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Old 10-30-2010, 07:13 PM
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Default Re: Improving Singing?

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Originally Posted by Jackthelad321 View Post
Just wondering if you can improve your singing much or are you stuck with your voice?. Thing is i kinda can sing a bit, but not well, not with any confidence. If i stretch the tiniest bit too much the note breaks, crashes, becomes horrid. I also tend to sing a bit through my nose though it has gotten much better. aahhh!

I am trying to play the guitar together with the bass drum and Hi-hat, has a nice, full, stripped-down sound, and the singing is the last thing i can add to it.

I developed my reasonable voice from nothing, through many hours playing guitar and singing.

Just wondering if there is any good articles, tips, downloads (torrents) online?
Unlike drumming, I think voice lessons need to happen in person with a qualified teacher. They need to hear what you're doing and possibly see what you're doing too. There's something that happens when everything is 3D in person. At least that's what I learned when I took voice lessons years ago. You're utilizing muscles that aren't easily seen (like your hands and wrists for drumming are) and only in person do I think a teacher could spot what you may be doing wrong. Definitely check out a teacher - you may be doing damage.
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