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€¦
Americans Try Salsa Dancing For The First Time
I know it involves a lot of hips. I've been listening to Beyonceall day, to prep for this. I didn't know how else to prepare. (salsa dance music) I'm Danella Dutton, and I've been teaching Salsanow for about 10 years, and I'm here today to teachnew people how to dance Salsa. (salsa dance music)
The biggest thing I wouldreally love to see people take out of today is gettingout of their comfort zone, and being more present. I'm confident, but Idon't know how I'm gonna do. I'm confident I'm gonna be horrible. I think a lot of this is just so sexy, I think we all have to justembrace our inner sexy. It's just very hard tooutsexy latin people.
You have, like, all these whitepeople and one asian person. So, right foot's gonna go back. We're gonna go right, replace,come back to the middle. We're gonna go left,replace, back to the middle. Now, every step youtake, I want you guys to really make sure you'reactually shifting your weight. I really like Salsa. I feel like I was air and she was fire,
and I was just sort of like, inspiring her Feeding the fireé Feeding the energy towards you, yeah. It was cool. You don't feel that in a lot of dances. No. Usually you just feel like, two fire, just going (grinding imitation)
We're going left, right,left, keep dancing a basic. And what foot's gonna go backé For now, what foot's going backé Left. Right. Oh, right. You said it, though, it's ok. Good job. Right foot, though. Unlike most dancing, where I feel like
I forget the steps really easily, I felt like I couldremember all the steps. Yeah, yeah. When she added to it, I wasn't anxious that she was adding more. So, nice and slow, all together. Readyé Same thing. Readyé Hand goes out, and up.