Simon Chate – Singer/Composer/Teacher/Musical Director
Simon has a BA in Contemporary Music majoring in Voice, and has also completed a Graduate Diploma of Education at Southern Cross University, Lismore. He is currently a full time music teacher at Alstonville High School, NSW, and Musical Director to Men Wot Sing.
Simon has a long history of performance as a member of many choirs, vocal ensembles and as a singer and guitarist. He is a gifted musician, a teacher of voice and guitar and a composer as well as being a Musical Director. He has toured internationally on five occasions with ‘Isabella A Cappella’, a vibrant nine member vocal ensemble based at Southern Cross University.
Simon’s passion for the sound of the human voice and rhythms of the world give him a dynamic teaching style that involves movement, rhythm and lots of laughter. His sense of fun provides a host of inspirational and wacky ideas which take us on an emotional and spiritual journey, helping us all to join in and celebrate with his lust for life.
Check out his website: www.thesingingvoice.com
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