HEA 2021
Ngaruawahia Christian Camp
11-13 June 2021
When What
FRIDAY
5.30pm Register and find rooms
6.30pm Meet & greet
7.00pm Keynote address – Josh Ellery presenting research on Inclusivity and Belonging
8.00pm Mini break/Community singing
8.30pm Regional Quartet Qualifying Contest
9.30pm Evaluations and/or ice-cream
SATURDAY
9.00am General Warm up
9.15am Chorus Jumble – Rehearsal with coaches
You will be placed into mixed chapter choruses called:
Mixed
Muddled
Motley
Mashed
10.15am Jumble Chorus performances
10.30am MORNING TEA
11.00am Education classes 1
Inclusivity and Belonging – follow up discussion – Josh Ellery
Performance Techniques for frontline teachers – Charlotte
Be an artist, not just a singer – Richard Harker
Rehearsal techniques for quartet and chorus – Andrew Grieve
12.00pm LUNCH
1.00pm Education classes 2
Matching resonance to improve unity – Jill
Mixed singing techniques – Henri and Will
Sight singing to speed up learning – Richard Harker
Behind the scenes – your body the instrument – Matt Barris
2.00pm Education classes 3
Rehearsing your quartet – Will
Straw phonation for vocal health – Matt Barris
Music and embellishments – Josh Ellery
How to start a mixed chorus - Charlotte
3.00pm AFTERNOON TEA
3.30pm Large chorus coaching:
Muddled and Motley /Mixed and Mashed
5.00pm Large Chorus performances
5.30pm DINNER
7.00pm Saturday Night Show* – to include quartets, choruses, Youth Chorus, combo choruses (large with small), ‘Non-member’ Chorus, Mixed Chorus, talent spots, guest artists
9.30pm Afterglow
SUNDAY
9.00am General warm up
9.30am Education Class:
Coaching a chorus under glass – Charlotte, Jill, Henri, Will, Richard
10.30am MORNING TEA
11.00am A panel discussion or Mini TED Talks - TBC
12.00pm LUNCH
1.00pm Depart