Sight Singing Bootcamp

  • Course Date
    24th March - 19th May 2021
  • Course duration
    8 weeks
  • Course time
    Wednesdays, 18.00-19.30
  • Course venue
    Online
  • Course fee
    €295
  • Course Tutor(s)

Course Introduction

Join expert choral conductor and RIAM teacher Amy Ryan on this interactive, lively, and varied online course between March and May, which will use the Kodály concept to explore the following:

  • Understanding rhythm and metre
  • Pitching notes
  • Relative solfa
  • Tips and tricks to sight read with confidence

    Course Outline

    Learning Objectives

    • Demonstrate an understanding of simple metre
    • Perform simple rhythm patterns with confidence
    • Recognise and understand basic score markings (tempo, dynamics, articulation)
    • Sight-sing simple melodies from staff notation using relative solfa
    • Recognise fixed pitches in the treble clef

    When

    8 Wednesday evenings from 6:00-7:30pm

    24th March, 31st March, 14th April, 21st April, 28th April, 5th May, 12th May, 19th May

    Classes will be held online via Zoom.

    Entry Requirements

    Age:

    • 18+

    Tech:

    • A Laptop, tablet or phone with a camera
    • A Zoom account