This special skill-building course is for the blues vocalist looking to strengthen skills in how to launch a song and how to land a perfect ending. There are so many creative ways to approach this often neglected skill set. Each student will get much-focused attention and practice time on repertoire while learning new strategies and ideas. Guitarist Danny Caron accompanies all classes. Prerequisites: students must have taken Blues Vocal Funshop or receive permission from the instructor.
Wednesdays 6:30 – 8 pm
1/9 – 3/13 (10 weeks)
Pamela Rose • $460
Online registration is not available for this course. A placement consultation is required, please contact Laurie Antonioli for more details at firstname.lastname@example.org or 510-845-5373 x21.
Pamela Rose (voice)
B.A., UC Berkeley. Jazz and blues vocalist, songwriter, recording artist. Recent performances include Monterey Jazz Festival, SFJAZZ, Grammy Foundation, Copenhagen Jazz Festival, Cal Performances. Featured on NPR’s “All Things Considered.” Her latest project “Wild Women of Song” (highlighting the work of women jazz and blues songwriters) has Rose touring, speaking and performing at universities and performing arts centers nation-wide, and resulted in the publication of a book on the topic.