Health benefits of singing

So what health benefits are associated with Singing? Singing is an exhilarating activity; a creative experience which improves mood by producing a hormonal high in the majority of participants. It encourages wellbeing by providing opportunity for self-expression, a great way to release emotional and physical tensions. Concentrations of Oxytocin (the ‘love hormone’, known for its … More Health benefits of singing

Singers: How to toughen up and take back control of your performances

“… I’m a survivor. Not gonna give up. Not gonna stop. Gonna work harder…” (Survivor, Destiny’s Child) Being a singer is tough. You have so many things to think about all of the time: trying to establish yourself as an artist; carve out a niche for yourself; developing your music; developing your marketing strategy; dealing … More Singers: How to toughen up and take back control of your performances

How to Sing – inspiration for teachers and students

Singing tuition in the UK today There is no official regulation or standardisation to singing tuition in the UK. When you choose a singing teacher or vocal coach you are taking your voice to an individual who has only their own experiences of singing to share with you. So choose wisely! I have written today’s … More How to Sing – inspiration for teachers and students

Rock Out ALL Summer – Advice for Touring Singers (Bands)

We all need a little help with looking after our voices. Particularly those of you with a heavy vocal load coming up this Summer! If you have lots of gigs coming up, then grab a tipple of choice and read on… Summer is nearly here! That means festivals, open air gigs, people generally heading outside … More Rock Out ALL Summer – Advice for Touring Singers (Bands)