Vocal Cord TLC

Are you a singer, actor, teacher? Does your job require a lot of talking? You will want to read on if you use your voice a lot.  The vocal folds need to be coated with a thin layer of mucus in order to vibrate effectively. Drinking water is the best way to achieve this.  When […]

Vocal Range

Your vocal range is the span of notes your vocal cords are capable of producing. Some people don’t know HOW to produce their high notes well, even though their vocal cords are capable of it. The average range of a singer Is 3 to 3.5 octaves even though I’ve have seen ranges as small as […]

Unveiling your voice

WITHOUT A SOLID FOUNDATION, YOU’LL HAVE TROUBLE CREATING ANYTHING OF VALUE ~ERIKA OPPENHEIMER Recently, I came out with an ebook called “Simple Secrets to Unveil your Voice”. I developed it for the beginner singer as well as for singers who’ve been using their voices for a while but may not understand how to get their […]

Staying on track

“When you have nothing to aim at, you have no reason to organize and master yourself. No goals, no growth, no clarity, no change. Let ambition swell in your heart once more. Set your own course. Get to work. Go!” ~Brendon Burchard School is back in session, which means most young people are getting back […]

Keys to Mastering Songs for Singers

Work  smarter not harder It’s the saying that my 5th grade teacher used as our class motto and to this day, I still remember it. When I work with young artists, specifically singers, I find that they struggle learning songs thoroughly and sometimes never really feel like they’ve mastered the song, because they are always […]

Artists at work

Anything we aspire to do as an expression of our artisan soul requires inspiration and strength.~Erwin McManus Far too often in life, we as creative people, look more at being inspired than being strong. Certainly all artists (musicians, singers, painters etc.)  need inspiration to create works of art. However, inspiration plays only a small role […]

Secrets to Unlocking Your Voice

5 Secrets To Unlocking Your Voice-Article featured in VisionQuest Sound Know Yourself –It’s important you become very comfortable with yourself. Know your strengths and weaknesses. While it’s easy to focus most on your strengths, recognize areas where you are both strong as well as weak in. It’s when we are willing to identify our patterns […]