At The Voice College we're big believers in teachers not only being strong singers with a deep understanding of how the voice works, but also having great performance chops and professional experience in the music and / or theatre industries. Very few people want to train to sing to their bedroom walls, so we think … Continue reading Practise what you preach
A three-hour drive through biblical weather, a somewhat dodgy encounter with a man with a very strong grip, and nearly getting locked in the car park were the things that topped and tailed the evening of Saturday 6th Feb 2016 for me, Ria Keen and VIDLA Registrar Cordelia Lewis (aka Givvi Flynn), but what happened in between … Continue reading Balsamo Deighton album launch night, Italian-style!
As many of you know, our Registrar Givvi Flynn (Cordelia Lewis, to our students) is not only a gifted vocal coach and graphic designer but also a professional singer in her own right, and member of psychedelic pop/rock band The Dowling Poole, whose first offering, Bleak Strategies, was extremely well received. Well, the difficult 2nd … Continue reading Our rock n roll Registrar has a new album out…
Hello VIDLA-folk! Cordelia Here! In my capacities as Registrar & Senior Tutor, you’re probably more than aware that my work is entirely supported by the 3 Cs: caffeine, cake, and cats.......... … Continue reading Caffeine, Cake, Cats and Charity – The VIDLA Registrar’s off on one again!
If you’ve been in contact with the Academy Office recently, you may have noticed that I’ve been AWOL on occasion – most notably for the majority of last week. It seems only polite that I explain myself… I love teaching and academia, I’m all about the voice-geekery. But beneath that is the same fundamental urge … Continue reading Academy Registrar’s Latest Project