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Is Musical Technique the refuge of the insecure, or a foundation for Mastery?

This question popped into my mind whilst in conversation with the professional singer and vocal coach Basira Ward-Davies with respect to the slight difference in approach she had experienced collaborating with Youth, a producer who has worked with Primal Scream, … Continue reading

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Using Props in a Performance

Performing and pretending to be somebody else can help to push our comfort zones. If we use a costume or props in our performance, this can help us to act in a different way and try out new things with … Continue reading

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Should we be ourselves when we perform?

Performing in front of people can be a nerve wracking experience and one quick fix strategy of dealing with these nerves can be to pretend to be somebody else. When I first became a teacher, the thought of going into … Continue reading

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