A Choral singing day
A whole day’s activities devoted to celebrate the choral activities in the area, and to encourage and support wider participation in choral singing.
Date: Saturday 13 May
Venue: All Saints Church, Chapel Green, Crowborough
Morning Workshop: 11.00am-1.00pm
‘Can’t sing but want to sing, or can sing but want to sing better’?
A workshop lead by Mark Beesley acting as an introduction to good singing technique aimed at all levels.
How do we sing?
How to make your singing ‘easy’
Singing in harmony.
Mark is well known in the area as the MD of ‘Singing for Fun’ and is soon to take over the MD role with the Crowborough Choral Society. He has had an illustrious career as an Opera Singer, singing as a soloist with many leading singers and conductors. He is also a sought after singing teacher and workshop leader. He loves helping people discover their voices.
Even if you are complete beginner, come along to get some expert tips on how to find your inner singer!
Afternoon Workshop: 2:00pm-5:00pm
Workshop led by Alexander L’Estrange, a leading choral composer and musician. During this session the techniques practiced in the morning session will be built upon, and the participants will learn two or more songs composed by Alexander.
Alexander L’Estrange is passionate about music education and in particular the importance of singing in schools and the wider community. Working with organisations such as United Learning he has led thousands of children in performances of his music at venues such as London’s Lyceum Theatre and the Royal Albert Hall. He has contributed many original pieces and arrangements to the educational initiative.
L’Estrange regularly presents workshops and adjudicates throughout the UK with the mixture of energy, fun and consummate musicianship that has become synonymous with his name.
Morning and After Workshops
Discounted fee of £20 for both workshops
Evening Activity 7:00pm-9:00pm
A Crowborough choral celebration.
FREE concert with local choirs performing a 20 min set each of their favourite pieces. A pay bar will be available.
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