do skype lessons work?

Episode 27 – Do Skype Lessons Work?

Skype lessons tend to bring our very strong opinions amongst voice teachers.  Some love 'em, some hate 'em. In this episode, John looks at the challenges of learning voice on-line, starting
vocal fold hydration, revisited

Episode 26 – Vocal Fold Hydration, Revisited

Keeping your vocal folds properly hydrated is essential for good healthy speaking and singing, but it is not always easily done. Just drinking more fluids is often not enough, especially for

Episode 25 – Vocal Science and Singing

Vocal science has gone from being hidden within the halls of academia to a greater acceptance by voice teachers, and increasingly, singers as well. However, is vocal science becoming overhyped
what is mix singing?

Episode 24 – What is Mix Singing?

Singers often talk about "mix," but what does it really mean? In this episode, John delves into the world of mix and discusses it from a physical and acoustic standpoint. If you
singing with more power

Episode 23 – Singing With More Power

Singing with more power is usually a high priority for singers.  Unfortunately, if done wrong, attempting to get more power out of the voice can lead to vocal problems and
healthy belt singing

Episode 22 – Healthy Belt Singing

Belting can be one of the most thrilling types of singing a vocalist can attempt, but if done incorrectly it can lead to devastating vocal problems. In this episode, John breaks
rhythm and phrasing for singers

Episode 21 – Rhythm and Phrasing for Singers

One of the key ways to become a great singer is to gain mastery over rhythm and phrasing. This can make the difference between mediocre vocal performances and ones that will
natural vs trained singers

Episode 20 – Natural vs Trained Singers

Some believe that only natural singers can truly reach the heights of singing. In this podcast John discusses why pure natural talent, while a desirable gift, can also cause problems for
John Henny Vocal Studio

Episode 19 – Should You Learn an Instrument?

In this episode, John goes over the many benefits of learning an instrument as well as breaking down the advantages of some of the most popular instruments. Learn which musical concepts
John Henny Vocal Studio

Episode 18 – Learn to Sing From YouTube?

People use YouTube to learn how to do all sorts of things, and singing is no exception. There are literally thousands of free singing lessons on YouTube, but can you actually