Voices of Spirit 2022

Workshop for children and youth choirs

Workshop for children and youth choirs with Paul Smith (GB)

May 26 – 28, 2022

Instructor: Paul Smith (GB)

Three days of fun and lots of cool music. That’s what you can expect at the workshop with Paul Smith. Using the VOCES8 method he developed, he will work with the children on a varied program of pieces ranging from early music to African tunes and pop songs. The focus is on sound work in the tradition of English choral music and rhythmic work using body percussion. After the exciting and intensive rehearsals, the result will be presented together with VOCES8 in the Minoritensaal, one of the most beautiful concert halls in Graz.

Workshop mit Paul Smith

Program

Workshop for children’s choirs (upper voices)
Paul Smith works with the children on a varied program of pieces ranging from early music to African tunes and pop songs using the VOCES8 method he developed. Emphasis is placed on sound work in the tradition of English choral music and rhythmic work using body percussion. After the exciting and intensive rehearsals, the result will be presented together with VOCES8 in the Minoritensaal, one of the most beautiful concert halls in our city.

Registration

Send your registration indicating
– name of the choir
– expected number of participants
– name and contact details of a contact person

by form:
https://form.jotform.com/220622556017348

Instructor

Paul Smith is an innovative and creative artist, conductor, composer, inspirational educator and motivational speaker. He is co-founder of the renowned vocal ensemble VOCES8, inventor of the VOCES8 Method, and CEO of the VOCES8 Foundation for Vocal Music. A native of the UK, he has over a decade of experience, concerts, festivals, universities and schools around the world.

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