Grammy Award-winning vocalist and composer John Fluker will hold a one-day R&B, pop and gospel singing workshop with special guest vocalist and vocal coach Lani Starr on Tuesday, Aug. 14, at 6:30 p.m. at Hope Chapel in Kihei.
The workshop will explore vocal performance, vocal styling and arranging, background singing techniques, and tools for improvisation. The workshop encourages full participation in all aspects. Vocalists should prepare to sing a couple of minutes of a song, participate in background harmonies and be open to share concerns with their vocal performance with class.
Lani Starr's "The Vocal Edge" will cover all the aspects of her cutting-edge vocal method. Her world-class, award-winning vocal method has been used by Grammy, Oscar, Emmy, "American Idol," Broadway and Metropolitan Opera singers.
Her method is not only for singers, but is a powerful tool for keynote speakers, actors and actresses, as well. She will give you the tools to have not only a beautiful and powerful voice, but a voice that is soulful and captivating.
All levels and ages are welcome.
The cost is $35 per adult and $25 per child under 12. There is no charge for children under 5 years of age.
Twenty-five free tickets will be given away to the first 25 children or youths in need who email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hope Chapel is located at 300 East Welakahao Road.
A portion of ticket revenue will go to the American Cancer Society, Women Helping Women and The Kapila Institute.