Singing - Vocal Technique

Singing - Vocal Technique

Singing – Vocal Technique – Sydney Course

Online learning option now available
Join our online classes with livestream video classes 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 North 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

Online learning for this course is at scheduled class times and sessions. It could include:

  • Livestream video classes online;
  • Interaction with your tutor and other students during livestream video sessions;
  • Group exercises, group discussion, reading dialogue, written exercises, and games to practice new learned skills in an enjoyable way.

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 North 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.

  • Jacqui said: The improvement in my singing and gaining confidence to be able to sing in front of the class

  • 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.