The Human Voice from the Discovery program on BBC radio

Posted on Categories: Communication, Education, Singing teacher, Vocal ScienceTags: , , ,

A fantastic BBC World Radio piece on the voice, featuring leading voice scientists such as Dr Ingo Titze and Professor Johan Sundberg and more explaining how the voice works. Find out how vowels are formed, what happens when a boy’s voice breaks, how the vocal folds vibrate, why humans have a descended larynx, what makes our voice […]

Yes, I’m talking to you…communication

Posted on Categories: Communication, Performance Skills, Performing Arts, Singing, Talent DevelopmentTags: , , ,

(There had to be a dog picture at some point…maybe nearly as cute as Dexter…maybe) So this week on the Performer’s Edge course we looked at communication. Firstly we discussed verbal and non verbal forms of communication. A singer needs to be able to communicate using both forms. Body language is a vital form of […]

TED Rules

Posted on Categories: Communication, Music Business, Performing Arts, Technology, Vocal ScienceTags: , , , , , , , , ,

I am a huge TED fan. TED is a small nonprofit organisation devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. On the site you’ll find a collection of videos of people who speak at the TED conferences held around the world through out the year. These people share their innovative, creative thoughts, inspiring ideas, knowledge, skills and experiences. On […]

What they say...
Join My Mailing List
Make sure you let me know your specific interests in so you don't get unnecessary email.
* = required field
I'm interested in improving my