One of the most mistaken concepts in the XXIst century is the concept of leggerezza. It is mistaken with an inconsistency and not appoggiato sound or an undersinging attitude. In fact is one of the fundamentals of singing and foundation of power and strength, also of touching pianissimo. It is simply the elasticity in vocal [...]
If your personality cannot feel comfortable by all the unknowns of vocal gesture (it is so complex and internally related with so many structures that in really long time we will be able to explain and visualise it correctly) and simply accept of being able of correct and effective gesture and choices, then go and [...]
From no voice to voice in 12 weeks.
I gave a young student Diana Ross _ Upside down to study, it is a perfect song for connection and copertura working in conjunction, especially with an Italian shaped larynx. The student is pre-teen, with good qualities and a little penchant for being intellectual, so she despises a bit the song for the simplicity of [...]
One of the tricky questions in singing is the effect of stress and tension performance related (personal stress in general does not affect singing from the first time a singer chooses diaphragm connection as a voluntary choice of action).The inexperienced usually thinks being able to perceive his stress or pressure. This is a superficial way [...]
If we had to put classical voice and pop voice in their extremes regarded differencies in vocal positions, I would say that it is in the way of treating the two positions in which we currently work (in pop for some dark and not high voices or when we want to give more structure to [...]
Good technical work with Eddie, wow he truly follows me and in short months! I have been kind and tough, truly tough where required. He trusted and followed me and now he is ready for his beautiful original songs in a great discographic project, a project born on his songs and voice just started bewteen [...]