Exercises for Singers

Singing Articles

Learn to sing with vocalists exercises for singers aimed at the complete beginner and as “jargon” free as possible. They have been split into different sections which include breathing, fitness, pitch (ear training), posture and vocal exercises to allow for extra information to be added. Each section also contains links to related articles and external links to resources, lessons and further advice on each subject.

If you are a complete novice start with our article on Singing Practise which explains why singers need to practise with suggestions on practise length plus links to articles and books providing vocal warm up exercises.

Breathing Exercises
Advice and exercises to aid in correct breathing and breath control for singers plus links to related articles on breathing and support.
Books for Singers
Audio books and books for singers on singing including exercises, history, theory and advice for beginners to advanced vocalists and performers.
Ear Training
Ear Training and Pitching Exercises, advice and applications to help singers learn to sing in tune plus links to related resources and articles.
Fitness Exercises
Physical Exercises for Singers, article on physical fitness for singers includes simple exercises and links to related resources
Learning Lyrics
Advice and exercises for singers on learning song words including examples and online player plus links to educational resources and related articles.
Posture Exercises
Advice on posture with exercises to help singers achieve correct posture to improve their singing and movement.
Sight Reading & Sight Singing
Lessons, tips and information for beginners on learning to sight read music includes sight reading tests, scores, drills, articles and free software downloads for learning to sight read.
Vocal Singing Exercises
Singing lessons, Advice and Exercises for beginners with links to online singing exercises and articles for intermediate and advanced singers.
List of vocalises plus vocalise books and other books providing vocal exercises for singers
Vocal Scales
Midi scales with text instructions for vocalists to practice their singing online.
Vocal Health
Singers health related articles & advice with links to medical resources, diagrams and descriptions of common medical ailments encountered by voice users e.g., Hoarseness, Gerd, Nodes….
Vocal Software
Includes articles and reviews on vocal removers, vocoders, vocal effects plugins, spectograph frequencies and harmonics plus online and downloadable spectographs.

Voice Training Video Lessons
Selection of links to free online video lessons, techniques, tips, advice, exercises plus hilarious spoofs and links to audio/visual tracks of some of the great singers past and present.

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How To’s & Lessons

The Right Material?
How to choose the right songs for your voice, covers vs originals, accompanists, arrangers, backing tracks, sheet music, music books, free sheet music, lyrics, songwriting advice including copyrighting, royalties, free songwriting tools and resources.

Timing, Tempo & Rhythm
Learn how to sing in time with the music with our basic lessons which includes Beats Per Minute Reference Chart, Online Beat Counter & BPM/Metronome Downloads.

Vocal & Mic Techniques
Tips & Techniques to improving confidence, charisma, microphone, performance and singing techniques for singers.

Perfecting your Act
Polishing up your act, venue suggestions, things required for publicity or press packs including example cover letters plus advertising and self promotion tips.

How to be Heard in the Music Business
Advice and tips on getting agents, management, gigs, media coverage, radio airplay, how to get a publishing or recording contract with example contracts.

Music Equipment
Basic Equipment requirements, advice on set up, basic maintenance and repairs plus tips and articles on achieving a good live and recorded sound.