Programme Detail

​Sing With Freedom

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This 3-hour singing workshop aims to free up your singing voice, enriching your tone, resonance, stamina and ease of vocal production. In this workshop, you will experience the McClosky Technique, a simple series of relaxation exercises and steps for correct postural alignment that can improve the singing voice. Dr. Chia Wei Khuan, a Senior Lecturer of the Visual and Performing Arts, NIE, and a Certified McClosky Voice Technician will lead the interactive and practical sessions using excerpts from song repertoires.

Course Objectives

  • ​Discover vocal freedom through the McClosky Technique: Relaxation, Posture, Breathing and Breathly Sigh.
  • Freeing the tongue, jaw, facial muscles and neck to optimize the resonance and articulation.
  • Phonation: Learning the balanced On-set and Off-set.
  • Managing the singer's breath: the application of Appoggio

Course Content
  • ​​Fundamentals of voice production.
  • The McClosky Voice Method: Relaxation, posture and breathly sigh.
  • The true meaning of relax and sing.
  • Phonation: Flow vs Pressed.

Course Instructor - Dr Chia Wei Khuan
  • Senior Lecturer, National Institute of Education​
  • Certified McClosky Voice Technician
  • Certification in Vocology
  • Member, National Association of Singing Teachers, USA

SkillsFuture Credit 
Singapore Citizens, aged 25 years and above are eligible for SkillsFuture Credit which can be used to offset course fees. 
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National Silver Academy (NSA) 
Singapore Senior Citizens, aged 50 years and above can enjoy 50% NSA subsidy of the course fee.
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22 September ​​​2018, Sat (In Mandarin)
​29​ September ​​​​2018​, Sat (In English)
Time: 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Venue:Confucius Institute, NTU​, LT801​​​​​​
11 Slim Barracks Rise, NTU @One-north campus, Executive Centre, #08-01
Singapore 138664 
(near Buona Vista MRT station)
​​Fee:S$64.20*  ​
After NSA Subsidy:
S$34.20*​ (Singaporean seniors aged 50 and above) 

(Price is inclusive of 7%GST)

Early Bird Discount (register by 23 August ​2018):
  • ​​​15% discount for NTU staff/student^*
  • 15% discount for group of 3 pax and more*
  • 10% discount for public*

Bundle Pricing:
Sign up for Sing With Freedom and ​Enhancement of the Healthy Voice and Help for the Troubled Voice ​at S$107*​(usual price @ $128.40*) only! 
​Contact Person:Jie Min​​
​Tel:6514 1398​​

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