The Big Sing-UK/Italy

By Liz Kirkman

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The Big Sing-UK::Italy

Project 2012-06-04 02:07:17 +1200

Help me get to the UK! I will be singing alongside renowned crooner, Matthew Ford. A chance to dress up and belt out some classics to a sell out audience backed by brass!



Then I will travel to Perugia, Italy, to work with experts; Cabaret Artist Belle Linda Halpern, Gospel Singer Dr Phillip Woods, Filmmaker/Activist and Vocal Explorer Bentzion Goldberg among others at the 20th Reunion of the Tuscany Voice Project. There I will harness my sound and develop a cabaret character that has been emerging.



This is an amazing opportunity to continue to further my ability but also my global reach.  Due to the fact it's a 20 year Reunion, talented people who wouldn't necessarily have come will make the effort, just as they did for the 30 year reunion of the Makhampom Foundation which I attended last year. 

With your help, it will be amazing to be able to bring all that knowledge and experience back to NZ through performance and teaching, to the students I work with in NZ.

And please check out my possible costume ideas, at:

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150860084201017.398310.675236016&type=3

Comments

Updates 4

Getting so close!

22/06/2012 at 9:06 PM

Thank you sooo much to everyone who's pledged so far.  It's such a gift to have friends and family support you :)

It's kind of ironic that my training to be a Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapist always seems to match up with what's going on in my life.

I'm in Seminar 8, and the last few days we have been working on the mandible, and a lot of the tensions we carry in the chewing muscles, which lead down the neck and affect breathing and constriction around the heart too.  Amazing what you don't even realise you're carrying!  So releasing around that area has been an amazing preparation for singing overseas.

Now I just have to keep the many colds and flus away from me...I have an ulcer and a cold threatening, but I won't let it take hold!

If you're able to flick through an email, facebook link, tweet to people you think may want to encourage a kiwi overseas, please do forward on.  So close now!

Thanks,

Liz :)

Non-credit carders

21/06/2012 at 12:05 PM

Have to say a huge thanks to all those who have pledged, but also those who have pledged to my bank account:

Angie Farrow,
Christabel Kennett,
Tony Gray
Kerry Driver and 
Carys Philp.

Thanks guys!  Two thirds of the way there!!!  Awesome!!! :)

New Reward!

20/06/2012 at 11:12 AM

So, 

For $15, I will sing some or all of your favourite song over Skype!

Tell your friends,

;)

So close!

20/06/2012 at 9:08 AM

I'm over the half way mark and have five days to go!!!  It's getting scary now...please PLEASE tell other friends and family members for me?!

I'm going to post a new reward....

Anyone who pledges $20 or more, from this point on goes in the draw to win the feminist fairygodmother outfit - please see photo:

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150865826016017&set=a.10150860084201017.398310.675236016&type=3&theater



    Pledgers 68

    Anonymous pledger
    2012-06-25 14:04:53 +1200
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    2012-06-25 12:39:01 +1200
    Anonymous pledger
    2012-06-25 12:32:39 +1200
    Natalie Britten
    2012-06-25 12:14:29 +1200
    Danielle Rowarth
    2012-06-25 11:41:32 +1200
    Desiree Rose Cheer
    2012-06-25 11:27:42 +1200
    Anonymous pledger
    2012-06-25 11:17:22 +1200
    stephen
    2012-06-25 11:15:55 +1200
    Kieran Timms
    2012-06-25 00:39:26 +1200
    Kimberley
    2012-06-24 23:45:30 +1200
    Rupert Francis
    2012-06-24 20:13:33 +1200
    Rose Mickleson
    2012-06-24 18:54:06 +1200
    Tony Cooper
    2012-06-24 14:20:07 +1200
    Kamy Ooi
    2012-06-24 09:52:30 +1200
    Gareth Ruck
    2012-06-24 09:10:52 +1200
    Anonymous pledger
    2012-06-23 20:52:14 +1200
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    2012-06-23 20:44:40 +1200
    Anna GuentherPledgeMe Staff
    2012-06-23 10:52:06 +1200
    Helen Baker
    2012-06-23 07:55:40 +1200
    Idle Dandies Entertainment
    2012-06-23 07:55:23 +1200
    Sarah Kirkman
    2012-06-23 00:54:27 +1200
    Amy McBride
    2012-06-22 20:23:40 +1200
    J Merritt
    2012-06-22 19:57:27 +1200
    Jean Taylor
    2012-06-22 16:18:35 +1200
    Anonymous pledger
    2012-06-22 09:36:03 +1200
    d.wright
    2012-06-22 09:12:24 +1200
    Liz Tully
    2012-06-22 08:56:38 +1200
    Yvette Reid
    2012-06-22 00:50:33 +1200
    Anonymous pledger
    2012-06-22 00:02:06 +1200

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    The Big Sing-UK::Italy

    Project 2012-06-04 02:07:17 +1200

    Help me get to the UK! I will be singing alongside renowned crooner, Matthew Ford. A chance to dress up and belt out some classics to a sell out audience backed by brass!



    Then I will travel to Perugia, Italy, to work with experts; Cabaret Artist Belle Linda Halpern, Gospel Singer Dr Phillip Woods, Filmmaker/Activist and Vocal Explorer Bentzion Goldberg among others at the 20th Reunion of the Tuscany Voice Project. There I will harness my sound and develop a cabaret character that has been emerging.



    This is an amazing opportunity to continue to further my ability but also my global reach.  Due to the fact it's a 20 year Reunion, talented people who wouldn't necessarily have come will make the effort, just as they did for the 30 year reunion of the Makhampom Foundation which I attended last year. 

    With your help, it will be amazing to be able to bring all that knowledge and experience back to NZ through performance and teaching, to the students I work with in NZ.

    And please check out my possible costume ideas, at:

    https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150860084201017.398310.675236016&type=3

    Comments

    Getting so close!

    22/06/2012 at 9:06 PM

    Thank you sooo much to everyone who's pledged so far.  It's such a gift to have friends and family support you :)

    It's kind of ironic that my training to be a Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapist always seems to match up with what's going on in my life.

    I'm in Seminar 8, and the last few days we have been working on the mandible, and a lot of the tensions we carry in the chewing muscles, which lead down the neck and affect breathing and constriction around the heart too.  Amazing what you don't even realise you're carrying!  So releasing around that area has been an amazing preparation for singing overseas.

    Now I just have to keep the many colds and flus away from me...I have an ulcer and a cold threatening, but I won't let it take hold!

    If you're able to flick through an email, facebook link, tweet to people you think may want to encourage a kiwi overseas, please do forward on.  So close now!

    Thanks,

    Liz :)

    Non-credit carders

    21/06/2012 at 12:05 PM

    Have to say a huge thanks to all those who have pledged, but also those who have pledged to my bank account:

    Angie Farrow,
    Christabel Kennett,
    Tony Gray
    Kerry Driver and 
    Carys Philp.

    Thanks guys!  Two thirds of the way there!!!  Awesome!!! :)

    New Reward!

    20/06/2012 at 11:12 AM

    So, 

    For $15, I will sing some or all of your favourite song over Skype!

    Tell your friends,

    ;)

    So close!

    20/06/2012 at 9:08 AM

    I'm over the half way mark and have five days to go!!!  It's getting scary now...please PLEASE tell other friends and family members for me?!

    I'm going to post a new reward....

    Anyone who pledges $20 or more, from this point on goes in the draw to win the feminist fairygodmother outfit - please see photo:

    https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150865826016017&set=a.10150860084201017.398310.675236016&type=3&theater



      Anonymous pledger
      2012-06-25 14:04:53 +1200
      Emile de la Rey
      2012-06-25 13:08:54 +1200
      Hamish Guthrey
      2012-06-25 12:39:01 +1200
      Anonymous pledger
      2012-06-25 12:32:39 +1200
      Natalie Britten
      2012-06-25 12:14:29 +1200
      Danielle Rowarth
      2012-06-25 11:41:32 +1200
      Desiree Rose Cheer
      2012-06-25 11:27:42 +1200
      Anonymous pledger
      2012-06-25 11:17:22 +1200
      stephen
      2012-06-25 11:15:55 +1200
      Kieran Timms
      2012-06-25 00:39:26 +1200
      Kimberley
      2012-06-24 23:45:30 +1200
      Rupert Francis
      2012-06-24 20:13:33 +1200
      Rose Mickleson
      2012-06-24 18:54:06 +1200
      Tony Cooper
      2012-06-24 14:20:07 +1200
      Kamy Ooi
      2012-06-24 09:52:30 +1200
      Gareth Ruck
      2012-06-24 09:10:52 +1200
      Anonymous pledger
      2012-06-23 20:52:14 +1200
      nina kitson
      2012-06-23 20:44:40 +1200
      Anna GuentherPledgeMe Staff
      2012-06-23 10:52:06 +1200
      Helen Baker
      2012-06-23 07:55:40 +1200
      Idle Dandies Entertainment
      2012-06-23 07:55:23 +1200
      Sarah Kirkman
      2012-06-23 00:54:27 +1200
      Amy McBride
      2012-06-22 20:23:40 +1200
      J Merritt
      2012-06-22 19:57:27 +1200
      Jean Taylor
      2012-06-22 16:18:35 +1200
      Anonymous pledger
      2012-06-22 09:36:03 +1200
      d.wright
      2012-06-22 09:12:24 +1200
      Liz Tully
      2012-06-22 08:56:38 +1200
      Yvette Reid
      2012-06-22 00:50:33 +1200
      Anonymous pledger
      2012-06-22 00:02:06 +1200

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      This campaign was successful and got its funding on 25/06/2012 at 2:04 PM.