10 Interesting Facts About Singing

2022-01-19T19:15:18+00:00

Music helps us to unite and connect with each other. No matter our background, every culture has been enriched by music throughout human history. In fact, singing is one of the easiest and most accessible ways for us to participate in making music. We are the instrument, so we already have everything we need to get started. To appreciate this unique and universal art form, here are our top 10 most interesting facts about singing. 1. Singing May Have Preceded Speech For humans to be so attuned to singing that it feels innate and natural to us, we would’ve had to [...]

10 Interesting Facts About Singing2022-01-19T19:15:18+00:00

10 Best Christmas Songs to Sing

2021-12-28T17:58:02+00:00

With the festive season just around the corner, vocalists are all brushing up their repertoire of the best Christmas songs! Whether you are actively gigging or simply wish to sing your heart out with friends, family, or even get into the Christmas spirit yourself, this list is for you. Here we have compiled some of the best and most loved classics every vocalist should try. Ella Fitzgerald – Winter Wonderland For the jazz singer in all of us, this is a beautiful song to learn! Taken from Fitzgerald’s album, ‘Ella Wishes You a Swinging Christmas’, ‘Winter Wonderland’ will let you explore [...]

10 Best Christmas Songs to Sing2021-12-28T17:58:02+00:00

5 Reasons to Take Adult Singing Lessons

2022-05-30T19:31:15+01:00

Adult singing lessons can benefit your life in more ways than just the obvious – learning how to sing! There is so much to gain from learning a new skill, making new connections and discovering your unique musical talent. Our vocal students come from all walks of life, some with a professional singing background and others who sing for joy. Some who have experience already and others who simply feel inspired to pursue their passions. No matter their musical past, these 5 singing benefits unite them all. Gaining Confidence It takes a lot of courage and bravery to sing in front [...]

5 Reasons to Take Adult Singing Lessons2022-05-30T19:31:15+01:00

Is It Ever Too Late to Learn to Sing?

2021-11-17T17:03:09+00:00

The short answer is no, it’s never too late to learn to sing. But we know everyone has their own doubts and may feel like their situation is different. So, if you’ve always wanted to learn to sing and you think it might be too late and your time as a vocalist has passed, this article is for you. We will dispel the most common myths that stop people from truly discovering their voice and enjoying all the amazing benefits of singing. It’s Harder to Learn Something New as You Get Older Our brains learn through creating new pathways and pushing [...]

Is It Ever Too Late to Learn to Sing?2021-11-17T17:03:09+00:00

Gift Ideas for Singers

2021-11-17T17:02:16+00:00

Have you got a friend or a loved one who is a passionate, dedicated vocalist? Or, perhaps, you are looking for a special treat to spoil yourself? No matter the occasion, we have the perfect gift ideas for singers that will impress them during Christmas, birthdays, holidays and simply as gestures to let them know how special they are. As expert vocal coaches for countless adult singing lessons students, we have the best gift ideas to treat the singer in your life. Throat Pastilles Few things are more uncomfortable for a vocalist than a dry, scratchy throat! The Vocalzone Throat Pastilles [...]

Gift Ideas for Singers2021-11-17T17:02:16+00:00

How to Improve Your Singing If You’ve Plateaued

2021-11-17T17:00:06+00:00

As many of us embark on singing lessons for adults, we expect to be constantly progressing, excitedly learning a new skill. There are so many new songs to learn, vocal tips and tricks you never came across before. It all feels fresh and compelling…until it doesn’t. Months or even years down the line, you may have reached a plateau. Once again, you are wondering how to improve your singing. Except this time, it’s not coming from a place of learning a new skill. You probably feel comfortable with your voice, you may feel like you’ve found your sound, your repertoire. And [...]

How to Improve Your Singing If You’ve Plateaued2021-11-17T17:00:06+00:00

Which Adult Singing Lessons Course is Right for Me?

2021-10-25T20:41:29+01:00

There is no one-size-fits-all adult singing lessons solution for vocalists! We are all different, our voices are unique and our goals as artists and musicians will vary too. Some might learn best in a group environment, while others feel more comfortable in one-to-one sessions. You may need to improve your skills quickly with an intensive singing course or take things at your own pace. Just like there are different learning styles, our musical objectives are individual and diverse. Some singers may dream of being in a West end show, while others want to captivate the audience of a jazz club. Some [...]

Which Adult Singing Lessons Course is Right for Me?2021-10-25T20:41:29+01:00

10 Ways to Make Money as a Singer

2021-10-25T20:39:18+01:00

Just about any musician has heard the phrase ‘but there’s no money in it as a career’. While all of us chose to take adult singing lessons for the love of music, some might want to also make singing their profession. Here are ten ways you can make money as a singer! You may choose to specialise in just one or two, however, most freelancers find that tapping into multiple streams of income allows for a more sustainable career. We’d recommend trying a few different options to see what works in your business! Live Music The first and, possibly, the most [...]

10 Ways to Make Money as a Singer2021-10-25T20:39:18+01:00

Avoid These 5 Vocal Mistakes!

2021-10-13T18:30:36+01:00

Vocal mistakes are common among budding singers, as well as experienced vocalists. We have heard plenty of stories of famous singers who have had to have vocal cord surgery or have, in some way, damaged their vocals. Anatomically, our vocal mechanisms are mostly made up of soft tissue and muscle, so it can be easy to cause a negative effect through lifestyle choices and improper singing technique. Smoking, dehydration, alcohol consumption and even certain foods can affect our voice. More commonly, however, it’s the way we use our voice that causes the most damage. Here are five vocal mistakes you should [...]

Avoid These 5 Vocal Mistakes!2021-10-13T18:30:36+01:00

Adult singing lessons and mental health

2021-09-20T16:10:20+01:00

Not everyone is a confident vocalist, yet so much of our lives and social events revolve around music and singing. Going to gigs, festivals and joining in with your favourite artists, singing in the car, in the shower or during holidays has always had an exhilarating effect on us. But is there more to adult singing lessons and mental health? Can singing actually benefit our quality of life? Here are just some of the surprising benefits of belting out a tune. Adult Singing Lessons Help to Lift Your Mood There are many reasons why adults come to us for singing lessons. [...]

Adult singing lessons and mental health2021-09-20T16:10:20+01:00

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