Commercial Voice Resources is now officially Singing in Popular Musics! After a few years of working under the name Commercial … More
Jess chats with Popular Music Educator Steve Holley about his new book.
A summary of data gathered in the Commercial Music Degree Surveys conducted by Jess Baldwin, Kat Reinhert, and Matt Edwards in 2017.
Jess discusses her observation of sound affinities: natural groupings of sounds on the spectrums of pitch, volume, vowel, and airflow.
As Kelly mentioned in last week’s post, it’s important to sound like YOU when singing in your own style. But … More
Okay, so here’s the big question—what do we do about indie pop voice? The trend is clearly very popular and … More
Pop music vocalists have always had their share of unusual pronunciation and accents, and the most recent trend is so-called … More
Mark Baxter has been teaching contemporary voice since the 1980’s and published one of the first contemporary singing guides in 1990. Today he shares some great tidbits with us. Visit his website to take advantage of his resources.
How can we provide peer connection, adjudication, and competition opportunities for our young popular and commercial singers?
Are your popular music voice students writing originals? They probably should be. Get started with these resources.