one for voice health in the west

Speak for Life is proud to present a FREE World Voice Day workshop for Speech Pathologists, Singing/Spoken Voice Teachers, Presenters and Speakers in the Perth area.  “Recovering from Vocal Injury” An interactive session with  video demonstrating voice care strategies,  handouts on tips for voice care, question and answer session.  Wed 16th April  8.00am – 9.30am or 6.30pm – 8.00pm  Central City HealthContinue reading “one for voice health in the west”

ten days ..ten top tips

                                    With 10 days to go until World Voice Day, its a great  time to share                                    Australian Voice Association’s Ten Top TipsContinue reading “ten days ..ten top tips”

…voices in the valley… *newsflash*

As we finalise the program for our first World Voice Day Concert next week, the line up of voices has become even more impressive, the concert will certainly be a spectacular showcase of all things vocal. Musical theatre performers, a classical singer, acapella groups and choirs, contemporary singers, a children’s choir, a street choir and aContinue reading “…voices in the valley… *newsflash*”

take a peek @ larynx in action

Get ‘up-close and personal’ with the larynx of Dr Per-Åke Lindestad in WVD Headquarters Sweden. If you have never seen a vocal tract in full flight, take  a quick look at this short video where Per-Åke bears all for our viewing pleasure. larynx in action    

counting down to the Masterclass

If you are a Voice Health Professional working in Brisbane, Sydney or Hobart, here is                   your opportunity to learn from experienced practitioners, while celebrating                                World Voice Day. Brought to you byContinue reading “counting down to the Masterclass”

what’s so special about a Soprano?

If understanding the science behind the voice is your thing then have a look at the article about resonance tuning and vowel changes by sopranos. It might just help us to understand why we are not all born to sing (not ‘well’, at least) Soprano you might even like to take ‘the soprano challenge’ challengeContinue reading “what’s so special about a Soprano?”

food for thought…why DOES voice matter?

The World Voice Day theme ‘Voice Matters’ opens up so many opportunities to explore what having a voice really means to each of us. For a singer it matters that they have an exquisitely tuned instrument to perform and entertain… for an occupational voice user it matters that their voice is robust, well trained andContinue reading “food for thought…why DOES voice matter?”

one for the singing teachers of the NSW south coast

If you teach singing in the Wollongong ~ Illawarra area you are invited to attend the inaugural “Network of Singing Teachers”  & celebrate World Voice Day ~16th April  @ the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music, Keiraville NSW click for details

registrations open !!

CALLING ALL VOICE HEALTH PROFESSIONALS ***UPDATE*** The Australian Voice Association (NSW, Brisbane & Hobart) have now opened registrations for their exciting professional development event to celebrate World Voice Day. ‘be amongst the first to join the Masterclass’ Check out the AVA website for all details and to Reserve your place NOW Sydney Masterclass Brisbane Masterclass