Sing With Freedom


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.

Speaker/Facilitator: Dr. Chia Wei Khuan

  • Senior Lecturer, National Institute of Education
  • Certified McClosky Voice Technician
  • Certification in Vocology
  • Member of National Association of Singing Teachers, USA

Seminar Topics:

  • Fundamentals of voice production
  • The McClosky Voice Method: Relaxation, posture and breathy sigh
  • The true meaning of relax and sing
  • Phonation: Flow vs Pressed

Course Content:

  • Discover vocal freedom through the McClosky Technique: Relaxation, Posture, Breathing and Breathy 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.

  • 21 September 2019, Sat (in Chinese)
  • ​28 September 2019, Sat (in English)​
Time: ​2pm - 5pm
Venue: ​Confucius Institute, NTU​
11 Slim Barracks Rise, NTU@One-north campus, Executive Centre,
#08-01 (near Buona Vista MRT station)
​Language Medium: ​Mandarin and English
Fee: S$64.20 * / 1 lesson

After NSA Subsidy: S$34.20* / 5 lessons (Singaporean seniors aged 50 years and above​)

*Price stated is inclusive of 7%​GST
Early Bird Discount (register before 23 August 2019):
  • 15% discount for NTU staff and student
  • 15% discount for group of 3 or more
  • 10% discount for public

Note: Above discounts cannot be combined with NSA subsidy​
Contact Person: Jye Min / Ming Jia
Tel: ​6514 1398 / 6592 7931
Email: ​
Fax: ​6779 7859​


Click on links to download

Sing with Freedom Brochure
Registration Form (28 Sept 2019_ In English)
Registration Form (21 Sept 2019_ In Chinese)

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