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Episodes tagged "Free Online Singing Tips"

3/8/2020

Ep. 113 "Expand Your Vocal Range"

Do you want to expand your Vocal Range? Of course you do! In Episode 113, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching gives you Tools, Concepts, and Vocal Exercises for you to reach higher heights and deeper depths in your Vocal Range.

12/15/2019

Ep. 112 "What Is Vocal Technique?"

Every singer wants to achieve it. Every Voice Teacher wants to teach it. But, just what is it? It's Vocal Technique! In Episode 112, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching breaks down technique through pedagogy, vocal exercises, song examples, and a side of Joy.

10/2/2019

Ep. 111 "Singers: Practice THIS!"

Many singers struggle with what to practice in order to improve their singing. In Episode 111, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching gives you a list of what (and how) to practice. Chock full of exercises and examples, this is an episode you can't miss if you want to start taking your singing to the next level. Enjoy Voice Lessons to the World!

8/18/2019

Ep. 110 “Neutral Larynx Singing”

Can you keep your larynx “neutral” when you sing? Many singers have been told that the larynx must remain neutral at all times. Is it true? In Episode 110, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching explores the Neutral Larynx through pedagogy, demonstrations, and vocal exercises.

7/7/2019

Ep. 109 "The SECRET of Singing Breathy"

Most contemporary vocal styles require “breathy” or aspirate sounds at some point. But, did you know that breathiness has a SECRET? In Episode 109, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching explores how breathiness can used used to improve both style and vocal technique.

5/12/2019

Ep. 108 "Better Singing Through Slides!"

Slide right into one of the important vocal concepts in all of vocal pedagogy! In Episode 108, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching explores the many benefits of Glissandos. Through cutting-edge info, song examples, and vocal exercises - find your Gliss Bliss!

4/15/2019

Ep. 107 “Increase Your Vocal Stamina”

It’s nice to have a great voice. But, it’s essential to have a voice that LASTS. In Episode 107, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching explores the essentials of vocal stamina. Take the test in the episode to find out if your stamina is a vocal dud or a vocal stud!

3/10/2019

Ep. 106 "Find Your Vocal Range!"

Do you know your VOCAL RANGE? This question seems basic, but it’s not actually not so simple. In Episode 106, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching explores many of the myths, complexities, and considerations of vocal range. Plus, you’ll finally know your range!

2/3/2019

Ep. 105 “Worst Singing MISTAKES”

Whether you’re a beginning singer or an elite professional, there are some common pitfalls to watch out for. In Episode 105 of Voice Lessons To The World, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching explores the worst singing mistakes and how to right them!

12/9/2018

Ep. 104 “How To Sing With Vocal Strength and Compression”

Want to sing with vocal strength, power, and clarity? Then, look no further than Vocal Compression! This fundamental vocal skill is often misunderstood, but is a key to efficient singing. In Episode 104, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching explores vocal compression strategies, habits, techniques, and practice.

10/17/2018

Ep. 103 “On Tour with Kevin Bacon + Bacon Bros.”

Everyone is six degrees from Kevin Bacon, but this is your chance to get a even closer. In Ep. 103, Kevin Bacon and the Bacon Bros. share decades of wisdom as professional musicians. Join Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching as he goes on tour with the Bacon Bros. Learn the secrets of professional touring life and of sustaining a long career as a singer.

6/17/2018

Ep. 101 - “The Greatest Vocal Exercise of All Time”

There are many good Vocal Exercises that can help build your vocal technique, increase your range, and achieve your best singing voice. But, do you know the greatest Vocal Exercise of all time? In Episode 101, New York Vocal Coaching Founder Justin Stoney explores several variations of an exercise that is destined to revolutionize your vocal abilities!

4/26/2018

Ep. 100 Turns 100! - “Make A Joyful Noise!”

It’s here. The 100th Episode of Voice Lessons To The World. New York Vocal Coaching Founder Justin Stoney offers thanks to the over 100,000 Subscribers who have watched over 10 million Voice Lessons! We look back at the funniest clips, best singing tips, and most inspirational moments throughout the years. We’re so blessed by the singers, Voice Teachers, and pedagogues worldwide who have supported our show and NYVC! The best is yet to come! Make A Joyful Noise!

12/24/2017

Ep. 97 “Miracles On 38th Street - Singing Is A Miracle!”

Christmas isn’t just a day - it’s a frame of mind! In Episode 97, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney takes a look at the Miracles of Singing. The Holidays give us a precious opportunity to cherish our voices, restore our faith, and believe again in Beauty, Joy, and Miracles. May this special episode of Voice Lessons To The World bless your Holiday Season and help you to Make A Miraculous Noise!

8/7/2016

Ep. 89 "How To Sing Falsetto & Flageolet" - Vocal Register World Tour Part 4

Singing in Falsetto has important implications for vocal technique, vocal health, and vocal style. Learn about Falsetto, Reinforced Falsetto, and Flageolet in Part 4 of our Vocal Register World Tour. Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching explores vocal exercises, singing tips, and song examples that will help you master your Falsetto.

5/29/2016

Ep. 88 "How To Sing Mix Voice" - Vocal Register World Tour 3

Singing in the Mix Voice is perhaps the most highly-prized vocal technique for singers of Rock, Pop, R&B, Musical Theatre, and all vocal styles. In Part 3 of our Vocal Register World, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching explores the Mix Voice in depth. You’ll gain mastery over your Mix through vocal exercises, song examples, and Mix singing tips.

5/18/2016

New York Vocal Coaching

New York Vocal Coaching in Midtown Manhattan is NYC’s leading Vocal Studio founded by internationally-recognized Voice Teacher Justin Stoney and home to some of the best Voice Teachers and Vocal Coaches in the world.

5/8/2016

Ep. 87 "How To Sing Head Voice" - Vocal Register World Tour 2

Learning to sing in Head Voice is one of most valuable of all vocal skills. It protects the voice, allows for effortless high notes, and provides vocal flexibility. In Part 2 of our Vocal Register World Tour, New York Vocal Coaching’s Justin Stoney explores Head Voice. Through singing tips, vocal exercises, and detailed pedagogy, you will find your Head Voice soaring!

4/19/2016

Ep. 86 "How To Sing Chest Voice" - Vocal Register World Tour 1

Many singers want to learn to sing in Chest Voice - the strongest vocal register of them all! In Part 1 of our Vocal Register World Tour, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney explores how to find and strengthen your Chest Voice. Through singing tips, vocal exercises, and detailed pedagogy, your Chest Voice range will be solider than ever! Enjoy Voice Lessons To World!

2/14/2016

Ep. 85 “How To Find YOUR VOICE (...and then get married…)”

Ever wanted to find your own original and authentic singing voice? In a special Valentine’s Day episode, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney gives technical and stylistic tips for developing a vocal style that is truly unique, personal, and soulful. Find your voice in a way that you and others will LOVE. If all goes well, there may even be wedding bells!

12/27/2015

Ep. 84 “Vocal Embouchure - The Many Faces Of Singing”

You may have noticed that singers make all kinds of crazy faces when they sing. But, you may not have considered the many ways that facial shapes impact the resonance and sound of the singing voice. In Episode 84, Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching explores the nuances of Vocal Embouchure and vastly expand your horizons as a vocal stylist.

9/23/2015

Ep. 81 "My Voice Sounds Bad To Me (Except In The Shower)"

Most of us don’t like to hear ourselves back on recordings. Even if we are told our singing voices are beautiful, we still cringe when we hear ourselves. But why? In Episode 81, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney explores the causes of this common tendency. Also, what we can do to start to finally love our voices!

5/13/2015

Ep. 77 "What is Vocal TWANG?"

Vocal TWANG may not be pretty. But, it is one of the best things that singers can do for their vocal improvement. In Episode 77, voice teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching discusses TWANG in singing and it’s many benefits. He offers vocal tips and exercises to help you find the bright ringing quality that may be missing from your voice!

8/17/2014

Ep. 67 “VoiceNet 2- R Behind Bars”

Just like the L, the R consonant is a real rascal when it comes to singing songs. But take heart singers! In Ep. 67, Sgt. Joe Stoney of the NYVCPD helps put R Behind Bars! With some detective work, you can learn how to navigate songs that contain rascally Rs. The result is Range, Relief, and Real improvement. Enjoy Voice Lessons To The World and VoiceNet!

7/20/2014

Ep. 65 "You're A Complete Failure!"

Perfectionism is one of the worst hindrances to great singing. Yet, the majority of singers tend to be perfectionists about their singing. In Ep. 65, Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching offers strategies for overcoming perfectionism and embracing "failure". Learn to how to "fail" your way into vocal brilliance!

2/5/2014

Ep. 55 Jaw/Tongue: The Great Divorce

Jaw and tongue tension are at the root of so many vocal problems. Yet, separating these two from one another may not be an easy feat. In Episode 55, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching does his part to tear these two asunder! May Vocal Freedom live happily ever after! Enjoy Voice Lessons to the World!

1/15/2014

Ep. 54 "The Magic EE"

The EE Vowel (IPA "i vowel") is a "Magic Vowel" to singers and voice teachers alike. Singing your EE vowel correctly can make or break your vocal technique. In Episode 54, Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching gives vocal tips on how to sing your EE vowel in a way that will cause "magical" growth for your singing.

11/6/2013

Ep. 51 "Diphthongs"

Diphthongs are something that many singers have been told to correct. But, what's a Diphthong anyway? And what difference does it make for being a great singer? Find out in Episode 51, as New York Vocal Coaching's Justin Stoney explores how to master Diphthongs as they apply to both style and technique.

7/21/2013

Ep. 44 "Three In One"

In Episode 44, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching answers three great vocal questions in one episode! Questions about throat clearing, yawning, and gaining weight to sing are all addressed in this fun and informative episode.

7/5/2013

Ep. 43 "Reinforced Falsetto"

Ever wonder if a high note is secretly in falsetto? Not all falsetto sounds necessarily sound like falsetto. In Episode 43, Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching describes a very bizarre and useful coordination that is often called "reinforced falsetto". Through concepts and exercises, you can learn how you can make your falsetto do a variety of crazy tricks that you never thought possible!

10/19/2012

Ep. 31 "Changing Your Style"

Are you feeling stuck just singing one style of music? Do you feel that everything you sing sounds the same? In Episode 31, Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching discusses ways to expand your stylistic horizons to be able to sing new styles of music while still maintaining what makes your sound unique.

9/21/2012

Ep. 29 "Practice Practice"

Like to practice your singing? We hope so! But, how long is too long? How short is too short? In Episode 29 of Voice Lessons To The World, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney offers tips on creating the ultimate practice routine for yourself to help you achieve your vocal best.

9/14/2012

Ep. 28 "Bad To Be Breathy?"- Voice Lessons To The World

Have you been told that breathy singing is bad for you? Or that it's damaging to the voice to sing breathily? New York Vocal Coaching's Justin Stoney describes the role breathiness plays in both style and technique in Episode 28.

9/7/2012

Ep. 27 "How To Riff 2: Slashes"

Want to improve your Riffs as a singer? In Part 2 of our "How To Riff" series, we continue to explore elements of Riffing within Pop/Rock/R&B singing. New York Vocal Coaching's Justin Stoney talks about "slashes" and "grace notes" and the part they play in Riffing and contemporary music. Justin also offers an exercise for you to sharpen your Riffing skills!

8/24/2012

Ep. 25 "Key Wisdom"

Are you singing your songs in the right key? How can you tell? In Episode 25 of Voice Lessons, Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching discusses how to maximize your vocal potential simply by having a greater awareness of the keys that you are choosing for your songs.

8/10/2012

Ep. 23 "Benefits Of Yodeling"

In the followup to Episode 22, Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching gives a great exercise for moving between vocal registers using the unusual concept of yodeling. Practice a unique vocal exercise that can help you improve your vocal agility, registration, and flexibility.

8/3/2012

Ep. 22 "Quick Changes"

How do great singers like Adele move between vocal registers so quickly? Find out as Voice Teacher Justin Stoney breaks down Adele's "Set Fire To The Rain" in Episode 22. Learn more about head voice, chest voice, and mix and also how singers move quickly between registers.

7/27/2012

Ep. 21 "Falsetto Vs. Head Voice"

Sorry for the audio issue. What's the difference between Falsetto and Head Voice? Voice Teacher Justin Stoney hopes to answer this question clearly and to end the confusion between the two once and for all. Learn the difference between these registers in Episode 21.

7/20/2012

Ep. 20 "Hiss Contest!"

Can you beat Justin in one of the greatest vocal exercises of all time? Put yourself to the test in Episode 20 of Voice Lessons To The World! New York Vocal Coaching's, Justin Stoney gives tips for increasing breath support and challenges you to an epic contest. See what your breath support is made of!

7/13/2012

Ep. 19 "What's A 'Filter'?"

Need some good exercises for stretching your high notes? Try a Filter! What's that? Find out in Episode 19 of Voice Lessons To The World. Justin Stoney, Founder of New York Vocal Coaching, discusses Filters as a means for accessing head voice and improving high notes.

7/6/2012

Ep. 18 "Strong Abs"

Will crunches and ab exercises help your singing voice? Or will they hurt it? Find out in Episode 18 of Voice Lessons To The World. Voice Teacher Justin Stoney discusses the positives and negatives and having a strong abdominal region and it's affect on the singing voice.

6/29/2012

Ep. 17 "Lowering The Larynx"

It's important to be able to lower the larynx- but how? Find out strategies in Episode 17 of Voice Lessons To The World. Voice Teacher Justin Stoney discusses how to lower the larynx and gives a great exercise to help you to do it.

6/22/2012

Ep. 16 "Please Don't Judge"

Do you hate your voice no matter what anyone says? In Episode 16 of Voice Lessons To The World, Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching gives tips on how harsh judgment and negative thoughts can affect the singing voice and offers suggestions on how to overcome this.

3/22/2012

Ep. 3 "How To Riff- The Pentatonic Scale"

In Episode 3, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching, gives the foundation for learning how to riff. Justin teaches breaks down the pentatonic scale, offers exercises in riffs and melismas, and discusses how this applies to songs- including "Rolling In The Deep" by Adele. Enjoy Voice Lessons To The World.