An introduction to the basics of singing, recommended for intermediate level singers. The course will build vocal strength and stamina and will include lessons in body awareness, stage movement, breathing skills, posture, and different styles of singing.
Colburn Community Chorale
Improve your vocal technique through sophisticated classical repertoire in this large choral ensemble. Singers will have the opportunity to perform in some of the finest choral venues in Los Angeles.
Comprised of musicians proficient on their instruments, this ensemble explores various styles of jazz repertoire and discusses jazz and improvisational theory. All instruments, including strings, are welcome.
Choral Singing Level I
This course provides participants with an introduction to choral ensemble work for those who have little to no experience singing with others. Emphasis will be placed on healthy vocal technique, reading music, and singing in harmony with others.
Great Vocalists and Their Extraordinary Legacy
This distinctive, two-part edutainment survey course encompasses a virtual smorgasbord of outstanding creativity: the timeless classics of icons Joni Mitchell and Stevie Wonder; the haunting work of contemporary rhythm and blues stylist Bettye LaVette; Brasilian diva supreme Gal Costa; and the highly influential composer-performer Carole King.