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Opera singer salary ( The Honest Truth )

Most people think that singers make a lot of money, which is true for some cases but these are the minority. One of the hardest jobs to land in the singing scene is to be an opera singer, mostly because you will need to have a degree in the music field and most likely you will need to finish a …

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( All 256 ) Musical terms explained in plain English

As a singer you will hear a lot of musical terms, some are named straight forwards so you can easily understand them. While others are written in Italian or even Latin, which definitely makes it extremely hard to understand. As a singer, you will have to learn at least the basic musical terminology, especially if you want to improve at …

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How to record myself singing with background music? ( In 10 Steps )

One of the best ways to improve at singing is to record yourself with some background music, this way you will know if you are singing in tune and correctly. Most singers tend to record themselves singing without any kind of background music, although this is also a good idea as you can focus on your singing and analyzing your …

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How to sing and play guitar at the same time? ( In 11 Steps )

A lot of singers find that they get better at singing if they play the guitar at the same time, although if you have to learn how to play the guitar as well than your progress will be somewhat slower. Singers who already know how to play the guitar at least at the beginner level have a much easier and …

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( Top 132 ) Female songs for singing competition

If you are preparing for a singing competition than it is vital to choose the right song. Most vocal teachers will say that the only thing that matters is the quality of your voice. For the most part, I do agree, although if you do not choose the correct song for your voice than you will definitely struggle, and people …

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Best throat lozenges for singers ( Top 18 )

As a singer, you will have to take care of your vocal cords, while you are singing you put a lot of pressure on your throat and vocal cords. This increased pressure will make your throat and vocal cords a lot more sensitive than they normally are, basically, you will be a lot more prone to get an infection or …

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Best throat spray for singers ( Do they work? )

You have probably already noticed that some singers do use some kind of throat spray, right before they start singing. Most people when they see a singer use a throat spray think that they are actually using a spray to make breath smell better, although some singers do this, especially if they are singing as a duo but generally speaking …

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Best recording microphone for singers ( Top 26 Microphones )

Now you are getting serious about singing and you are probably wondering what kind of microphone you should use. Most people would tell you to get the most expensive one as this probably would perform better than the others. The problem is that there are a lot of different types of microphones, and only a few of them are actually …

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Breathing exercises for singing ( Top 11 Exercises )

If you have read some of my articles you have probably noticed that I put a lot of emphasis on breathing. Most people think that in order to be a singer you only have to have a good voice, this is far from the truth. What makes a good singer is a combination of several factors live vocal cords, singing …

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How to sing from your diaphragm? ( 11 Fast & Easy Steps )

As a singer, you might think that in order to be able to sing you will have to know how to sing high notes and how to sing in tune, although this is true but for beginner singers, the most important thing to learn is to breathe from your diaphragm. No matter what kind of voice you have or how …