Category Brighton East Sussex Learn to SIng

Singers Checklist

Years ago I made up this checklist to assist singers with absorbing new songs. I did this as I had some students who had to learn vast amounts of songs for covers gigs etc. I am now sharing it with you in case it helps you with your singing?  How many bars’ introduction? It is as […]

Singing for the sake of the song

A producer I have worked with said that a good singer needs to have the ability to tune in to what is needed for the song style, and be able to provide the right sound, whatever it may be. So what does that mean? Well, I have had the occasional session where I have had […]

Why singers get more work if they work on knowledge of harmony

Broadening your palette of vocal sounds can make you money as a session singer. Working with a producer to aim for the sound that he/she wants is a skill in itself. Top session singers are those that are able to provide many different aspects to their voice. Your ability to sing backing vocals is one of […]

Brighton Singing Lessons – tips on Mic use

Microphone Technique Tips I have been teaching singers for quite a while and it is a common occurrence that singers can be almost intimidated by the sound of their own voices being amplified. Stemming from this perhaps, there can also be quite a bit of confusion about how to use a microphone to get the […]

Onstage Confidence

Check out the video (part 1) all about onstage confidence.

London Auditions – for Brighton Vocalists

Hello Singers! This may audition (scroll to the bottom) may be of interest to you personally or to a singer you know? Good luck, and if this is your type of thing go for it! I have done a little research and it seems legitimate. The Phone number is at the bottom of the email […]

Brighton Singing Audition Opportunities

I keep getting emailed audition opportunities this week, so I will keep them coming in the hope that a few of you can take advantage? Don’t Forget – we have 3 places left now on our 3 lesson deal now – so do not miss out! Paddle Round the Pier are searching for bands/musicians for […]

Coming up with youtube video topics

At the moment, I have been writing 12 episodes of lessons to be put out via youtube about singing technique. It is only now that I realise just how big this topic is! So I thought I would ask – what would be most useful to you personally in terms of an informative useful video […]

Chip Jenkins Songs

Well, I have been going on a bit of a frenzy recently making videos for my Brighton Singing Lessons students & now have made one for myself! It is an ond song from an album called Cosmogenic which I co wrote in France with the very amazingly talented Dave Kilminster. At the time it was […]

Singing Review from Brighton Singing Lessons

Have you ever stood & watched a singer onstage breathing correctly? If you haven’t, get googling! I have done a free video on diaphragm use with a free singing exercise incorporated into the video if you would like somewhere to start… If you can get yourself down to Brighton in the UK for some vocal […]