Jazz Singing Workshop 2
When and Where
- 21 Apr 2020 - 30 Jun 2020 (15 hours, 10 weeks)
- Days and times
- Tuesday 20:00 - 21:30
- Morley College London Waterloo Centre
- Full fee
- Concession fee
- Senior fee
- Senior Fee discount not applicable
- Germana La Sorsa
- Course code
What you will learn
This class is designed for those who already sing in the jazz style. You will be encouraged to further develop your jazz singing skills and explore a range of stylistic and vocal techniques guided by the tutor and with the support of a piano accompanist.
By the end of the course you will be able to
- sing a number of jazz standards
- sing and improvise with more confidence on straight eights tunes
- have a deeper understanding of scat strategies and techniques.
- Lead a performance effectively
Class format and activities
Vocal warm ups
Learning jazz language
Stylistic and improvising exercises
Listening and discussion
In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Completion of Jazz Singers Workshop 1 or something of a similar level
Music reading is an advantage
What you need to know before you enrol
There will be periods during the class when you will be encouarged to stand, stretch and move to aid singing. If you have any concerns about mobility please contact the tutor before the class so that alternatives may be suggested if required.
You will be expected to engage in some homework tasks in order to benefit fully from the tuition in class
What you will need for your class
Checking class online platform regularly to always be updated about the contents of the lessons and follow any instruction.
Occasionally you will need to print your charts and lyrics.
What you can do next
Morley College has a range of singing classes. You might like to consider joining one of our choirs such as Jazz Choir, Singing at Lunchtime or the Kenningtones which have a popular style of songs or try something more classically-based such as Morley Choral Society or Meridian Choir.