Saturday, 1 August 2020
Fortuity and Nicky Salt are combining forces to share their knowledge and experience of singing as a barbershop quartet for this one-day, online education event.
It’s free and everyone is welcome to attend the sessions whether you’re a seasoned quartet singer or just a wanna-be quartetter – there’s always something to learn. You can watch it live on our YouTube channel using any device. The sessions will also be available to watch on-demand if you miss it.
Fortuity is a long-distance quartet based in London, Bristol and Cornwall. They are the Quartet of Nations regional quartet champion in 2011 and 2018 as well as one of the current top 10 quartets in Sweet Adelines International. Fortuity is made up of Veryan Zimber (tenor), Gemma Fox (lead), Sarah Netherton (baritone) and Sophie Hasson (bass).
About Nicky Salt
Nicky is a well-sought vocal coach and a highly-accomplished singer. She had previously sung with Phoenix where she also served as assistant director. Nicky also had a successful stint as bass of Finesse, reaching third in the world. She also currently directs a women’s barbershop chorus in the Netherlands, Sound Waves.
(order and timings are TBC)
- Musical Choices by Fortuity
- Planning to Make the Dream a Reality by Fortuity
- So, You Want to Enter a Barbershop Competition by Fortuity
- Exploring Characterisation and Unity by Nicky Salt
- The Psychology of Singing and Performing by Nicky Salt
- LIVE: Our Quartet Journey by Fortuity
- LIVE: The Quartet-Coach Relationship by Fortuity and Nicky Salt
Send Your Questions in Advance
You may send in your questions in advance for the two live sessions, Our Quartet Journey and The Quartet-Coach Relationship, by completing the form through the link below.