Learn to Chanting and Singing Circles 3 Module Training

Yasia Leiserach

Location: South County Dublin
Venue: Gorse Hill, Bray
Cost: €550.00

Dates & Times: 23 Mar 2019 to 14 Jul 2019  10:00 - 18:00

I am very excigted to be offering this new training. This is a 3 module Learn to Lead chant and singing circles to develop your skills as a leader/ holder of chant and singing groups. You do not need to be a singer or a muscian to particapte.  Full information below.

This is a 3 module training to develop your skills as a leader of chanting and singing circles. Module 1 FOUNDATION MODULE OPEN TO ALL. Module 1 is time to reclaim, develop and deepen your connection to your authentic voice and is a pre-requisite for Module 2 and 3. The second and third module include specific teachings on rhythm, the power of authentic embodied voice and practicums in leading groups in simple call and response chants and songs from around the world. The training consists of three weekends plus a 2 afternoon sessions between the Module 1 and 2, these 2 afternoon sessions are for supporting you in building a regular voice practice and are a required to complete the course. This is a non judgemental approach to singing and offering space for others to sing, you do not need musical training or experience to join this course, just a love of sharing songs/ chants and a wish to provide spaces for others to sing freely. There will be a graduation on the final Sunday, where you may invite family and friends. for full outline of course scroll down: Dates of Module 1, 2 and 3 at to be held in Gorse Hill 10.30-5pm Sat and Sun March 23/24 June 15/16 July 13/14 incl Graduation Ceremony 5-7pm Dates of two afternoon voicework sessions to be held in Insight Matters, 46, Mount Joy Square South, D1 Sunday 28 April 2-4pm Sunday 2 June 2-4pm Timings: 3 Weekend modules Sat / Sun 10.30-5pm Graduation ceremony Sunday July 14th 5-7pm 2 x afternoon Sunday sessions 2-4pm, 28 April and 2 June Please ensure you can attend all the sessions. Cost: €550/ €500 EB €100 non transferable deposit by 31st Jan 2019 Total course fee to be paid by the first weekend of the course on 23rd March 2019 To book and for more information: pm: yasialeiserach e:info@yasia.org phone: 00 353 831227282 Outline of the course below: Module 1 (open to all) - March 23/24 This first weekend is about reclaiming the power of your voice, this foundational weekend of the course is for you to develop and deepen your relationship with your voice, both singing and speaking voice and is the basic building block to learning to lead. The content in this foundational weekend of course is to support an ongoing personal journey with your voice, to enable you to hold singing circles with confidence and develop your singing practice. This content is not for you to go out and teach others, but more a space to develop deep trust in your own authentic voice. This is a pre-requisite for the rest of the course. It will involve improvisation, somatic voice work and movement This module is open to all, after this the next two modules will be a closed group for those wishing to learn how to lead songs and chants. Module 2 - June 15/16 Working with repetition, and the basics of rhythm and breath. Learning to lead with a drummer. We will have practice sessions with percussion and with a professional drummer in order to understand the basic principles of working with rhythm and the importance of holding the pulse when leading a group. Module 3 - July 13/14 Working with devotional chants and call and response chants from around the world. Deepening the practice of accessing your authentic Voice and using it as a vehicle for giving others permission to do the same. Sunday 14 July 5-7pm Graduation Ceremony at the end of the final weekend Venues: Weekends will be non-residential, taught in the beautiful Gorse Hill, Cliff Road, Windgates Timings: 10.30am -5pm Saturday and Sunday Two Sunday afternoon sessions will be in Insight Matters, 46 Mountjoy Square South, D1, 2-4pm Please ensure you can attend all the sessions. Cost: €550/ €500 EB €100 non transferable deposit by 31st Jan 2019 To book and for more information: pm: yasialeiserach e:info@yasia.org phone: 00 353 831227282