Anita Wardell vocal weekend course


Friday 13 May to Sunday 15 May 2016 at the Globe

After a sold out course last year, top jazz vocalist Anita Wardell returns for another weekend course and concert.

The course welcomes all vocalists who are interested in developing their jazz technique. The course will be taught by BBC award-winning vocalist Anita Wardell. She will be joined by Robin Aspland (piano), Paul Grainger  (bass) & Tristan Mailliot (drums).


There is a mixture of group work and individual coaching. Topics will include:

  • Technique and breathing.
  • Repertoire.
  • Ballads.
  • Improvisation and scat singing.
  • Performance techniques.
  • Rhythm and feel.
  • Song preparation with piano, bass and drums.


Friday: 2pm to 5pm.
Saturday and Sunday: 11am to 5pm,with one hour lunch break.
The course concludes with a participant concert at 5.30pm on Sunday.
Each of the participating vocalists will have the opportunity to perform a song, accompanied by the rhythm section.
Anita will also perform a full concert with her quartet, featuring material from her recent and forthcoming CDs on Saturday 14th May at 8.30pm

Course fee and booking

The course fee is £160 for two days or £200 for three. Bookings are being handled by Loire Music.