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First Steps In Training Your Voice

The first step in voice training is awareness. I have heard some colleagues say that unless one has a specific speech problem, voice training is something solely for singers and perhaps actors. In summary, voice training is, most importantly, getting the performer to think outside the box. I learned how important breath control acquired through […]

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Choosing A Singing Teacher

Just like in everything else, choosing the right singing teacher can either make or break your singing career or aspirations. So it is of great importance that you hire good singing coach for your vocal lessons. Beyond learning how to read music scores, what a singing teacher will do is to impart and train you […]

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Good Singing Tone Quality

A common pursuit amongst singers is the the quest for good head and chest voice/tone resonance. Although we have discussed to some extent about head/chest resonance in previous articles, there will still be a lot of confusion on this subject such as balancing tonal brilliance and depth of the resonance. Blending these two voice qualities […]

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How To Be A Good Singer

There many things you can do to be a good singer and one of the most important thing to do is to engage a good singing teacher. However, finding a good singing teacher can be a confusing affair. Most singing teachers actually invent their own singing system and methodology to teach their students. Each method […]

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Singing Lesson on DVD: A Popular Singing Lesson Alterative

When you think of singing lessons what exactly comes into your mind? It is likely that you would say a singing lesson taking place at a school, home, or business. Those singing lessons are popular face-to-face singing lessons that are often given by a professional; however, did you know that they are not the only […]

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Overcome Singer Stage Fright

Do you know that even well known professional singers also get stage fright now and then. A bout of terrible stage fright had prevented the great Barbara Streisand from performing live for many years. So you are not alone, aren’t you? In reality, stage fright is only a mental condition for the fear of the […]

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How To Warm Up And Cool Down When Singing

Warming up and cooling down before and after singing is crucial in preserving a healthy singing voice. If you don’t warm up and cool down your voice, you risk damaging your vocal cords and sometimes permanently so. All athletes know that an effective warm up is essential for optimal athletic performance. But you say, singers […]