singing

The Secrets of Singing: Posture

Posted by on March 13, 2011 at 6:36 pm

The Secrets of Posture by  Janak Ramachandran Control and coordination of the way your breathing supports the creation of sound is the single most important aspect of producing high quality notes in tune.  But there is a skill prior to breathing that is the beginning and end of everything in singing. The first and most […]

The Secrets of Singing: Breathing

Posted by on March 13, 2011 at 6:24 pm

The Secrets of Breathing by Janak Ramachandran Nothing occurs in singing without breathing.  And yet, breathing is often underdeveloped among those cultivating a singing voice.  Many students of singing tend to see breathing development as a tiresome and superfluous activity (“I already know how to breathe—I want to learn how to sing (better)!”).  But, far […]

The Secrets of Singing: Your Instrument

Posted by on March 21, 2010 at 10:02 pm

One secret to singing with your best voice is to think of yourself as an instrument.  Your instrument is divided into essentially three pieces that work together to create a supported singing sound. Mastering the coordination between these pieces of the instrument is the key to creating a compelling vocal sound when singing (or speaking, […]