POST STROKE VOCAL TRAINING
Thu (10 Sessions) Jan 19 - Mar 30 | 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Singing is a valuable tool for wellness for stroke survivors. Explore a range of techniques to strengthen breath control, facial muscles, vocal control, and improve posture in this 30 minute course. This class offers singing exercises that help strengthen vocal flexibility, articulation, and volume for people who live with Aphasia and offers opportunities for stroke survivors to explore connections between their voice, breath, and cognitive health. For more information, contact Victoria at 514-734-1779.
Charlotte has been singing professionally in Montréal since 2005 as a freelancer and as a regular member of the OSM professional core, la Chapelle de Québec, le Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal, and the choir of St. Andrew and St. Paul. She has sung as a soloist and choir member under the baton of Kent Nagano, Rafael Payare, Jean-Sebastien Vallée, Matthias Maute, Christopher Jackson, Hervé Niquet, Bernard Labadie, Jean-Marie Zeitouni, and Jean-François Rivest. A recent graduate of the music therapy program at Concordia University, she is now working as a performer, conductor, educator and therapist. Charlotte’s areas of interest include vocal health, songwriting, vocal improvisation and group singing. While Charlotte’s musical education was rooted in the classical European tradition, she has a love for many different styles and genres and has made it one of her goals to listen to and experience as much music as possible. Charlotte’s approach to singing is one rooted in the principle of “do what feels good”, reinforcing her belief that the act of singing can be a powerful tool to reconnect to self and to others.
- COURSE CODE: ADP-265
- LOCATION: ONLINE, Montreal, Quebec
- LANGUAGE: Bilingual
- INSTRUCTOR: CHARLOTTE CUMBERBIRCH
- MATERIALS PROVIDED: Yes