SCHOOL OF VOX

SCHOOL OF VOX

Information current as at AUGUST 2018

 

CONTACT DETAILS

Leah Oliver, Director, 0400 827 772

Choir's Email Address: info@schoolofvox.com

Choir's Website: www.schoolofvox.com

 

DETAILS ABOUT THE CHOIR

Vision statement / Artistic goals: School of Vox is a choir for young singers aged 8-18 in Melbourne's Inner West; their mission is to have a great time singing songs from a wide variety of genres, places and times

Voice type: Children's/Youth Choirs

Choir performs: Both accompanied & unaccompanied

Year Choir formed: 2018

No. of Singing Members - Currently: 15 Desired: 50

Musical Repertoire: From medieval to modern, and everything in between

Musical Director: Leah Oliver

No. of years in current post: since 2018

Previous musical experience: Over 25 years' experience in music education in the classroom and privately; Leah has directed many and various musical ensembles and productions, and is the co-founder and Director of The Rebelles

Choir's past collaborations with other musical groups: None

JOINING REQUIREMENTS

Audition: Yes - a brief friendly meeting with the Director to ascertain suitability and range

Minimum Attendance policy - Rehearsals: No Concerts: No

Membership Fees: $15 per week, charged per term

Ability to read music: Not necessary

Sight-reading ability: Not necessary

 

REHEARSAL ARRANGEMENTS

Av. No. of rehearsals/week: 1

Usual rehearsal night(s): Wednesday

Suburb: Yarraville

Rehearsal venue: Pilgrim Uniting Church, Cnr Bayview Rd and Montague St

Off-street parking: No

 

PERFORMANCES

Performance Apparel: None as yet

Av. No. of Concert Programs/year: 3

Av. No. of Performances/year: 3

Sample of the Choir's past Concert Venues: Pilgrim Uniting Church

Examples of musical pieces performed: Inanay (Tiddas), This is Me (The Greatest Showman), Ships of Arcady (Michael Head), Dona Nobis Pacem (Anon), Wings (Little Mix)

Touring: No

 

CHOIR'S ADMINISTRATION

Administration / Governance arrangements for the Choir: Currently administered by the Director

Types of Committees: n/a

 

MUSIC LIBRARY

Own collection of music scores: No

 

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