WE TEACH VOCALS, GUITAR AND BEGINNING
BASS & PIANO – ONLINE OR IN STUDIO
A SAMPLE OF SOME OF THE VOCAL COURSES OFFERED
If your just starting out as a singer you should look at my digital downloads page for really helpful training guidance and help in mp3 format.
I offer hourly rates and 30 min rates both in studio or online via skype. For kids I offer special rates.
Please refer to Appointments page or contact me directly.
FOR REALLY SERIOUS STUDENTS – I offer a discounted 6-week and a 12-week crash course.
This is a grueling discounted course that has many needs to be met and weekly sessions.
In order to qualify for you need to sign-up for one class either online or in studio for min of 30 min for evaluation.
see Appointments page.
Online Training Via Skype
– See Appointments page.
We Also Record Song Demo’s- State Of The Art Pro Tools System.
Catalogue songs or original song’s written by client .
A SIX-WEEK COURSE OVERVIEW
Below is an example for a beginner only.
Week 1 – • Basic overview of the voice • Understanding the diaphragm, larynx and vocal folds • Individual examination and consultation • Suggested study emphasis for each student • The importance of practice • The power in the speaking voice • The barriers in the singing voice • Choice of songs to learn • E-mail and phone support for six weeks.
Week 2 – • Diaphragmatic exercises • Breathing exercises • Diaphragmatic abdominal exercise’s • Note connection with the diaphragm • How and why to warm-up the voice • Review of songs of choice. • E-mail and phone support for six weeks.
Week 3 –
• Review of breathing exercises
• The hard & soft pallet
• The vocal colors & effects, nasal tones and throat
• The relevance between pitch and support • Connecting with the diaphragm • E-mail and phone support for six weeks.
Week 4 – • Connecting all the elements of the voice • Interactive demonstration of power singing • Vocal phrasing and timing • Brief overview of rhythm and time • Melody memory • Song practice • E-mail and phone support for six weeks
Week 5 –
• Intro to head voice and falsetto
• How high is the pallet/chest voice
• Your vocal range
• The vocal bridge and how to cross it
• Melody memory advanced
• Interactive singing to chosen lyrics
• Entire song performance
• E-mail and phone support for six weeks.
Week 6 – • Basic overview of the course • Recording of performance • Evaluation of performance, strengths & weaknesses • Vocal overdub’s • Harmony basics • Deciding the vocal style in the music • Finding the right key for your voice • E-mail and phone support for six weeks.