Singing - Vocal Technique

Singing - Vocal Technique

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Singing - Vocal Technique - Sydney Course

We offer training in face to face and/or online learning formats.

  • Please see scheduled class for delivery format.
  • Online classes delivered via livestream video over Zoom.

If you have always enjoyed singing, you can now learn more in a supportive and fun environment.

This Singing - Vocal Technique course will help you explore the fundamental skills of singing. In the first half of the course, you will learn about vocal health, anatomy, proper breathing and diaphragm techniques, vocal placement, how to create an even tone and to practice learning a variety of music. The second half of the course will look at how to make better use of your breath, mixing registers and the concept of support.

This course is suitable for the complete beginner. Students with prior singing experience or returning students are also welcome as we will look at improving chest registers, singing in harmonies, exploring songs requiring a greater vocal range and performance techniques as well as working out how to deal with performance anxiety.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across northern and western Sydney. We have campuses in Blacktown, Carlingford, Chatswood, Mt Druitt, Richmond and Ryde. Enrol today or enquire now!

Course Outline

In this course you will learn:

  • Vocal health
  • Breathing for singing
  • Vocal anatomy
  • Vocal registers
  • Variety of singing styles – Music theatre, popular songs, 20’s - 40’s songs, folk songs, classical music (if class desires) etc.
  • Music theory and how to learn music

Course Outcome

  • At the end of the course, you will have an understanding of the process of singing, the different skills that are required and will have worked on your individual sound in a variety of styles.

What to Bring

  • No textbook required. Comprehensive course notes provided.

Prerequisite: Desirable

  • This level is for the complete beginner and assumes no prior knowledge of music or singing. Students with some ability are very welcome to attend.

Important Information

Please note: You will need access to the internet and a smartphone, tablet, computer or laptop in order to participate in the livestream video classes.

Delivery Mode

  • We offer training in face to face and/or online learning formats.
  • To check the delivery mode of the course you are interested in please view the class timetable.

Classroom based: experienced and engaging trainers will take you through the course material face to face.

Classroom based learning for this course includes:

  • Scheduled class times and sessions
  • Interaction with your trainer and other students

Please note: Government COVID-19 regulations and recommendations, including appropriate social distancing measures, hand washing and other hygiene protocols will be in place at all times and may result in course delivery changes.

Remote learning: experienced and engaging trainers will take you through the course material via interactive livestream video classes online.

Remote learning for this course includes:

  • Scheduled class times and sessions
  • Livestream video classes online
  • Interaction with your trainer and other students during livestream video sessions

Please note: You will need access to the internet and a smartphone, tablet, computer or laptop in order to participate in the livestream video classes.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across northern and western Sydney. We have campuses in Blacktown, Carlingford, Chatswood, Mt Druitt, Richmond and Ryde. Enrol today or enquire now!

Course testimonials:

  • Vanessa said: Menila is an exceptional teacher. She is well organised, patient, knowledgeable and uses humour and encouragement very well to bring out the best in us.

  • Rhonda said: Great course and an exceptional tutor. Truly enjoyed the whole experience. Booking myself in for a second course with same tutor.

  • Jill said: Menila was such a wonderful teacher. I enjoyed this class a great deal. It was a real highlight during the corona crisis. Thank you.