Voices in the Valley

After the huge success last year … Voices in the Valley is back for an encore performance. Sponsored by The Australian Voice Association, Penrith City Council, Sydney Voice and Swallowing  , Nordoff Robbins Music as Therapy, The International School of Music – Penrith and GMP Constructions, this year is shaping up to be even bigger and better.Continue reading “Voices in the Valley”

One for Brisbane Choralists

If you live in, or around Brisbane… and you love to sing in a choir, then why not take advantage of the FREE education event taking place on World Voice Day ~ April 16th. The Australian Voice Association , is hosting the evening and inviting people to join in and learn how to maintain a healthyContinue reading “One for Brisbane Choralists”

2015 – Singers, Stage Presence and good solid Sound Advice

Whether you are in the market for some ‘sound advice’ or just want a day of sharing the joy of singing, the inaugural fundraiser of Australian National Association of Singing Teachers (ANATS) is for you. ‘Sound Advice’ on Sunday 26th April is an event which will raise funds to support singers and singing teachers withContinue reading “2015 – Singers, Stage Presence and good solid Sound Advice”

with one voice …because voice matters

Our friends over at Creativity Australia have proven the benefits of group singing are far greater than making beautiful noise. Their program With One Voice is strengthening communities, reducing unemployment, fostering relationships and improving physical and mental health. Founder Tania de Jong explains the  ‘with one voice’ movement and it’s benefits  Happy World Voice Day

to get you in the mood

Still one day to go before we unveil this year’s WVD buzz… BUT have a peek, this is sure to  get you in the mood . A trip back to WVD 2013 and Sydney’s Gay and Lesbian Choir having fun in rehearsal and showing us why Voice Matters. Let The Sun Shine In

…echos from the valley…

The WVD season kicked off last night under  fairy lights at The Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre in Penrith, with  ‘Voices in the Valley’. To say it was great is an understatement; it was a beautiful, moving, emotional… and fun celebration of what it is to have a voice. From the amazing guts and joyContinue reading “…echos from the valley…”

…voices in the valley… *newsflash*

As we finalise the program for our first World Voice Day Concert next week, the line up of voices has become even more impressive, the concert will certainly be a spectacular showcase of all things vocal. Musical theatre performers, a classical singer, acapella groups and choirs, contemporary singers, a children’s choir, a street choir and aContinue reading “…voices in the valley… *newsflash*”

…voices in the valley…

World Voice Day is a great time to  encourage community participation and to generate some good news stories. Supported by Penrith City Council, Nordoff Robbins Music as Therapy, Sydney Voice & Swallowing, The Australian Voice Association (NSW) and the International School of Music-Penrith, the concert will showcase the beauty and versatility of local and visiting  voices.