Jul 07, 2021
When we hear ‘work with what you’ve got’ we usually think of resources, but I have decided to apply this statement to someone that is extremely important, myself.
Jun 11, 2021
When the singer is singing for her audience, she cannot be thinking about herself, she must focus on delivering the message of the song.
Mar 15, 2021
Let’s start with the most obvious question, what is an entertainer?
Feb 11, 2021
People are usually focused on the method that they must learn and develop if they are going to effortlessly sing. Most people understand that singing is making musical sounds with the voice,and or using words with a set tune. Some teachers start with the method, I start with the instrument, the singer.Have you ever noticed how people are selective when it comes to what kind of instrument they should purchase? Doing research and asking musicians what company they would purchasetheir instrument from. When it comes to singing, people don’t really pay attention to the instrument, they just want to learn the method and sing. But you cannot do this and expect tosing affectively because if you want to learn how to sing pr...
Dec 01, 2020
There is a lesson to be learned about performance through one of my favourite desserts, chocolate pudding. I thoroughly enjoy chocolate pudding.
Nov 12, 2020
You want to WOW your audience. You want your performance to be strong yet flow smoothly and influence the audience. How do you do that? Depending on who you ask you will get different answers. People say things like, “You have to be talented”, “You have to be skillful” or, “You have to be disciplined.” All of these answers are noble but not always true and need clarification.
Oct 01, 2020
I’ve heard “I’m a perfectionist and will not do anything or show anyone my work until it’s perfect,” come from so many good, well meaning, and talented people. Doesn’t this sound like a noble statement?
Aug 06, 2020
When you wake up in the morning do you start thinking about all the things you
were worried about yesterday?
Jun 10, 2020
People ask me to help them find their voice. When this question is asked of me, I usually respond with another question, “what do you mean by finding your voice”? I always get one of two responses: “I want to figure out who I really am” or “I want to learn how to sing better”.
May 01, 2020
As a vocal instructor I see the potential for singing as a healing tool to communicate your truth and for releasing emotional and physical heaviness by “letting go.”