Victoria is now available for Skype/Facetime/Zoom online singing lessons. Please get in touch for information and availability.
£20 for 30 minutes
£30 for 45 minutes
All levels catered for in a relaxed and encouraging environment.
Lessons are held in my vocal studio at The Unitarian Meeting Hall, Brunswick Square, Bristol BS2 8PE.
18+ students only.
Terms and conditions:
Once a lesson has been booked any cancellation must be made the day before the lesson or the reserved lesson time must be paid for in full.
You can pay cash or card machine on the day, payment will be taken at the start of the lesson.
Teaching experience & qualifications
My name is Victoria Bourne. I am a professional singer and teacher based in Bristol UK. Whether you’re an absolute beginner, aspiring intermediate or advanced singer, I have a lesson for you.
I am musically educated to Masters level at the University of Bristol and a qualified teacher who completed and passed a two year post graduate teaching qualification in higher education from Kings College London, (Post Graduate Certificate in Academic Practice) as well as holding with distinction the Associate of Trinity College London (ATCL). I am a member of the Musician’s Union and Association of Teachers of Singing and have completed the NSPCC Child Protection course.
I have 25 years of vocal teaching experience in theatres, music shops, universities, schools in community based workshops (DBS checked) and privately. I am comfortable teaching a wide variety of musical styles (including jazz, blues, music theatre, classical, pop, flamenco, rock and much more) and am also happy to teach the theory of music.
One to One singing & vocal lessons are available for those wanting a personal & intensive experience that will give you the opportunity to develop your own singing & general vocal skills; create a singing technique that suits you, & explore & discover your own voice within the context of music you love. My method focuses on learning how to use your body as your vocal instrument. Exploring singing, voice work, musicianship, stage craft, and vocal composition.
Styles covered include:
Musical theatre, rock, pop, classical, jazz, blues, flamenco, folk…
You will find this approach to singing, supportive, holistic, & fun. I have 25 years experience of vocal teaching all abilities and ages successfully.
If you want to:
• Improve or build your singing technique.
• Address vocal problems in your speech or singing.
• Keep singing in tune.
• Join a choir – but need a little help to prepare for it.
• Audition preparation.
• Learn how to improvise easily & with confidence.
• Interpret songs with musical & theatrical insight.
• Increase your performance skills.
• Learn about microphone techniques.
• Explore your Extended Voice.
• Learn how to practice!
• Try your hand at reading music.
• Brush up your Music Theory.
• Work on your song writing.
• Work in a variety of singing styles from Jazz to Rock, Classical, Folk….
• Find out how to approach highly complex scores by contemporary classical composers.
Receive intelligent, creative & illuminating coaching for recital & performance work in Contemporary Classical Music.
07582 073 304
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