One of the most common problems is the high pitches for classical sopranos. They're important but often problematic because they don't have spin and sound/feel tense. Here's how to approach it the right way.
Depending on the song and genre you sing, you may need to approach the register transition differently. Sometimes, you need a seamless sound without too much heaviness. This exercise will help you with achieving a more consistent sound throughout your range when you want a lighter sound.
Sometimes you need a gentle warm-up to get your voice started. I love doing these because it's great to focus on subtle nuances instead of just hammering away. Here are some exercises that help you wake up your vocal cords slowly and gently.
This is a highly undervalued aspect of singing among beginners. Professionals know how essential correct vowel placement is for better resonance. If you want to bring out your most beautiful timbre, you will need to work on opening the vowels and perfecting space.
Not only does your tongue...
Not only singers struggle with neck tension and tight shoulders. Getting rid of any tension that hinders you from fully utilizing your body is the goal of today's video.
I will show you some exercises first to achieve better alignment and awareness of posture, then we do some exercises...
You may ask yourself: how can you slide the wrong way? Well, there's actually a lot you can do that makes a difference between sounding totally amateur and professional.
Whenever something is a new threat, your body reacts and gets into fight-or-flight-mode which triggers a faster heart rate, shallow breath, shakiness, compromise of posture, and a lot more.
How did I overcome this? By putting myself in as many of these exposed situations as possible. Video...