vocal technique is not everything. It can turn into something to hide behind. There is a balance between technical mastery and stylistic expression. A clear, resonant tone has its place. It’s a strong place. However, there are textures and tambres in voices that really speak to us as human beings. We use the voice to express the full array of human emotion . . . and that’s not always ‘pretty’ - thank goodness.
When exploring the possibilities of your voice, I encourage you to do so with a sense of openness and curiosity. There is a place for us all to find freedom within a form.Read More