There's an old saying for singers, "If you want to sing clear you gotta pee clear." And it's true. Right up there with sleep is the importance of staying hydrated. You can be slightly dehydrated and not even know it. Let's take a look at what your vocal cords are made of, what happens to them when they’re dried out, and how you can help them to stay hydrated so you can sing your best.Read More
Since May, I've traveled to 22 cities and three countries with the 80s crew. I’m extremely grateful for the gigs (the Lost 80s & Freestyle bands are the best!) But more importantly, I’m grateful for the fans who show up to them. For now, I'm so excited to be home. It feels like it’s been forever since I've been in one place for more than a few precious days!
As the quiet of winter opens up some time and headspace to work on my Living A Vocal Life eCourse and Podcast, I’ll continue to keep you posted here. I started this journey last spring to help singers create their own vocal life. As I move into the rhythm of creating, I’ll also share my discoveries along the way.
This week's discovery? Joy.
If you’re a DIY entrepreneur like me who wears many hats in your business - you know what a relief it is when you find like-minded folk who can help you do what you do and do it even better. This website wouldn’t have been as fun to create without the help of two women whose eCourses guided me through the branding and website creation process. I was drawn to both of them because of the very REAL way that they market their courses. No hype. Authentically themselves. Great writers. Plus their courses are well organized and beautifully presented.
If you'd like to create a website or business that reflects who you are and what you care about - check out these two women and their courses. I highly recommend them!Read More
Who knew winter would turn out to be my favorite season last year? Nestled in my home office in Portland OR, I got to immerse myself in learning and creating - two of my favorite things. The result? This website. Why? Because I needed a home for “Living A Vocal Life” — an eCourse I’m creating that integrates over 30 years of my experience in performing, teaching, and coaching to help singers who want to create a sustainable LIFE in music.Read More