Singing vacations in the Netherlands

Multi-day Singing Workshop in the Netherlands

Datum: van 20 t/m 23 september!
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Professional Singing Coaches

A customized multi-day singing workshop combined with a relaxing environment. The perfect boost for anyone who wants to take a serious step with his/her music. Both in the field of singing and songwriting.  

 

 

The founder and vocal coaches of ZanglesRotterdam and ZanglesUtrecht provide both group and private singing lessons. SISU Natuurlijk provides songwriting clinics based on various theories, including the insights of Pat Pattison: teacher at Berklee College of Music. He is an inspiration to many artists, including, for example, multiple Grammy winners such as
Gillian Welch and John Mayer.

 
Suitable for:
Singer / songwriters, conservatory students, hobbyists, choir members, musicians, anyone who already has some experience with singing and wants to take it to the next level. Have you never sung or had lessons? Then feel free to contact us.
 

After registration, you will be sent a form to complete the registration and make your payment.
Participation is guaranteed only after payment.

 

Price is €452
Incl. lodging and full board

The program

  • 3 p.m.: arrival at Camping Welgelegen (at your own pace / opportunity)
  • 5:30 p.m.: Reception with a simple cold buffet
  • 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.: Group Class with Esther Mooijman. Tonight you will get to know the group and warm up the voices in singing together. You will work on 1-2 songs that will be sent to you in advance for preparation. This way you get the most out of the lesson!
  • 7:00 - 8:30 a.m.: getting up & breakfast
  • 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.: yoga (additional option) or swimming
  • 10:30 - 12:00 a.m.: Group class with Lucia Kiel. From musical star to street musician: this group class is what you want! You'll learn all about singing with power in a healthy way. Through various exercises you will learn the necessary breath pressure, breath flow and support to recognize and control those (high) power notes.
  • 1 p.m.-5 p.m.: Private 40-minute lessons with Esther Mooijman. Not scheduled? Choose one of the many on-site activities or sing along with the others!
  • 2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.: Songwriting Clinic with Sophie Ernst. How do rhyme, metre & text structure affect your message? With theory & exercises take your songwriting to the next level.
  • 5:30 p.m.: Canoe trip across the water (how could it be otherwise) to one of the most beautiful Elfsteden...: Hindeloopen!
  • 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.: Dinner out on your own at one of the restaurants of your choice
  • 7:30 p.m.: Return trip to Camping Welgelegen
  • 8 p.m. - 10 p.m.: Did anyone bring a guitar?
  • 7:00 - 8:30 a.m.: getting up & breakfast
  • 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.: yoga (additional option) or swimming
  • 10:30 - 12:00: Group class with Esther Mooijman. In this class you will continue with the songs from Friday night. Besides singing together, the focus will now be on performance: how do you present yourself and make sure your lyrics & message come across to your audience?
  • 1 p.m.-5 p.m.: Private 40-minute lessons with Esther Mooijman. Not scheduled? Choose one of the many on-site activities or sing along with the others!
  • 2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.: Songwriting Clinic with Sophie Ernst. How do rhyme, metre & imagery enhance your message? With theory & exercises take your songwriting to the next level.
  • 6:00 -19:00 p.m.: Final Closing. We present the group numbers in an approachable way & there will be room (for those who want) to present a number of their own!
  • 7:30 p.m.: Pizza night, freshly baked pizzas from Camping Welgelegen.
  • 8:30 p.m.: Relax, pack your bag, sing songs ... one last dip?
  • 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.: getting up / breakfast
  • 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.: bag packing, cleaning up 
  • 9:30 a.m.: Farewell & return (on your own) or stay and enjoy the facilities and surroundings for another day!

Overnight

You sleep in a cozy 4 or 6 person vacation cabin with its own kitchen. The refrigerator is stocked for independent breakfast & lunch and on the table is a delicious fruit basket. The whole weekend includes coffee & tea, cold buffet on Friday and pizza on Sunday night.

 

Slechte slaper? Tegen een extra vergoeding kun je ook een tentplaats huren of een leuk VW-busje.

Camping Welgelegen

On your own you will travel to Camping Welgelegen. From Workum station you can be picked up by car, but we will also offer the possibility of carpooling. 

 

Overnight stay, bathroom facilities, pool & the canoe trip on Saturday is included. Would you also like to wake up with a weekend yoga class? That's €10 (instead of €15) for our participants.