Here’s another practicing tip: make achievable goals. When you tell yourself to go from 0 to 60 and expect it to happen, you’re often setting yourself up for failure. I tell my students to make small, achievable, goals to help them gain and maintain good practicing habits. Not practicing at all? Let’s try to doContinue reading “Practice Tip #2”
Some of my students are struggling with rehearsal-related fatigue, but not because of singing. They’re straining their voices while trying to project their speaking /stage voices and injecting character into them. Did you know that you can employ a lot of the same mechanics for singing into your speaking? Good, intentional, breathing and solid supportContinue reading “Rehearsal Fatigue”
I’ve seen several students struggling with vocal fatigue this week. The causes were all, mostly, different but solutions are sometimes the same. Winter is rough on the body, but rougher still when we’re constantly trying to rehearse and perform. One easy ‘help’ I like to recommend is hot, herbal tea. (Traditional Medicinal’s Throat Coat andContinue reading “Vocal Fatigue”
I’m so honored and happy to be working with the ever talented kids and directors at our local middle school. Being the Music Director, encouraging kids to learn and grow on stage, and working in theater is such a privelege. Our first read through is today, all-cast on stage tomorrow, music rehearsals begin Monday!!
It’s sometimes problematic to make a schedule involving teens when they’re between semesters. A good rule of teaching is to roll well with changes, so here we go! If you were interested in this class and Mondays didn’t work, good news, the class has moved to TUESDAYS! All are welcome to attend TOMORROW 1/11. IfContinue reading “Group Classes”
I’m still looking for a couple of more students interested in this brand new class. Contact me at kellermanvoice at gmail.com or hop on over to FaceBook and message me today!
Do you have a teen that loves music, wants to learn more about the written page and singing, but one on one is not for them? I’ve got you covered! I’d love to test a new group class. It would run 4-5 weeks, teach the basics of music as well as simple singing mechanics. I’mContinue reading “Updates”