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​Singing Made Simple: The McClosky Voice Method-Series 2

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​‘Singing Made Simple: The McClosky Voice Method - Series 2 provides further training and coaching for participants from Series 1 or experienced singers. This series reinforces the singing concepts introduced previously. All sessions are interactive and practical. The instruction medium will be in both Mandarin and English.

Learning Outcomes:
Continue to reinforce the singing concepts introduced in Series 1 that include:
  • ​The McClosky Relaxation, Posture, Breathing and Breathy Sigh
  • Optimizing the resonance and articulation through freeing the vocal apparatus
  • Cultivating good phonation habits, i.e. flow phonation, balanced on-set and off-set
  • Gaining insight to the singer’s breath: the application of Appoggio

  • ​​Workshop 1: The Fundamentals of Good Singing
  • Workshop 2: The McClosky Method:  Relaxation, Posture, Breathing and Breathy Sigh
  • Workshop 3: Phonation and Resonance
  • Workshop 4: Diction and Articulation
  • Workshop 5: Expression and Interpretation

    Note: Participants may opt to enroll in selected topic(s) ​

Speaker/Facilitator: Dr. Chia Wei Khuan
  • ​Senior Lecturer, National Institute of Education (NIE)
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, SUSS
  • Certified McClosky Voice Technician
  • Certification in Vocology
  • Member, National Association of Singing Teachers, USA

Fee Subsidies
Applicants may enjoy the following subsidies provided by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) for the payment of course fee.

a)SkillsFuture Credit ​​
Singapore Citizens aged 25 years, and above are eligible for SkillsFuture Credit which can be used to offset course fees.
For more information, please refer to​.

b) National Silver Academy (NSA)
Singapore Senior Citizens aged 50 years, and above can enjoy 50% NSA subsidy of the course fee.
For more information, please refer to​.​

6 January - 3 February 2018 (Every Sat) 
Time: 2pm - 5pm 
Venue:Confucius Institute, NTU​
11 Slim Barracks Rise, NTU@One-north campus, Executive Centre, 
(near Buona Vista MRT station)
​Language Medium:​Mandarin and English
S$74.90* / 1 lesson       
S$321.00* / 5 lessons
After Subsidy: 
S$171.00* / 5 lessons (Singaporean seniors aged 50 years and above​)
*Price stated is inclusive of 7%GST

Certiicate of Participation will be awarded to student with at least 75% attendance.)

- ​​10% discount for NTU staff and student
- 10% discount for group of 3 or more

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​Contact Person:Yaqi
​Tel:​6592​​ 7513 / 6514 1397
Fax: ​6779 7859​

Click on links to download:

Singing Made Simple - Series 2 brochure

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