Top Ten Ways to Keep Your Voice Healthy

Top Ten Ways to Keep Your Voice Healthy

Stay hydrated! The vocal folds like lots of nice moist mucous to stay healthy; drink enough water so that your urine is pale. Get adequate rest, nutrition and exercise.  Your overall health impacts your vocal health. Get educated about your voice.  Study with a qualified voice teacher to make sure you are using your voice correctly […]

What Music Should I Sing?

What kind of Music should I sing, or what kind of music would suit my voice best? I’m often asked these questions by new students, and my answer is usually in the form of another question.  What kind of music do you love? I can’t speak to classical music, but for CCM* singers there are […]

How do you get inspired?

How do you get inspired?

For me, travel and nature are guaranteed to bring a fresh perspective. Put the two together, add fabulous music, and you’ve got Brazil! And when I say travel, I don’t mean a package tour and sitting on the beach with a bunch of other tourists. Growing up, my dad worked for the State Dept., and […]

Updates on the EP!

Click here to find out about the latest updates on my new EP!

New EP Team

New EP Team

 Meet the fabulous dream team of musicians who are playing on the upcoming EP!    Jane Potter (piano) has been an accompanist for vocalists in a variety of genres including Joe McIntyre of the New Kids On the Block, Roland Wyatt, and Kamal Scott. She performed for the Aaron Copeland 100th Year Birthday Symposium with […]

How I Spent my Summer Vacation

There is no road map, no GPS for the creative process.  Sometimes all you have is your North Star. You can picture your destination, and know the general direction, but you don’t know all the steps you will need to take.  But at some point you know you have to just start moving or you’ll […]

ROCKET HUB LAUNCH & NEW EP!

ROCKET HUB LAUNCH & NEW EP!

Listen to the short video and find out more at my RocketHub site! Over the last five years since I released my last CD I’ve been writing new songs that speak to themes that are important to me: like family, struggling to make a difference in the world, and the kind of love that is […]

Student News – Goings on Around Town

Past: Emily Henry and Lilly Senna rocked the house at their recent show at the Peabody School! Claire Neely, Heather Thomas and Matt BenDaniel performed at the studio in a house concert as part of Boston Jazz Week.  Matt also recently performed at BACA Cabaretfest. Leni Webber performed in the Boston Jazz Singers Showcase at […]

Perseverance – Weathering the Storm

Perseverance – Weathering the Storm

I recently returned from a six-day camping and canoeing trip near Canyonlands National Park in Utah.  We paddled downstream on the Green River, past soaring red rock buttes and camped in remote canyons.   Now, I had done a fair amount of “roughing it” in my twenties and thirties but in recent years have enjoyed […]