Previous World Voice Days:
It is both an honour and a privilege to be the President of the BVA. As ever, our mission remains to bring together all disciplines working in the field of voice, to disseminate knowledge and best practice and to help foster interdisciplinary relationships and research.
Craig Anthony Lees
Vocal Coach, Arranger, Choral Leader
British Voice Association events
The Association organises and promotes a regular programme of multi-disciplinary events, conferences, workshops, training courses and interactive study days throughout the UK. Courtesy of a reciprocal agreement, British Voice Association (BVA) and Australian Voice Association (AVA) members can attend each organisation's events at the member's rate. Please contact your association office for more information.
Voice Clinics Forum 2021
Thu 11th, Tue 16th and Thu 25th February 2021, all three days.
BVA@home event presented online via Zoom
'Managing Laryngeal Injury'
- Thur 11th February: Surgical session
Elisabeth Sjögren, ENT Surgeon (Leiden, The Netherlands): ‘Sulcus, scar and tricky things’; and Nicholas Gibbins ENT Surgeon (London).
- Tue 16th February 7–9pm: Tissue engineering session
Professor Markus Gugatschka, ENT Surgeon (Graz, Austria): ‘Molecular Laryngology: Establishing a new level of understanding in modern laryngology’.
- Thur 25th February 7–9pm: Research session
Presentation of short papers relevant to the field of voice (Deadline for submission 7th February).
Choice for Voice: Crossing boundaries in voice
Leeds College of Music, UK
New dates announced: 3 – 5 September 2021
More information will be available in due course
- To contact us please email: email@example.com
World Voice Day: 16th April every year
World Voice Day is celebrated annually on 16th April.
The idea began in Brazil and then spread to the USA. The idea is to celebrate healthy voices and highlight the importance of voice at work and in society. Find out more about World Voice Day
Cancellation policy for a BVA event
In the event an applicant cancels their place at a BVA course or conference, they are entitled to the following refund:
- 4 weeks or more = 90% refund
- Between 1-4 weeks = 25% refund
- From 1 week to the day of event = no refund (under any circumstances, including illness)
- Should the BVA cancel a course, a full refund of the delegate fee only will be offered (but no other costs that may have been incurred).