What to Practice

What exactly does practicing look like for a singer?

A Singing Practice

As musicians (and make no mistake, singers ARE musicians), we need to practice. But what does practicing look like for a singer exactly?

Singer’s Glossary

Here are some common singing terms and what they mean.

Where the Air Goes: Saving vs. Spending

Singers tend to fall into two camps regarding breathing: savers and spenders. Singers who spend air when they sing use up all of the breath right at the beginning. Phrases start out strong, but taper off to a whimper. (You feel like you never hear the end of what they are singing.) Contrarily, savers never […]

Go with the Flow

As I have said before, breath is important to and for singers. Learning to let the breath “take care of itself” makes our singing easier and better. For me, understanding how my breath and vocal folds work together was crucial to improving my singing. … So. Imagine your windpipe is a garden hose. Now imagine […]