Posted: July 17, 2017
Last Saturday saw the conclusion of the 13th presentation of Creative Generation State School's Onstage for 2017.
Our Vocal Manoeuvres Academy Director, Alison Rogers, has been involved in this event from the very beginning when the company was contracted to stage the first event at QPAC on an eight week timeline. The event has grown into an enormously successful annual event and is now staged at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.
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Posted: July 14, 2017
This is the first in a new series of Chorister Profile articles. Each month we will be interviewing our academy members, to find out more about the people behind the voices!
This month we are profiling Emma Bell, one of the talented members of our Queensland Festival Chorus ensemble, who recently sat her year 5 Trinity College singing exam. Here's the interview...
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Posted: July 07, 2017
Each year the Vocal Manoeuvres Academy is contracted to conduct a Sitzprobe with the Creative Generation State School’s Onstage students and every time we receive many enquiries from students and staff on “What a ‘Sitzprobe’ is and the purpose of one”.
Given the term is an operatic one, we thought we’d consult one of Australia’s leading proponent of Opera and ask Conductor from Opera Australia, Brian Castles-Onion, for his insight!
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