Not many of us actually LIKE listening to ourselves. However, I feel it has a huge value. When I was a competitive dancer, the best way for me to learn was to watch back videos of myself and partner dancing. We could see all the mistakes much clearer by looking back - it's hard to … Continue reading How we sound – the importance of listening to ourselves.
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
On Friday night, five brave Liberty Singers got the chance to show their talents live on Notts TV! We'd been invited to the show to sing at the start and end of the programme. Having such a massive community choir meant that it wasn't possible to fit us all into the studio and so I … Continue reading Five go Live!
As the old year ends, I'd like to take this opportunity to say a few words about 2018. The song I've chosen to represent the year is 'We're all in this together' from High School Musical. This is particularly aimed at The West Bridgford Liberty Singers. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gbrbUfYSt0E "Everyone is special in their own wayWe make … Continue reading Song of the Week
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.
And what a cracking gig it was too!!! I can't actually remember how many of us sang, but it was around 80. Huge thanks to everyone who turned up to sing and for those unable to sing, for coming along to watch and support us. If I had to sum up this gig in one … Continue reading Last gig of the year….. The Test Match pub West Bridgford Monday 17th December.