Vocal Improvisation and Circlesinging with Bryan Dyer

Sunday, May 5, Noon - 3 pm

Vocal Improvisation and Circlesinging with Bryan Dyer
Age Adult
Event Type Workshop
Department Vocal Improvisation, Vocal Performance
Day Sun
Instructor Bryan Dyer
Status inperson event

Are you sometimes tentative when it comes to being creative vocally?

Are you uncomfortable singing beyond the melody of a song?

In this one-day workshop, we’ll look at different ways to approach improvising while exploring techniques to help us become more creative.

We’ll also utilize circlesinging, made famous by Bobby McFerrin, in our learning process to help expand our vocal boundaries.


About Bryan Dyer

Bryan S. Dyer is a multi-talented musician whose artistic journey spans various music realms. Not only does he possess a captivating voice, but he also plays several instruments, including bass guitar, percussion, and piano. As a composer and arranger, Bryan crafts music that resonates with audiences. As a conductor, he’s led choirs and groups to harmonious heights. Beyond the stage, Bryan’s work extends to television, radio, and film. A seasoned veteran, Bryan has lent his talents to some of the Bay Area’s top vocal groups, including Street Sounds, SoVoSo, Slammin All Body Band, and Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir. He collaborates with diverse artists, from Zadell to Rankin Scroo and Ginger, and performs with the R&B group D.A.P. Bryan’s musical journey has taken him around the globe, including memorable trips throughout Europe, Japan, South Korea, and Jamaica. His impressive resume includes sharing the stage with luminaries like Al Green, Bobby McFerrin, Michael McDonald of the Doobie Brothers, Huey Lewis & The News, and Ladysmith Black Mambazo. Bryan S. Dyer continues to leave an indelible mark on the music world.