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Harmony Singing

Class Name:

Harmony Singing

This is a four-session workshop for anyone who wants to sing harmony. World around, people join together when they join their voices. We will focus primarily on a capella singing (without instruments) and listening, primarily without sheet music.

Instructor:

Ann Zimmerman

Schedule:

4 Day Workshop for ages 10 to adult- June 13, 15, 20 and 22 from 7:00 to 7:50

Class Size:

Minimum 4, Maximum 40

Age Range:

10 to adult

Materials Required:

Ability to sing a tune reasonably on pitch. Great musicality or vocal quality is NOT required. No one is required to sing a solo. Can you sing a song you've heard on the radio, at school, or in church? You have the skills you need to start. Can you already sing harmony? You are most welcome in this class too!

Basic sight reading skills are helpful, but not necessary.

Course Objectives

*Singing a musical line while other parts are going on simultaneously

*Singing in rounds and canons

*Identifying intervals for harmony- thirds, fourths, fifths, sixths, etc.

*Blending with other voices

*Singing in different positions- sitting, standing, moving, facing in a circle

*Singing for an audience

*Dynamics (volume) in singing