Day 30: Open sesame

Hooray! I finally found enough time to put together day 30 of the 'singing from home' vlog. I've been busy working on some repertoire as well as having ideas and planning what I can do while I wait for public performances to start up in the future. By the time I've done some creative thinking, …

Day 19: Spinning lines

It's the start of a new week in Lovelassland and I'm trying out a slight tweak to the 'singing from home' format, especially now I'm learning more about video editing. I hope you can forgive me for what might be tasteless experiments with filters and sound effects! So, on day 19, Pete (the bike) and …

Day 17: Let it go

One of the first things my teacher, Patricia Taylor, taught me was to SPLAT. She picked it up from an American singer who was judging at the Bournemouth Music Competitions Festival and I've since heard it used by many coaches. SPLAT is an acronym for 'singers please loosen abdominal tension' and is aimed at achieving …