Positive Vs Negative Motivation

There is positive motivation and negative motivation. Negative motivation is someone saying to you ‘You can’t sing’, so you get emotionally affected by this and it motivates you to work hard and get better at your singing. The problem is, as you get...

Release of Musculature

Does it really matter if my hips, arms, chest, shoulders aren’t properly aligned and free? The vocal folds are within the larynx, FAR AWAY from all those parts of the body? Let’s experiment….. Try clenching your fist, and holding your arm tense. Is...

Let’s find some Style!

You’re progressing well, your technique is coming along great! The scales are getting easier. You’re hitting all those notes you always wanted.. Now what? Style! Think of any artist? A painter even…. Picasso, did he have his own unique style? Of...

No more heavy high notes…

When going for high notes, singers can often experience vocal tension. One reason for this can be too much ‘weight’ on the voice. What does this mean? Put your hand on your chest and try and feel some external vibration, conductive resonance in your chest....

Breath ‘Support’

That old classic line ‘Support’! What does it really mean? Lets discuss First of all, the ideal breath to take in is an ‘Apoggio’ In Italian this means ‘Support’ or more importantly ‘lean’ So the feeling is leaning on...