The course welcomes all vocalists who are interested in developing their jazz technique. The course will be taught by BBC award-winning vocalist Anita Wardell. She will be joined by Barry Green (piano), Flo Moore (bass) & Tristan Mailliot (drums).

Dates

The course takes place at the Warrington Hotel, in North West London, Saturday and Sunday 11th and 12th November, with a concert on the Saturday evening.

Study topics

There is a mixture of group work and individual coaching. Topics will include:

  • Technique and breathing.
  • Performance techniques.
  • Improvisation and scat singing.
  • Song preparation with piano, bass and drums.

Schedule

  • Saturday, 11am-5pm: Classes with lunch break.
  • Saturday evening 8pm : Concert by Anita Wardell quartet
  • Sunday, 11am -5.00pm: Classes with lunch break
  • Sunday 5.15-6.pm : Participant Concert

 

Course Fee

The Course Fee is £165.

Payment

A deposit of £80 is payable at the time of booking to secure your place. If you prefer you can pay the whole Fee.

The balance of the Course Fee must be received no later than 10 days prior to the course start date. Your booking may be cancelled and the Deposit retained if the balance is not received by this date.

Refund & Cancellation Policy

If you cancel up to 10 days prior to the Course start date then any Fees paid, less an administrative charge of £20 will be refunded. If you cancel within 10 days of the course start date, then no refund will be made. You can however nominate a person to take your place on the course.

Terms & Conditions

For the full Terms & Conditions including the Cancellation policy please read our Terms & Conditions.

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