Importance of Choosing the Right Songs
Your song choice can make or break your performance/enjoyment of the song.
You need to choose the right song for your voice so that:
- You won’t hurt your voice while singing
- You’ll enjoy singing the songs more because they’re achievable
Almost everybody I’ve come across wants to sing higher, myself included.
Low voices want to sing higher. High voices want to sing even higher.
As if people need to be reminded of the benefits of singing higher! They may seem obvious but do you know exactly why it’s good to have...
Different Kinds of Performance Anxiety
We all experience stage fright or anxiety in one way or another when we are performing. Stage fright, also known as performance anxiety, can either help or hinder our performance. There are many kinds of performance anxiety. Let us look at them below.
Singing is a very abstract activity. Our instrument - voice box/larynx - is inside of our body so we cannot see or touch it. How can we control an instrument that we cannot see or touch? That’s what makes singing so difficult.
Studies show that beginners rely on auditory feedback...
If you’ve done singing lessons before, you’ve probably done either bubbles (lip trills) or rolling R’s (tongue trills).
Do they help you to sing well?
According to research, this is one of the best warm-up exercises to do.
First, it helps the breathing...
You have probably noticed that it is easier to sing while standing rather than sitting down. For some reason, your voice does not feel supported while sitting down.
Why is That?
When we are sitting down, our posture is likely to be out of alignment. A good posture for singing is a straight line...