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From Hollywood's Top Voice Coach: Advanced Vibrato Techniques
Get New Posts via Email! Summary In the earlier video I made about vibrato, I taught you that using this technique when you sing will help you sound professional, and add variety and style to your voice and music. After 75,000 people watched that first vibrato lesson and asked for more, I decided to make this blog. You asked for it…so here it is! Welcome to my “Guide to Advanced Vibrato Techniques.” Please enjoy! Did you like this episode? (Then ...
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Yale Research on Voice and Emotion:  5 Experiments and What It Means for Speakers
Roger Love 10mn Discuss The most successful speakers emotionally engage their listeners. They’re the ones who you just can’t seem to pull your attention away from. And it doesn’t even matter what they’re saying. They could be talking about the weather or pitching a deal, chatting about sports or offering the next cure for world hunger. They’ve got you so captivated, you feel like they’re reading tomorrow’s lottery numbers! So, I want to give YOU that ability. I want to ...
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6 Singing Tips for your Best Karaoke Performance Ever
Get New Posts via Email! Summary Karaoke is about more than just standing up and half-botching the words to someone else’s songs. Karaoke is about making memories with friends in a fun setting. It’s working up the courage to share your singing abilities in public. It’s connecting sonically with other people. To help you have the best karaoke night ever, here are six singing tips to master. Get ready to watch everyone’s jaw drop before they start chanting, “Encore! Encore!” ...
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Singing Like These Celebrities Can Hurt Your Voice
Get New Posts via Email! Summary Many famous performers have become known for singing styles that are hard on the vocal cords and can potentially damage them. In this lesson, I’ll reveal the celebrity singing styles that could hurt your voice. Plus, share with you how to safely get the sounds you want without getting your vocal cords into trouble!Here are the celebrity singing styles you should beware of imitating, followed by ways you can protect your vocal cords while ...
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Why You Can't Warm Up With A Song
Get New Posts via Email! Summary The same way runners warm up their muscles before a competition, it’s imperative to warm up your voice before you sing. This helps you reach more notes within your vocal range and protects against unintentionally straining or irritating your vocal cords. But not all warmups are created equal. Many beginning singers try to warm up by singing along with their favorite songs. In this video, I’ll explain why that’s not ideal and what you ...
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Need An Afternoon Pick-Me-Up? Break Out The Vocal Warmups!
Practicing your daily voice exercises could boost more than your vocal range. Research now shows it could also battle depression, improve your communication abilities, reduce your need for painkillers and so much more. The same way that marathon runners would never start a race without first warming up their muscles, I advise my clients—whether actors, singers, surgeons, teachers, nurses, influencers or CEOs—to warm up their voices every morning with very particular vocal exercises. That way, they can perform at their ...
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Public Speaking Tips: How to Move on Stage
To add extra power to your presentations and better connect with your audience, you need to master physiology and stage movement techniques. In this lesson from America’s number one vocal coach, Roger Love explains how to make the most of your presentation space—whether you’re in a small room or on a massive stage. Want to know where to look if there are cameras filming you or how to better connect with your audience members, even under bright lights? Then this ...
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How Do You Really Sound?
Do you ever wonder how other people hear you? The sound of your voice is different depending on if it is going away from or towards your body. This means that the way your audience hears you will be different than how you hear yourself. How do you practice so that the audience hears you the exact way you want to be heard? America’s number one voice coach, Roger Love, will answer that question in this video lesson. Did you ...
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Get Roger Love's New Book... and Get the Voice You Want
Set Your Voice Free is the newly revised book by Roger Love that shows you the secrets to getting the singing or speaking voice you want. Do you want to turn your dreams of singing into reality? Are you self-conscious about speaking in public? Would you like to dazzle potential clients with dynamic, authentic presentations? Do you hate the sound of your voice on voicemail? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then let this book help you ...
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5 Vocal Tips To Supercharge Your Success in 2017
Success in 2017 starts with the actions we take today. Here are my five favorite vocal tips to help you get a head start in the year ahead. 5. Channel your favorite star We all have favorite movie stars. Who is your vocal idol for singing or speaking? Once you’ve identified them, start adopting some of their signature vocal sound into your own voice for a makeover that’s easier than going to the gym! 4. Add more melody to your ...
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Discover 4 Effective Ways to Beat Stage Fright
Are you self-conscious about speaking or singing in public? Does just the thought of getting up in front of others make you want to run and hide? You’re not alone! In fact, fear of public speaking has been listed as the number one fear in America. Here’s the great news: I’ve literally found a way to take that fear away. Imagine how incredible it would feel to sing or speak in front of one person—or hundreds—with total confidence. People would ...
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The Building Blocks of Voice
Singers know they need a voice coach to tune their voice and make it big. Speakers use the same instrument—their voice—but often overlook voice coaching as a critical element of becoming better speakers. That’s where the world’s greatest speakers set themselves apart. Roger Love is Hollywood’s go-to coach for professional speakers and singers. In this video lesson, he shares the five ingredients of vocal strategy that his students depend on to make their mark in the world. Each of these ...
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Claim Your Vocal Trinity
The human voice is actually three voices in one! In order to join the ranks of renowned communicators, you need to understand, access, and effectively use each of these three voices. In this lesson, America’s number one voice coach, Roger Love, will reveal these three distinct voices and how to begin adding them to your own vocal arsenal starting today. Here’s why this lesson is so powerful: Each voice creates certain sounds that correlate with specific emotions. When you have ...
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5 Voice Robbers to Avoid Going Hoarse Over the Holidays
You depend on your voice to share your talent and expertise with the world. That means that when your voice is hoarse, your impact is muted, too! If you want to be more influential, connect better, and attract others to you, a healthy voice is absolutely essential. Besides speakers, a full 80% of all singers who develop physical problems with their vocal cords do so because of the way they speak, not the way they sing. So how do all ...
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How to Play Your Voice Like a Musical Instrument
Your voice is a musical instrument. But most speakers are so focused on the music they’re trying to create that they forget what’s behind the sounds—air! It all boils down to this: Great voice control depends on great breath control! In this vocal strategy insight from America’s number one voice coach, Roger Love explains how great breathing technique is the secret that will breathe charisma into your communications. Watch, apply, and enjoy the benefits—starting right now! Did you like this ...
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August 17, 2019 in Speaking

Double Your Impact

I’m going to tell you what untuned violins and communications courses have in common so you don’t waste another minute running an uphill path that’s not getting you any closer to…
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July 23, 2018 in Speaking

What Do Untuned Violins and Communications Courses Have in Common?

I’m going to tell you what untuned violins and communications courses have in common so you don’t waste another minute running an uphill path that’s not getting you any closer to…
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June 20, 2018 in Speaking

Should You Start Your Speech With A Joke?

Should you start your speech with a joke? My answer may surprise you. Find out, in this week's voice lesson, free for you to enjoy. Also in that episode, I'll…
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May 9, 2018 in Speaking

Is Your Voice Holding You Back From Being Successful?

Could your voice be the reason you're not further ahead in your career by now? The fact is, most people's voices don't SOUND like the job title they have. However…
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April 25, 2018 in Speaking

Do only singers need a voice coach?

Today is the perfect day to eliminate a myth for you. This particular misguided belief has been holding countless speakers back from achieving the impact and recognition that they’ve been…
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April 18, 2018 in Singing

When Being A Triple Threat Isn’t Enough

Get New Posts via Email! Summary When Joaquin Phoenix and Reese Witherspoon each walked into my studio to learn their songs for "Walk the Line," they were both worried about…
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April 11, 2018 in Speaking

What Do You Do When Your Voice Sounds Like a Kid?

If you, or someone you know, is an adult but still has a voice that sounds like a kid, I have good news for you! It is simply a case…
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April 4, 2018 in Speaking

How To Defuse Your Own Anger

I get it. You’re mad. Somebody did something to somebody, maybe even to you. It made you angry, and you don’t know how to get over it. Your stomach is…
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