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Singing in Harmony

Course Title:

Singing in Harmony

Course Number:

CGKR I30093

Venue:

Rycote Centre

Learning Area:

Arts

Level:

Level 1 (Mixed)

Tutor(s):

Lester Simpson

Start Date:

29 November 2017

End Date:

14 March 2018

Session Time(s):

Wednesday between 13:00 and 15:00

Total Sessions:

10

Total Hours:

20

Class Size:

Between 8 and 14 learners.

:

NOTE: This course has already finished.

Course Information

Singing

Total Guided Learning Hours: 20 Hours

What will I be learning?

Just like Gareth Malone and the choirs on the television, you’ll be learning to sing in harmony.  No musical knowledge is presumed, no previous experience if required. Songs from a variety of backgrounds and styles, learning in a supportive group situation to help those who are less confident.

Does the course lead to a qualification?

This is a none qualification course.

Who is the course for?

The course is for anyone who wishes to sing.

Please note: Reading skills are essential to anyone who is attending this course.

What do I need to bring?

Just bring yourself and your enthusiasm.

Are there any additional costs?

No extra costs.

How will I know how I am progressing during the course?

Songs are recorded to show the development of the arrangement and the improvement in the vocal ability of the group. Printed copies of songs are provided to build your own song collection.

How is this course supported by DerbyLearn?

DerbyLearn is a learning platform that supports and complements most classes.  To find out more, please go to www.derbylearn.net and sign up, it’s free and well worth a look!

After the course, what next?

We have lots of courses planned to ensure you have a variety of progression routes.  If you are interested in another course, please ask for more information or telephone our helpline on Derby (01332) 717900 or enquiries@derbyals.org.

On completion of this course, you could progress to:

DALS:

  • Other adult learning courses

Health and Wellbeing

The slogan you see on our brochures and leaflets is:
meet enjoy learn achieve
This is because we believe that taking part in adult and community learning can open the door to new friendships, give you something enjoyable and worthwhile to do with your time, enable you to learn something new and give you a sense of achievement. That's got to make you feel good!

Volunteering opportunities

We have a number of rewarding volunteering opportunities both within DALS and with other organisations.  These can offer you a number of benefits, including the ability to enhance your employment prospects, and the ability to learn whilst supporting others.  If you are interested in finding out more about volunteering opportunities, please contact Pat Ward on 01332 642308 or email pat.ward@derbyals.org  You can also find information on volunteering opportunities on our noticeboards and website.

Venue Information

Rycote Centre

Address:

Parker Street, Derby, DE1 3HF

Parking:

Limited Car Parking

Disability Support:

Disabled Access to all floors/building
Disabled Toilets
Disabled Parking available
Loop System

Refreshments:

Limited Facilities
Cafe
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday - Ryecafe

Crèche:

Crèche Unavailable

Directions:

From the city centre head towards Kedleston Road along King Street and Garden Street. At the 'Five Lamps' traffic lights on Garden Street you will see a sign for the Rycote Centre, turn left down Parker Street then turn right and the Centre is on the right hand side, parking is on the street and the main entrance is through the Social Service's car park. The Centre can also be accessed from Kedleston Road - opposite the Polish Club - but there is no parking at this entrance other than on Kedleston Road 01332 717930 or 717924

Bus Routes:

Allestree Bus, Trent Barton, and No. 6, Notts and Derby University bus during University term time.

Enrolment Information

Enrol Now

You can enrol onto this course now using our online secure website. Enrol Now

In Person

If you would like more information about this course or wish to enrol, please contact via:

Enrolment Centre:

Rycote Centre

Opening Times:

Address:

Parker Street, Derby, DE1 3HF   Find Us

Telephone No:

01332 717930

Email:

enquiries@derbyals.org

By Email

Send your enrolment enquiry to enquiries@derbyals.org.

By Phone

To pay by credit/debit card or for more information about this course, please contact us on 01332 717900.

Fees

Category A Fee:

£96.00

Category B Fee:

£48.00

Category C Fee:

£86.40

You can also see more information on Fees & Reductions.

Note: Please bring evidence of eligibility for fee reduction to the first class.


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