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Raising our Voices – Workshop #2

When:
February 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2018-02-23T18:00:00-08:00
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Where:
Maury Young Arts Centre
Maurice Young Millennium Place
4335 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, BC V0N 1B4
Canada
Contact:
Susan Holden
Raising our Voices - Workshop #2 @ Maury Young Arts Centre | Whistler | British Columbia | Canada

Hello Rock Stars!

There are 2 Professional Development workshops associated with Raising Our Voices-Whistler’s International Women’s Day Celebration. This is your opportunity to reserve a spot before the workshops fill up.

The workshops are free to all performers at the March 8th event, as a thank you for volunteering your time and talent.

 

Workshop #1 –  Improving your vocal performance

Join us for a fun and supportive night of awesome professional development. Learn vocal tips and tricks from voice coach and local musical favourite, Rachel Lewis, followed by stage P.A. tips with Arts Whistler’s technical director and local musician, Dean Feser.

Where: The Maury Young Arts Centre Theatre
When: Friday February 16th 6-9pm | Cash bar from 5pm
Facilitators: Rachel Thom and Dean Feser

How much:       Free to all International Women’s Day performers
                             Free to all Arts Whistler Members
                             $30 for non-performers and non-members

Content:

  • Good Vocal Care
  • Breathing
  • Vocal warm-up/lip trilling
  • Ideas for increasing your range (exercises)
  • Transitioning between chest and head voice
  • Playing with your mixed voice
  • Placing your sound in the mask
  • Trills and runs
  • How to practice – half vocal exercises and half song practice
  • Phrasing
  • Story-telling/singing with feeling
  • Vowel modifications
  • Memorizing lyrics
  • Record yourself and playback
  • Assessment and correction
    • What are you having trouble with?
  • Ear Training
    • Online resources
    • Working with a coach
  • Harmony
  • Microphone technique
    • Distance and direction
  • Monitor use

Workshop #2 – Demo recording pre-production session

Where: The Maury Young Arts Centre Theatre
When: Friday February 23rd 6-9pm | Cash bar from 5pm

How much:       Free to all International Women’s Day performers
                             Free to all Arts Whistler Members
                             $30 for non-performers and non-members

Content:

  • Picking the right song
  • Arranging the song
  • Pre-production checklist
  • Finding the right musicians/support
  • Where to record
  • Making the most of your studio time
    More info to come….

To reserve your spot email: susanholdenmusic@hotmail.com

 

 

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