Course Detail: VOCL104 - Music Academy: Vocals (Middle & High School)
Whether you are a virtuoso or a novice trying to find your singing voice, this vocals course offers an opportunity to have a fun and rewarding musical experience that will expand your horizons.
Students will receive group voice work, master repertoire class with students of similar experience and skill, individual instruction and coaching, and music theory and sight reading lessons.
Voice instruction will emphasize correct posture and breath, healthy tone production, diction and articulation, expressive interpretation of folk songs, art songs and musical theatre songs, stage presence, poise and personal motivation. Students receive their tutelage from UMBC music faculty member Janice Jackson, Director of the Jubilee Singers, and UMBC Choir. Singers of all proficiency levels are invited to join us for this fun weeklong summer experience dedicated to their musical enrichment and growth.
Classes will be held at UMBC's state of the art music facilities and will be taught by UMBC music faculty. All students will have the opportunity to participate in a performance at the end of the week that will be free and open to family and friends.
LUNCH: Students staying for full day or for both morning and afternoon sessions can bring or buy their lunch. All students will eat lunch on Campus in The Commons, a small food court.
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