Tips and advice for learning how to speak, sing, perform and live the dream of being a professional entertainer (speaker or singer) and performing artist, along with common sense commentary and rants on the state of today's music industry. Written by international master vocal coach, Diana Yampolsky, creator of Vocal Science (TM).
Is it possible to become a decent or even a professional singer in a matter of hours, and not years?
The answer to the above is yes.
How so, you may ask?
Everybody knows and mainly believes that you have to spend
quite a few years to become a good singer and even more years to become a
That could be true in the conventional understanding of the
vocal coaching and their well-known and recognised methods. I advocate my own,
developed from scratch, Vocal Science ™ method and attached to it a
revolutionary approach to voice mechanics.
I found a short and efficient cut to trigger the voice to
work in its fullest capacity possible and with no pain or strain on the vocal
anatomy whatsoever. I do work on the
brain and on the full physiology, via method of visualisation and via
triggering certain muscles in the body, employing certain physical movements,
which bring the intangible and abstract approach to a tangible understanding
and certain feelings in the body and the voice, respectively.
Once the person understands the intellectual part of the equation,
the next thing is to work on the physical body and the motor skills, which are
essential components of that wholesome mechanism, which will allow one’s voice
to work in the fullest capacity possible and will guarantee the health and
length of the voice for a lifetime.
The person represents the “instrument” and the “player” all
at once. Once I “tune” the “instrument” and teach the person how to extract the
maximum capacity from that “instrument” The vocalist is born. However, there is
also a music part, which needs to be addressed.
Let’s analyse this!
The song consists of certain combinations of sounds,
duration, and pitch, i.e., intervals.
Once we address those combinations and then analyse and
address the situations where those combinations may and will exist, we will
become the owners of all of the above, and then the sky will be the limit for
the newly born singer, who was conceived just 10 or 20 hours prior his/hers’