Matt Edwards

Associate Professor of Voice, Shenandoah Conservatory Artistic Director of the CCM Vocal Pedagogy Institute

Monthly Archives: February, 2019

Mix it up Monday: Using head-voice to clean up diction

Last week I blogged about how you can use falsetto to free the male voice. This week I’m going to talk about how to modify that approach to clear up … Continue reading

February 25, 2019 · 2 Comments

Mix it up Monday: Using falsetto to free the male voice

Today’s idea was inspired by the work of my colleague Dr. David Meyer and Mary Saunders-Barton’s “What about the boys?” DVD. Men often struggle as they approach the notes around … Continue reading

February 18, 2019 · 6 Comments

When surgery leads to voice loss

Today multiple news outlets announced that former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham sustained damage to his vocal cords during an emergency open heart surgery. One of the ways injuries of … Continue reading

February 9, 2019 · 1 Comment

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