We usually sing songs. Folk songs, choral compositions, band songs, songs we've written.
What happens when you take the song away, but keep singing? Alone and with others?
In India they'll say that God sings through. In Shona culture, it's the Ancestors. For me, it's Nature. When we drop the song, the knowing, the form - and listen, really listen - somehow we allow Life to sing us and Life is pretty magnificent.
Vocal Improvisation is an extreme sport, for singers with a creativity that naturally reaches out beyond the form of songs, and into a wilder territory. It's for singers who can sing in tune, keep a beat, and want an adventure
10am-4pm visit www.haltonmill.org.uk for more details.