Ep.88 What Can be Learned From Teaching 100,000 lessons

Today Alexa is joined by Robert ‘Bob’ Marks, a voice teacher, coach, conductor, arranger, author and director. His extensive career […]

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seasonal singing questions

Top ENT Answers Four Seasonal Singing Questions ⏱ 3 mins

Can you sing with a cold? Are antihistamines bad? We put these questions and more to top ear, nose and […]

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Ep.87 How to Manage Allergies and Upper Respiratory Infections with Laryngologist Declan Costello

Today we talk to laryngologist Declan Costello who, during the Covid-19 pandemic, helped coordinate research on the perceived dangers of […]

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singing teacher course

Everything You Need to Know About Our New Singing Teaching Qualification ⏱ 3 mins

Exciting news: Enrolment is open for BAST’s new course, a vocational diploma that will give you the confidence to teach […]

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Ep.86 Pros and Cons of Singing Teacher Qualifications with Line Hilton

BAST has reached its 11th birthday and to celebrate this milestone Line Hilton, founder of BAST, joins Alexa today on […]

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How to refer on to an ENT

The Right and Wrong Way to Tell a Singer They Need to See an ENT ⏱ 2 mins

What’s the best way to broach the tricky subject of vocal ill-health with a student? Kate Valentine explains how to […]

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Ep.85 Vocal Health Red Flags Explained With Kate Valentine

Vocal Massage and Laryngeal Manual Therapist Kate Valentine is today’s guest. Kate, who runs her own treatment space called Valentine […]

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vocal versatility

How to Help Your Students Develop Vocal Versatility (And Become More Employable) ⏱ 3 mins

Help your students unlock the artistic and commercial benefits that come with being able to adapt to different musical genres. […]

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Ep.84 The Benefits of Cross-Genre Training With The Voice Collective

Today Alexa is joined by the founders of The Voice Collective, a voice studio that delivers coaching specialising in body-voice […]

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Singers with allergies

Singers with Allergies: Top Teaching Tips and an Important Warning ⏱ 3 mins

Vocal coach Line Hilton reveals the do’s and don’ts of working with singers with allergies. In a perfect world, every […]

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Ep.83 The Best Vocal Exercises for Sick Voices with Line Hilton

In today’s episode, BAST founder Line Hilton returns to discuss the best vocal exercises for sick voices. Listen in to […]

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marketing for singing teachers

The Single Biggest Marketing Mistake Singing Teachers Make ⏱ 2 mins

Discover the most common marketing mistake that singing teachers make online – and the easy way to fix it. Figuring […]

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Ep.82 How to Grow Your Teaching Business With Allie Tyler AKA ’The Voicepreneur’

Today’s guest is a musician, songwriter, singing coach, and business consultant to voice teachers known as ‘The Voicepreneur’ which is […]

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voice care routine

Prepping Superstars on the Road: Vocal Coach Reveals His Backstage Voice Care Secrets ⏱ 3 mins

When artists like Justin Timberlake and Lizzo prepare for high-stakes gigs or stadium tours, they turn to vocal coach RAab […]

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Ep.81 Teaching Famous Voices with Robert ‘RAab’ Stevenson

This week’s guest is a vocal coach, singer-songwriter, vocal producer, arranger and artist developer who has worked with the likes […]

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Music Performance Anxiety

Music Performance Anxiety: Symptoms and Treatments Explained ⏱ 3 mins

As World Mental Health Day is today, we take a closer look at music performance anxiety and the two main […]

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Ep.80 Understanding Music Performance Anxiety with David Juncos

David Juncos is a clinical psychologist, author and performance coach who specialises in music performance anxiety. His treatment approach includes […]

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Help! How Do I Tell My Students I’m Increasing My Prices? ⏱ 3 mins

Most singing teachers dread telling clients that they’re upping their prices. But there is a way to do it with […]

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