• learn how to improvise songs in this 6 week course

improvised musical course

Learn how to improvise songs and put them together into improvised musical scenes, stories and games.

Learn improvised singing and musical improv in a fun and supportive environment. Topics include improvised singing, scenes into song, solos, duets, group singing, synchronised dancing, musical improv structure and improvised musical games, scenes and stories.

Only suitable for people with previous improv experience. If you haven’t got previous improv experience it’s best to start with at least our beginners improv course first.

No previous singing experience is needed to do this course. You don’t have to be able to sing to do this course!

dates, time, location

Dates: Every Wednesday for 6 weeks from Wednesday 14th November 2018.

Time: 7pm – 9:30pm.

Price: £150. Either payable all at once or with an initial payment of £75 followed by the remaining £75 once the course starts.

Workshop Location: Theatre Delicatessen Studios, 1st Floor, 2 Finsbury Avenue, London, EC2M 2PP.

Tube: Liverpool Street, Moorgate or Bank.

teacher Phil Lunn

Phil performs his one man improvised cabaret Phil Lunn Is at international improv festivals around Europe.

“My jaw wouldn’t leave the floor. Loved every single minute”Swedish Improv Festival 2016

Phil also been musical director of Story Kitchen, one of our most popular regular shows at our Improv Comedy Club, and musical director of Music Box the Improvised Comedy Musical including runs at The Edinburgh Fringe.

He’s also worked with many other groups including The London Improvathon, The Maydays, Shotgun, Silly String Theory, Scrath, Crumbs, NewsRevue and several shows at The Edinburgh Fringe.

As Charlie Parker said about a different type of improvisation, “Master your instrument, master the music, then forget all that and just play.” It’s just as true for what we do.

topics

  • Improvising singing.
  • Rhythm.
  • Setting up and making rhymes.
  • Opening numbers.
  • Tag lines.
  • Verse and Chorus.
  • Song structure.
  • Improvised synchronised dancing.
  • Scenes going into song.
  • Musical improv games.
  • Exploring patterns, relationships and themes in songs.
  • Group songs.
  • Solos.
  • Duets.
  • Improvised musical structure.

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