Sing it up in Australia & New Zealand with Eric Dozier, 2018
WHEN: See details below
WHERE: Auckland, Dunedin, Brunswick Heads, Bangalow, Blue Mountains, Adelaide & Wellington
COST: See below. From $35 - $260 for a full weekend (workshop only)
Join us for a full weekend, or one night only, of moving and grooving with award winning singer and outstanding gospel and soul choir director, Eric Dozier.
This weekend will keep you singing and dancing with a smile on your face for a long time after.
Workshops in Australia & New Zealand
Auckland: 6 - 8th July
Sunday 8th, 10am - 4pm concert to follow (TBA)
Where: Unitec, Auckland, Building 12 Screening Room 012-1014 (map and details will be supplied)
Early Bird /concession cost: $175.00 (NZD)
Full Rate (from 1st May): $195.00 (NZD)
Dunedin: 13 - 15th July
Friday 13th July at
Saturday 14th July
Sunday 15th July 10am - 4pm concert to follow (TBA)
Where: Nga Maara Hall
Early Bird Cost: Full Weekend Cost/Early Bird/Conc: $155.00 (NZD)
Full Rate post 1st May on: $185.00 (NZD)
17 July 6-8pm: One night only at the Brunswick Picture House, Brunswick Heads, NSW. Cost: $35Book Now>>
18 July 7 - 9pm: One night only at the St Kevins Catholic Hall, Bangalow, NSW. Cost: $35 Book now>>
20 - 23rd July: Get on Board the Gospel Train - to the Blue Mountains for a long weekend workshop, retreat and concert. Read more & book now>>
3rd - 5th August: Adelaide, Fullarton Park Community Centre. Read more & book now>>
Wellington: 10 - 13th August
Sunday 12th, 10am - 4pm concert to follow (TBA)
Where: Tararua Tramping Club Hall, Moncrieff Street, Wellington
Full Weekend Cost/Early Bird/Conc: $175.00 (NZD)
Full Weekend Cost/Full Price (from 1st July): $195.00 (NZD)
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" A pleasure to host Eric Dozier in Napier last night, and a treat to see him work so generously, and with such insight & authenticity with the singers. " - Tony Backhouse
Eric is a gospel music educator from Nashville, TN, USA, a cultural activist, musician, and father. He is committed to assisting communities in developing creative, transformative platforms from which to launch dynamic acts of service to humanity by exploring the confluence of music, community, education and activism.
Eric has traveled the world for the last 20 years working with choirs, community groups and schools performing and conducting workshops which focus on the history and significance of African American musical traditions particularly those that are centered around group singing.
"He’s the real deal!"Feature director of Festival of Voices - 2012, 2014, 2017 and also worked with a large range of choirs throughout Australia including Melbourne Singers of Gospel, Melbourne Mass Gospel Choir, Stairwell to Heaven, Strange Weather, Cafe at the Gates of Salvations, the Glorious MUDsingers.
"I was incredibly fortunate to join the One Human Family Gospel Choir in Vancouver under the direction of Tennessee born, Eric Dozier. This choir has enriched my life in ways for which I will always be grateful." Sally CollinsThrough his role as co-founder and National Director of Arts and Education for One Human Family Workshops, Inc., Eric set out to devote his musical, spiritual, and intellectual talents to eradicating social, religious, racial, gender, and cultural discrimination. Through heart-stirring gospel music and traditional spirituals, dynamic speeches, historical presentations, and interactive music workshops he has dedicated himself to welding the hearts and minds of a divided humanity into one loving fellowship. During this time he also served as the musical director for the World Famous Harlem Gospel Choir and the award-winning Children’s Theatre Company of NYC. Through these collaborations, he has been honored to share the stage with the likes of Harry Belafonte, Angelique Kidjo, Rafﬁ, and even Nelson Mandela; he has been afforded to opportunity to work with various producers such as renowned Canadian composer Jack Lenz (
"I couldn’t get enough, absolutely loved every minute of it."
For more information about Eric.
Go to the VIDEO tab and check out his TEDx talk and a little clip of him teaching at Singing in Siena, 2015.
- past participants said...
"Wow, this is like having Stevie Wonder in the room, I’m in heaven!"
"He worked us hard, we sang out loud, we laughed and we danced all day. What's not to love about singing with this guy?"
"Educational, inspiring, professional and totally sensational. I feel confident to really sing out now and with a joy I never felt before"