SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 23, 2019 — The Peninsulaires Chorus, Silicon Valley's Barbershop Chorus SM, announces its annual six-week Free Voice Lessons for the "non-singer" in everyone.
On May 23, 2019, the Peninsulaires Chorus will open their doors to the 8th annual six-week series of Free Voice Lessons for men, women, and children (accompanied by an adult). This free workshop runs six weeks from May through June, ending with an "Open House". The Peninsulaires' Director Dr. Sean Abel leads sessions ranging from the fundamentals of breath control to the fundamentals of range expansion, and more. The Free Voice Lessons will help any singer, from the karaoke master to the bathtub baritone. Many successful graduates of the Free Voice Lessons are now performing members of the Peninsulaires Chorus.
Week 1 (May 23, 2018) – Fundamentals of Breath Control and Posture, Resonance and Use of the Soft Palate – I
Week 2 (May 30, 2018) – Fundamentals of Resonance and Use of the Soft Palate – II
Week 3 (June 6, 2018) – Fundamentals of Vowels and Diphthongs
Week 4 (June 13, 2018) – Fundamentals of Dynamics and Range Expansion
Week 5 (June 20, 2018) – Fundamentals of the Barbershop Style
Week 6 (June 27, 2018) – Graduation ceremony and Open House with the Peninsulaires.
Free Registration at the door will be accepted each week.
Six Thursdays 7:30-9:30 PM, May 23 through Jun 27
(Open House / Recital Jun 27 7:30-10:30 PM)
375 N Pastoria Avenue (Elks Lodge Sunnyvale)
Note: This year free registration will be available "at the door" every evening of the clinic.
2018 Singer's Voice Clinic Feedback:
“What a treat to be taught by such knowledgable instructors and to sing with such talented vocalists!” - Nina
“Great clinic. So much great information for newbies and pros alike.” - Sherry
“What a fantastic course, makes singing accessible for everyone!” - Tanika
“Preserve your voice, take this vocal clinic instruction!” - Jacob
“Love the class! Very informative and fun.” - Anonymous
“Great instructors! Learned a lot.” - JoAnne
“Incredibly knowledgable and insightful teachers.” - Todd
“Loved learning about singing technique” - Hemil
“The vocal clinic has helped me find my natural range, how to control and support my voice. it has helped me become a better singer. Thank you!” - Wendy
“This is my first organized singing training. Teachers are great! I learned a lot of lessons that benefit me in the future when I do more singing.” - Yanna
“Excellent clinic! Fun and informative. Recommend it highly!” - Sanjay