With over 30 years of singing experience, Kim Nazarian and Darmon Meader of New York Voices jazz up your singing abilities from the comfort of your own home.
Kim Nazarian will discuss and demonstrate numerous techniques and exercises that are used to strengthen and refine one’s voice. Many of these exercises are good for all types of singing, including jazz, classical or pop. Darmon Meader will offer some basic jazz vocal improvisation ideas and concepts, helping the novice improviser to break through the initial wall of doubt and begin the process of learning the jazz language.<...
Start Sales Date
29 Oct 2020, 9am to 20 Dec 2020, 11pm
Approximately 1 hour 15 minutes
- There will be a live stream happening on 6 Dec 9pm, and rewatch will be available after the live streaming for patrons till 20 Dec 11.59pm.
- Strictly no further viewing after 20 Dec 11.59pm.
- Recommended for ages 6 and above.
- Content is geo-locked to Singapore.
Recognized in both the jazz vocal and instrumental worlds, Darmon Meader is a highly respected vocalist, arranger and saxophonist. He has achieved international recognition as the founder, musical director, chief arranger, composer, producer, saxophonist and vocalist with New York Voices. In addition to his touring and recording commitments, Meader also busies himself with work as a soloist, sideman, studio musician and composer. He is actively involved in music education, working as a clinician and guest artist at both high school and university levels. Meader’s vocal jazz and choral works have been published by various publishers, including Carl Fischer Music, Shawnee Press, Hal Leonard and Alfred Music.
Kim Nazarian is a world-renowned Grammy-nominated jazz artist, educator and clinician. Besides her work as a solo vocalist, she performed all over the world with the vocal group New York Voices for more than 30 years as a founding member. Nazarian is a jazz voice teacher at Ithaca College, where she shares her perspectives on music and life as a musician through clinics, workshops, jazz camps and masterclasses, as well as through festival adjudication and guest conducting for singers all over the world.
New York Voices
The Grammy award-winning vocal ensemble New York Voices is renowned for their excellence in jazz and the art of group singing. This vocal foursome sings and swings with impeccable harmony and understanding of each other’s vocal parts. Their interests are rooted in jazz, but they often infuse Brazilian, R&B, classical and pop influences with equal creativity and authenticity.
- Applicable with purchase to all 5 online workshops only