Ten Steps to Better Breathing for Singers 1

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. ...

Save your voice, Teachers! 13

ATTENTION CLASSROOM TEACHERS, CHOIR DIRECTORS, DRAMA COACHES    August, September and October can be vocally challenging times for teachers. As your vocal use increases so do some very common challenges like vocal fatigue and even laryngitis. Most of these problems can be completely eliminated by starting to warm-up and workout your voice NOW. Even if you’re ...

GETTING THE MOST OUT OF VOCAL PRACTICE

GETTING THE MOST OUT OF VOCAL PRACTICE
GETTING THE MOST OUT OF YOUR VOCAL  PRACTICE Your Body Soul & Spirit are involved when you use your voice.  None of the three can be force-fed, and all are more receptive and effective when you take a few minutes to prepare your practice and rehearsal times. As You Prepare to Practice Consider These Principles ...