Workshops


Saturday 30th September 2017, Workshop with Val Regan

10.30am to 4pm in the Ballroom, Stamford Arts Centre
£16 (£14) from www.stamfordartscentre.com or Tel. 01780 763203

Val Regan

This is an all-day harmony singing workshop open to all. Uplifting songs sung in harmony with no sheet music, no judgement and no pressure. Just for fun. Val has worked as a community musician since 1993.

She leads choirs and singing workshops around the UK and Europe, plus a host of music making, composition and theatre projects.

She is also an instrumentalist and arranger whose work includes two Sony award-winning productions for BBC Radio 4.

She writes songs for community choirs, is published by Oxford University Press and firmly believes there is no such thing as a wrong note.

Suitable for 16 years plus.


Previous workshops:

Thursday 13th July 2017

Woven Chords Open Evening and Workshop with Emmanuel Omuederiaye

Workshop

Sunday 26th February, Sunday 26th March, Sunday 30th April, Sunday 28th May 2017

Abi Moore is holding Singing Workshops on the following Sundays between 1pm and 4 pm. The cost per session is £12 (or £40 for all 4) and they will be held at Barrowby, near Grantham:

Sunday 26th February
Sunday 26th March (this workshop will have a Mothers' Day theme and if you bring your daughter or your mother with you, they can come on that day for half price (£6)
Sunday 30th April
Sunday 28th May



Saturday 12th March, 9th April, 14th May and 11th June 2016

Our musical director, Abi Moore, will be running one workshop each month in Barrowby, near Grantham - see details below.

Abi Workshop

The Saturday Rockshops!

Classic Rock Harmony Singing Workshops with Abi Moore

Feeling rebellious? Come and release some angst, feist and attitude by singing some of your favourite classic rock songs at these monthly singing workshops in Barrowby, near Grantham.

The songs will be arranged and led by singer/songwriter Abi Moore and the sessions will run for three hours with a break for refreshments. The sessions will be informal and fun, designed to give you a chance to sing in harmony with others in a friendly and wecloming environment.

We'll be learning songs by bands such as Queen, Pink Floyd, The Kinks, T-Rex, The Who, Joan Jett and plenty more.

The Rockshops will happen every second Saturday of the month.
• SATURDAY 12th MARCH, 10.45am - 1.45pm
• SATURDAY 9th APRIL, 10.45am - 1.45pm
• SATURDAY 14th MAY, 10.45am - 1.45pm
• SATURDAY 11th JUNE, 10.45am - 1.45pm
£12 per workshop or a discounted £32 for all three. You can come to as many or as few as you like as we will be doing different songs at each one.

Places are limited to 30 people per workshop. Open to all, of any ability, no need to audition or read music, we will work by ear! No experience necessary, just enthusiasm and attitude!

Barrowby Reading Room, Church Street, NG32 1BX



Saturday 7th March 2015

Singing day at Stamford Arts Centre with Bruce Knight

SING ACAPPELLA!

Sat 7th March 10.30am to 4pm, Stamford Arts Centre, 27 St Mary's Street, STAMFORD, PE9 2DL

Bruce will be sharing some of his very favourite harmony songs. “The day may include some African songs, a bit of gospel, perhaps a dash of pop, doowop and some world-folk – whatever I'm currently feeling passionate about!”

Be prepared to move your body and sing your heart out and join our singing community for the day!

You don't need to be able to read music – all of the songs are taught by ear. Just bring energy and enthusiasm! 16 years +

£16 (£14) Book via the website Stamford Arts Centre or phone them on 01780 763203

Sunday 15th June 2014 10am - 4pm, Stamford Arts Centre Ballroom

Ali Orbaum

Ali Orbaum

“Sing Your Socks Off”

Harmony Singing Workshop with Ali Orbaum

By popular demand this young, dynamic workshop leader returns to Stamford.

Last year Ali brought a great selection of songs including something from her much sought after Abba arrangements. Pop, jazz, folk, funk........Ali chooses fabulous music and arranges it to delight the ear of any harmony lover.

Miraculously, she gets a BIG bunch of people sounding great in a matter of minutes!

You don't need any previous experience or be able to read music to enjoy this workshop - all the songs are taught by ear.  An uplifting, fun day's singing open to all.

£15 (£13) Stamford Arts Centre box office: 01780 763203

Rowena Whitehead

Rowena Whitehead

Saturday 22nd February 2014

Singing from the Soles of your Feet

A singing workshop led by Rowena Whitehead 10am - 4pm

Come and spend a day singing vibrant a cappella songs, rich in harmonies and rhythm, from Rowena’s repertoire of music from different world traditions. All welcome, whatever your previous singing experience. Everything will be taught by ear - just bring your vocal cords and be amazed by the music we make together!.

Rowena Whitehead is a Cambridge based voice teacher and choir leader who has been leading singing workshops and choirs throughout the UK and internationally since 1991 and is well known for her engaging and creative approach to enabling people to connect in song.

Stamford Arts Centre £15 (£13) from the box office 01780 763203


Saturday 19th October 2013 - Jules Gibb

Jules Gibb

Saturday 4th May 2013 - Gitika Partington

Gitika

Saturday 29th September 2012 - Chris Samuel

Chris Samuel