Blog: Vocal Coaching

5 ENEMIES OF YOUR SINGING PRACTISE, KNOW AND DEFEAT THEM.

1. CRAVING for a sound or voice that you don’t have yet, wanting that which is not there. Resulting in a failure to remain present in your singing practise here and now. 2. DISLIKING the voice that you have now, or the sounds you need to experiment with on the path to finding the voice…

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Herbal teas and Vocalzones help me through the sessions.

Healthy living proves to be the only answer for looking after my voice, non acidic, low diary and caffeine, early nights, lots of water, as well as regular vocalising practise. Sometimes even the best intentions fall to the way side, oops! Herbal teas, sinus rinsing, steaming and vocalzones are the emergency tools to save the…

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Improvisation.. “The Spirit’s movin’ now!”

http://youtu.be/5dlrXCYrNYI Re- improvising, listen to your voice and follow where it takes you. If you really listen to and watch your own voice in the now, the next note will unfold and then the next phrase and so on. You prob won’t do quite as well trying to invent something great and constructed with the…

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Trust the learning process with patience and persistence.

I was just saying to a student today, one crystal clear observation I have made, is that the students who trust and enjoy the learning process without beating themselves up, really do learn much faster. OK so most of us artistes are sensitive perfectionist types with high standards, but how about genuinely expecting to succeed…

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