Those are great ideas! I will revise the resume and repost. And, thanks for the idea of putting together a recital of some sort. I can already get to work on some simpler solos in the Beber's Ave Maria with one group, and can approach…"
Thanks for encouraging me to post my résumé. You ask a very important question. At the very basic level I want my résumé to get me paid work, either as a chorus member or solo work. Obviously I'd…"
"Claudia and other Singers:
I present to you a very special scenario. I did not major in college, and do not have as impressive as a resume as some of you have submitted. You guys seriously rock.
I majored in theatre in college for 2.5 years, then…"
We all have to know our music cold. Inside, outside, backwards, forwards. But, how to get there is the tricky part. English may be hard enough, but then we have to add Italian, French, or even German to the mix. Different languages cause certain challenges.So, how do you memorize your music? Yup, I'm looking for tips myself, but heck, maybe the tip you post will be the key to unlocking someone else's brain to absorb more lyrics, notes, and melodies.My voice teacher says:1. Memorize the text…See More
Become the very best singer you can be! Share your performances, experiences, and ideas in the Voice Studio and connect with some of the singers who are performing in recitals at Carnegie Hall this season. Claudia Friedlander, a voice teacher based in New York City, is your guide on this exploration of vocal technique, repertoire, and interpretation. See More
"Hi Jonathan! Nice to see you on Musical Exchange! Join the Voice Studio Group and have a look around. There's quite an archive of discussions and tutorials. Our current project, which I'm assuming is how you found us, is The Singer's…"
Hi Jonathan! Nice to see you on Musical Exchange! Join the Voice Studio Group and have a look around. There's quite an archive of discussions and tutorials. Our current project, which I'm assuming is how you found us, is The Singer's Audition Handbook. The discussions we've posted so far all offer opportunities for interaction, and I am expecting more activity to get underway now that we are offering singers feedback on their audition materials. Please participate in any way that would be useful for you, and welcome to the site!