How To Sing Like A PRO Open Throat Technique Tutorial Ken Tamplin Vocal Academy
How to sing like a Pro. Hey guys, my name is Ken Tamplin, and welcometo Ken Tamplin Vocal Academy, where the proof is in the singing. Now, in order for me to be able to teach youhow to sing like a Pro, I'd better have achieved professional status myself, and Ialso better show you that I have students that have gone from amateur status to professionalstatus. Now let's be clear on something. Most professionals themselves don't singwell from a technical standpoint.
So just to sing like a Pro doesn't meanyour singing properly or great, but I have to point out that no matter where you getyour information, think about this: the person giving that information, have they achieveda high level of professional statusé And do they demonstrate students that haveprofessional statusé We have over 300 tutorials on my channel, withthe plethora, which means a lot, of students on my channel, many of which have achievedawesome professional status. Now just quickly go to Sara Loera, check outGabriela Guncikova, 10 second songs' Anthony Vincent, Mark Hudson from Dragon Force, Icould go on and on and on with a lot of the
students that have applied my course and achievedprofessional status. Now what does it mean to become professionaland how do we do ité Well it has to do with strength training andthe way we think about the voice and the way we strength train in order to build enoughprofessionalâ€“ism in what it is that we're doing to be able to sing strong with confidencenight after night with consistency. So I have a singing course called How To SingBetter Than Anyone Else, you can check it out on Ken Tamplin Vocal Academy dot com,and I walk you through, stepbystep what it's going to take to help you become aprofessional singer.
Now, to be a professional singer, there'slots involved in this and it's not just only the physical or musical side, there'sa psychological side to this, but I want to show you a few things that you can do thatwill be really, really awesome. Okayé We're just going to run through a coupleof warmup exercises that will help you understand how to clean up the voice. Now, check out my tutorial on diaphragmatic support,check out my tutorial on open throat technique, it's the precursor of what you're goingto need to do, what we are about to do here
at this level. We're going to sing an AA vowel, and theAA vowel scale is going to go like this. Layâ€¦ Ahhhâ€¦ So AA and Ah, and we're going to actuallyslowly go through this to start to strength train the voice, here we go. Ladies, you'll do this up the octaveâ€¦ Layâ€¦
Ahâ€¦ Do this with us in octavesâ€¦ Layâ€¦ Ahâ€¦ Now, going between vowels, AA and Ah helpresiliency and the ability to relax the cords and to, with freedom, be able to go up anddown a scale without feeling tension in the throat, because we want to build strengthfor the sound. Layâ€¦
The Cast of Glee Plays Cards Against Humanity
Since you're all here, wethought it would be fun to play one of our new favorite games. It's calledCards Against Humanity. Here's how it works:I've picked a category, you have to pick the cardthat's in your hand that best completes the thought. I'll pick the answerthat I think is best. If I pick your card,you get a point,
and the person with the mostpoints wins. nothing, but you'll win.laughter There's absolutely no gift.Um, all right. Let's see what the first one is. quot;I get by with a little helpfrom.quot; suspenseful music And then you put them upon there. Okay. And you can mix them up,
so I don't know whose is who. Oh, God! all chatting indistinctly Readyé OkayéAll right. quot;I get by with a little helpfrom.quot; First one is: quot;My sex life.quot; laughter
quot;Bill Nye the Science Guy.quot; laughtercheers quot;The Chinese gymnastics team.quot; laughter quot;Batman.quot;cheers And quot;tasteful sideboob.quot; laughter and applause laughter
Uh. This is a tough one.I'm gonna I'm gonna pick thequot;Bill Nye the Science Guy.quot; cheers and applause bell dings It's hard to say who's who.I was gonna guess, but. That's a game in itself. All right. The next one is.
quot;I got 99 problems but blankain't one.quot; laughter suspenseful music giggles squeals Goodé All right.quot;Got 99 problems butquot;. quot;A tiny horsequot; ain't one.
(piano playing) Commander Hadfield (singing): Ground control to major Tom Ground control to major Tom Lock your Soyuz hatch and put your helmet on Ground control to major Tom Commencing countdown, engines on Detach from Station, and may god's love be with you (piano playing)
(music swells) This is ground control to major Tom, you've really made the grade And the papers want to know whose shirts you wear But it's time to guide the capsule if you daaaare This is major Tom to ground control, I've left forevermore And I'm floating in a most peculiar way And the stars look very different todaaaay For here am I sitting in a tin can
Far above the world Planet Earth is blue and there's nothing left to do (acoustic guitar riff) (music swells) Though I've flown one hundred thousand miles I'm feeling very still And before too long I know it's time to go Our Commander comes down back to earth and knows
Ground control to major Tom, The time is near, there's not too long Can you hear me, Major Tomé Can you hear me, Major Tomé Can you hear me, Major Tomé Can you. Here am I floating in my tin can Last glimpse of the world
Planet Earth is blue, and there's nothing left to do (acoustic guitar riffs) (instrumental).