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

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