Category Archives: Technique

Tips, tricks, exercises, advice and reminders on the technique of singing.

Learning How to Handle ‘Nerves’

Since the last post, I’m hoping you’ve spent some time practicing your recital song and using expression. As much as I would love to say truthfully that this is all you need to get rid of those butterflies in your … Continue reading

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Singing Summer Camp!

July 8-12 2013 NEW this year, the Studio will host a week long summer day camp focused on small group singing. Activities will involve singing technique, learning new music and singing in harmony. Singers will perform in groups with other … Continue reading

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Didn’t your parents ever tell you your face could get stuck that way?

Your voice is unique. Your face is just as unique. They are a perfect pair. Why not take advantage of this duo? What better opportunity to allow your voice and face to reflect each other. In the performance of a … Continue reading

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The Mirror: your newest BFF

Over the years, I’ve received various reactions from students when stating ‘look in the mirror.’ I’ve seen horrified faces, bashful faces, lots of ‘please don’t make me!’ faces, and very few excited ones. Actually, I believe my students are quite … Continue reading

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The Dangers of Apparel for Singing

Some days it’s a real challenge to decide what outfit to wear. Most of us want to look good and feel good about our appearance, especially when we are on stage. Oftentimes, we want to create a persona when we … Continue reading

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Should You Sing With a Cold?

You may think the answer to this question would be straightforward.  The truth is, you need to listen to what your body is telling you as well as what your doctor is telling you. Here are some questions to ask … Continue reading

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