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Top 8 Ways To Get Your Singing Voice In Shape for 2019!

January 8, 2019

By Cari Cole Your voice is an instrument housed inside your body. The state of your body affects the state of your voice. I tell my students all the time that singers are “athletes of the small muscles of the voice and breathing.” But as a vocal athlete, your focus needs to extend beyond your … Continue

The 5 Pro Vocal Recording Secret Weapons

January 1, 2019

  By Cari Cole So you’re off to the recording studio to record your next record? Are you ready to ramp up your vocals? I’m going to say something that might come as a surprise to you (and forgive me to those this is not true about) but did you know that many producers are … Continue

10 Steps To Gain Vocal Freedom in 2019

December 25, 2018

By Cari Cole Most singers who come to work with me land in 1 of 3 categories: Group 1 has basic problems making their voice sound good. They are either struggling with a pinched tight nasal sound or are singing from their throats and can’t stop. They often have a lot of tension in their … Continue

Top 10 Tips To Prepare For Your Next Performance

December 18, 2018

By Cari Cole You’ve got a great gig or an important recording session. You’ve warmed up, downed a boatload of water, stocked up on 5 kinds of throat spray, gargled with salt water and honey a million times (and mistakenly swallowed some .. gross.) You’ve stayed home while you’re friends were out having fun, abstained … Continue

10 Celebrity Vocal Coach Insider Secrets Revealed

December 11, 2018

  By Cari Cole Singers have it tough. You’re supposed to be “born with it” or you might as well forget it. That’s the message out there. Kinda leaves very little room for improvement, don’t you think? And so you do a quick Google search on how to hit better high notes, but the info … Continue

How to Live Up to Your Vocal Potential in 2019

December 4, 2018

  By Cari Cole People, and most often –other musicians, sometimes poke fun at singers for being protective (or fussy) about their voices. Okay, then — go on. You get up and sing without making a fool of yourself. Ha. Singing is demanding. It’s not an instrument you can press down on a key or … Continue

Top Vocal Hacks: Food and Hydration to Supercharge Your Singing Voice

November 27, 2018

By Cari Cole Food and nutrition are fuel. When you feed your body the right nutrition and foods, your voice feels effortless. When you feed it the wrong foods, your voice peters out. One of my artists who was on The Voice a few seasons back shot me an email asking about what is the … Continue

Are YOUR Vocals Studio Ready? How To Record Like The Pros

November 20, 2018

By Cari Cole In your head, your voice may sound magnificent, but in reality is it … meh? Truth is, it takes a LOT to be ready to record and you don’t want to leave any stone unturned. Believe me, it won’t pan out well. Great vocals require great effort before you hit the studio. … Continue

How To Fall Madly In Love With Your Music

November 13, 2018

By Cari Cole The relationship between you, the artist, and your music is not necessarily an easy one. Just because you can write your own songs doesn’t mean you love how they turn out. Sounds weird huh? But it’s true. It takes a while of writing songs before they start coming out the way you … Continue

7 Step Guide to Creating Your Signature Sound for 2019

November 6, 2018

By Cari Cole As a singer-songwriter, defining your “sound” and “style” is essential to your success.  Not doing so could cost you your career. Often, young singers tell me they have trouble choosing a genre when they like to sing different kinds of music – and emerging artists can easily miss nailing the sound that … Continue

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