Helping Homeschoolers Find Their Voices

Helping Homeschoolers Find Their Voices
Voice Training Is About Communication As a vocal coach, I work with a lot of kids from 2nd graders on up. Much of this is with children’s choirs, but a surprising number of our new private students are homeschoolers. Parents are recognizing that for a student of any age to learn about their voice is ...

Is It Safe to Teach Children to Sing? 3

Is It Safe to Teach Children to Sing?
Photo by dlofink I received this question recently from a Mother who is wondering when is the right time to start Vocal Training for children. Read on to find out My opinion on the matter. Your Question: My daughter’s school trains children on musical instruments, which is great. But there’s no systematic voice training because ...

Ten Steps to Better Breathing for Singers 7

Ten Steps to Better Breathing for Singers
If there’s a child near you, you have the perfect mentor for good posture and breathing. There’s no better model. Notice the posture: head up; shoulders relaxed and level; an alignment of ears, shoulders, hips, knees and ankles; efficient breathing with a still chest, relaxed shoulders and easy movement in the abdomen. All perfectly natural. ...