The Urban Vocal Group
About The Urban Vocal Group
The Urban Vocal Group (UVG) offers free access to vocal tuition, performances, song writing, recording and other music making activities for young people aged 11-18 regardless of experience or ability.
Since forming in Havant in 2008, the group has expanded and now also has groups in Portsmouth and Chichester.
What we offer
Group vocals: The UVG perform a range of contemporary songs putting their unique twist on modern and classic hits originally performed by artists such as Pharell, Jess Glyne, James Bay and Little Mix.
Sing Safe: The UVG offer 1-2-1 sessions on maintaining excellent vocal health and technique covering topics such as breathing, range and voice type.
Song writing: Our singers have the opportunity to work with some of the best new songwriters in the area. Learning how to write their own lyrics, melodies and chord structures.
Recording: We regularly offer opportunities for individual singers and the whole group to record in professional studios enabling them to experience the professional side of music making.
Performances: The UVG has performed 54 times over the past 8 year at prestigious venues and events across the South including: Portsmouth Guildhall, The New Theatre Royal, Winchester Intech, The Southsea Show, The Bandstand and The House of Commons. The group also stages an annual showcase concert at The Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms featuring over 50 singers, a live band, professional lighting and sound.