TURN UP THE VOLUME
ONLINE MUSIC WORKSHOPS FOR WOMEN - HOSTED ON ZOOM
Turn up the volume in your music career (and on your laptop!) to hear from experts as they teach and discuss skills to level up your music making to the max... for free!
23/01 - LOOKING AFTER YOUR VOICE
With Claire Willmer
As a singer, your voice is your most important asset. This workshop will explore effective warming up, cooling down, common voice problems and tips to help keep your voice in good health.
Book for this workshop: bit.ly/NDTurnUp1
20/02 - SONGWRITING
With Liz Corney
Liz is a musician, songwriter, educator and performer. She is a member of the North East band The Cornshed Sisters and plays keyboards and sings for Field Music with whom she has toured nationally and internationally. In this workshop Liz will share her own songwriting process, from initial ideas to exploring approaches to lyric writing, rhythm, melody and harmony.
Book for this workshop: bit.ly/NDTurnUp2
20/03 - WRITING CREATIVELY
With Francoise Harvey
In this workshop we’ll use prompts and creative techniques from written and visual art, applying them to your songwriting to inspire new ideas, delve into the themes they throw up, and explore new ways of expressing them in music and lyrics.
Book for this workshop: bit.ly/NDTurnUp3
24/04 - PROMOTING MUSIC ONLINE
With Jodie Nicholson
Jodie Nicholson's a singer/songwriter from Hurworth who’s had a very exciting 2020 gaining airplay from Radio 1, 2, BBC 6 and BBC Tees. Jodie’s workshop will focus less on how to get your music online and more so what you can do before and after your release to draw attention, build momentum and keep it going, chatting about platforms, planning, audience awareness, engagement, content creation and visual identity.
Book for this workshop: bit.ly/NDTurnUp4
Places are super limited, so book quick!!
Workshops are 2pm - 3pm, open to women aged 13+, and trans inclusive.
If anyone's unfamiliar with zoom, just drop us a message and we can guide you to ensure you can access these workshops. These workshops will also include live captioning.
This has all been made possible with the kind support of Arts Council England and Creative Darlington.