Vocal Harmony Circles

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What is the Vocal Harmony Circles program?
Each class is filled with singing!
We put together groups of singers with similar vocal abilities and we also coach harmony groups that are already formed.

May 2017 Singing Classes 

Songs of Queen
Tuesdays: 7:00 – 8:00 PM
Registration fee: $120
Dates 6 weeks: May 16 – June 20, 2017
Sing a vocal transcription of The Bohemian Rhapsody, plus create group harmonies for Somebody to Love, You’re My Best Friend, Crazy Little Thing Called Love.

Focus On…Bossa & Latin Jazz Standards
Wednesdays: 7:00 – 8:00 PM
Registration fee: $120
Dates 6 weeks: May 17 – June 21, 2017
The “Focus On” series is a cross between a group voice class and a repertoire development session. For this session we will work on Desafinado, The Girl From Ipanema, Little Boat, Manha de Carnaval, Agua de Beber, Gentle Rain, and more!

Songs of Billy Joel
Wednesdays: 8:00 – 9:00 PM
Registration fee: $120
Dates 6 weeks: May 17 – June 21, 2017
We’ll sing Only The Good Die Young, You May Be Right, My Life, And So It Goes, and more!

To Register: Call 613-729-0693 or email  info@alcornmusicstudios.com
What to bring: water bottle, folder for music and lyrics,  pencil.
Please Note – Singers in the air! this is a less-scent class please leave perfumes, body sprays, colognes or other strong scents at home.

About Elise –  Elise Letourneau  is a multiple award-winning composer, an accomplished songwriter, performer, arranger, and educator. She is the director of the Carleton University Vocal Jazz Ensemble, and she maintains an active performance schedule as a solo artist and with The Juliet Singers. She teaches piano, voice, and flute at Alcorn Music Studios. She founded and directed Canada’s first community jazz choir, Capital Vox, as well as Vox Eclectica Women’s Chamber Choir.

An associate composer of the Canadian Music Centre, Letourneau won the prestigious Ruth Watson Henderson composition competition (2011), the Choral Canada (ACCC) composition competition (2012), and the inaugural Diane Loomer award for choral composition. For three years running (2013-2015) she was shortlisted as a finalist for The American Prize in choral composition. Her music has been performed throughout North America, Europe, and the Caribbean, by high-caliber ensembles including the Vancouver Chamber Choir, Canada’s National Youth Choir, the Toronto Children’s Chorus, the Cantiamo Girls’ Choir, and The Juliet Singers.

Letourneau is a graduate of Berklee College of Music (Boston MA), and earned a M.Ed. specializing in creative arts and learning at Lesley College (Cambridge MA).   www.eliseletourneau.com