Previous World Voice Days:
The British Voice Association is where I have met the practitioners that have inspired my work for the last decade. I have received invaluable training and even been able to collaborate with some of my heroes.
Commercial vocal coach and voice rehabilitation specialist
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.
Choice for Voice 2020: Crossing boundaries in voice
4–6 September 2020
Leeds College of Music, Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7PD
The British Voice Association are pleased to announce ‘Choice For Voice 2020’, our first 3-day voice conference in 10 years. The conference will take place at Leeds College of Music, between 4 - 6 of September 2020. The theme of the conference is to be ‘Crossing Boundaries in Voice’, with an emphasis on multidisciplinary approaches to health, performance, and research. The program will consist of workshops, papers, roundtables and poster sessions. Find out more...
Closing date for submissions: 31st January 2020
Saturday 22nd February 2020
Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester
Helping voice users unlock tension and free their voice. A day about managing muscular and psychological tension in professional voice users. A multidisciplinary approach to releasing tension from the experts in their fields. Hear the input from an experienced voice therapist, a skilled physiotherapist and learn how to self-manage tension through self-hypnosis or external vibration therapy to relax muscles.
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 will be offered.