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How To Sing Musical Theatre – Workshop

How To Sing Musical Theatre | Sunday, June 4th, 11 - 16.00, Singing Sense Studio Dumbarton  This 5-hour-long workshop is suitable for participants with previous singing experience and an interest in musical theatre.   We will cover the four main vocal styles required for singing in musical theatre: 1. Legit 2. Traditional Musical Theatre 3. [...]

Singing for Exams and Auditions – Workshop

Sunday, March 19th 2017, 11 - 16.00, Singing Sense Studio Dumbarton This workshop is suitable for students/pupils with singing as their performance element, and also for any singer who prepares for auditions, be it for College/University, or for a talent competition. We will cover musicianship, stylistically appropriate singing, healthy phonation and performance skills/stage presence. The [...]

Singing throughout (and after) pregnancy – Part 4

If you have ever thought you were tired - this word gets a whole new meaning... It has been a long time since I wrote my last blog post. My daughter recently turned one, and I really cannot believe how quickly the past year has flown by. So first of all: Thank you everyone for [...]

Singing throughout (and after) pregnancy – Part 3

Third Trimester: I can't sleep, I can't breathe, and could you please make this heartburn go away? So far, nothing had affected my voice too badly, a few minor complaints aside (less vocal stamina and a slightly lessened ability to "feel" my supporting muscles kicking into gear, mainly due to issues with good postural alignment). That [...]

Singing throughout (and after) pregnancy – Part 2

Second Trimester: The energy is back, but ouch... My second trimester was pretty much plain sailing until roughly week 20. The nausea was gone, my energy levels were really high, and I felt great. My bump started to show a bit just before Christmas, so pretty late (I am very tall with a long torso though, so [...]