This is a testimonial from the wonderful Juliana Barillaro who I met through the Music Immersive. She’s been working with me for some time now and we had really great success. She has made 3 recordings and is working on her first video right now. We worked on vocal technique, performnce, songwriting, music theory, voice […]
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Ever Want To Know How To Make it In The Music Business?
This is Belbel from Melbourne, Australia, who studied with me for the lat year and a half through skype. I met her through the Music Immersive, a part of the Hollywood Immersive. She didn’t have any formal training but had a desire to become a singer/songwriter. Find out what she has gotten out of the […]
Performance Coaching Part 2
This is the second video we made while working with participants of the Music Immersive, which is part of the Hollywood Immersive. This is the second of 3 clips of some of the sessions at “The Alley.” In this particular video I’m working with Joanna Gorton and Celeste Isabella.
Performance Coaching Part 1
It was a very gratifying time working with participants of the Music Immersive, which is part of the Hollywood Immersive. This is the first of 3 clips of some of the sessions at “The Alley” I’ll be posting. In this particular video I’m working with Rose Willow from Melbourne on her song “Paris”
Fight or Flight – What Cortisol Does to Your Performance
Check out the reasons why your brain does tricks on you when you have to perform in front of an audience.
How Do You Perform Your Song?
Some insights from a session I did the other day.
MTV’s “MADE” with Steven Memel, City and Red
Watch the Show! It’s awesome! A great look into what it takes to get a record deal! It was great fun and an honor to work with City and Red.
How to Make a BIG Difference in Your Shows: Quiet Your Mind (Part 2)
You know that feeling of being jumbled, frazzled and unfocused with your mind spinning on a thousand things? The old “monkey mind?” Ever find yourself starting a show that way? Not intentionally, of course, but realizing half-way through your first song that your mind is wandering? Maybe you catch yourself thinking about your set list, […]
How to Make a BIG Difference in Your Shows: Take More Risks
The holidays are wrapping up, kids, and if you’re like me, you’re recapping 2010 in your mind — taking stock of what went right and what went wrong, and how to make things better in 2011. This week I took a snow day in the mountains with the fam, and as I watched the dozens […]
9 Steps to Improve Your Singing Tone
One of the most important skills to acquire from any vocal lesson is how to create good tone when singing. It’s an important skill no matter the gender of the performer or the genre they perform. But… what is good tone and how do you get it?