How To Sing Like Your Favorite Artist pt2
Hello, and welcome. I'm Ryan Higa, professional singer and vocalstiloligerizerist. You might remember me from How To Sing Like Your Favorite Artist part 1. Well this one's completely different. It's not as good. With that being said, welcome to How To Sing Like Your Favorite Artist part 2. Remember that scary movie quot;The Grudgequot;é Make the sound that the little girl in quot;The Grudgequot; makes.
(groaning) Just sing like you normally would sing. â™ª When I met you in the summer! â™ª .and add the little Grudge girl sound. â™ª When I met you in the summer. â™ª â™ª To my heartbeat sound. â™ª â™ª We fell in love. â™ª â™ª As the leaves turned brown. â™ª
grunting noises In order to sound like The Weekend, you have to literally make your face frozen to the point where it's numb and you can't feel it anymore. â™ª I can't feel my face when I'm with you. â™ª And once you get the frozen face down, all you have to do is act like you're sad and depressed.
â™ª I'm just tryna get you out the friend zone. â™ª And if people can't hear you, just use a megaphone. â™ª I only call you when it's half past. â™ª In order to sound like Fetty Wap, just sing as if you just got hit in the nuts. Or for girls to relate, just make the sound you make when you cut wind. You know, when you get the wind knocked out of you, you make the sound that's like stressed inhale and then just sing like that. Fetty Wap.
Auuugh! â™ª Baby won't you come my wayé â™ª grunting You know when you're yawning and you still try to talk; that sound it makesé yawning All you have to do is sing, while you yawn. yawning â™ª You and me we made a vow. â™ª
â™ª You say I'm crazy. â™ª â™ª And you don't think. â™ª laughing You know when you're a little kid where you're on the verge of crying but you do your best to try and suck it upé You know, the borderline where you're trying to fight back your tears, because you know once you start crying, you're not gonna be able to stop.
Singing Lessons Singing Lessons For Beginners
Hi. I'm Aaron from HowtoSing and I wantto talk for a minute about singing lessons. Singing lessons, kind of a broad topic butI actually want to cover three main questions when it comes to singing lessons. First one is, Do you have what it takesé Thesecond one is, Do you really need singing lessons to improveé The third one is, What'syour next stepé Then I want to give you an idea of kind of where to go to find good singinglesson programs and all that. Do you have what it takesé What I find withthe people I encounter, people I've encountered with lessons and the singing and want to singand all that, that you're your own worst critic.
So if you think that you can't sing or youjust feel like you weren't born with a ton of talent, I want to say that with the righttips and just getting started learning, a lot of people kind of just come out of theirshell and they really bud and become good singers. So don't let the demons, your own demons thatyou battle with, your insecurity let you think that you will not be able to sing, that youdon't have what it takes. The fact is, with the right instruction, anybody can learn tosing. That's a question that comes up all the time. Can I learn to singé Yes, you canlearn how to sing. I will get more into that
in this next question and the next questionwe will tackle is, Do you need singing lessons to improveé I think one of the problems is that we seeour favorite singers. They step on stage or we listen to their CDs or whatever and wedon't ever actually see them doing the vocal exercises, doing the vocal training, doingall the learning. So we just kind of assume that they didn't have to. They just woke upor they were born and then they just stepped on stage and they have these beautiful voices.They could just do that but that's just it's just not the way it is.
Your favorite singer, I guarantee whoeverit is, had vocal training. They did vocal exercises. That day you saw them, they probablydid a 30 or 45minute regimen of vocal exercises and do it daily. The fact is, vocal exercisesare really important. I know this is more about singing lessons but with singing lessons,what happens is you get all the things you need. Basically to learn how to sing is twobasic categories. There's a bunch of learning stuff about the voice, how it works, a lotof just tips and tricks that just help you, like having your tongue where is your tonguesupposed to be when you singé I don't know. Well your tongue is supposed to be restedup against those teeth for all the vowels
that you sing. So it's kind of where like, Hey, when yousay, Hey, where your tongue goes there. That's where it's supposed to be for all the vowelsounds and a lot of the consonant sounds and when you do a consonant sound, you want togo right back down there. So it's just little things like that that will affect your singingin a big way but you won't learn unless you take some type of singing lessons. So there'stons of stuff like that and the second part is what I was saying, the exercise part. Anybody can learn to sing because of vocaltechnique anybody can learn and singing exercises
everybody can do. You got to know the rightsinging exercises and all that. You got to learn how to preserve your voice. There'sjust a bunch of stuff that you can learn with singing lessons. So I think it's really important.I think that if you're really serious about wanting to sing which is the next one, whatis your next stepé The next step is kind of a personal inventory. Are you ready to dowhat it takes to become a singeré It does take time and effort. The voice is somethingthat people want to expand their range and sing high notes and do all this stuff andthat's fantastic. It's absolutely possible but it does take time. It does take effort.
Building Pharyngeal Resonance Vocal Training on Building Pharyngeal Resonance
Hi. My name is Aaron from Superior SingingMethod and in this tutorial, I want to talk about building pharyngeal resonance. OK, building pharyngeal resonance. At theend of this tutorial, I want to give you my best technique for building pharyngeal resonance,best kind of exercise and technique to be able to begin to build that and get into that.But let's just talk a little bit about what it is and what the pharynx and for what whereall that kind of comes from and having the knowledge will help you to be able to workthe exercise and to really get the most benefit out of it.
So what is resonanceé Let's just talk aboutthat. Resonance is a deep, full, reverberating sound. It's basically exactly what you wantwith your singing. It's what everybody wants with their singing. You want this deep, full,kind of resonant, just this resonant I'm using a reverberating kind of like sound that isjust big and full as it comes out of these powerful singers. That's what you want. Youwant this full, resonant, reverberating type of sound. Now there's a myth that volume brings resonanceor that you have to have a lot of volume and push a lot of air through your vocal cordsin order to get a big sound and a full resonant
sound, but that's actually not true. In fact, too much volume will just make youthe air blow through your vocal cords and flip into falsetto and that's how you crackand all those cracks and breaks especially in your higher range. Now adding some weight to a good techniquetype of sound is good and that will allow you a bigger sound. But resonance, the thingabout resonance is that it reverberates and bounces off your resonators in such a waythat it just comes out big and full without you having to force it out or try and makeall this volume come out.
So that's what's so important about the pharyngealresonance because your two primary resonators, you have your chest and your head. So thoseare your two registers, so your chest register and your head register. But they're also yourtwo primary resonators as well. But the third resonator is your pharynx. Your pharynx isthat's where pharyngeal comes from. You may already know that but your pharynx is in theback of your throat, up and down on the back of your throat, your pharynx. You got yournasal pharynx. You got your oral pharynx and so on and so forth. So that's your pharynxback there and what happens is the sound as it comes up and you use that pharyngeal resonator,it bounces off the walls of your pharynx and
creates a bigger sound as it comes out ofyour mouth. Now you don't want to just sing with justthat pharyngeal sound. You want a blend, a good blend of your chest voice, your headvoice and your pharynx to get one big kind of one big sound, one big mixed sound andthe pharynx itself is one of the primary ways to establish a good, mixed voice, a good blended,full blended voice. So I want to give you the technique to helpyou get to that pharynx, that pharyngeal kind of sound and where it is and how you can useit. The NG sound, that ng. So that kind of brassy it's kind of a little bit of an annoying,whiny, kind of brassy, kind of sound. You're
obviously not going to sing like that. Infact you literally cannot sing like that because the ng consonant makes all the sound comeout of your nose but that sound is what you can add into your chest voice and your headvoice to get a good, good pharyngeal resonance and get a good sound coming out of your mouth. The nose, the sound coming out of your noseand that uh, that brassy sound, it's obviously not the sound, the only sound that you want.But there's an old Italian adage and some of the greatest singers were like Italianopera singers and all that and there's an old Italian adage that says, Don't sing throughyour nose but put some nose in your singing.