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If you feel like you don't understand Breath Support for singing, you're not alone! This abstract concept plagues beginning singers universally. The concept of Breath Support is crucial to singing well and healthfully, but it is at once both very specific and somewhat...
As a Singer, caring for your voice is a 24/7/365 job. Intentional Vocal Hygiene practices will help you maintain optimal health and functionality so that you can perform well on short notice and also in the long-term, helping to stave off the deterioration of your...
As singers, we all want to be heard. Whether you're singing a style that relies on microphones or on acoustic sound production, you've probably thought to yourself about whether or not you were loud enough. Of course, volume and projection aren't entirely the same...
Tone Deaf to Talented
Can’t carry a tune in a bucket? Terrified at the idea of letting your voice be heard by anyone else? Always felt left out watching seemingly natural singers perform? Good news: Anyone who can speak can sing. Although it’s 100% true that some people exhibit a more...
Many passionate singers decide to pursue university level education in Voice through a college or university. But there are surprising differences in different types of degree programs that can be helpful to consider as you select which schools you may apply to! Here...
Allergies and Singers
Achoo! If you're battling sniffles, sneezes, and red eyes this season, you're not alone. Of course, as a singer, this inconvenience presents more of a challenge. Any time you're dealing with irritation, you're likely also dealing with inflammation-- especially in the...
Picking an Audition Song
Congratulations! You've signed up for the big audition and are ready to show them what you've got! ...Now, what to sing? Obviously, you'll want to put your best foot forward vocally, but you'll also want to showcase your sensitivity to musical style, your ability to...
Singing Through Your Cycle
This post will focus on the hormonal changes of women and estrogen-dominant individuals. However, any major fluctuation in your hormones (including those from certain medical syndromes, as well as while taking hormones for birth control or gender modifications) can...
Breathe: A Primer for Singers
It's difficult to overstate how important breathing is to the process of singing (or speaking!). But, if we break the action of singing down to its simplest components, it is a function of just two pillars: controlled intake and release of breath, coupled with...
Finding your Mix: AMAB
Note: This post will use the term 'male' to indicate persons assigned male at birth, regardless of current gender identity. This is because a testosterone-dominant puberty strongly influences the development of your voice, even if hormone replacement therapy occurs...
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