How to reach high notes and sustain them

First of all, going to the upper register and sustaining the highest tones is always uneasy. The most common mistake that singers make is to treat the throat like a sort of stretchable pipe or hose. Hitting the highest notes is a piece of cake. Straightforwardly, squeeze the tube, and it will squeak. Unfortunately, all […]

Singing better with the open throat technique

An open throat technique may sound (Yes!) confusing and seem to be mysterious, but it is not. The concept itself comes from the Italian school of singing, specifically the literal translation of the phrase La Gola Operta. In short, it is a way of singing where pharyngeal space increases and the ventricular vocal folds retract […]

Must singing be difficult?

…and why doesn’t it have to? Many beginners and advanced singers believe singing must be difficult. Among them, there are often top-shelf stars. They wholly think it has to be that way. After all, art requires sacrifice. And this sacrifice is frequently the vocal cords. Naturally, it is one of the least relevant offerings among […]

Why touring can damage a singer’s voice?

Can a professional vocal coach protect you from voice damage? Intense touring is one of the most frequently pointed out reasons for which vocalists suffer the most. The long months of worldwide traveling and singing show after the show are the best recipe for permanent damage of the vocal cords. In particular, when we sing […]

How singing can benefit your health

Yes, it is not a joke. The art of singing is not just art and pleasure. Singing is nurturing to the body, mind, and soul. When we engage our bodies to vibrate and create sound, we, in essence, become part of that vibration that then brings us to be happier and healthier. It also may […]

Do famous singers have vocal coaches?

Or are they the natural-born talents? Well? Do famous singers have vocal coaches? Do they need them? Without a doubt, these are two different questions. The truth is that every professional vocalist needs one. When comparing a singer to the instrument (because a voice decisively is one), it is hard to deny that he also […]

How to avoid losing your singing voice forever

The greatest fear a singer faces is the horror of losing your voice.  It is the thing we avoid the most and unfortunately the reason why so many celebrities flock to Ron Anderson. The natural ability to sing is truly a biological ability. Now whether you can keep the voice and control it, depends on […]

5 easy tricks to improve the voice you are losing, by Axl Rose’s voice coach

Want to improve the voice you are losing? It is a severe problem and can be expected for singers, regardless of their status and stage in their career. Check out the below list of 5 easy tricks on what to do to avoid such problems. Axel Rose started training with Ron many years ago. He […]

Top 5 tricks how to survive the singing tour

How to survive the singing tour, read the guide prepared by the vocal coach to the stars. Are you planning to go on a singing tour with your band? Do you wonder how it is and what is the best way to prepare for such an experience? The Voixtek team, along with the vocal coach […]

10 tips on how to win The Voice audition

Do you wonder how to win the Voice audition? Check out our list of 10 tips, prepared by the vocal coach Ron Anderson. Ron worked with The Voice for many years. When it comes to getting noticed at an audition, you must first master the technique behind singing. Many of the celebrity coaches on The […]