or an ‘old-hander’ looking for new ideas and inspiration, this is the workshop for you! Three intensive, practical days packed full of time-tested tips, tools and teaching skills to equip you to effectively run happy, successful singing workshops and choirs…whether in-person or on zoom.
Material will include:
- The Hows, Whys and Whats of Vocal Warm-ups
- Song Teaching Tools, Tips and Trouble-shooting games
- Intuiting the Group’s needs
- Singing Material Appropriate to the Group
- The Practicalities of Setting up a Group
- Ways to Ensure a Positive Experience for your group
- Looking after Oneself & Vocal Hygiene
- An opportunity to experiment with teaching ….
- Singing, Breathing, Song Sharing…
- Mentoring and support
This material has grown out of 30 years’ experience of running choirs and singing groups and is underpinned by decades of teaching the Alexander Technique and working at the interface of mind-body-energy-emotions-and-voice. Material will be taught through discussion, practical demonstrations, experiential work, application of material to songs bought by participants; observation and feedback… A certificate of attendance will be offered upon completion of this training workshop, as proof of CPD.
33 Upper Close, Forest Row, East Sussex, RH18 5DS and also: Anderida Community Room, Forest Row, RH18 5ES
Why not combine a singing group training/ CPD input, with a short Winter break amid the beautiful Ashdown Forest? Forest Row is a ‘holistically-orientated’ village 34 miles south of London, amid the beautiful Ashdown Forest, complete with stunning countryside walks, biodynamic farms and quirky cafes! It is 2 miles from East Grinstead train station and 20 mins drive from M23.
Bookings & Further Information:
Cost includes refreshments, and lunches on Saturday and Sunday.
Accommodation not included. Local accommodation from £30 per night.
Please bring with you:
- Please bring three short, simple songs that you know well, that you could be prepared to teach as part of the workshop.
- A bottle of water.