Practice

Vocalizes, Ornamentation, and Riffs

  Dear Students, Parents, Friends, Family, and those special brass players Conversations in practice room these days have been about vocalizes, ornamentation, and riffs. Books exist out there so we practice them just as diligently as our repertoire. Here is a link to an article about vocalizes. It mentioned a book I have had on […] Read more…

Practical Tools for the Craft of Singing

Like any craft, it is nice to have tools of the trade. Our tools: Good teacher Recording device Designated practice location Sturdy 3-ring binder Music to be studied Pencil or pen Note Paper to journal your thoughts, observations, or insights you experienced during your private practice. ¬†Document your time! Those self-discoveries are valuable nuggets of […] Read more…