These are UK-based tour operators and organisations specialising in singing holidays for individual singers.
|Authentic Adventures||01453 834137||Small group singing holidays in rural parts of Morocco, Italy and India, meeting and singing with the locals. The tours cater for two types of singer - music reading singers, or enthusiastic non-music-readers - and combine learning songs, and singing technique, with exploratory walks and local encounters. Most days have two singing sessions - a morning sing and a shorter sing before dinner.|
|Barbados Singing Holidays||0330 330 9132||Does exactly what it says 'on the tin' - Go to Barbados.Sing! Tuition, rehearsals and performance for enthusiasts, beginners and experienced singers with UK vocal coach, Mike King.|
|Helicon Arts||03333 444564||Helicon Arts has run choral courses around Europe for amateur singers since 1998, based in spectacular locations where the group can stay together close to places of interest. It's not all singing. The creative sessions are supplemented with a programme of excursions, activities and social events.|
|HF Holidays||0845 470 7558||Singing short breaks in the UK tackling musicals, operetta and Christmas songs|
|Lacock||n/a||Music courses for "amateur and student musicians who are serious about their ensemble singing", held in locations in the UK and worldwide.|
|Ramblers Countrywide Holidays||01707 386800||The guided walking holiday specialist is now offering a couple of "Singing and Walking for Pleasure" holidays in the uk (Peak District & Wales) combining twice-daily singing sessions under professional direction and leisurely countryside walks.|
|Run by Singers||01438 812100||Small company run by two singers that arranges residential singing weeks and weekends for experienced choral singers in various locations across Europe including Assisi, Salzburg, and Paris. They work with internationally respected Musical Directors and all courses conclude with a concert. (And they graciously suggested half the competitors on this list. So they are confident in their own niche! - A.)|
|Sing Your Socks Off||n/a||Harmony singing workshops and holidays mostly in the UK but also abroad.|
|Vocal Inspiration||n/a||Singing courses in the Cotswolds for singers of all abilities, with individual tuition, coaching, optional workshops (vocal and cookery), masterclasses, performance class and ensemble singing.|
- Arena Travel operate music fan tours (eg. for Queen or Elvis fans) and they have introduced a singing holiday, The National Chorus Opera Experience with coaching, singing and performance with the New London Opera Players, accompanied by The Parry Ensemble, in Canterbury.