Sight Singing Bootcamp with Amy Ryan

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Are you a dedicated choir member who learns their line by ear? Would you like help demystifying musical notation? This course is for you

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Join expert choral conductor and RIAM teacher Amy Ryan on this interactive, lively, and varied online course between March and May, which will use the Kodály concept to explore the following:

  • Understanding rhythm and metre
  • Pitching notes
  • Relative solfa
  • Tips and tricks to sight read with confidence

Learning Objectives

  • Demonstrate an understanding of simple metre
  • Perform simple rhythm patterns with confidence
  • Recognise and understand basic score markings (tempo, dynamics, articulation)
  • Sight-sing simple melodies from staff notation using relative solfa
  • Recognise fixed pitches in the treble clef

When

8 Wednesday evenings from 6:00-7:30pm

24th March, 31st March, 14th April, 21st April, 28th April, 5th May, 12th May, 19th May

Classes will be held online via Zoom.

About Amy Ryan

Amy Ryan studied at the Kodály Institute of the Liszt Academy of Music, Hungary, earning a Master’s degree and Advanced Diploma (distinction) in Music Education and Choral Conducting respectively, studying under Peter Erdei and Dr. László Nemes. During her time at the Institute, she worked as teaching assistant and was awarded the “red diploma” for academic excellence.

Amy currently lectures in Music at Trinity College, Dublin and at the Royal Irish Academy of Music. She is in demand as a conductor and workshop facilitator, directing the UCD Philharmonic Choir, Jubilate Choir, award-winning chamber choir, Cuore, and the Irish-language ladies choir, Cór Duibhlinne. Amy is Chairperson of the Kodály Society of Ireland.

Requirements

Age:

  • 18+

Tech:

  • A Laptop, tablet or phone with a camera
  • A Zoom account
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