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BENEFITS OF SINGING LESSONS

Open Mic UK’s guide to the benefits of singing lessons 

benefits of singing lessons

Benefits of singing lessons: It doesn’t matter if you're just starting out or you’re an international singing sensation, all singers need to seek the benefits of singing lessons and continue with having coaching.

Benefits of singing lessons is an extract from the forthcoming book The Secret to Success in the Music Industry!

Find below some benefits of singing lessons that can help you as a singer.

Reaching your full potential

Essentially, benefits of singing lessons help include helping you to sing better. Although that seems obvious, that’s what they aim to do. Good singing tuition will help you learn techniques and exercises that are suitable for the effective development of your voice. 

Staying in key

Singing consistently in key when under pressure can sometimes be a challenge due to the effect nerves can have on the vocal cords and breathing. The benefits of singing lessons will teach you how to control, manage and balance this for a successful performance.

Increasing your vocal range

Reach your potential by extending your vocal range to allow you to sing comfortably and without strain. These benefits of singing lessons will mean you will be able to pick from a much wider range of songs and impress your audience even more.

Benefits of Singing Lessons

Building confidence

Successful singers need to be confident as that confidence reflects in their performance. Confidence comes from being in control and control comes from having a good technique. The benefits of singing lessons can help with all of the above and will therefore enable a singer to focus less on what could go wrong and more on delivering a believable performance for their audience.

Vocal health

The voice is a very delicate and complex instrument, which unfortunately cannot be renewed if it wears out. When singing without the education provided through professional coaching, it’s very easy for a singer to pick up bad habits and damage their voice, sometimes permanently. 

Good singing teachers will identify where you may be putting undue strain on your voice and the correct way to change that with specific vocal exercises.  They can also advise you on your lifestyle choices that could help to protect your voice.

Breath control

The health of your voice is paramount for a singer; the benefits of singing lessons can teach you how to control your breath and keep your voice strong. Breath control is essential to a singer, even more so when you need it to perform. If you lose your breath and stop singing, you risk ruining not only your performance, but also your reputation.

Developing your own style

Successful singers usually have something unique about their voice so that when you hear one of their songs you immediately recognise the artist. The benefits of singing lessons will help develop a strong foundation for your unique voice. 

BENEFITS OF SINGING LESSONS

Check out our other tips for singers below and check out our Open Mic UK 2016 singing auditions here.

How to Improve your Vocal Range

Voice Exercises for Singers

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