Janet has considerable experience preparing young singers for school and grade examinations festivals, auditions and for entry to universities, music and dama conservatoires. A typical lesson for a young singer would normally be 30 minutes long and the lessons content could include technique, musicianship,music theory and repertoire drawn from a variety of sources including classical, musical theatre, contemporary and folk.
Lessons are normally given in a series of ten based round the school terms. However, programmes of study are based on student needs and can be tailored to meet individual requirements. Students are normally twelve years or older but in exceptional circumstances younger students will be considered. Please contact Janet for further advice.
From time to time, Janet organises and runs workshops for groups of singers. Titles include the following
Preparing for singing exams
The Mature Singer
Workshops can be tailored to meet your requirements. If you would like to her organise a special event, please email or phone her to discuss your requirements.
It is never too late to learn to sing. As well as being an enjoyable hobby, recent research studies have demonstrated that singing has many health benefits for people leading stressful lives.
If you are a member of a choir or musical theatre group having individual lessons will increase your skill set and increase your opportunties to participate fully in your chosen activity. Lessons can be a short series or on an ongoing basis. It is also possible to organsise a series of lessons to prepare for an audition or performance. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your individual requirements.
Aspiring Professional Singers
If you are a talented singer, you may be considering singing as a career. Janet has considerable experience preparing students for auditions at Music conservatoires, universities and drama schools. She can advise on repertoire and audition preparation along with technical advice on vocal development.
The voice continues to change and develop as singers mature. Even if you have an established and secure technique it is always advisable to continue to have lessons to monitor the changes that every singer faces. Lessons and coaching sessions are available for established and up and coming artists on a one-off or continuing basis.