Basic Conducting Technique is all about clear communication with your choir. From posture and hand position to expression, dynamics and pauses, you’ll learn the physical vocabulary of conducting that will enable you to give concise visual instructions to your choir and achieve the musical results you want.
Score Preparation takes you step by step through the process of selecting and preparing music for your choir.
Whether you’re singing madrigals or Motown, this course will help you assess whether a piece is suitable for your choir and plan how best to teach, practise and rehearse it.
This is the day to day work of choir leaders all over the world. Mastering the skills in this course will save you time and boost your choir's enjoyment.
Rehearsal Planning is a detailed walk-through that will show you exactly how to take your preparation into the rehearsal room, from crafting an entire season to creating an individual rehearsal plan. The better-prepared your rehearsals are, the more enjoyable they will be for you and your choir.
We introduce you to a reliable system that will help you to stay in control of your choir’s learning and ensure that repertoire is ready for performance on time.
Our Warm-ups & Exercises course gets to the heart of the skills that choir leaders use week in, week out. With lessons on vocal health, team-building and musical improvement, this course will help you to build development into every choir rehearsal.
Welcome to Rehearsal Technique. In this course, we look in depth at the skills you need to rehearse your choir, week in, week out. This course will put you in the driving seat of your choir rehearsals, giving you clear strategies for staying on track, handling questions, rehearsing vocal skills and developing your choir's musicianship.
Welcome to Performance Technique. In this course, we look the skills that you and your choir need to create fantastic performances: assessing performances spaces, planning formations, how to behave on stage, receiving applause and handling mistakes and problems.