How to Become a Singer: 5 Qualities You Need to Succeed
Wondering how to become a singer? Take a look at the five essential qualities you'll need in this guest post by Ann Arbor, MI singing teacher Elaina R...
Plenty of people want to be singers. At the same time, though, most people have no idea how to become a singer and really improve. Why? Singing is complicated!
Singing is a performing art. A good singer is both a good musician (sounds good and sings the right notes) and a good performer (is engaging and interesting to watch)
The Surprising Advantage Singers Have Over Most People
What makes a good public speaker? Whether you want to improve your communication skills or overcome a fear of speaking, you're already at an advantage if you have a background in singing (or music in general). Read on as San Diego, CA teacher Carl M. explains...
I could go on and on expounding on all the reasons singing lessons are a valuable tool for millions of individuals whether or not a career in music is intended. However, the one that emerges foremost in my mind has very li
Play 10 Christmas Songs Using 4 Easy Chords
A wise man once said, "The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear." Wait, that was Will Ferrell as Buddy the Elf... But he does have a good point!
One of the most fun ways to celebrate the holiday season is with music! With so much Chrismas music online, it can be hard to know where to start. In the spirit of the season, we're giving you this guide to our favorite Christmas song chords for guitar.
Whether you're a beginner just learning guitar chords or a pro br
Exercises for Practicing Guitar Chords
There are several ways to master the technique of changing chords, so lets look at a couple of exercises using basic guitar chords. The basic guitar chords are C, D, Dm, E, Em, F, G, A, and Am. Some instructors add C7, D7, E7, G7, A7 and B7. The F chord is always the most difficult for the beginning guitar player because you hold two strings down with one finger.
Ideally, you want your basic guitar chords to sound clean and crisp no muffled strings. Keep practicing the individual chords un
5 Best Songs to Sing for Contraltos | Building Your Repertoire
Contralto singers, listen up! Highlight your voice type with these top picks for songs to sing, as recommended by Hayward, CA voice teacher Molly R...
Are you one of the lucky women who considers herself a contralto? Youre a rare and special voice type for sure, but also in great company! Some famous contralto singers include Cher, Toni Braxton, Sade, and Annie Lennox in popular music.
A contraltos voice is known for being low (the contralto range is typically around F below mi