How to Start Singing: What to Know Before Your First Lesson
Ready to learn how to start singing? There's no need to be nervous about your first lesson - check out these top tips from Valencia, PA teacher Melody M.:
So you want to start singing? Great! You might be so excited you cant wait for your first lesson. If you are like most people, you may also be filled with a little trepidation or even outright anxiety. Here are 5 pieces of advice to help make that first lesson a great one.
1. You Are Not Supposed To Know Anything Yet.
Proper Singing Posture - What You Need to Know
Before you learn how to breathe, sing, or play any kind of instrument correctly, you need to ensure that you're creating the proper posture with your body. New singers frequently make the mistake of thinking that singing starts with controlling the vocal cords those hard-working vocal folds we love to exhaust but the secret to great singing is understanding how to use your whole body effectively. This starts with proper singing posture, enhanced by correct breathing techniques, and then furt
What Are the Best Songs to Sing for Boys?
What are the best songs for boys going through puberty, dealing with those inevitable voice breaks and cracks? Find out in this guest post by voice teacher Molly R...
The adolescent years are difficult no matter what. There is a lot of pressure to be accepted and seen as cool by your peers, and it seems as though these young people are always riding a roller coaster of emotions!
As if it werent already hard enough to select vocal repertoire, boys around the ages of 12 to 1
Learning How to Sing: How Long Should My Lessons Be?
Interested in learning how to sing? Private voice lessons are a great place to start. But with so many options out there for pricing, lesson length, and location, how do you know what's best for you? Read on as Hayward, CA and online teacher Molly R. shares her recommendation...
So, you're signing up for voice lessons and see there are a few options, usually 30 minutes, 45 minutes, or 60 minutes. Which length do you choose , either for yourself or for your child/teen?
How to Select the Best Song for a Musical Theater Audition
Preparing for an audition? Learn how to select your repertoire with these helpful tips from San Jose teacher Alison C.:
Picking out the best song for a musical theater audition is one of the most crucial decisions youll make. Your selection must demonstrate not just what a great singer you are, but also your ability and appropriateness for the role you want, your professionalism, and your ability to follow direction. Of course, once you have your song, you will need to rehearse and coach it t