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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APPLAUSE MUSIC GORDON CHAMBERS,quot;SONGWRITING MEDLEYquot; GORDON CHAMBERS: So I amthe common denominator of all those songs. But it's music lovers like youthat made them all number ones.
So right now, I'mgoing to do a song. On every album,I cover something that I've written inmy own special way. Tonight, this one goesout to a dedication to two very important ladiesin my career, my first two mentors, the late, great,Phyllis Hyman, and a lady that I wrote for,who told me that it
was time for me to alsogo solo as an artist. Give it up for it's oneyear since she went to glory. Give it up for thebeautiful, incomparable, and forever in our hearts,Ms. Whitney Houston. Last but not least,for my beautiful, the matriarch ofour family recently gone home, AuntBarbara, Barbara Powell.
MUSIC GORDON CHAMBERS,quot;NEVER FALL IN LOVEquot; APPLAUSE GORDON CHAMBERS: Thank you. So right now, I'm goingto bring to the stage a good friend of mine. We've been working togetherfor the last three years,
shows for the newestalbum, quot;Sincere.quot; Everybody say quot;sincere.quot; AUDIENCE: Sincere. GORDON CHAMBERS: And heplayed at the first show. You played at the firstquot;Sincerequot; album release, right Rickyé And I've beenadmiring his talent. He's an amazing guitar player.
I first saw him on the road withLeela James and was blown away. And I said, we're goingto get it together. And it took a couple moreyears, but we stayed in touch. And I'm always appreciative thathe plays with me, because he's a very hardworking man onthe road, who tours constantly with Trey Songz. So right now, as I said thatWhitney Houston was the one who gave me that inspiration andtold me that it was my time