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Galactic Americanism

Here’s a though (that you can avoid if you wish so). The other day I was watching Fantastic Four. Why did I watch this ? mostly because the critics were so bad and the movie seemed so differently oriented than the other usual marvels that I had to watch it. 231 more words

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Happy Anniversary To Me!

One year ago today I published my very first post on this blog.

I wish I could name all the monumental things that have happened to me in the last 12 months because of this blog, but really, not much has changed. 197 more words

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Embracing new pedagogical approaches: Indirect, tactical, and assertive techniques

Dr. Carla LeFevre (UNCG) wrote an article in the March/April 2015 “Journal of Singing” about teaching a lower laryngeal position and open throat singing. In the article, she identifies three categories of vocal exercises: indirect, tactical, and assertive. 590 more words

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Strange Firony and Frustration

I promised to update the previous post, but life is running at mach 1 right now.

I’ll do my best to update quickly now as I providentially have around two spare hours in my day, but this will pretty much be a frantic rant.  2,229 more words

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Fifteen Steps For Finding Clientele for Your Voice Studio

Whether you are new to teaching or have recently relocated, growing your studio can be a daunting challenge. Today I want to share a few tips that my wife and I have used in the past to fill up our studio within six months to a year. 815 more words

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Don't Get It Twisted

Sometimes I come across bands or DJs who have really similar names, and it takes me a second to think about whether I’m reading or thinking about the right one. 471 more words

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Don't Worry - It's Now Okay to Be "That Guy"

It was December 2013. I was wandering around the beautiful Grand Ballroom on 34th Street waiting for the Pandora Discovery Den (a free show featuring… 471 more words

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