How to Blend Vocal Registers: Increase Your Singing Range

During my developing years as a singer, confidence in my vocal instrument progressed by leaps and bounds.  One of the reasons was that I started at a very young age, in my 2nd grade to be exact, I was already routinely singing on a daily basis by myself at home, at school or at community …

How The Voice Box Works While Singing – Why Do We Even Care?

For many years that I’ve been singing, I never really bothered about what’s going on inside the voice box (also called larynx) as I enjoyed my favorite songs. “What for?”, I thought. I didn’t have to. I was more interested in voice technique and how I sounded than the intricacies of the source, the voice …

What Are the Health Benefits of Singing – More Reason to Flex Your Vocal Cords

Singing has been a pleasurable pastime for many and there’s a reason for it. Apart from getting entertained, with music being the universal language, I was thinking, there must be some other important aspects to singing that we do not usually explore that causes the sudden switch to a totally different mood for those that …

How to Become a Great Singer in the Age of Social Media

Charlie Puth, Justin Bieber, Charice Pempengco, or the new lead singer of the band group Journey, Arnel Pineda—these are only four examples of singers that have garnered massive popularity in their careers. And what do they have in common? They were all discovered via YouTube and some of them without even intending to be noticed …

Secret to Great Singing – The Learning Process

Have you ever wondered why many people have been singing all their lives, spent a lot of time in voice lessons with lots of singing under their belt and when you listen to them sing, there is left something to be desired. There is a secret to great singing that many singers and students of …

How to Sing Good if You Have a Bad Voice – Yes! It’s Possible

Are you kidding me? Uh uh, how could that even be possible? Well, that sort of reaction can’t be denied. Surely, a good voice is a talent that many can only wish for, isn’t it? It’s not like everyone won the gene lottery and possess golden voices like those who can sing an aria, much …

Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray Sings, A Different Tune?

The Miss Universe annual beauty pageant just concluded last weekend (12/16/2018) and Catriona Gray of the Philippines was chosen as the winner. Now you might wonder why in the world is this subject included in a website about singing? First, she represented the country where I am originally from, the Philippines. Secondly, and the main …

How to Learn To Sing On Pitch – 3 Recommendations For a Budding Singer

Pitch, in baseball, where the ball and the bat meet in order for a home run to happen is like a human voice and a music note together in the right spot in a song is crucial to be able to sing in tune. In singing, the phrase “on pitch” or “in tune” is where …

Qualities of a Good Singing Voice

Since the emergence of numerous singing competitions on Television, a lot of people secretly developed their own assessment of what is good and bad qualities of singing. What Do We Consider Good Qualities in Singing? First off, let’s ponder for a moment on the word “good” (qualities) before we agree on focusing on them. Notice …