It’s wonderful to be involved in a refreshing and energetic format where women can have fun, develop new skills, sing out and become friends. No audition, and with supporting music recordings. If you can talk you can sing!
Aside from vocal warm ups, members also learn about vocal technique and music composition and performance. These are work shopped through interactive musical activities. Everyone mingles and can explore their voice qualities in small group exercises. Apart from being a lot of fun, this is a certain way to quickly boost vocal confidence and build musical ability.
Repertoire is chosen from a wide range of musical styles including Jazz, Pop, Medieval, Folk and World Music, so everyone will find something that they can enjoy. What determines the choice of music is that it is a beautiful song, a great arrangement of parts, have vocal skill building features and be fun!
Antoinette Raynal is a B.mus Ed graduate from the Conservatorium of Music and majored in Voice and Piano. She has sung solo in all styles of music from Liturgical, Classical, Jazz to Pop with Orchestras, Big Bands, Jazz groups, Choirs and performed her own compositions and arrangements. She has also conducted and played tenor horn and percussion with community bands.
Antoinette has established and conducted numerous choirs, orchestras Big Bands and concert bands and also has directed school and community Musicals. She ran her own instrumental studio and prepared and accompanied students for their yearly AMEB examinations
- Awards & Career highlights
2018 - Established Katandra Kiama, Katandra Berry in 2017
2018 - High Tea “Da-Vine” performance at Camberwarra Winery.
2018 - Jamberoo Jazz Brunch. Performance for Red Cross. March 24th.
2018 - “Heads Up” Theatre production . Nowra Entertainment Centre May 12
2018 - “ The Big Swing” Song and Dance charity event by Katandra for Childrens Medical Research.
- Studio Address
Katandra Berry , St PAtricks Church Hall Albert Street , BerryKatandra Kiama, Uniting Church Hall , Manning Street Kiama
Kiama NSW 2533
Please contact the artist to arrange your visit.