A Voice Lesson in 1886, Part 1

"Talks About Singing" by Annie M. R. Barnette was originally published in the Chicago Tribune (IMAGINE a column on singing in the Boston Globe!). These essays were originally intended for those students that lived in rural or remote parts of the United States. They gave singers in these locations some rudimentary advice on singing, and [...]

Calling B.S. on Extraordinary Vocal Claims

  I am fortunate that I was employed for a time in Biotechnology in the heart of its 'Silicon Valley' in Cambridge, MA. Working there, I learned about science and specifically the scientific process and logical thinking. This helped me to grow as a teacher because I learned the way scientists work and think. It also [...]