Agewell Singers

Course information sheet

Fees: Standard £ 40 Conc £20 Full £50 * Enrol online for standard fee payers only

Day Time Weeks Centre Start End Code Enroll
Thursday 17:15 - 19:00 11 MAC 19/09/2019 05/12/2019 AW1950
Thursday 17:15 - 19:00 11 MAC 09/01/2020 26/03/2020 AW2950
Thursday 17:15 - 19:00 11 MAC 23/04/2020 09/07/2020 AW3555

What will the course cover?

We will learn vocal techniques and chants/rounds and songs from a variety of genres with an emphasis on learning by ear. You will not be pigeon-holed into a particular range but have the opportunity to explore different parts...Soprano, alto, tenor, bass...as you would like to.

Who is the course for?

Anyone with an interest in singing for fun and pleasure who may have been dissuaded from singing at school but would like an opportunity to find their voice.

What skills, knowledge or experience do I need to start this course?

No prior experience is necessary

What should I be able to do by the end of the course?

Feel more confident with your singing voice and ability to listen and learn by ear. Work as part of a group. Understand some musical theory as required.

How is the course organised?

3 X 11-week terms. There will be a different focus for each term which may lead to a small internal performance. The tutor will email MP3/WAV files for the songs and parts as required. Song lyrics and parts will be provided

What extra study or practice is expected outside of the class?

Practising parts for songs is recommended

How will my progress be assessed?

Through observation by the tutor, individual feedback, self assessment and the setting of class and individual targets

What can I expect to go on to after this course?

continue throughout the year. Potential to join a more formal choir

Are there any other costs and what do I need to bring?

There are no other costs. You could bring a digital recorder to record the songs which may help with practice in between sessions.

What support is available?

Ask at recption if you have any particular needs or requests.