Guests will participate in a fun and informative singing workshop led by one of the Bay Area's most celebrated vocalist and music educators. With professional accompaniment on a beautiful grand piano, guests will explore group singing, harmony, and improvisation. Guests may also bring a song of their choice to sing as a solo! Whether you're a beginner who's never sung a note or you're already rockin' the stage, Miss Faye's workshop is a safe place to express yourself, develop your skills, and try new things. Expert piano accompaniment from one of the Bay Area's finest pianists will give you the support you need to let loose and discover the magic in the music. All ages and all musical styles welcome!
Faye Carol is one of the premier artists of her time. While touring internationally, she's made the Bay Area her home & has shared the stage with icons such as Marvin Gaye, Joan Baez, Ray Charles, Albert King, & more. Her vocal chops & impassioned delivery have earned her countless awards including a Bay Area Jazz Hero Award & a star on the Oakland Blues Walk of Fame. Miss Faye has also been an educator for over 30 years spreading the joy of music to thousands of students young & old. Many of her students have gone on to international careers in music including Ledisi, Kehlani & Benny Green.
Ashby Arts is a beautiful Victorian home located in the heart of Berkeley's Elmwood district. This classic setting provides a comfortable and safe place for guests to relax, enjoy the gift of song, and explore their creativity!
No prior experience required! Whether you're a shower singer or won your local talent show, Miss Faye and her pro piano accompanist will make you feel relaxed & free to express yourself in song!