Vocal Masterclass With Claire Martin: Ropetackle Arts Portal
Saturday 20th January 2018 - Starts 12pm
TICKET PRICE: £20
Ropetackle Arts Portal: opening the door to professional practice in the arts.
Session 4: vocal masterclass with UK jazz singer Claire Martin.
“She ranks among the four or five finest female jazz vocalists on the planet” ~ Jazz Times
An incredible opportunity to learn from multi-award winning jazz vocalist and BBC Radio 3 broadcaster Claire Martin OBE. A seven-time winner at the British Jazz Awards, Claire has performed all over the world and worked with the likes of John Martyn, Jim Mullen, Martin Taylor and Ray Gelato. She is also a featured soloist with the Halle Orchestra, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, the RTE Concert Orchestra, the Royal Northern Sinfonia, the BBC Big Band, and the BBC Concert Orchestra.
Claire’s vocal masterclass will take you through mic technique, improvisation, choosing keys and material, stage presence, counting in, planning a set, warming up properly, and tackling nerves!
The workshop forms part of the South Coast Jazz Festival 2018.
This event takes place in the Ropetackle mezzanine. Space is limited so book early.
Runs 12-2pm, including a short break. £20, £18 students (current student card required).