It’s the return of Singing Teachers Talk podcast!

What are the six fundamentals of singing? That’s just one of the topics of conversation on the podcast this week. Alexa Terry is joined by guest Rachel Lynes, vocal coach and ex-West End performer.

Find out all about how and why Rachel founded Sing Space, home of the world’s first online Vocal Gym.   

KEY TAKEAWAYS

Are you aware of your resonance? Can you feel that tangible thing within your body.  All of your muscles in your body are connected. For example, you can’t clench your jaw with your tongue out. Are all your muscles free to move how they need to? The Vocal GYM has expanded to having guest coaches who run a wide range of classes such as vocal yoga, as well as Rachel’s fundamentals of singing.  The scientific knowledge Rachel gained while putting together her vocal coaching has helped her understand and define the things that we feel in our bodies as we sing.   

BEST MOMENTS

‘Singing isn’t about doing, it’s about guiding and feeling’

‘The science gave me context. It provided clarity to the view’

‘We sing better when we feel safer’  

SHOW LINKS 

Vocal Gym: vocalgym.thesingspace.com

Sensory Homunculus Images, referenced at 21:43: Linked here.

Line Hilton: linehilton.com

Heidi Moss: heidimosserickson.com

Kenneth Bozeman: kenbozeman.com

Stephen King: voicecarecentre.co.uk

The Laryngeal Nerves: basttraining.com/the-laryngeal-nerves

Natalie Weiss: natalieweissofficial.com

‘She Used to Be Mine’ from Waitress, breakdown by Rachel Lynes: www.youtube.com/channel/UCfg3-AGRoyyGwMptgp7z6gA

OnlineMD: online-md.co.uk

ABOUT THE GUEST 

Rachel Lynes is an ex-West End performer and Vocal Coach. She specialises in vocal advancement, and career mentoring for performers and vocal coaches. She is the founder of the Sing Space, home of the world’s first online Vocal Gym™ – open 24/7 for you to access professional development with globally renowned experts in all genres and techniques.  

Websites: thesingspace.com & rachellynes.co.uk

Rachel on Instagram: @rachellynesvocalcoach The Sing Space on Instagram: @thesingspace  

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