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Oct 3, 2006, 9:52 AM

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The London Community Gospel Choir run Workshop Choir courses for all those of you who are keen to learn a bit more about GOSPEL music

The community workshop choir runs for three 8-week terms per year; for anyone who would like to learn to gospel singing. Through the course you will learn how to sing as a gospel choir, in unison and harmony, with accompaniment and a cappella. You will learn the foundations of vocal techniques, understand voice production, learn performance skills and choir choreography alongside a varied gospel repertoire! There is an end of term performance.

There are different classes depentant upon experience:

Beginners Class - No previous experience of choral singing needed; or you may have some experience of choral singing but want to learn gospel choral style. You will learn vocal techniques: breathing control and support, voice placement, tone and articulation, ear-tuning, harmonising and rhythm. No auditions necessary at this level. Course Fee 110

Intermediate Class - You may have some experience of Gospel choral singing and wish to extend your knowledge. You should demonstrate a good ability in vocal techniques: breathing control and support, voice placement, tone and articulation, ear-tuning, harmonising and rhythm. You will be challenged to extend your abilities to an advanced level. Auditions necessary at this level. Course Fee 130 Audition Fee 10


Advanced Class - You will have substantial experience of gospel choral singing. You should demonstrate: controlled breathing and support; good pitching; consistent vocal range; good use of resonance, tone, articulation and vocal agility; harmonic constructions. Participants ideally would have completed an Intermediate Class. You will learn close harmony work and lead singing. Auditions necessary at this level. Course Fee 150 Audition Fee 10



Gospel Solo Voice - You will be a professional singer or embarking on a professional /semi-professional singing career. You should demonstrate good skills in breathing control and support; good pitching; consistent vocal range; good use of resonance, tone, articulation and vocal agility; harmonic constructions. The course will include riffing & ad-libbing, choreography, performance skills and microphone techniques. Auditions necessary at this level Course Fee 200 Audition Fee 10

For more information and a list of other courses available please call British Gospel Arts on 0208 509 7222 or www.britishgospelarts.com
The London Community Gospel Choir
www.lcgc.org.uk
Tel: 0208 509 7288
Fax: 0208 509 7299

 
 


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