How Musical Are You?

We think this is a great idea! It's a test of natural musicality (as opposed to training alone), and is aimed at musicians and non-musicians alike. Are you as good a musician as you think you are? Are some of your students as bad as they think they are? (We've all got students who lack … Continue reading How Musical Are You?

The Secrets of Great Singing – Masterclass May 22nd

If you’re a singer who wants to get a good grasp of the most essential skills in singing, update or improve your knowledge and skills, or a vocal coach wanting simple strategies as to how to break down the most important concepts for your students, then this workshop will answer all of your questions! We’ll … Continue reading The Secrets of Great Singing – Masterclass May 22nd

New Article by Dena Murray!

VIDLA's Patron, author and vocal coach Dena Murray, has been kind enough to write an exclusive article for VIDLA this week. The article is called 'Dispelling the Myth - Proper Engagement of the Diaphragm', and is a tantalising glimpse into the focus of her latest book, which is available to order via Amazon, or via … Continue reading New Article by Dena Murray!

VIDLA – Attracting Top-Quality Students Worldwide

At VIDLA, we offer courses for everyone, starting with the Certificate in Contemporary Vocal Teaching, up to the Higher Diploma. We therefore expect to attract a wide range of students, from beginners to very experienced practitioners. We are always delighted with the standard of students who sign up to VIDLA's Distance-Learning courses. People from extraordinary … Continue reading VIDLA – Attracting Top-Quality Students Worldwide

New Executive Appointment at VIDLA

The VIDLA Executive Team is delighted to announce that, as at January 2010, we will be joined by West End veteran, arranger, musical director and vocal coach Alex Weatherhill. Alex has appeared in, or acted as MD / arranger for a string of successful productions, including a 14-month run in a principal role in Chicago … Continue reading New Executive Appointment at VIDLA

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

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