Joining the dots

Joining the dots
This course seeks to unravel the secrets of musical notation.  It will be a basic practical and theoretical guide to how music is written and how it can be read by singers.  Each session will deal with one point about pitch and one point about rhythm and there will be lots of musical examples.  Anyone can join and questions will be welcomed!

Joining the dots
Tutor: Angela Sleeman
Ability: Beginners
Day & time: Wednesday 6.00-7.00pm - 
Duration: 1 hour class, 8 weeks
Membership subscription: £35 

Venue: for AUTUMN 2020, online via Zoom

Joining the dots
First class: Wednesday - January 2021 (tbc)
Half Term: w/c 17 February 2021 (NO CLASS)
Last class: Wednesday - March 2021 (tbc - 8 week class)
Time: 6pm-7pm
Cost: £35.00, 8 week course

Venue: tbc

Joining the dots - TBC please keep checking the Home page and our newsletter for information about our Summer 2021 programme
First class: tbc
Half Term: 
Last class:
Time: 6pm-7pm
Cost: £35
Place: tbc


First class: Wednesday 23 September 2020
Half Term: W/B 28 October 2020 (no class)
Last class: Wednesday 18 November 2020
Time: 6pm-7pm
Cost: £35.00 
Place: online via Zoom
NB: 8-week course only

New members: Please enrol online before term starts by first registering here on the Addison Singers website, then purchase a Class membershipclick on Checkout and choose a payment method. You will receive a confirmation email. 

Existing members: Please login using your email address and/or reset your password. Then select your membership and payment method.

This class is taught online for Autumn 2020. After the term has started please contact us to ask about enrolling.

Payment methods

You can pay by:

  • bank transfer online (BACS) to CAF Bank Sort code 40-52-40, Account 00016259. Please put your last name, choir/class and term as the payee reference (eg SMITH OC VT SPR14). This is our preferred method of payment, it doesn't cost you or us anything.
  • cheque, please add your bank card number on the reverse of your cheque, made payable to The Addison Group of Singers.
  • credit/debit card. We are now able to offer a card payment option. A small fee is payable to cover the cost of the transaction. Please select Debit/Credit Card payment on the Checkout page and follow instructions. You will receive an email confirmation. 

If a choir rehearsal has to be cancelled, for example, due to bad weather conditions, refunds will not be given, as we will try to arrange an alternative date. If a class has to be cancelled and cannot be rearranged, the fee will be refunded based on the number of cancelled sessions.

If a member does not take up a place or complete a term for any reason (other than the above) there is no entitlement to a refund. You can however opt to transfer your fee to the following term. If you wish to transfer to another choir or class you need to consult our Administrator, and any difference in the fee or subscription must be paid or be refunded. If you require a receipt for your postal enrolment, you will need to enclose a stamped self-addressed envelope.

Gift Aid
If you are a taxpayer, current legislation allows us to reclaim basic rate income tax on your membership subscriptions (however not on CDs, class fees or tuition elements). When enrolling please sign the declaration on the Membership Form if you are happy for us to do this. Remember to notify us if you no longer pay an amount of income tax and/or capital gains tax equal to the tax we can reclaim on your donations.

Members website
Once you have enrolled in a choir or class, you will be eligible to access the Members' area on the AS website and added to the mailing list to receive e-mail information about choir activities, social and other events. An online resource only, you can access information sheets, publicity posters, the Newsletters, Committee Minutes, photos of concerts, additional trips and social events. This helps us reduce postal costs and speeds up communication about choir events. The Administrator will send you an email with an invitation to join and give you a pre-selected password that you can change to a more memorable version once you are logged in.

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