A teenage girl with a healthy voice sings at Christmas

​Have a very healthy vocal holiday

Nov 30, 2017

The holidays are right around the corner, and if you’re a singer that means you’ll not only be performing a lot, but you’ll probably be talking a lot more at parties. However, that much use could put a strain on your voice. What can you do to protect your voice and keep it healthy not just during the holidays, but into the new year, too?

Read More
Happy family at Thanksgiving, eating and swallowing their food

​Healthy holidays shouldn’t be hard to swallow

Nov 14, 2017

Thanksgiving is the start of the holiday season, and what better way to start off a season of feasting and parties than with a holiday dedicated to eating? Since you’re going to be swallowing a lot of food over the next month and a half, now is a good time to learn about swallowing difficulties and what might cause them.

Read More
A man sleeps and rests his voice

​How does sleep affect my voice?

Sep 28, 2017

Being a singer can mean a lot of late nights and early mornings of performances and practicing. But if you are not getting enough sleep, you could make yourself susceptible to voice injury or impede healing a vocal injury.

Read More
A woman teaches students to sing

​Preparing Your Voice To Go Back to School

Aug 07, 2017

School will soon be back in session. Whether you are a voice, music, or theater teacher, theater director, or a student singer who has had the summer off, it is a good idea to start preparing your voice now for the increased demand that comes with the return of the school year. Here are some things to consider.

Read More
Young woman with hoarseness

What is your voice trying to tell you?

Jun 01, 2017

Even with attention to good vocal hygiene, if you have a vocally demanding job you may still find yourself with hoarseness. What are some common hoarseness-causing voice disorders, and when should you see a doctor about them?

Read More
woman nasal breathing

​Sing strongly with nasal breathing

Apr 25, 2017

Exercising your voice, resting it at the appropriate times and not overusing it, avoiding acid reflux, and treating your allergies are all good ways to keep your voice healthy and strong. Just as important as all of that, though, is knowing proper breathing techniques. Breathing through your nose has many benefits, especially if you’re preparing for a major singing engagement.

Read More
This website is optimized for more recent web browsers. Please consider these upgrade options: IE10+(IE10+, Chrome Chrome, Firefox Firefox.
 Schedule An Appointment