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€¦
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Amazing 13YearOld Boxing MMA Prodigy
MUSIC ADRIAN: Since he was a little baby, he lovedto punch. RESHAT: When I get in the ring, I see a guyin front of me, I just keep going. I don't stop. Even if it hurts, I don't stop. ADRIAN: Reshat is ranked number one in boxingand number one in the world in kickboxing. He's undefeated in MMA, he's undefeated inmuay thai. He has like twenty two championship belts. RESHAT: Right now, I'm five two, one hundredand three pounds.
SOSA: The kid is only thirteen years old andhe's so good that sometimes it's very hard to get him a fight. Nobody really wants tofight him. MUSIC MUSIC ADRIAN: Reshat trains like five day a week,two and a half hours a day. He goes to school, comes home, does his homework, eat, then wehead out to the boxing gym. SOSA: I tell my kids this is a very physicalhard sport. You gotta train your body so when you get hit it won't hurt as much. I've knownReshat two years, but he's been doing kickboxing
and jiu jitsu before that. ADRIAN: Since he was a little baby, he lovedto punch. At age five, Reshat started competing with jiu jitsu and submission grappling andhe basically won every competition he competed in. As he got a little bit older, the kickboxingmatches started coming in and MMA fights started coming in. He liked the most MMA, a combinationof all mixed martial arts, but in New York it's not allowed for kids, even for adultsso we had to travel all over the country to find him fights. It's easier to find boxingin New York so if you cannot get any other fights, we started doing boxing. Now, he'sa four years in a row world kickboxing champion.
He's a junior olympic boxing champion. He'sa North American submission grappling champion and Grapplers Quest jiu jitsu champion. He'sundefeated in MMA, he's undefeated in muay thai. He's ranked number one in the worldin kickboxing and he's ranked number one in boxing in the United States hundred pounddivision. SOSA: What makes Reshat specialé He's willingto mix it up. He don't run, he wants to fight and that's what makes him special. He stays,he's not afraid to get hit. RESHAT: I can fight different ways. If theycan brawl, I'll brawl with them. If they'll try to fight technical, I'll fight technicalback. They call me Albanian Bear.
SOSA: His sparring partner which is HarleyMedros, he's also a Silver Glove National Champion so it'll be a good spar. He'll besparring maybe six, seven hours with him. RESHAT: Amazing fighter. Really really talented.Me and him both won the Silver Gloves this year. Hopefully, we're gonna back this yearand win it again. ADRIAN: My father was a boxer and he taughtboxing to me. I have a son, I teach it to my son, but it's a lot of frustration coachingyour own kid. You expect way more than any other kid. RESHAT: My father teaches me like how to punch,what to do when the situation. Also, he cares
about me. He's always taking care of me, youknow. SOSA: Reshat does get a little nervous beforea fight, but it's not cause he knows he's going to lose or he knows he's gonna do bad.He don't wanna look bad in front of his dad. RESHAT: When I'm with my father and he goes,quot;stop, you get hit too much. Pick your hands up!quot; that's the kind of things that I getkind of intimidated, like scared of, because I want to prove to my father I'm good enoughto box. MUSIC ADRIAN: Reshat.