It wasn't something any of us planned and yet we've managed to make it work! In the last couple of weeks, I've managed to move my community choir to a paid online membership group via Facebook, I've met with my smaller choir via zoom and I've gone back to my roots teaching primary school music … Continue reading Moving Online….
I've been spending some time with a few of these guys recently. I was approached to help them with their ensemble piece for a competition. I like a community project and especially one with young people and so I accepted. We had a group of five teenagers and they chose three songs to perform as … Continue reading Cadets Create Success!!!
A truly lovely way to start the week!! I had 38 voices for my Fix You workshop (part 1).We made a lovely sound and got lots of tricky harmony stuff done. Delighted that my 'huddling technique' worked so well! What I also liked and made a note of was that the 'new' singers (people who … Continue reading I will try to Fix You….
Working on just one song for both sessions really gives us a chance to get under the skin of the song and the music. This pair of workshops is open to non-choir members and is a god way to get a feel for how I work. I'll take you through the parts by ear - … Continue reading Workshops for Everyone
It was in January 2018 that I launched my choir - The West Bridgford Liberty Singers - some of them remember that first night with around 128 people attending. We were certainly off to a cracking start. From there, the choir grew from strength to strength and we developed new friendships and a real sense … Continue reading Goodbye 2018…..my review of the year.
1 I was filled with pride to be a part of this event. My West Bridgford Liberty Singers really pulled together to support the charity not just giving up their time to sing but also to bake and be a part of a very special afternoon. https://nottinghamlocalnews.com/afternoon-tea-charity-fundraiser/?fbclid=IwAR2VtsabrnQqhvPWgl0hLLKDShAI-YBOkznUnvQl87xY0rMsXZow8YeL5QE