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Episodes tagged "Free Online Voice Lessons"

9/3/2014

Ep. 68 "How To Warm Up Your Voice"

Great technique exercises are perhaps the best way to improve as a singer. But, what if you just need a good old-fashioned vocal warmup? Join Voice Teacher Justin Stoney for a full vocal warmup that includes mind, body, soul along with every vocal register!

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!

12/8/2013

Ep. 52 "The Shiny Solar Plexus"

Want a REALLY good singing tip? Then you might want to learn about the Solar Plexus! In Episode 52, New York Vocal Coaching's Justin Stoney talks about one of the most effective concepts in all of vocal technique. You won't want to miss this! Learn how to make your Solar Plexus SHINE!

10/2/2013

Ep. 49 "How To Roll Your R's and Tongue Trills"

Think you can't roll your R's? Think again. Most people can learn to roll their R's, but have been going about it the wrong way. Rolled R's are important for singing in languages like Spanish and Italian. And tongue trills also make a fabulous vocal exercise. In Ep. 49, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney gives tips and exercises to help master these skills.

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.

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!

8/31/2012

Ep. 26 "Baritone Curse"

Are you a baritone who yearns to be a tenor? Maybe you feel cursed to never hit the high notes that you've always wanted. In Episode 26, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney discusses whether it's possible to break the curse and discover your upper range as a baritone.

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.

5/25/2012

Ep. 12 "Cracking"- Voice Lessons To The World

Cracking- one of the biggest fears for most singers. In Episode 12, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney gives advice on what to do about cracking. Learn tips not only on how cracking can be fixed, but also how it can be used for your vocal best!

5/18/2012

Ep. 11 "Combatting Nerves"- Voice Lessons To The World

Do you sound great singing alone, but have trouble singing in public? Nerves and stage fright are very common and very correctable. Episode 11 "Combatting Nerves" will give you ideas on how to increase your confidence and minimize anxiety. New York Vocal Coaching's Justin Stoney hosts the latest episode of Voice Lessons To The World!

5/11/2012

Ep. 10 "Middle Notes or High Notes"- Voice Lessons To The World

High Notes aren't as difficult as you may think. But, you need to know how to approach them. In Episode 10 of Voice Lessons To The World, Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching describes one of the biggest secrets to assuring that your high notes are effortless and plentiful. Watch Voice Lessons To The World every Friday for free vocal tips and e-mail us your singing questions to be answered on future episodes of the show!

4/19/2012

Ep. 7 "My Voice Is Weak"

Is your voice weak? Do you lack vocal power? Learn how to fix a weak singing voice with vocal strengthening exercises. In Episode 7, Justin Stoney, founder of New York Vocal Coaching addresses a common reason that singers lack strength to their singing voices.

4/12/2012

Ep. 6 "Vibrato Speeds"

Are you born with your vibrato speed or can it be changed? Voice Teacher Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching answers this and other tough questions about vibrato in the 6th Episode of Voice Lessons To The World. Keep singing, keep practicing, and enjoy the show!