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You Can Sing! Vocal Performance Workshop 2017

Women in Jazz Association, Inc

Monday, March 13, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

You Can Sing! Vocal Performance Workshop 2017

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You Can Sing! Vocal Performance Workshop
Vocal Performance Workshop Learn to sing and perform with a band Have fun with Karaoke singing Drop off begins at 12:00 pm Pick up by 4:00 pm
Mar 12, 2017 $35.00 $0.00
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You Can Sing! Vocal Performance Workshop

 Presented by Women in Jazz Association, Inc.

(for ages 7 to 18)
March 13, 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center

1165 Angelina Street, Austin, TX

Agenda

8:00 - 9:00 Student Drop Off, Registration and Check-in

 

Instructors:  Pamela Hart and Candace DeClue

9:00 am  What is Singing? It's More Than the Voice

Participants will sing with a band - Piano, Bass and Drums

Discussion about the body, not just the voice, as a rhythm instrument, the form of a song (bar, bridge, tag, improvised ending), different rhythms, melody, and delivery. Demonstrations by Pamela Hart.  Lots of singing by participants.
 

Know the Code - Communicating with Musicians 

While you perform, you will need to communicate with musicians without talking.  We will show you how! Some demonstrations by Pamela Hart and participants

10:00pm Song Structure, Key, Music Styles, Stage Presence, Coloring the Song, Posture – “What to Do with Your Hands”

Objective – By the end of this session, singers will understand the parts of the songs, music rhythms and styles, how to have better stage presence, and how to use different vocal qualities, audience rapport, and posture for better stage presence. They will also get tips on overcoming stage freight.

 

11:15 pm        Lunch (provided)

 

12:30pm        Phrasing, rhythm, vocal interpretation


Demonstration of singing on top of, in front or behind rhythm to enhance vocal interpretation of song by selecting various standards and giving students the opportunity to practice singing within the music as a lead instrument.  Participants perform group singing.

 

1:00 Coaching with participants as they sing -- with Karaoke

                       

Elements reviewed and demonstrated

 

3:00pm Participant Show Off Performance - They love to sing!

 

4:00pm   Student Pickup

 

 Questions or special needs:  Call 512-258-6947 

Have questions about You Can Sing! Vocal Performance Workshop 2017? Contact Women in Jazz Association, Inc

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George Washington Carver Cultural Center
Classroom/Boyd Vance Theater
1165 Angelina Street
Austin, TX 78701

Monday, March 13, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM


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Women in Jazz Association, Inc

Non-profit, tax-exempt organization that raise funds by producing concerts and workshops. The purpose of Women in Jazz Association is to perpetuate the appreciation and performance of traditional jazz vocal and instrumental music. As vocal jazz is a declining art form, this purpose is charitable -- the protection and preservation of a valuable art form called jazz; that is, vocal jazz. It is through concerts, educational workshops, and performance opportunities of singers that provide the means to the end -- perpetuate vocal jazz music.

Contact:  512-258-6947

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