May 8, 2011, 10:35 AM
Singing workshop with POLINA SKOVORODA-SHEPHERD
RUSSIAN AND JEWISH SONG with Get Vocal Chichester
14 May · 10:00 16:00
North Mundham Village Hall
School Lane, N.Mundham,
Chichester, United Kingdom
Polina teaches Hassidic Nigunim -age old Jewish songs without words and East European Jewish songs in Yiddish.
Her Russian song repertoire covers ritual calendar songs for pagan holidays, exorcism and sibylline song, circle dances, wedding songs, weeping songs - all with correct attention to history and style. Polina is an experienced choir leader both here formerly in the Soviet Union. She was born in Siberia and grew up in Tatarstan, now based in Brighton.
Come along and let yourself go for the day, whether you sing in a choir or not!
To see and hear Polina in action have a look at her website:
http://www.polinashepherd.co.uk/choirs/ particularly the upbeat reviews from her choir members!
No knowledge of languages or
singing experience necessary
Drinks will be provided. Please bring something for a shared pot luck lunch.
A CD with audiofiles, texts, translations and sheet music of the workshop songs will be available.
Cost -£15, to book please email or phone email@example.com 601183
c.net 01243 601183
Village Hall is just behind North Mundham School on B2166 between Runcton and Hunston, South of the A27 Chichester Bypass and has its own car park
Russian folk and classics, klezmer and Yiddish