Crafting the Voice: Functional Voice Training, Somatics and Vital Singing

“Crafting the Voice” features articles for singers, vocal music educators, choir directors, coaches, stage directors, voice teachers, vocal pedagogues, accompanists and medical personnel.

Articles in series are listed latest to first.

ARTICLES FROM WORK AS A SINGING VOICE SPECIALIST

A Singer With Muscle Tension Dysphonia

SINGING  MASTERCLASS SERIES:

Interview with Suzan Postal of “The Body Sings”

Vocal Master Class #9: Beliefs that Hinder Singing

Vocal Master Class #9: May I Be Franck?

Vocal Master Class #7: The Feet Have It

Vocal Master Class #6: Volunteer Choirs

Vocal Master Class #5: The Cantor Can’t

Vocal Master Class #4: Senior Chanteuse

Vocal Master Class #3: Medicinal Madness

Vocal Master Class #2: A Tenor and His Psoas

Vocal Master Class #1: Bicep Blues

Elizabeth Daniels, Teacher of Singing

VIEWS FROM A VOICE TEACHER:

Turning Vocal Pedagogy & Scientific Information Into Useful Teaching Experience, Part I

Turning Vocal Pedagogy & Scientific Information Into Useful Teaching Experience, Part II

Five Responses to “What Have You Done Lately?”

Seven Lessons for Voice Teachers

Singing, Teaching and the Healing Arts

Creating Singing Work for Museums and Galleries

Chamber Music for Soprano

Is Your Child Ready for Private Voice Lessons?

LOA For Real Life: You Are What You Hear

Setting Intentions When You Teach

JOURNAL NOTES FROM A RICHARD MILLER WEEK, 1994

Day 5, Journal of a Week With Richard Miller

Day 4, Journal of a Week With Richard Miller

Day 3, Journal of a Week With Richard Miller

Day 2, Journal of a Week With Richard Miller

Day 1, Journal of a Week With Richard Miller

SERIES EXPLORING “CLAIRSENTIENCE” AS A TEACHING TOOL

Part III: Clairsentience as a Teaching Tool

Part II: Clairsentience as a Teaching Tool

Part I: Clairsentience as a Teaching Tool

DIARY OF A SINGER/VOICE TEACHER DIAGNOSED WITH BI-LATERAL VOCAL FOLD PARALYSIS (both vocal folds paralyzed)

A Year Since Diagnosis of Vocal Fold Paralysis

9th Report on Vocal Fold Paralysis

Update on Healing Paralysis without “Uncertain Results” Surgery

Vocal Fold Paralysis: Through the Poo of Ages

Symptoms of Paresis and Paralysis to Look Out For

The Voice, End of Weeks 4 and 5

The Voice, End of Week 3

The Voice, End of Week 2

The Voice, End of Week 1

SERIES: OPERA ARIAS FOR THE “TWENTY-SOMETHING” SOPRANO and MEZZO-SOPRANO

Mezzo: Operetta and Character Roles

Soprano: Young Dramatic Soprano

Mezzo: Young Dramatic Mezzo

Mezzo: Lyric and Coloratura Mezzo

Soprano: Lyric

Soprano: Lyric-Coloratura

Soprano: Coloratura