Workshops

The Australian Voices are now taking bookings for the below workshops and concerts. For more information, follow the links provided. To make a booking, please email us at: admin@theaustralianvoices.com

Available to book now:

Choral Conducting Masterclass Schools ConcertsSchool WorkshopsCommunity Choir WorkshopsComposers Bootcamp


choral ConductinG Masterclass

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Come and join other like-minded Australian choral conductors for a weekend of workshopping with The Australian Voices and Artistic Director Gordon Hamilton. We will explore three works in detail, including score study, conducting technique and rehearsal strategies.

Sessions will include:

  • Score study

  • Conducting technique

  • Rehearsal strategy

  • Workshop with The Australian Voices

  • Workshop with piano

Dates: Friday June 26 (6:00 pm) - Sunday June 28 (5:00 pm)

Repertoire
Three works from the standard and modern canon.

Cost: $480 per person

Tea and coffee provided. Meals at own expense.


COMPOSERS BOOTCAMP

A weekend long composing bootcamp for young composers. Focusing on concept development, workshopping themes, refining musical ideas, creative thinking, and performance enhancement; you will have the opportunity to explore the boundaries of musical possibilities. By the end of the weekend, you will have a completed composition performed and recorded in workshop by The Australian Voices.

Sessions will include:

  • Composition technique

  • Workshop and recording session with The Australian Voices

  • Workshop with piano

Dates: Friday September 25 (6:00 pm) - Sunday September 27 (5:00 pm)

Cost: $300 per person

Tea and coffee provided. Meals at own expense.

SCHOOLS CONCERTS

Have The Australian Voices give a classical music concert at your school. The repertoire includes dynamic and accessible Australian compositions, as well as important works from the European sacred music tradition. Artistic Director Gordon Hamilton walks the students through the music, explaining musical details and interesting stories about the works. The concert is interactive: students have the opportunity to sing, conduct and ask questions.

"The children really enjoyed it! They were all talking about the range of voices and in particular the opportunity to conduct. Audience participation is great. The staff enjoyed the performance and commented on the amazing sound produced." - Khan Holm, Head of Primary, Hills College, Jimboomba

30 - 45 minutes • $5 per student (minimum fee $1500)


SCHOOLS workshops

The Australian Voices can present workshops tailored to your school choir or music class, providing insight on choral sound and conducting techniques at all levels. You can provide your own repertoire, or we can bring new Australian compositions for you to learn.

60 - 120 minutes$50 per student (minimum fee $1500)


COMMUNITY CHOIR WORKSHOPS

The Australian Voices can work to help improve your choir. Suitable for all ages, our workshops will focus on choral sound, conducting, and the stories behind the music. We can work on your repertoire or bring new music for you to learn.

60 - 120 minutes$50 per person (minimum fee $1500)