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Solfeggio: Reading music in sheet music with the voice

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I teach you to read the scores with your voice. We are going to learn to sing scales, arpeggios and intervals, and to identify them on the staff to read them. We will also see what is the key signature, the tones and the modes. As everything is sung, we will detach the two mechanisms: the chest voice and the head voice, and we will tune the ear.

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It is important that you have a pentagram notebook.

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Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:Spanish, English

About Me

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Professional in music with an emphasis on singing and composition from Universidad El Bosque. Master in Musicology at the University of Southampton (United Kingdom).

I have led activities for groups of children, adolescents and adults, such as singing classes, choral conducting and teaching music theory and listening training.

Soprano with popular and lyrical training.

As a researcher and as a singer I have dedicated myself to sacred music and art song in Spanish. Currently I dedicate myself to singing in various vocal ensembles of sacred music, and to giving private lessons in singing, music theory and piano.

Education

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University of Southampton 2015-2016
MMus Musicology

El Bosque University 2009-2014
Master of Music with an emphasis on composition. Basic cycle in jazz singing.
Highest grade of honor by average.

La Salle College - Bogotá 1997-2008

Experience / Qualifications

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Singing and piano tutor
January 2014 - Present

Good Shepherd Institute polyphonic choir
October 2020 - Present
Functions: Soprano

Berlitz
November 2022 - Present
Functions: English teacher.

Female Gregorian Schola Maria Mater Dei
July 2019- Present
Functions: Singer

Los Laureles Country Gym
August 2019- December 2019
Functions: Singing teacher for the extracurricular workshops of multiple intelligences.

Chamber Choir Capella Cathedralis Bogotensis
March 2019- June 2020
Functions: Soprano

Amadeus School of Arts - Pre-University
March 2019- July 2019
Functions: Choir teacher and auditory training, in order to prepare students to take the entrance exam to the music career.

Amadeus School of Arts
April 2018- July 2019
Functions: Vocal technique teacher and choir for hours. English teacher for hours.
Achievements: Assembly of the works “Hark! The herald angel sing ”,“ The first Noel ”and“ O Tannenbaum ”with children and adolescents from 6 to 16 years old.

Philokalia Cantorum Choir.
September 2016- November 2017.
Functions: Selection and assembly of the works, soprano.
Achievements: Launch concert in homage to Our Lady. March 25, 2017 at the Jesus Christ the Redeemer Parish, Bogotá.
Punctus Contrapunctum Concert. October 6, 2017 at the San Juan de Ávila Parish, Bogotá.

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This course is aimed at children who want to start in the world of music. We will learn basic notions of reading the staff and develop the ear, while we get to know the piano, and we explore the possibilities of our own voice. In this course we will also have music appreciation sessions of different genres and rhythms.
In this course I teach you to become familiar with the scores of the Gregorian Chant and its Vatican notation, which works in tetragram instead of staff, and does not have the conventional rhythmic figures. We will learn the Gregorian symbols and ways, while also awakening the voice and gaining notions of Latin, history and liturgy.

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