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What will be taught on this singing taster?


The class is a fun introduction to singing courses at City Academy. Class content will include:

  • Practising a series of varied vocal warm ups and technique exercises.
  • Learning about body awareness through focus on posture and alignment.
  • Introducing how to develop a secure breathing technique
  • Group singing and developing good listening and blending skills
  • Applying these techniques to a simple song in the class.
  • training
    Music All genres
  • training
    Type Group
  • level
    Level 1
  • training
    Equipment What to bring: pen, notebook, water

Entry requirements and level of this taster?


This taster is suitable for complete beginners and those who possess a passion and curiosity to learn more about their voice.

Students will learn about vocal technique, breathing, posture and application of this technique across a broad repertoire.

The ability to hear notes and sing them back as well as good spoken and written english is required.

How will I be taught?


All tasters are taught within groups.  The taster will begin with a thorough vocal warm up before going on to discover key vocal techniques and approaches to develop your confidence and singing skills.

After I complete this taster, what are the next steps in my training?


Students may wish to join a Beginners or a Level 2 singing course.

Beginners courses provide an excellent foundation for absolute beginners, as well as for those who have had some basic vocal training but want to gain a more in-depth knowledge of singing technique.

Level 2 courses focus on solidifying technique, widening repertoire knowledge and developing tone, range and vocal style. Solo elements are also incorporated within level 2 where students are encouraged to sing solo within the ensemble songs.

 
 

Classes starting soon


Date 29 Oct - 29 Oct
Day Tue
Time 19:40-20:40
Duration 60 mins
Tutor Georgina Maughan
Venue St Marylebone School, W1
Price £15.00
Date 31 Oct - 31 Oct
Day Thu
Time 19:40-20:40
Duration 60 mins
Tutor Bethan Williams
Venue Umbrella Rooms, WC2
Price £15.00
Date 19 Nov - 19 Nov
Day Tue
Time 18:30-19:30
Duration 60 mins
Tutor Phillip Shades
Venue The Abbey Centre, Westminster
Price £15.00
Date 17 Dec - 17 Dec
Day Tue
Time 18:30-19:30
Duration 60 mins
Tutor Georgina Maughan
Venue St Marylebone School, W1
Price £9.7535% OFF

CLASSES STARTING SOON


Date
Day
Time
Duration
Tutor
Venue
Price
Booking
29 Oct - 29 Oct 
Tue 
19:40-20:40 
60 mins 
£15.00 
31 Oct - 31 Oct 
Thu 
19:40-20:40 
60 mins 
£15.00 
19 Nov - 19 Nov 
Tue 
18:30-19:30 
60 mins 
£15.00 
17 Dec - 17 Dec 
Tue 
18:30-19:30 
60 mins 
£9.7535% OFF 
Class Singing - Taster
Date 29 Oct
Day Tue
Time 19:40 - 20:40
Duration 60 mins
Tutor Georgina Maughan
Venue St Marylebone School, W1
Price £15.00
Class Singing - Taster
Date 31 Oct
Day Thu
Time 19:40 - 20:40
Duration 60 mins
Tutor Bethan Williams
Venue Umbrella Rooms, WC2
Price £15.00
Class Singing - Taster
Date 19 Nov
Day Tue
Time 18:30 - 19:30
Duration 60 mins
Tutor Phillip Shades
Venue The Abbey Centre, Westminster
Price £15.00
Class Singing - Taster
Date 17 Dec
Day Tue
Time 18:30 - 19:30
Duration 60 mins
Tutor Georgina Maughan
Venue St Marylebone School, W1
Price £9.75 35% OFF
Class Singing - Taster
Date 8 Jan
Day Wed
Time 18:30 - 19:30
Duration 60 mins
Tutor Georgina Maughan
Venue The Joint, Kings Cross
Price £15.00
Class Singing - Taster
Date 23 Jan
Day Thu
Time 18:35 - 19:35
Duration 60 mins
Tutor Elliot Clay
Venue The Actors Centre, Soho
Price £15.00
Class Singing - Taster
Date 28 Jan
Day Tue
Time 18:30 - 19:30
Duration 60 mins
Tutor Simon Gilkes
Venue The Abbey Centre, Westminster
Price £15.00
Class Singing - Taster
Date 18 Feb
Day Tue
Time 18:30 - 19:30
Duration 60 mins
Tutor Eleanor Wood
Venue The Actors Centre, Soho
Price £15.00
Date
Day
Time
Duration
Tutor
Venue
Price
Booking
29 Oct
Tue 
19:40 - 20:40 
60 mins 
£15.00
 
31 Oct
Thu 
19:40 - 20:40 
60 mins 
£15.00
 
19 Nov
Tue 
18:30 - 19:30 
60 mins 
£15.00
 
17 Dec
Tue 
18:30 - 19:30 
60 mins 
£9.75
35% OFF
 

8 Jan
Wed 
18:30 - 19:30 
60 mins 
£15.00
 
23 Jan
Thu 
18:35 - 19:35 
60 mins 
£15.00
 
28 Jan
Tue 
18:30 - 19:30 
60 mins 
£15.00
 
18 Feb
Tue 
18:30 - 19:30 
60 mins 
£15.00
 
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PAYMENT OPTIONS
ONLINE & PHONE PAYMENTS

Online – To book your selected class/course online, just click Book Now next to your chosen class/course.
Phone – We would be happy to take your booking over the phone, just call us on 020 7042 8833.

CASH & CHEQUE PAYMENTS

Cash - You are welcome to pay cash, just come and see us at our office: City Academy, 38 Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R 4RN
Cheque - You can also pay by cheque by filling out this form (click here) and posting it to the address above.

CANCELLATIONS POLICY

We offer a full refund or full credit if you cancel at least 72 hours before the start of your booking.
We cannot offer any refund if you cancel less than 72 hours before the start of your booking, or if you do not attend.
(For more information please see our terms and conditions)

10% DISCOUNT AVAILABLE

If you book 2 or more different classes/courses at a time we can offer you a 10% discount. If you wish to take advantage of this offer please enter 2ORMORE in the promotional code box when booking online, or quote the code when booking over the phone. Please note that this offer cannot be applied when you are booking two or more of the same class/course.

Singing - Taster venues


Singing - Taster tutors


All City Academy tutors are experienced professionals from theatre, film/TV and performance industries. So whilst they're training you they may also be rehearsing for a West End show or working on a movie. We like that and we do believe it makes a difference in class.

  • Bethan Williams

    Subjects taught by Bethan:Opera Singing Bethan studied at the University of York, graduating with a BA in Music. She is a professional sing...

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  • Eleanor Wood

    Subjects taught by Eleanor:Beginners SingingMixed RepertoireOpera Singing Eleanor studied Classical Voice and Musicology at Sydney Conserva...

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  • Elliot Clay

    Subjects taught by Elliot:Beginners SingingMusical Theatre SingingMixed RepertoireElliot trained in Musical Theatre at the prestigious Moun...

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  • Georgina Maughan

    Subjects taught by Georgina:Beginners SingingSinging - Level 2 Georgina trained in Music at Oxford Brookes University. She then went on to ...

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  • Phillip Shades

    Subjects taught by Phillip:Beginners SingingSinging Foundation Phillip is a performer, vocal coach and singing teacher with twenty years’...

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  • Simon Gilkes

    Simon gained his Master of Performance (Vocal Performance) from the Royal College of Music in 2013. He has a wealth of teaching experience a...

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