Don’t Like The Sound Of My Voice Vocal Tip

Hey there, this is John Henny and on today’s vocal tip, I want to talk about not liking the sound of your own voice titles. As a voice teacher, I’ve heard it many times, I don’t like the sound of my own voice and part of the reason is we don’t hear ourselves the way…

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Get Clear About Your Singing Goals

Hey there this is John Henny and on today’s vocal tip I want to talk about why you need to get clear about your singing goals.  It can be a challenge to set aside time every day for vocal practice, to set aside the time and money to get vocal lessons and unless you have…

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Episode 153 – The Top Ten Episodes of 2019

2019 was a year of explosive growth for The Intelligent Vocalist. The monthly downloads have tripled in just the past 12 months alone. John looks back at this past year and recaps the ten most popular episodes. EPISODE LINKS: Dr. Reena Gupta

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Episode 152 – How to Sing In Tune

Singing in tune is an essential skill for singers (autotune aside).  If you struggle with pitch, you may think you are tone deaf (don’t worry, it’s very rare), but you may be a bit tone shy. In this episode, John discusses effective ways to build your ear and the ability to match pitch and sing…

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Episode 151 – Mind and Heart with Voice Science Works

We all want pure emotion in singing, but we also need to control and analyze our instrument to effectively deliver this emotion. How do we find a balance? In this episode, John once again welcomes Laurel Irene and David Harris of Voice Science Works to discuss how they fuse the mind and heart, as well…

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Episode 150 – Struggling to Find Mixed Voice?

Mix singing is a key way to move smoothly through your vocal range. However, this skill is often misunderstood and tricky to develop. In this episode, John discusses some of the common problems singers have when developing their mix and ways you can break through to a seamless voice.

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Episode 149 – Finding Essential Resonance

Resonance is the essential “polish” of your voice. Balanced resonance will make your voice shine and sparkle. Resonance is also crucial in balancing and blending through your vocal registers.  In this episode, John discusses how to find and enhance your awareness and control of essential resonance, helping you to find your best voice. EPISODE LINKS:…

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Episode 148 – The Power of Clarity

Without a clear vision of why we sing and where we want to go, it can be all too easy to wander off the path of daily vocal improvement. In this episode, John discusses how clarity can help you find a laser focus to take you to your vocal goals.

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Episode 147 – Five Terrible Singing Traps

Singing is a mental game, and we need to keep our minds as positive and focused as possible. Yet there are common traps singers often find themselves falling into – traps that can sap our confidence and growth. In this episode, John covers five of the most common traps he sees in singers and how…

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Episode 146 – Stubborn Vocal Breaks

The vocal break is what keeps voice teachers in business, and you can find plenty of advice on how to smooth out the break. But what do you do when nothing seems to work? In this episode, John discusses how to approach this problematic vocal area and gives some tips on how to patiently eliminate…

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