Foundations of Singing

Course Section ID:
DRAX-3038-201

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to vocal technique for the beginning to advanced-beginning singer. Students will have the opportunity to sing both individually and as part of a group. This class is ideal for anyone who desires to gain a foundational knowledge of singing, including stage and film actors. Students are encouraged to focus on the musical styles that most interest them, with support from the instructor in identifying specific song choices. By the end of the course, participants will have become better acquainted with the unique qualities of their individual voices. For optimal results, Foundations of Singing should be repeated multiple times prior to proceeding to the next level in our Singing Voice sequence. No prior singing experience necessary.

For questions regarding this course, please contact Babetta George.

Meet The Instructor

Adam K. Roberts

Adam Roberts has served as artistic director, musical director, or choreographer for over ninety productions to date, with choreography credits including two European concert tours. Having taught and coached musical theatre voice and dance styles throughout the country, his students have appeared both on and off-Broadway, in regional theatre and national tours, and on film and network television. Mr. Roberts' Austin credits include productions and/or faculty positions with Austin Children's Theater, Austin Conservatory of Theater (of which he currently serves as Director), Austin Shakespeare, Ballet Austin, the Paramount and State theaters, Theatre at the J, St. Stephen's School, ZACH Theatre, and others. A member of the Austin Critics' Table, he is a contributing writer and arts critic for the Austin Chronicle and is currently authoring a book focused on music analysis for practitioners of musical theatre. Mr. Roberts is also highly active as an interpreter of sacred music, having served as musical director at Calvary United Methodist Church in Tallahassee, Florida, and Covenant Presbyterian Church in Wellsville, Ohio. He holds a Master's degree in Music and the College Teaching Certificate from Florida State University and received undergraduate degrees from Youngstown and Kent State universities.

Course Information

May 19th - June 23rd
6 Weeks Total
S @ 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
12.00 Total Hours
Course Instructor
9 Students Registered
This Course Is Full

Course Registration

Course Cost Breakdown:
Base Cost of $145.00 + $1.00 Fees
$146.00 Course Cost

*May require a $1 or $3 insurance fee

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