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Singing workshops

Singing Through The Seasons

Are you feeling isolated? Would you like to try something new? Why not join a friendly, informal women’s singing group?

The new term runs from 24th April until 17th July 2017.

Time:  12:30pm - 2:30pm

Suggested donation: £2

Venue:  The Welcome Centre, Burngreave, Sheffield

The sessions aim to build women’s confidence and self-esteem in a warm & friendly atmosphere through singing together. If you might like to give it a go please get in touch …

For more information about the taster session or to book your place please contact Miriam on 0114 273 7718 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

What to expect

We begin with group-building activities and move on to singing warm-ups, including physical relaxation, breathing and gentle vocal exercises. Then we learn simple songs in parts. As part of this process, we encourage sharing and discussion, so that people get the chance to be part of the group and widen their social networks.

At the end of each term, the members of the singing group will have the opportunity to take home a CD of all the songs that they have learnt and sung that term, so they can continue to enjoy listening and singing along to them in their own home.

Singing at our open day

As you can see from the feedback below, this project is hugely beneficial to its participants:

“It is a step back into a normal life after 3 years of suffering from anxiety and depression. It is good to be in a group where there is understanding and acceptance of mental health issues.”

“A lot of friendship.”

“More confidence to give things a try.”

“Elated, uplifted by the singing, the harmony, the whole dynamic of being in a group and singing together.”

“Reminded me of the benefits of breathing deeply to help with anxiety.”

“I don’t stammer when I’m singing.”

“It makes me feel special.”

“When we arrived we were complete strangers. Within a short time we have become friends.”

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