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Surely anyone can sing without voice training? Many people are gifted with natural singing ability, but whether you want to become a professional singer, session vocalist, casual performer, or just sing for fun, it’s important to learn how protect your best asset and increase it’s potential.

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How to find a Singing Teacher
So you want to learn to sing! How do you find a singing teacher in your area? Before you rush
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Vocal Health Links
There are a host of singers and musicians health organisations, non-profit groups and articles on the internet available to all.
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The Vocal Folds / Vocal Cords
There are two types of vocal folds (also known as vocal cords) which are referred to as ‘true’ and ‘false’.
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Singing With Hearing Loss
This article on singing with hearing loss is a personal account that aims to help those who have or are
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Are Singing Exercises Really Important?
I never do vocal exercises. They are for opera singers, not a guy who sings rock and roll.” Boy, have
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Can I Improve My Singing Without Spending Hours Every Week?
To begin, I think it’s obvious that the more time you spend on singing lessons, vocal exercises, etc. the more
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How to Avoid Vocal Cord Nodules
What are vocal nodules? Vocal (cord) nodules, or as they are otherwise known vocal ‘fold’ nodules are masses of tissue
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How Can You Tell If Your Singing Lessons Are Working?
Occasionally a student walks in my studio and asks “are all these lessons really helping me improve? I really don’t
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How Do I Breathe? A Singer’s Perspective on the Power of Deep Breathing
For singers, good breathing is essential. What does “good” breathing mean? Ask different singing teachers and coaches and you are
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How to Comply With the Standards of Professional Singing
Whenever an aspiring singer approaches me to become their vocal coach I always ask them what they are trying to
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Singing Kids – Does Your Child Have Star Potential?
Singing kids. Do you have one? I mean one of those kids who just won’t stop, who goes around singing
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Why Should A Singer Drink More Water?
Water is one of the fundamentals of life. The flexibility of your vocal chords and the tone of your singing
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Are talent competitions worthwhile?
Do contests like American Idol, participating on some music talent search contest, open call audition or some talent competition actually
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Effective Stage Presence for the Open Mic and Beyond
This series of articles is written with the beginner and intermediate level performer in mind. It is also written primarily
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How to Sing Backup. Blend in to Stand Out
In some ways it is harder to learn to sing backup that being a solo singer. When you are singing
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What is Speech Level Singing?
“We don’t think about how to talk, so why should we think about how to sing?’ says Dave Stroud, at
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Relaxation for Singers
Chrys Page, voice coach and author has kindly provided permission for us to place excerpts from volume 1 of the
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Creating The Sound or ‘The Grunt’
Chrys Page, voice coach and author has kindly provided permission for us to place excerpts from volume 1 of the
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