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A cappella singing workshops and singing lessons in Devon and South West with Sandra Smith, experienced singing teacher and choir coach

The choir revival is sweeping the nation! Let your voice join the millions of people who learn to sing

Explore this web site to find out more about individual singing lessons, vocal training
choir coaching and a cappella singing workshops in the South West of England.
Sandra Smith has 30 years’ experience of teaching vocal, performance
and presentation skills to both individuals and groups.
She coaches Community Choirs, Gospel choirs, Barbershop choruses
and more, to help create their own unique sound.

  • Learn to do more with your singing voice
  • Learn how YOU can sing with more colour, more power and more passion
  • Choose an individual singing lesson,  A cappella singing workshop, or join a contemporary choir

 For singing  lessons in Exeter, Torbay, Newton Abbot, Plymouth
Contact Sandra about how you would like to learn to sing.


Breathing is the route to all good singing! No matter what style of singing you do, learning to breathe well, will make a difference to your range, agility, pitching and tone! That has to be worth looking at! NEW workshops:

contact Sandra about what you require


How do I sing better? If you want to learn the answers to this fantastic question, you’re ready to talk to Sandra about the best way for you to start singing. You can choose a single session to start with or book a short series of lessons depending on your requirements. Sandra combines the durability of her classical singing background with contemporary vocal techniques to ensure you get the best method to learn to sing. You can learn Rock, Pop, Musical Theatre or any contemporary style! You choose! See more OR contact Sandra about what you require.

Sandra offers you a number of different workshop and course opportunities. Her practical and informative approach means you will come away with new skills and awareness, both musically and vocally.

Her singing courses and workshops are useful if you are a new singer or a great way for you to refresh your skills before joining a choir or preparing for choir auditions. Re-connecting with the essential foundation skills gives you the confidence to succeed. See more OR contact Sandra about what you require.

 You can also book Sandra to run a specific, tailor made singing workshop for your group

for Musical Directors and all styles of choirs & choruses

How can you help your choir or chorus with their tuning and timing? How can you improve their tone and colour? How can you increase breath control and vocal energy?

If you are a competing chorus – are you disappointed with your ranking this year? Talk to Sandra about your comments sheet and she will tell you how she can help your chorus and what you need to focus on. Getting the basics right, improves the whole quality of your choral sound improving blend, matching and synchronicity. Sandra has helped local choruses win the most improved award. Good results significantly improve morale and recruitment  Get in touch!

Sandra works in the South West of England and can show your choir how to alleviate your choir’s vocal issues. Using clear ‘user-friendly’ techniques, Sandra can show you how get the very best from your singers. See more OR contact Sandra about what you require.

THE LOST SOUND – Dartmoor folk choir

If you’re over 18, you can audition to join this accomplished mixed voice choir, based in Buckfastleigh, Devon. The Lost Sound has performed at many top Devon festivals and charity concerts. (The Plymouth Barbican Jazz and Blues festival, Dart music festival, Exeter Respect,and supported Show of Hands etc.) If you have potential, commitment and ambition, get in touch with Sandra and come and see us sing. See more OR see our new website about joining us .