Singing Workshops

Over two weeks in August we have provided singing opportunities across a range of different styles of music for singers of all ages.

Have a go at one of our online workshops sessions in pop, jazz standards, music theatre, opera and more; have a refresher singing lesson online, get some help in prepping for your ABRSM exams or try out a one-to-one free taster session.

All delivered by Surrey Arts expert vocal tutors. Find your voice!

Find out more about our vocal tutors

Week 1: 3 – 7 August


Singing Games and Silly Songs with Caroline

Come and join in this fun workshop with singing games and silly songs!

Find out more about Caroline

  • Thursday 6 August
  • 10.00 – 11.00
  • Level or age: 8 – 12 year olds
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: £10
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 6

Register and pay


Taster Sessions for Voice with Lesley

Suitable for new singers who want to get an idea of what singing lessons are like, or for more experienced singers who’d like to dust off their vocal chords for a singing “MOT”.

Find out more about Lesley

  • Thursday 6 August
  • 10.30 – 11.30
  • Level or age: 8 – 12 year olds
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 4 x 15 minute one2one slots

Register for free


My Fair Lady Workshop
Session Postponed. Opportunities will be available again in the near future


Taster Sessions for Voice with Ruth

Suitable for new singers who want to get an idea of what singing lessons are like, or for more experienced singers who’d like to dust off their vocal chords for a singing “MOT”.

Find out more about Ruth

  • Friday 7 August
  • 15.00 – 16.00
  • Level or age: 8 – 12 year olds
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 4 x 15 minute one2one slots

Register for free


Week 2: 24 – 28 August

ABRSM Music Theatre Syllabus with Ruth

Do you love music theatre and want to progress through your singing grades? In this session Surrey Arts singing teacher Ruth Munro will introduce the new ABRSM Music Theatre syllabus. Get some ideas of what will be right for you!

Find out more about Ruth

  • Monday 24 August
  • 11.00 – 12.00
  • Level or age: 11 – 18 year old
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: £10
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 6

Register and pay


Refresher Clinic/taster session for Voice with Ruth

Suitable for new singers who want to get an idea of what singing lessons are like, or for more experienced singers who’d like to dust off their vocal chords for a singing “MOT”.

Find out more about Ruth

  • Monday 24 August
  • 15.00 – 16.00
  • Level or age: 12 year olds – Adult
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 4 x 15 minute one2one slots

Register and pay


Introduction to Jazz Standards with Rebecca

An introduction to the world of jazz singing and vocal improvisation with singer Rebecca Askew. The session will explore the rhythmic, melodic and harmonic possibilities of two classic songs, Bye Bye Blackbird and In a Mellow Tone.

Find out more about Rebecca

  • Tuesday 25 August
  • 11.00 – 12.00
  • Level or age: 11 – 18 year olds
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: £10
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 6

Register and pay


Refresher Clinic/taster session for Voice with Cerys

Suitable for new singers who want to get an idea of what singing lessons are like, or for more experienced singers who’d like to dust off their vocal chords for a singing “MOT”.

Find out more about Cerys

  • Tuesday 25 August
  • 15.00 – 16.00
  • Level or age: 12 year olds – Adult
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 4 x 15 minute one2one slots

Register and pay


Refresher Clinic/taster session for Voice with Cole

Suitable for new singers who want to get an idea of what singing lessons are like, or for more experienced singers who’d like to dust off their vocal chords for a singing “MOT”.

Find out more about Cole

  • Wednesday 26 August
  • 11.00 – 12.00
  • Level or age: 12 year olds – Adult
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 4 x 15 minute one2one slots

Register and pay


Introduction to Opera with Cole

Ever wondered about the world of opera? Learn about the history of opera, how different vocal parts work, and learn some simple works from staged works by Purcell, Bizet and Bernstein. Ideal for singers with a little experience looking to try something different!

Find out more about Cole

  • Wednesday 26 August
  • 14.00 – 15.30
  • Level or age: 11-18 year olds
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: £15
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 6

Register and pay


Refreshers Clinics/taster session for Voice with Lesley

Suitable for new singers who want to get an idea of what singing lessons are like, or for more experienced singers who’d like to dust off their vocal chords for a singing “MOT”.

Find out more about Lesley

  • Thursday 27 August
  • 10.30 – 11.30
  • Level or age: 12 year olds – Adult
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 4 x 15 minute one2one slots

Register and pay


Preparing video submissions for singing exams and the ABRSM’s brand new Performance Grades

Led by Ruth Munro

This Autumn ABRSM launch their new Performance Grades focusing on your skills as a performer and is achievable by video submission. This session with Surrey Arts singing teacher Ruth Munro will cover what you have to do, repertoire choices for your programme, and tips for recording your video.

Students are welcome to bring a piece to sing, but are not required to.

Find out more about Ruth

  • Thursday 27 August
  • 11.00 – 12.00
  • Level or age: 11 – 18 year olds
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: £10
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 6

Register and pay


Cartoon Singalong with Catherine

Find out more about Catherine

Come and sing some popular songs from the world of animation and cartoons! Will you recognise some of your favourites?

  • Thursday 27 August
  • 13.00 – 14.00
  • Level or age: 8 – 12 year olds
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: £10
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 6

Register and pay


Surrey Arts Singalong with Cole

Join us for this informal singalong of favourite songs!

Find out more about Cole

  • Friday 28 August
  • 13.00 – 14.00
  • Level or age: All are welcome
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: Free
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 18

Register for free


Refresher Clinic/taster session for Voice with Cole

Suitable for new singers who want to get an idea of what singing lessons are like, or for more experienced singers who’d like to dust off their vocal chords for a singing “MOT”.

Find out more about Cole

  • Friday 28 August
  • 15.00 – 16.00
  • Level or age: 12 year olds – Adult
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 4 x 15 minute one2one slots

Register and pay


 

Earlier Summer Workshops

The workshops listed below have already finished for Summer 2020, but don’t worry — we’ll run them again in the future!

Pop Song Singalong with Cerys

Come along and sing some of your favourite pop songs with Surrey Arts tutor Cerys Reading!

Find out more about Cerys

  • Monday 3 August
  • 11.00 – 12.00
  • Level or age: KS2 & 3
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: £10
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 6

 


Taster Sessions for Voice with Cerys

Suitable for new singers who want to get an idea of what singing lessons are like, or for more experienced singers who’d like to dust off their vocal chords for a singing “MOT”.

Find out more about Cerys

  • Monday 3 August
  • 15.00 – 16.00
  • Level or age: 8 – 12 year olds
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 4 x 15 minute one2one slots

 


Music Theatre Introduction with Cole

An introduction to all things musical theatre! Learn about what makes a piece of musical theatre work from music to staging and movement, and enjoy learning classics from Joseph and His Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, The Greatest Showman, The Wizard of Oz and more!

Find out more about Cole

  • Tuesday 4 August
  • 13.00 – 14.30
  • Level or age: 11 – 16 year olds
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: £15
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 6



Taster Sessions for Voice with Cerys

Suitable for new singers who want to get an idea of what singing lessons are like, or for more experienced singers who’d like to dust off their vocal chords for a singing “MOT”.

Find out more about Cerys

  • Wednesday 5 August
  • 11.00 – 12.00
  • Level or age: 8 – 12 year olds
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 4 x 15 minute one2one slots