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Interview Breath And The Vocal Folds 4

Breath and the Vocal Folds - a Musical Theatre Perspective (page 4) Last year the Voice and Speech Teachers' Association in America (VASTA) approached Gillyanne to be interviewed for their bi-annual Voice and Speech Review. The resulting interview with VSR's Editor-in-Chief Rena Cook has just been published. ...continued from page 3 GK: Hm. Well, first I [...]

By |2014-03-13T14:25:31+00:00February 28th, 2014|Categories: Interviews|0 Comments

Musical Voice Nerd Answers

Are you a Musical Voice Nerd? Here are the answers (in red) to our brand new Musical Theatre Voice Nerd quiz. The following are all lines from Musical Theatre songs, but which ones? (and if you’re really nerdy you should be able to answer with the song, the show and the character!) Let’s start with some [...]

By |2014-01-29T18:48:06+00:00January 19th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Coffee Break|0 Comments

Carner And Gregor Song Writing 2

Song writing with Carner and Gregor (page 2) This is page 2 of an excerpt from the Carner and Gregor blog on the process behind their song writing. The song being discussed here is "Dancing in Pairs" from their song Cycle "Island Song" The interplay of sound In literary critic Kenneth Burke’s 1940 article “On Musicality [...]

By |2015-05-08T17:55:31+01:00January 13th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Interviews|Comments Off on Carner And Gregor Song Writing 2

Carner And Gregor Song Writing 1

Song writing with Carner and Gregor This is an excerpt from the Carner and Gregor blog on the process behind their song writing. The song being discussed here is "Dancing in Pairs" from their song Cycle "Island Song" The process of song writing Often, when drafting a lyric—or in contemplating revisions—one word may sound more “right” [...]

By |2015-05-08T17:55:51+01:00January 13th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Interviews|0 Comments

Interview The Confident Performer

Dealing with performance anxiety, with Dr David Roland

Confident Performer book coverJeremy Fisher interviews Performance psychologist Dr David Roland, author of The Confident Performer, on nerves for performers, dealing with the audience, post-performance [...]

By |2015-05-08T17:56:00+01:00January 7th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Interviews|Comments Off on Interview The Confident Performer

Interview Sam Carner

Writing for Musical Theatre and cabaret with Sam Carner Sam Carner, lyricist of the award-winning new musical theatre writers Carner and GregorJeremy Fisher interviews lyricist Sam Carner, one half of the award-winning new Musical Theatre writers Carner and Gregor (creators of Unlock'd, Island Song and Sing But Don't Tell). Is there a difference between Musical Theater [...]

By |2015-05-08T17:56:09+01:00January 7th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Interviews|0 Comments