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5 Secrets to Singing Better High Notes at Your Next Live Show Post Covid

June 22, 2021

Live music is BACK!! Time to get your voice back in shape post-Covid? You’re not alone! The whole world of musicians are bootcamping their voices and performance chops again. Here are some sweet tips to support your beautiful voice for our next chapter and sing better high notes. Get your vocal routine and vocal health back … Continue

5 Vocal Performance Tips for Singers to Impress and Inspire Your Audience

June 15, 2021

Live vocal performance is where you need your voice to perform and be at it’s very best in order to deliver the emotion and expression that will impress and inspire your audience. Whether you are preparing for a livestream, recording or performance, it’s important to reconnect with your songs on a deeper emotional and technical level. … Continue

5 Secrets Record Labels Use to Get Powerful Chart-Topping Vocals

June 8, 2021

Those of us in this trade know that pro singers always seek help and training to help them sound their best, particularly in preparation for recording and in the studio. Your final vocal lives forever on that record! Best to be prepared like a pro with these… 5 Secrets Record Labels Use to Get Powerful … Continue

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10 Tips For Recording Vocals Like a Pro at Your Next Studio Session

June 1, 2021

We have a program at my company where artists come to work on writing their signature songs (The Signature Songwriting Circle). In this program they get A & R development + direction and cowrite with our chart-topping songwriters who are also artists and singers themselves. Once the song is written, I have our songwriters demo … Continue

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How to Make Your Voice Sound Like Your Favorite Records

May 18, 2021

As one of the top vocal coaches (and arrangers) in the world, I am often inundated with questions about which mic to use, vocal and recording techniques, recording better vocals, and how to sing with more power and emotional expression. While there is a lot to this, from vocal technique to emotional interpretation techniques, to recording … Continue

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6 Ways to Sing With More Emotion, Feeling and Expression in Performance

May 4, 2021

I have found over 3 decades of coaching some of the world’s greatest voices and being one of the world’s top vocal coaches, that it never fails to start with a great vocal technique. Vocal technique is the foundation upon which you layer everything else. When you build a solid vocal technique, the voice becomes … Continue

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3 Ways to Instantly Expand Your Vocal Range and Control

April 20, 2021

Singers often ask me about vocal techniques to help them sing higher, sing lower, or expand their vocal range and control over their voices. The good news is that you aren’t just stuck with the range you’ve got and that your vocal range can be expanded. Vocal range is best improved with practice. Each singer … Continue

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Top 8 Tips to Make An Exceptional Record

October 24, 2017

  By Cari Cole Record making is an art, a science, a process, an alchemical experience. It should not be thrown together, recorded in a rush, and your vocals should not be recorded all in one day. It won’t help. Even more, the song selection is critical to the success of the record. Whatever you … Continue

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4 Quick & Dirty Little Secrets To Killer Vocals A.S.A.P.

October 10, 2017

By Cari Cole Sometimes singers don’t want to admit to having a vocal coach. I get it. They think somehow it takes away from their own “natural” talent (it doesn’t ~ only adds to it!) But really, it’s no one’s business if you train or not ~ only yours. In the entertainment industry, nothing is … Continue

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