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Level 1 and 2 Course

Level 1 and 2 Course - Estill Level 1 & Level 2 Course in English -13 Figures of Voice Control & 6 Estill Voice Qualitie
Course ID: 2251
Date: 2023/07/07 to 2023/07/11 (YYYY/MM/DD) Time: Tag 1,2,4: 10-21:30; Tag 3 & 5: 10-19:00 Uhr Cost: 720 Language: English
Instructors: Dr. Stefanie Rummel
Contact: Stefanie Rummel | rummel@sing-teach.com | 0049 173 302 45 78
Course Location:
Theaterschool Hakoena, Theater 't Mozaiek, Campuslaan 6, 6602 HX Wijchen, The Netherlands
Campuslaan 6 
Wijchen 6602 HX
Netherlands

The Level 1 and 2 Course is for anyone who would like to improve their singing or speaking voice—singers, actors, vocal coaches, drama instructors, speech-language pathologists and other vocal health professionals. Level 1: Figures for Voice Control™ teaches the Craft of speaking and singing and employs exercises that will give you new vocal options for all styles. Level 2: Figure Combinations for Six Voice Qualities™ combines Figure options from Level 1 to produce six voice qualities--Speech, Falsetto, Sob, Twang, Opera, and Belting. This course offers a clear understanding of the voice’s limitless possibilities, along with how to keep it vibrant and healthy. This live course explores each Estill Figure (vocal structure) and Estill Voice Quality (“recipe”) and includes:

  • Level 1 Workbook™, Make & Move Larynx™, Level 2 Workbook™, supporting handouts
  • Introduction to Level 1: 13 Figures for Voice Control™
  • Introduction to Level 2: Figure Combinations for Six Voice Qualities™
  • Vocal exercises for range, strength, clarity, and stamina
  • Large and small group learning and discussions
  • Masterclass/open coaching sessions for repertoire or case studies

Estill Voiceprint Plus™ is highly recommended for this course. Purchase this software (APP) for MAC or PC at the time of registration and receive 25% off the regular price. (This is a one-time offer at registration only).

A Level 1 & 2 Certificate of Attendance will be issued upon completion of this Level 1 & 2 Course. This certificate is one of the requirements for Trainer Certification in Estill Voice Training®.

*Estill Voice Training®, and its parent company Estill Voice International, LLC, has neither an aesthetic nor gender bias and stands for the strengthening of cultural diversity, plurality and inclusion.

Estill Level 1 & Level 2 Course (Netherlands)

Level 1- 13 Figures of Voice Control & Level 2 - 6 Voice Qualities Estill Voice Trainings

  • Dates: 07.-11.07.2023
  • Venue: Theaterschool Hakoena, Theater 't Mozaiek, Campuslaan 6, 6602 HX Wijchen, The Netherland
  • Times: Day 1,2,4: 10-22:00; Tag 3 & 5: 10-19:00 Uhr *Depending on the group size
  • Costs: 720 Euro* plus the books and software paid at Estillvoice.com

 Dr. med. Stefanie Rummel (Estill Mentor Course Instructor) - rummel@sing-teach.com

  •  ·      Master Classes as a Estill Specialist & Vocal Coach
  • ·      2D & 3D MRI Research on the vocal tract and voice
  • ·      Musical Theatre Actress and Solo Performer

Bram Versteegen (Estill Master Trainer) bramisback@gmail.com

  •  ·      Musical Theatre Performer & Singer
  • ·      Currently in the Dutch Les Misérables
  • ·      Voice teacher of beginners and professional

 

LEVEL 1:

What are the 13 Estill Figures of Voice Control of the Level?

These are physiological structures whose functions are taught and trained, such as the vocal folds, pocket folds, thyroid cartilage, cricoid cartilage, aryepiglottic sphincter, velum...

What are the 6 Estill Voice Qualities of the Level 2?

  • • The 6 voice qualities are: Speech, Falsetto, Sobbing, Twang, Opera, Belting
  • • These are conveyed, practiced and translated into language and singing with the help of the 13 Figures.

 

  • Approach:
  • • - Science, practical exercises, finger signs & artistic expression
  • • - Understanding versus imitating is the goal!
  • • - Learn 13 Figures of Estill Voice Training
  • • - Learn about 6 Voice Qualities and their variations to sing and speak in different styles
  • • - Recognize the clear systematics of this voice technique, which can explain many voice colors!
  • • - Everyone is trained individually!
  • • - Small groups!
  • • - In open sessions, practical units and theory are put directly into practice.
  • • - You will practice on your own songs of various genres as an example
  • • - Alternatively, we work with your texts (poems, song texts, song texts, speech texts) 

Meals for the participants: We provide coffee, tea, water, biscuits and fruit. Everyone has to pay for their own lunch/dinner in which we will order.

Place to stay: Get in contact with Bram or have a look at airbnb or booking.com

Registration takes place in two ways:

  • The course payment goes directly via www.sing-teach.com/shop or by bank transfer to Stefanie Rummel.
  • On estilvoice.com you register via Step 1 and order the workbook and the software for the course. This will be paid to Estill Voice Training:
  • https://www.estillvoice.com/find-a-course/?id=

 

Books & Estill Voiceprint:

The Level 1 and Level 2 books are purchased separately via registration on the Estillvoice.com website. The physical books are then sent to the classroom location bundled with all book orders. Alternatively, a PDF of the 2 books can be purchased directly when registering on Estillvoice.com. They are printable. I use the software Estill Voiceprint in the course. This software is offered at a particularly reasonable price when booking the course. I recommend buying these as we use them and as they are more expensive otherwise: If you don't receive the registration confirmation email, please check the spam for a moment.

Continuing education credits:

  • You will receive a certificate of participation from Estill Voice Training which will be registered for your further certification steps.
  • The standards for the recognition of continuing education credits are complied with. It is possible to give continuing education points in certain circumstances....

Language: Mainly in English – German and Dutch is spoken by Stefanie Rummel and Bram Versteegen

Websites: www.sing-teach.com , www.institut-rummel.de ? website ?

For whom?

  • For those interested in voice, amateurs and professionals, singing teachers, singers, teachers, speakers, choir directors, lecturers, speech therapists, ENT doctors and phoniatrists
  • For all who want to get a better understanding about the voice and its anatomy and practical approaches for different vocal styles.

 

Bring along: Playbacks, CD, USB, iPod, sheet music and/or texts in duplicate for 2-3 short open sessions.

Open sessions:

  • • - Everyone is trained individually!
  • • - Small groups!
  • • - Practical units and theory are put directly into practice.
  • • - You will practice on your own songs of various genres as an example
  • • - Alternatively, we work with your texts (poems, song texts, song texts, speech texts)

* “The registration is binding. Booked face-to-face appointments will take place online instead in the event of force majeure. The same applies if a face-to-face meeting could lead to a health risk for the participants. For the online appointments, participants need a laptop or PC/tablet equipped with a microphone and webcam and a good LAN connection."

Course Information:

LEVEL 1:

What are the 13 Estill Figures of Voice Control of the Level?

These are physiological structures whose functions are taught and trained, such as the vocal folds, pocket folds, thyroid cartilage, cricoid cartilage, aryepiglottic sphincter, velum...

Course topics:

Different movement patterns and their effects on 13 figures in vocalization, voice health and their variations are discussed and practically imparted in implementation. This answers many questions:

  • • - How do I start a sound?
  • • - What forms of vocal cord vibration are there?
  • • - How can I sing better loud and soft?
  • • - How can I produce more voice colors?
  • • - How do I get nasality under control?
  • • - How do I get more control?
  • • - How can I estimate my effort?
  • • - What are my typical vocal habits?
  • • - How can I train what I don't like vocally?
  • • - How can I practice what I have learned visually and aurally? (Estill Voice Print)
  • • - How can I sing healthy?
  • • - …

 

Scientifically based, practically and/or artistically implemented!

You are prepared directly for Level 2, where the vocal qualities are developed: Speech, Twang, Falsetto & Sobbing, Belting, Opera. We work here with small numbers of participants in a nice personal atmosphere. This ensures that everyone gets the chance to train the technical exercises individually. LEVEL 2 The 6 Qualities of Estill Voice Training The figures from level 1 are put together in different voice qualities and their variations.

What are the 6 Estill Voice Qualities of the Level 2?

  • • The 6 voice qualities are: Speech, Falsetto, Sobbing, Twang, Opera, Belting
  • • These are conveyed, practiced and translated into language and singing with the help of the 13 Figures.

Course Topics: The composition of different figures conveys voice qualities of very different character forms with pinpoint accuracy. A wide range of forms of expression is possible. The scientific basis, practical exercises, vocal health and implementation in everyday life are discussed and imparted in practice. This answers many questions:

  • • - How can I safely produce different voice qualities?
  • • - What options do I have when transferring registers?
  • • - How are the vocal qualities composed? Which figures do I need?
  • • - How can I produce different voice styles?
  • • - What variations are there?
  • • - How do I analyze singing voices?
  • • - How can I practice what I have learned visually and aurally? (Estill Voice Print)
  • • - How do I get more control?
  • • - What are my typical vocal habits?
  • • - What are my voice quality challenges?
  • • - How can I train what I don't like vocally?
  • • - How can I sing healthy?
  • • - …

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