Bands

THE FLANNELETTES

Jane Coker (tenor sax, mandolin, vocals), Tanya Nolan (guitar, guitjo, ukulele, harmonica, vocals), and Jules de Cinque (bass, uke, vocals). We sing great songs, mostly by women song writers, with lots of luscious harmony vocals.

 

 

Workshops, groups and events

SINGING GROUPS

Grandridge 245 (Mirboo North’s Community Choir): Wednesdays 7.15 – 9pm at St Mary’s Church Hall, 114 Ridgway, Mirboo North. No auditions, all welcome. Term 1 2018 starts Wed  14 Feb with a “Come and Try” night open to all. Term ends Wed  28 March. $10 per session payable at start of term. ($12 ($10 conc) if paid weekly). Enquiries: Jane: 0400 053266, jane.coker@bigpond.com

Meeniyan Singing Sessions: 2nd Monday of the month (except January and March) 7 – 8.30pm at Meeniyan Hall. $12 ($5 kids). Each session is a one-off singing session so no ongoing commitment required. Fun acappella songs, rounds and chants from across the globe. All welcome. No singing experience needed. No need to book – just turn up. Further info: Jane: 0400 053266, jane.coker@bigpond.com

Group Singing for everyone at The Mirboo North Artspace (81B Ridgway, next to the Brewery). Wednesdays 1.30pm-2.30pm. $12 per session. Fun acappella songs, rounds and chants from across the globe. No singing experience needed. Shower singers very welcome! Term 1 2018 dates are Wed 14 Feb to Wed 28 March. Enquiries: Jane: 0400 053266, jane.coker@bigpond.com

 

MUSIC GROUPS

Mirboo North Ukulele Players:
Friday afternoons at The Mirboo North Artspace (81b Ridgway, next to the brewery ).

1.30 – 2pm – Absolute beginners, 2 – 2.30pm – Not quite beginners, 2.30 – 3pm – Smarty pants!   Come to 1, 2 or all 3 sessions each week. Cost $12 per session. Term 1 2018 dates are Fri 16 Feb to Fri 23 March. Enquiries: Jane: 0400 053266, jane.coker@bigpond.com

 

SINGING LESSONS

Inverloch: Tuesday mornings $70 (1 hour)

Dumbalk: Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays $58 (1 hour)

 

ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE LESSONS

Inverloch: Tuesday mornings $70 1 hour

Dumbalk: Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays $58 1 hour

 

WORKSHOPS:

WHAT IS ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE?

Thursday March 1st 2pm – 4pm at Mannagum Community House, corner of Station road and Court street, Foster.

A 2-hour workshop with Jane Coker introducing the Alexander Technique -a non-strenuous method of becoming more aware of your posture and the way you move and generally “use” your body so that you can improve balance and co-ordination and reduce strain and wear and tear. A series of Alexander Technique lessons from a qualified teacher usually leads to a reduction or elimination of back and joint pain, improved circulation and generally improved wellbeing. This workshop introduces the basic principles. Cost $15. Bookings essential: Contact Jane – 0400 053266, jane.coker@bigpond.com

 

ANNUAL ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE AND VOICE RESIDENTIAL WEEKEND

Come to a residential Voice and Alexander Technique weekend workshop  In Inverloch with Jane Coker Fri 28 Sept 12noon to Sun 30 Sept 2pm (Grand Final long weekend).

Sing, explore your voice, relax, learn new songs and practice Alexander Technique for ease in your body and voice. Anne Mallen, a wonderful Alexander Technique teacher from Daylesford/Melbourne, will be assisting in leading the weekend.

At The Barn, 8 Grandview Grove, Inverloch – 30 seconds walk to the beach!

Price $300 – covers 3 Alexander Technique workshops, 2 singing  workshops and 2 voice exploration workshops plus all meals and accommodation.

Book early! Email jane.coker@bigpond.com

 

 

Contact Jane for more info 0400 053266, jane.coker@bigpond.com

I am in my element when I am singing or playing music with others. Alexander Technique has helped me to sing and play better and given me the physical stamina to keep singing and playing longer! Read more

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