The Voice Explained – Belt and Mixed Voice

Belt and Mixed Voice

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Taught by
Portrait of Anne-Marie Speed
Anne-Marie Speed
West End and International Vocal Coach – Film, Theatre, Musical Theatre, TV; Estill Mentor and Course Instructor (with Service Distinction & Advanced Testing Privileges), Estill Lifetime Achievement Award 2019
Date Sunday, November 21, 2021
Time 6:00:–9:00: UTC (18:00–21:00 GMT/UTC)
Venue Online
Price £75
Early Bird £60 (enter code EARLYBIRD at checkout, valid till 10/21/2021)
Student £45 (enter code STUDENT at checkout)
Suitable for
singersprofessionalsstudentspeople familiar with Estill Voice Trainingteacherspeople new to the Estill model

A return for one of our most popular courses this year!

Belt and ‘Mixed’ Voice are staples of musical theatre auditions and all contemporary shows require an understanding of how to move between the two. Understanding the difference physiologically and where and when to move between the two is an essential skill in contemporary musical theatre.

The day will include:

  • Contributions from leading industry professionals
  • Defining Belt – what it is and how it is made
  • Defining Mix by genre and show
  • Key physiological differences between Belt and Mix
  • Training objectives and practise
  • Where to use Belt and/or Mix
  • Live demonstrations
  • Q&As

PRIOR KNOWLEDGE OF ESTILL VOICE TRAINING NOT REQUIRED

Suitable For : For those new to the Estill Voice Training and those with experience; anyone working with the voice - SLTs, singing teachers, professional singers, students and amateurs; voice, speech & drama teachers; actors. Suitable for all styles of voice, singing & speaking

Anne-Marie presented the first Estill based workshop on Belt over 20 years ago and has successfully developed many innovative teaching strategies to get everyone Belting safely.

N.B. Please note that tutors and some course elements may vary from that advertised without notice

Taught by
Portrait of Anne-Marie Speed
Anne-Marie Speed
West End and International Vocal Coach – Film, Theatre, Musical Theatre, TV; Estill Mentor and Course Instructor (with Service Distinction & Advanced Testing Privileges), Estill Lifetime Achievement Award 2019