One of the challenges a vocalist faces is simply singing or delivering the lyric. In this video I discuss dissecting and understanding the story behind the lyrics. Please feel free to leave your comments or questions here on the blog.
My second video blog. They will not always be posted this rapidly.. The Music Immersive is a full week of intensive voice and performance coaching. The participants live and train in a house in Hollywood, California. It begins July 10 and continues through July 17! More information about the music immersive that begins tomorrow.
Welcome to my new video blog. I’ll be posting a new blog periodically and as needed during events, more frequently. Discussed topics: The Music Immersive http://www.HollywoodImmersive.com The Star Now Music Immersive vocal competition: http://www.starnow/musicimmersive And 3 free vocal exercises for signing up for my newsletter. Please continue watching and feel free to ask questions or […]
“Just imagine them in their underwear!” “Use your nervousness! Think of it as excitement. It will give you energy!” This is the kind of moronic advice I hear frequently dispensed from other performance coaches as ways to handle the fear and anxiety associated with public speaking, singing, acting, and performing in front of people. I […]
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, […]
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 […]
NEW YORK, June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Accomplished singer-songwriter, actor, and voice actor Jesse McCartney will host ALIVE New York, one of the largest celebrity awards shows of the year. The event honors nominees ranging from Russell Brand to Will Smith. Due to both the long list of top celebrity attendees and a staunch dedication to […]
May 18, 2012 12:00 PM ET Sara Bareilles plans to spend most of 2012 writing and recording her next album, but before she goes into studio seclusion, the singer-songwriter has a treat for her fans – the Ben Folds-produced EP Once Upon Another Time, in stores Tuesday. Her friendship with Folds predates the recently cancelled […]
Hi friends! It has been an amazing last three months for yours truly and The Science of Switching On! This blog is a little long because so much has happened, but as I travel and work with artists I’m constantly thinking of you and how I can help. So enjoy reading! Here’s where we’ve been… […]
What is your single biggest question about singing and performing live on stage? Each month Steven answers the most popular questions.