Voice Videos

Beginners

Vocal Warmup with Catherine  Surrey Youth Training Choir conductor Catherine McKay-Upcott leads a short vocal warm-up for SYTC which is suitable for all young singers.

Singing Playgrounds Online Here’s musical postcard to welcome Surrey schools to the Singing Playgrounds Online programme.  Click here to find out more and to apply for a 1-year subscription for £50!

Ping Pong Ball Song  Surrey Youth Choir conductor Cole Bendall leads an active warm-up song.

Bananas of the World Unite! Surrey Youth Choir conductor Cole Bendall with another active warm-up song.

My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean  Surrey Arts singing teacher Cerys Reading teaches actions, words and music to “My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean”. Can you do all three?

Alive, Awake, Alert!  Surrey Arts tutor Ambie DeSoutter teaches a fun song with actions to wake you up!

Vocal Warmup with Ruth  Surrey Arts singing teacher Ruth Munro leads some exercises to get children’s voices warmed up and ready for singing.

Singing with Caroline – Part 1  Fun warm-ups and songs with Surrey Arts SEND tutor Caroline Pearce. Suitable for children aged 5-7 too!

Singing with Caroline – Part 2  More warm-ups and songs with Surrey Arts SEND tutor Caroline Pearce. Suitable for children aged 5-7 too!

Singing with Caroline – Part 3  More warm-ups and songs with Surrey Arts SEND tutor Caroline Pearce. Suitable for children aged 5-7 too!

Singing with Caroline – Part 4  More warm-ups and songs with Surrey Arts SEND tutor Caroline Pearce. Suitable for children aged 5-7 too!

Relaxing Vocal Warm-up with Lesley Surrey Arts singing teacher Lesley Gladigau leads a physical and vocal warm-up that will help you to relax and release tension while getting your voice ready to sing or speak. Ideal also for a vocal refresh during a long day!

Introduction to the Surrey Youth Training Choir  Surrey Youth Training Choir conductor Catherine McKay-Upcott gives a brief introduction to the choir and what it’s like to be a member.


Improvers and Advanced

Practicing Tips for Singers  Surrey Youth Choir conductor Cole Bendall gives more advanced singers some ideas for effective practice.

BBC Learn to Sing   Step by step videos, exercise, warm-ups and tips from professional singers and vocal coaches.

ABRSM Singing for Musical Theatre

National Youth Choir and National Youth Training Choir    Audition preparation Open Events taking place online in late August and online auditions taking place in September.


Vocal Health and Wellbeing

Why do stars like Adele keep losing their voice?  The reasons for vocal health and safe singing for developing young voices explained!

ENO Breathe. This is an online weekly resource from English National Opera in association with Imperial College Healthcare which focuses on breathing re-training through singing. Developed specifically for people recovering from COVID-19, who are still suffering from breathlessness and associated anxiety.