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1. SINGING LESSONS 1-1
Whether you want to learn to sing as a new hobby, impress your friends or loved one at a special event, or you are already a performer who wants to improve confidence in your vocal range and performance. Maria can work with you offering tailor made private singing lessons from her home in Buckinghamshire. Maria can also coach you through vocal exams and offers recording opportunities should you wish.
"Maria coached me and helped me to learn where I was going wrong, by learning some simple techniques, my performance and confidence have improved so much, my voice has far more range and I am a much stronger performer" Maria offers so much encouragement and support making the lessons fun, I looked forward to going to my Aylesbury Singing Lessons each week" Karen Thomson Bicester.
WHEN / WHERE
Mon-Sat, daytime and evening slots available between 10.30am-7.30pm. Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. HP21. Booking required.
2. SINGING & MUSIC GROUPS X3[/u]
[u]2A. TUNES 4 TODDLERS (& TIDDLERS & TINY'S)
is a weekly musical group aimed at 0-5 years old, started by Maria back in 2009. The Group is aimed at taking your little one on a magical and sensory musical journey, teaching them about the world and stimulating their senses. Maria uses puppets, parachute games, coloured lights, each week exploring different themes such as animals, colour and sound.
As a Mum herself, Maria teaches the benefits of how to use music and song to interact with your little one(s) whilst giving young children a head start in learning rhythm and beat, which has be proven to assist with speech by breaking down phrases and using syllables of sound. Maria explores the changing colours of pitch and little ones get too explore different instruments, textured props,develop their motor skills, social skills and many more building blocks, through creative learning. Maria's energetic interactive groups lay the foundations of your child's development (as well as the sessions being very much enjoyed by the parents too).
"My son Edward really enjoys Tunes for Toddlers, before attending he had always been a quiet reserved child, but now I cant keep him sat down, he loves the puppets and brightly coloured parachute. Maria is great fun and her passion for singing is completely infectious, I think the Mums enjoy it as much as the children"
WHEN & WHERE?
Sessions run on Tuesdays and Fridays from 10.30am to 11am at Zoomania softplay center, 3 Kempson Close, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP19 8UQ. Simply turn up.
2B. SING with A BIG VOICE
Singing has fantastic health benefits, bringing about great emotional release and is also an enjoyable hobby, especially singing together in a group. A Big Voice are proud to have launched Sing with A BIG VOICE back in 2011 targeting anyone and everyone, irrespective of their vocal ability, to come together and enjoy SINGING. Maria is passionate about supporting the local community and her singing groups have proved a popular success with people who simply enjoy singing and being taught some valuable vocal techniques. From the very shy secret car singers to the outspoken shower blasters and hairbrush-microphone divas! Maria sincerely believes whether you're a squawker or a tuneful songbird, you can be taught how to enhance your voice. [i]"Music can unite us trough song. Singing is everyone's birthright and holds no age limit so everyone is welcome to come along for a fun uplifting evening"-[/b]Maria Scobey-Professional Singer and Vocal Coach. Maria can even support you in other ventures for example if you wish to take private singing lessons and eventually end up recording your own song in a studio. Whether it is just for fun, relaxation or something you have always wanted to do, do come along and give it a try.
POP MUSICALS ROCK FOLK SOUL WORLD-MUSIC BLUES JAZZ MOTOWN R&B COUNTRY SKA Requests encouraged
"We not only help people of mixed ages and abilities develop musically but SING with A BIG VOICE injects a boost of confidence into our members and helps break down inhibitions through guided vocal expression. It's a relaxed group focused on delivering some basic vocal techniques and tips as well as to have fun socially. The sessions have be proven to enhance members pitch, understanding of rhythm and ability to follow a beat, develop mental and physical co-ordination whilst we explore harmonies, rounds, and call and response songs"-Maria Scobey Founder and Owner of SING with A BIG VOICE.
WHEN / WHERE
Weekly, term time only, Tuesday evenings at the Queens Park Arts Centre, Aylesbury, Bucks. HP217RT.
YOUTH aged 7 to 17 years old from 7.15pm-8pm
ADULTS from 8pm -9.15pm.
[b]CHILDRENS PARTIES, DISCO ENTERTAINMENT
A Big Voice offers a one stop shop for your children's party entertainment whether for a large group or small party, A Big Voice can provide:
MUSIC & ENTERTAINER CHARACTER-MASCOTS FACE-PAINTERS/GLITTER INFLATABLES & SOFT-PLAY PHOTOGRAPHER CAKES
We tailor the musical entertainment to your chosen themed party. A BIG VOICE Entertainments Services provides age appropriate, interactive Party and Disco music which we can tailor to your party theme or requirements. We take children on a magical musical sensory journey, using props, puppets, parachute games, team games and races, coloured disco lights, bubbles, gym ribbons, coloured scarfs, and instruments, to encourage early years interaction as well as action songs and games. For the older children we can do glitter faces and
"A Big Voice were absolutely brilliant, upon recommendation I booked them for my son Josh's 7th Birthday, They literally thought of everything meaning nothing was skipped. He had the best party ever, we chose a themed party with his favourite character mascots there, a disco and a bouncy castle we couldn't of been happier. Maria even provided his favourite Power Ranger cake! I highly recommend A big voice, they did a brilliant job. Margaret Tanner, Oxford.
Simply ell us the date/time. We provide entertainment across Bedfordshire, Oxfordshire, Hertforshire, Northants, West London, Buckinghamshire and beyond.
CORPORATE WORKSHOPS / TEAM BUILDING EVENTS
A Big Voice - provide a motivational, stimulating "Singing Workshop Team Building Event" tailored to suit your companies business needs and specific challenges. If you are looking to offer your team an inspiring, rewarding and experience as part of your training programme, conferences or away days, then please contact us for our detailed information highlighting how our original and innovative courses and workshops can help improve communications, cooperation, confidence, creativity and connections within the work place.
Happy staff mean optimum performance and dedication in the workplace, attending a singing workshop Team building day with A Big Voice, brings people together, breaks down barriers meaning your staff are happier, after a workshop you will notice enhanced rapport within the staff meaning a happier more relaxed workplace. Staff will be more confident with boosted self esteem and energy levels ! Singing workshops are great fun and allow your team members to relax and bond in the uplifting atmosphere. By booking a workshop you are investing in the well being and happiness of your staff as well as creating greater rapport and confidence amongst your staff.
These workshops are great for any company, whether small and intimate or larger corporate companies, some of our clients to date include:
Arla Foods Diaries International Bucks County Council Covideon NHS Health Trust
Asda Supermarket Bucks Carers Church Groups Oxfordshire Cherwell College
Alectia Barnados Chesham Theatre Company
... To name but a few..
We also have a number or Corporate Theatre Clients, Educational Establishment Clients and Community Project Clients.
The Singing Workshops are open to all, no age or ability limits and have proven to unite the team, break down inhibitions and provide hours of fun whilst producing a polished song at the end.