How to develop Head Voice

I focus slightly less on voice development these days and more on enjoying singing. Having said that, children who are not able to access their head voice are much less likely to sing in tune and therefore enjoy singing. So it is important. Voice is the most personal of instruments and care must be taken to preserve its positive connotations/feelings above all else.

7 Reasons to Support Live Music as a Music Educator

I spend most of my week engaging with young musicians, developing musical skills and encouraging enjoyment of music. But this week, I have been lucky enough to focus on my own enjoyment as a listener and audience member. First I enjoyed an amazing orchestra concert by the Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra, midweek I saw an awesome … Continue reading 7 Reasons to Support Live Music as a Music Educator

Year 2 Science of Sound – Pitch Perfect Understanding

Year 2 are looking at the science of sound as part of their science week. The music team are contributing to a good understanding of vibrations, playing instruments and high and low sounds from a musical point of view. We started with some questions this week and had some excellent discussion: What is sound? Where … Continue reading Year 2 Science of Sound – Pitch Perfect Understanding