Voice & Singing Classes

Avanti: Advanced Circle Singing

Debby Boland Watt
Five Saturdays, January 6, February 3, March 3, April 7, May 5
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
5 weeks, $125

Dig deeper into spontaneous song, practiced listening, exercises and facilitation in this new advanced circle singing class at Dusty Strings. Build your knowledge and prior circle singing experience through melody and harmony work, soloing, call and response, hocketing, mirroring, vocal percussion and improvisation. Fearlessly lean towards a more intuitive singing practice in a safe, collaborative setting. Singers must have worked with Debby or other advanced teachers before signing up. Drop-ins welcome.

Bluegrass Singing & Harmony

Jason Stewart
Five Mondays, January 8, (skip 15), 22, 29, February 5, 12
7:45 PM - 8:45 PM
5 weeks, $125

Learn to sing the high, lonesome sounds of bluegrass songs and uncover the secrets to this iconic style of singing -- right from the start of the first class. All levels of singers are welcome, and you can expect to sing a lot each week! (Check out Jason's Beginning Bluegrass Banjo 1 class, running concurrently!)

Sing Your Soul Alive!

Debby Boland Watt
Five Saturdays, January 13, 20, 27, (skip February 3), 10, 17
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
5 weeks, $125

All singers welcome! Learn how to create complex pieces spontaneously through the layering of rhythmic and melodic patterns, call and response, vocal percussion, and free improvisation. Attentive listening and collaborative exercises, held within a creative and safe environment, will free your voice! Drop-ins welcome.

Bluegrass Singing & Harmony

Jason Stewart
Five Mondays, February 26, March 5, 12, 19, 26
7:45 PM - 8:45 PM
5 weeks, $125

For all levels. Learn to sing the high, lonesome sounds of bluegrass songs right from the start of the first class. Uncover the secrets to this iconic style and get the keys to the kingdom of bluegrass singing. Expect to sing a lot in this class!