11:40am – 12:55pm
Setting Up A Song with Phyllis Pastore
5 slots available
Students are encouraged to have patter ideas jotted down in advance
2pm – 3:15pm
Pop Song Workshop with Farah Alvin
3 slots available, 1 alternate
Students should be prepared to sing to a track and should select a pop or rock song written between 1950 and 2021
3:25 – 4:40pm
Comedy Song Master Class with Kristine Zbornik
4 slots available; 2 alternates
Students must submit self-tapes of 2 comic pieces they wish to work on, with tracks that can be used in the live Zoom session, by September 15; Kristine will let folks know if they need any alterations in the tracks (such as keys or tempos) beforehand. Singers will work on one or both pieces, as time allows, using tracks or working acapella.
11:40 a.m.-12:55 p.m.
Musical Thought Exchange with David Friedman
3 slots available:
- someone with a challenge acting a song
- someone with a vocal issue
- someone with a life or career issue
All singers who wish to to work live with David should bring a song and a track.
Jazz Styling Master Class with Laurel Massé
3 slots available
Singers should prepare a song they know well enough to sing without looking at the lyrics. Singers may sing to a track, or accompany themselves.