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Vocal Mindset

Super thrilled that yesterday I got to interview Vocal Mindset Coach Keziah from the UK!  She has such great insight on confidence, mindset, nerves and preparing for auditions and live performances.  Check out our live Q&A! View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Alida Vocal -Online Lessons (@alidavocalstudio) on Oct 28, 2020 […]

How to Practice

I have been teaching for over a decade and I can always tell when a client comes to their lesson having practiced.  Their voices are usually stronger, more balanced, and way more equipped for challenging song phrases.  If you haven’t been a consistent with your practice, don’t even sweat it, don’t make time for ‘practice […]

“I Can See Clearly” Quarantine Cover

Now more than ever we need to restore a sense of hope in our lives.  A few of my clients got “together, but apart” and sang their hearts out in this rendition of a classic! Enjoy!  Featuring: Zenia Marshall, Giles Fernandes, Bea Armstrong, Israel De Real, May Guimaraes, Achilles Tang, Stefanie Joyce, and Rani Reddy. […]

Vocal Workout: female voice

It sometimes takes a while before we feel warmed-up enough to sing those challenging notes in a song.  This mini vocal workout will not only warm-up your voice, it will help you discover the three different areas of the voice: bottom, middle and top.  It features functional exercises that building vocal strength and balance. In […]

On Breathing for the Singing Dancer

Got to document my discussion with osteopath Jennie Morton on training singers who dance and dancers who sing. Jennie is a pioneer in Performing Arts Medicine.  A former professional dancer/singer/actor, now works as an Osteopath in LA, she uses an integrative approach to managing physical and emotional challenges in her work with performers.