Robert Lunte Workshops November 2009

Our good friend and supporter, Robert Lunte of The Vocalist Studio, Seattle, and author of The Four Pillars of Singing, is coming to the UK next month for a series of workshops, teaching his 'Extreme Singing' techniques. The dates are: Tuesday November 10th: Worcester 10am - 2pm Wednesday November 11th: Birmngham 1pm - 5pm Thursday … Continue reading Robert Lunte Workshops November 2009

Dena Murray Talks VIDLA

Master Vocal Coach and celebrated author Dena Murray is the VIDLA Patron. This week, we were lucky enough to receive these kind words from her: I learned about VIDLA from the website The Modern Vocalist. Dr. Keen and I are Subject Matter Experts for that site. We began correspondence and to my surprise and delight, … Continue reading Dena Murray Talks VIDLA

Approaching the New Academic Year

At VIDLA, we're just finishing our evaluation of the past year, and looking forward to the next. We've had an amazing year, welcoming many students from all over the world, and making a lot of new friends in the United States, including our esteemed Patron, Dena Murray, the wonderful folks from The Vocalist Studio - … Continue reading Approaching the New Academic Year

IADL Accreditation Certificate

We are delighted to have received our accreditation certificate from the IADL, showing that VIDLA is a Fully Accredited Member of the International Association for Distance Learning. Our membership number is 91021. Please click the link below to see the certificate. IADL Membership Certificate.pdf

IADL Accreditation Approved

We are delighted to announce that VIDLA is now an Accredited Member of the International Association for Distance Learning (IADL). The IADL was established to promote quality in distance education and training, and to provide approval and recognition of open, online and distance learning programmes and course providers worldwide. IADL members include schools, private training … Continue reading IADL Accreditation Approved

Congratulations to Christine Evans – top CCVT student of the year!

We would like to congratulate Christine Evans, who has just completed her Certificate in Contemporary Vocal Teaching. Not only did Christine achieve an overall Distinction, but she was also the highest-graded Distinction student on the Certificate course for the 2008 - 2009 academic year. Quite an achievement! Christine plans to go on to take the … Continue reading Congratulations to Christine Evans – top CCVT student of the year!

VIDLA students at Worcester Music Festival

Worcester is the home of the VIDLA Principal and so the Academy has a lot of links to the city's music and education scene. This weekend sees the return of the annual Worcester Music Festival, and Ria spent yesterday leading a vocal workshop in the morning, and then leading the Voices Unlimited Contemporary Choir at … Continue reading VIDLA students at Worcester Music Festival

Training Vocal Athletes Workshop

Our Principal, Ria Keen, just got off a skype call with Robert Lunte of The Vocalist Studio and Georgina Hill-Brown of VocalTutor, where they were talking about this November's upcoming workshop tour: Training Vocal Athletes It's going to be an exciting time, with Ria, Robert and Georgina bringing together their considerable expertise to deliver a … Continue reading Training Vocal Athletes Workshop

VIDLA sponsors Training Vocal Athletes workshops Autumn ’09

VIDLA is proud to be sponsoring The Vocalist Studio's Training Vocal Athletes workshops in the UK in the Autumn. Our Principal, Ria Keen and one of our senior Personal Tutors, Cordelia Lewis, worked with TVS Founder and CEO Robert Lunte earlier in the year and had a great time at his workshop in central Birmingham. … Continue reading VIDLA sponsors Training Vocal Athletes workshops Autumn ’09

Vocal Health Products

W We are always interested in vocal health, and anything that can make the singer's or singing teacher's life easier. That's why we're really happy to know the people at Vocal+Care.com, who are the foremost UK suppliers of great natural health options for singers! We personally use a lot of their products here in the … Continue reading Vocal Health Products