Can Too Sing 2017

Can Too Sing 2017

Can Too Sing is a new program to inspire, motivate, support, and empower through song! for fun, health, friends and fundraising through participation in a singing and music program finishing in our very own concert for family and friends. Can Too Sing is a program led by highly motivated, qualified music specialists who know how to make learning music fun at any age. Just like our other programs, it doesn't matter if you’ve never sung a note before — we’ll teach you how to sing!!! Choral singing has so many benefits, in fact scientists have concluded that singing in a choir is very similar to running or jogging and offers many of the same benefits. Just a little less sweaty!

Training Starts
8th Aug 2017

Training Location
Sydney

Fundraising Amount
$1,000.00
Event Date
22nd Oct 2017

Event Location
Sydney

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Training Information

Sing for the fun of your life! This program provides all the professional coaching and support you need to achieve a goal you never thought possible, and fundraise for cancer research!

Each Can Too Sing session is carefully planned to provide you with training and preparation towards our goal performance. You'll focus on singing technique, breathing and correct posture, relaxation exercises as well as having fun with instrument, movement and body percussion. 

Can Too Sing will have a dedicated online portal to provide you with videos, practice tracks, and a practice buddy, so that you can do a couple of minutes practising your singing 3-4 times per week. This will help your learn materials and give you the confidence to sing out at rehearsals. You may be surprised that all this music has spin off effects in your life, like better sleep, greater relaxation and generally feeling better!

We will have a selection of guest speakers and presenters to work with you to help develop your skills and share their own experience of learning music and you will get to hear first hand from those who have experienced cancer and be encouraged to fundraise by researchers at the forefront of cancer research in Australia.  

 

 

Session Locations

East
Tuesdays 6.30pm — 8.30pm
South Sydney Uniting Church
56A Raglan St
Waterloo NSW 2017
Saturdays 4pm — 5.30pm
South Sydney Uniting Church
56A Raglan St
Waterloo NSW 2017
Note there will be combined sessions on 9th, 16th September and 14th, 17th October
North
Tuesdays 6:30pm — 8.30pm
Northside Baptist Church
63 Willoughby Rd
Crows Nest NSW 2065
Saturdays 4pm — 5.30pm
Northside Baptist Church
63 Willoughby Rd
Crows Nest NSW 2065
Note there will be combined sessions on 9th, 16th September and 14th, 17th October

About the Sing

Literally anyone who wants to can sing! Even if you've been told you can't sing a note and you're tone deaf - you'll still get something out of this program. Making music is something to be enjoyed by everyone and just like running and swimming it also has amazing health benefits.

So many people have run half marathons and marathons with Can Too, many whom thought they could never do such a race, did just that and loved the experience. At Can Too Sing we will train you to sing with a choir and in just 11 weeks you'll be making music with a group of motivated people and performing in your own concert.

 

 

Important Information

What level of experience do I need?

None!

The Can Too training program is professionally based and structured to ensure that people of all levels of experience – from novices to those who have some singing  – are able to participate in the end of training concert. The coaches are motivational and the journey is addictive as members develop new friends, share experiences and have fun. The team environment is a vital component in helping you to feel motivated, inspired and supported.

If you have any questions, please email info@cantoo.org.au

What kind of gear do I need?

None! Comfy clothing is recommended.

How much does it cost to join this program?

A $120 registration fee (non-refundable) is required upon joining the program.

How much do I have to fundraise?

Training with Can Too Sing has a minimum fundraising commitment of $1,000.

Don’t be nervous about achieving your fundraising goal! You'll be able to access ideas and support as soon as you register, not to mention have a dedicated fundraising mentor throughout the program.

Can Too is a fitness, fun and fundraising program, and it's important our participants achieve both goals so we can continue to fund Australian cancer research. Fundraising is activated as soon as you sign up, and you have until 31 days after the Can Too Sing Graduation Concert to fundraise your $1,000 minimum commitment.

Where does the money go?

Funds raised for the Can Too Foundation help us deliver on our vision and mission through investment in health promotion and Australian cancer research. Can Too has providing 143 one-year grants to early-careeer cancer researchers through major beneficiary Cure Cancer Australia and four one-year grants to to major research projects through Cancer Council NSW. You can read more about our investment in cancer research here.

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