STRATFORD UPON AVON
24th - 27th April 2020
A MAGICAL MANOR HOUSE
LOCATION & ACCOMMODATION
Talton Lodge & Talton House are located amongst 34 acres of parkland, woodland, orchard and gardens in south Warwickshire, 10 minutes from the Cotswolds and Stratford-Upon-Avon.
Our location offers the best of both worlds. From the feel of an exclusive and luxury manor house to the magical festival garden…this stunning location offers retreaters the chance to relax, rejuvenate and feel refreshed.
This hidden gem is a firm Wild Voice favourite!
SING YOUR HEART OUT
Over the course of the weekend you will enjoy many hours of expert-led voice coaching and singing in a choir. We will sing from the heart and embrace the true power of the voice as we come together in harmony.
As a special gift, you will receive a live recording of the songs you have learnt to keep as a lasting and cherished memory. Discover your wild voice!
UNLEASH YOUR WILD SIDE!
We invite you to immerse yourself in the adventure. Kayaking, archery, shooting and many more activities will feature in the upcoming Wild Voice retreats.
Or, if you prefer, sit back, relax & enjoy the beautiful surroundings!
FIND YOUR INNER CALM
Being present and in the moment integrates and enhances your Wild Voice experience and if you choose to practice afterwards, in daily life. With a blend of techniques from Yoga, Tai Chi, ancient meditation techniques, our aim is simple...to allow you to relax and enjoy the experience.
WHOLESOME, FRESH & DELICIOUS
FOOD & DRINK
Our very own Wild Voice foodie team cater for all dietary requirements and will produce wholesome, fresh and delicious food for you during your time on retreat. There is a Wild Voice bar at which you can buy alcoholic drinks. Hot and soft drinks are included.
All breakfast, lunch and dinner
Hot Drinks and Soft Drinks
Professionally led singing workshops
A Live Recording of your performance
Choir Experience - Sing outside, amongst nature, a cappella and to a live piano
Vocal technique, Health and Tips
Morning Mindfulness and Meditation
Morning Yogalates / Yoga / Tai Chi
An Outdoor Activity such as Kayaking or Archery
Guided Nature Walk
Yes! The group size is approximately around 30 people so we advise you book early to avoid disappointment.
The price is based on people sharing. Some of our locations have a range of twin, triple and family rooms. Please be advised that locations vary and the style of accommodation can vary from a country house to glamping to cabins to dormitories. All accommodation is clean, comfortable & well-appointed.
If you book as a group we will endeavour to house you together and likewise if you book on your own we will endeavour to put you with someone else that is new to the experience.
Generally no, but in some instances we may have the odd single room available at a small supplement.
If you require an accessible bedroom and bathroom, please get in touch with Jess at [email protected] and we can discuss this with you in more detail.
Our retreats start at 1830 on the Friday. All our retreats start with a welcome talk, followed by an evening meal and a candlelit singing workshop. Please do not arrive any earlier than 1800 as we may not be in a position to greet you. If travelling from afar or you happen to be caught in traffic - please do make contact with us when safe to do so.
On a Fri-Sun retreat you can expect to finish at approx 17.00 on the Sunday. On a Fri-Mon retreat, you have until 10am on the Monday morning.
You do not need to be physically fit to take part in the weekend. You can challenge yourself as much as wish when it comes to the outdoor & adventurous activities.
You can choose what you would like to do. If you prefer to sit and relax then you are free to do so.
If you choose not to take part in the planned activities then yes. You are free to explore the stunning locations of all our retreat centres at your own leisure.
There is no requirement to be able to read music or to have sung before. The lyrics and music to the songs will be provided and you will be professionally guided and supported through all of the singing workshops. You will not ever have to sing on your own.
You do not need to be a professional singer or musician to enjoy the weekend, just a love of music and song is all that is required.
Every retreat will sing different songs, varying in style. The songs are chosen and arranged carefully with each song offering you an opportunity to really sing and enjoy your own voice as well as singing with others!
Yes, most definitely. Lots of people come to a Wild Voice retreat on their own. You will be well looked after and will most definitely go home with lots of new friendships.
Yes. Our Wild Voice catering team can cater for all dietary requirements. You will have the opportunity to make any allergies/food intolerances known in the run up to the retreat.
Please do not bring your own alcohol. There is a Wild Voice bar at which you can buy alcoholic drinks. Please bring cash for the bar.
We cannot offer a refund if you cancel less than 60 days before the start of the workshop. Please also note, the deposit paid is non-refundable. You can, however, gift your place to a friend if you are no longer able to attend.