COURSES

Introduction to Choral Conducting

June 24, July 1, 8, 15

Introduction to

CHORAL CONDUCTING

4-week group course

During the 4 weeks of this course, you will learn the basics of conducting, how to build a choir, choose appropriate repertoire and train healthy singing.

 

The course is perfect for primary school & secondary school teachers, singers & anyone interested in music education.

Please download the Course Outline at this link.

Michael T. Dawson

Course Facilitator

6th - 27th April 2020

5:30pm - 6:30pm (UTC)

Introduction to

IRISH FOLK SONG

4-week group course

During this 4-week course, you will learn a selection of popular traditional songs from Ireland. As well as learning how to sing them - including a few in the Irish language, you will study each song’s history and its lyrical themes in order to better understand the cultural depth of the folk song tradition.

Please download the Course Outline at this link.

Dónal Kearney

Course Facilitator

Dates TBC

2pm - 3pm (UTC)

Leaving Cert Music

REVISION COURSE

6-week group course

This 6-week online course is designed to provide intensive preparation to students studying for this year’s Leaving Cert Music exam.

 

There are two learning options for this course: ACTIVE and PASSIVE. See the Course Outline for details.

The course includes revision of all Listening and Composing Essential Activities. including Set Works, Melody-Writing, Harmony, Irish Music (Q. 5) and Unheard Listening (Q. 6).

Dónal Kearney

Course Facilitator

8th April - 13th May 2020

5:30pm - 6:30pm (UTC)

Introduction to

SPANISH SONG

6-week group course

Over the 6 weeks of this course, you will learn 6 songs from the Spanish-speaking world. This course is taught through both English and basic Spanish (recommended). As well as learning how to sing the songs, you will study each song’s history, its lyrical themes, and the musical culture that created it.

Please download the Course Outline at this link.

Dónal Kearney

Course Facilitator

14th May - 4th June 2020

5:30pm - 6:30pm (UTC)

Introduction to

PUBLIC SPEAKING

4-week group course

During the 4 weeks of this course, you will develop your presentation skills, build your confidence, and hone your craft as a storyteller. 

 

Whether you want to deliver high-impact presentations at work, better communicate with your loved ones at home, or entertain the friends in a social setting, this introductory course will challenge you to become a better speaker and storyteller.

Please download the Course Outline at this link.

Dónal Kearney

Course Facilitator

0838505978

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