This is a Voice

Introduction by: Cerys Matthews
Imprint: Profile Books
Pages: 192
Subject: Reference, Humour & Gift, Science & Mathematics
Illustrations: over 100 specially commissioned colour illustrations

This is a Voice

99 exercises to train, project and harness the power of your voice

Jeremy Fisher, Gillyanne Kayes

Train your voice to speak (and sing) with impact using this practical guide, with a foreword by Cerys Matthews

Hardback
9781781256565 (14 Apr 2016)
£14.99

About the book

Your voice is a powerful instrument, as individual as a fingerprint. You use it every single day, but do you know how to look after it? Or to get the best out of it? This is a Voice is a practical toolkit of step-by-step vocal exercises to help speakers and singers of all abilities transform the quality of their voice. Bursting with advice from expert vocal coaches, it covers everything from warm ups, breathing, pacing and projection to techniques for speaking with confidence and singing jazz, pop, opera - even beatboxing - with style. Whether you're a member of a choir or a professional singer, preparing for a big presentation or planning a wedding speech, This is a Voice will ensure that you make yourself heard.With a foreword by Cerys Matthews.

About the author

Jeremy Fisher is a performance coach and vocal trainer with more than 30 years of experience. He has trained actors, performers and singers in opera and West End musicals such as Les Misérables and Phantom of the Opera.
Gillyanne Kayes is a singing voice expert, voice researcher and author with a PhD on female singing voice.
Steven Connor (introduction) is a Grace 2 Professor of English in the University of Cambridge who has written extensively on the history of the voice, sound and music.
Cerys Matthews is a singer, songwriter, author and broadcaster, awarded an MBE for her services to music.

Additional Information

Introduction by: Cerys Matthews
Imprint: Profile Books
Pages: 192
Subject: Reference, Humour & Gift, Science & Mathematics
Illustrations: over 100 specially commissioned colour illustrations