Vocal Health

How the Voice Is Affected During Pregnancy

How does pregnancy effect the voice and why? Hormonal changes impact many different factors in our voice, such as our tone and the volume at which we speak.

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Dialect Coach to the Stars Denise Woods on Creating...

Denise Woods, dialect coach to the stars, shares her experience keeping actors stay in character and tips for helping you sustain yours.

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How Are You Making that Sound? How to Increase Vocal Control

Increasing vocal control with visualization is a limited view. See how your voice literally changes with this video by Tyley Ross.

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Misophonia: When Certain Sounds Are Intolerable

Irritated by the sound of chewing? Do mouth noises bother you more than most people? Misophonia will make you think differently about sound.

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Where Does Your Voice Naturally Shine?

it is far more common for a voice actor or singer to capitalize on the lower range of his or her instrument than its higher range.

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3 Ways To Protect Your Voice

These 3 quick tips to keep your voice in its optimal state will help you in the short term and the long term.

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Tommy Griffiths 5-Minute Vocal Workout for Actors

Thirty year industry veteran Tommy Griffiths, joins us to educate us on his three easy vocal workout exercises that will have you speaking more effectively in...

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Where Did Your Voice Come From?

Does your voice have its own unique sound that can be traced back to your environment, physiology, or substances we are surrounded by.

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Dairy Products and the Voice Artist: Friend or Foe?

Are you avoiding dairy products right now to keep your pipes operating at peak performance? Is dairy a friend or foe to the voice over artist?

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Bogart-Bacall Syndrome: A Performer’s Reward For...

You might adopt that Hollywood sound Humphrey Bogart & Lauren Bacall were famous for, but you may get more than just the sound, you might get the syndrome!

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The Dangers of Whispering For Your Voice

Whispering may seem like a good way to conserve your voice. But in reality, it can be very taxing!

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Why Rest Is Sometimes The Best Medicine

Ever find that your voice just isn’t up for the challenge? Are you exhausted vocally or unable to speak without pain?

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