Choral Singing Holidays

by Mythodia Conservatory

1-7 July 2019

Do you like singing?

Do you want to discover your voice?

Would you like to take part in a concert on a Greek island?

Do you want to have a creative holiday?

Do you like making new acquaintances?

then… «Sing your myth on Paros»!

Daily Singing Lessons for advanced and beginners

2-8 July 2018

  • Ages: for adults of any age
  • Team spirit
  • Tour of the island of Paros and acquaintance with traditional musicians.
  • Participation in our final concert that will be held in an outdoor venue, under the starry sky of the Aegean.
  • Collaboration with Greek musicians.
  • Teachers: Maroulia Kontou, Artistic Director of Conservatory Mythology and experienced collaborators.

Program

Monday & Tuesday

  • 10:00 – 10:30: Voice warm-up with exercises inspired from sound-yoga and tai chi, which leads to body and voice activation
  • 10:30 – 11:30: Rehearsal part 1
  • 11:30 – 12:00: Coffee/snack break
  • 12:00 – 13:00: Rehearsal part 2
  • 19:00 – 20:30: Short warm-up and rehearsal

Wednesday:
Free day – Excursion

A free day for all to enjoy, relax or explore the island individually or as part of the group.

Everyone can do whatever he/she wants or follow the group in a guided tour, an excursion around the island.

N.B.: Participation must be booked in advanced – The cost of the tour is not included in the price of the seminar

Thursday & Friday

  • 10:00 – 10:30: Voice warm-up with exercises inspired from sound-yoga and tai chi, which leads to body and voice activation
  • 10:30 – 11:30: Rehearsal part 1
  • 11:30 – 12:00: Coffee/snack break
  • 12:00 – 13:00: Rehearsal part 2
  • 19:00 – 20:30: Short warm-up and rehearsal

Saturday:

  • 10:30 – 12:00: Morning rehearsal
  • 20:00: Worshop’s concert (participants should be dressed in white– make sure to bring white clothes in your luggage)

Who can take part in the seminar:

Anyone who wants to get in touch, make friends, meet people from around the world who love music and anyone who wishes to have a special holiday.

Two languages will be used: English and Greek.

At the seminar there will be 2 groups:

  1. Beginners of all ages who have no musical knowledge.
    The beginners section will deal with songs from around the world, including Greece.
  2. Musically experienced persons.
    Musical works to be studied will be announced soon so that participants have the opportunity to prepare themselves.

  • Εarly bird participation fee until 31 March
    €350
    includes tuition fees, coffee breaks, photocopies, workshop material, etc.
  • Participation fee
    €370
    includes tuition fees, coffee breaks, photocopies, workshop material, etc.
  • Guided Tour (optional)
    €60
    Guided tour of the island of Paros with Avgi Kalogianni, and acquaintance with traditional musicians.
  • Accommodation at 2 stars Hotel Nikolas (no swimming pool) in double room
    €220
    7 nights from 1 to 7 July including breakfast
    more about Hotel Nikolas here
  • Accommodation at 3 stars High Mill Hotel (with swimming pool) in double room
    €320
    7 nights from 1 to 7 July including breakfast
    more about High Mill Hotel here
  • Other Preferred Hotels

Fill in the Application Form Now - registrations will be open until May 30, 2019.

Payment methods and deadline

Downpayment:
100€ before the 30th May 2019 to secure your registration to the workshop and your accommodation.

The down-payment can be processed via PayPal or by direct bank transfer.

Full payment of tuition fees:
Monday 1 July 2019, start of the workshop.


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Please note:

  • do not forget to bring white clothes to wear at the concert!
  • the maximum number of participants is limited to 30
  • the minimum number of participants is fixed to 15 – if this number is not reached by 15 April, the organizers reserve the right to cancel the workshop and refund down-payments.
  • the costs of participation and accommodation do not include any transportation costs

How do I go to Paros Island?

Olympic Air and Sky Express have regular direct flights to Paros from Athens airport.
Paros is also serviced daily by many ferries and fast boats from the port of Piraeus.You can find all the timetables HERE.

It is also possible to fly from many cities in Europe to the neighboring islands of Mykonos and Santorini and then take a boat to Paros. You will find the boats’ timetables in the same link as above.

Lessons will take place at Conservatory Mythodia