Podcasts

Voice Foundation Symposium, Philadelphia 2019

Five days of voice science, health and pedagogy. I'm absolutely buzzing and my head is crammed with new information; the Voice Foundation Symposium in Philadelphia has been an amazing experience. My paper presentation was great fun, it's now on my youtube channel I...

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Voice Foundation Symposium, Philadelphia

I've just been given a full award by VASTA to enable me to travel to Philadelphia and present a paper at this amazing international conference. I'm speaking about my research with adolescent boys singers: "Which Sung Pitch Range is Best for Boys during Voice Change?"...

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Mentoring – it’s official!

Having just gained a distinction in my Level 7 Coaching and Mentoring course, I'm now a full member of the Association for Coaching.  Any teacher can benefit from the bespoke guidance that mentoring offers, whether you are new to teaching or just looking to update and...

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Teaching Young Voices – celebrating!

Some numbers to celebrate: 106 teachers have been on one of my three-day Teaching Young Voices courses 26 of them now have completed certificates in Teaching Young Voices I hear news of their successes every week, I'm so proud of them all! Here's some feedback from...

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Life Cycle of the Voice – new films now available

In association with Voice Workshop we have made a series of films about the voice through the lifespan: developmental stages through childhood and adolescence, the effect of hormones on the voice including pregnancy and menopause, and finally the ageing voice. The...

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Teaching Young Voices Certificates – many more to celebrate

This course is now so popular, there are numerous teachers coming on the courses, many of whom are then going on the complete a written portfolio of their teaching for the certification option. Since I last posted, we can add: Mark McCombs Victoria Hall Tara Leiper...

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New Courses

Voice Workshop are now offering so many successful courses for voice professionals that we are becoming swamped with bookings. The MA in Vocal Pedagogy, beginning August 2018 is now full The August Teaching Young Voices in Guildford is 3/4 full There are brand new...

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Advanced Anatomy Certificates

I'm so proud of my wonderful Advanced Anatomy Certificate students. They have worked so hard to get their assignments done and once again I'm stunned by the quality of the work - eight of these were Distinction at Level 6. Tara Leiper, Rebecca Schwarz, Andrea...

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Voice Geek Conference

This is getting so much excitement already. A day of total immersion in voice research with presenters from all disciplines and levels of experience. One thing is for sure - it will be a day of high-quality presentations and in-depth discussions. I'm so looking...

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