While the concept of ‘open throat’ singing is widely debated, there’s more to better singing than that. Singing with a well-functioning voice is a...Read more
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This month, we celebrate World Voice day on April 16. In fact, the Australian branch is celebrating for a whole month. This year’s theme is “Be kind to your voice”. Read more
We asked a number of Kath's students about why they sing, why they take lessons and what they get from them, and why they chose Kathleen. ...Read more
With 2019 still young, now is a great time to set firm goals that stretch your abilities and improve your singing. And to reach those goals, you have to get smart about them....Read more
If you’ve been involved in my singing studio in Sydney, you would know how excited I was with the studio concert at the Flute Tree and the Woodwind Group
Being free of tension and creating a full rich sound when singing is a singer’s aim. But distinguishing where the tension is coming from, how to release it and create a gorgeous tone...Read more
Expand your song choice and hone your technical skills with these classics from The Great American SongbookWhen it comes to song choice, the simplest option is to return to your go-to song list; those familiar,...
Have you ever tried getting through a day, or even an hour, without saying a word? It’s no mean feat, especially if one of your first tasks is to order a life-restoring coffee at your...Read more
As singers, we sometimes have the privilege to share our talent with friends and family at special occasions. That's been the case for several of my students this year, with two of them serenading their...Read more
Here are five ways to guarantee a lacklustre and unpolished performance (the last thing any performer wants!)Read more
- Leave memorisation to the last minute
- Forget to practice in front of a mirror
- Compare yourself negatively with...