Practice Journal 10:

On class: Last time to practice the song (with Caryl). Feel way better than the last time. Practice: Lip trills with the recording (10 Mins) Pure Ah with the recording ( 15 Mins) Sing the class song ( 15 Mins) Sing my song ( 10 Mins) I start feeling more confident with my performance, remember…

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Practice Journal 9:

On class: Correct my pronunciation in the song and hit the note more accurate. The history of sing, which started in Italy. Practice: Lip trills with the recording (10 Mins) Pure Ah with the recording ( 15 Mins) Sing the class song ( 15 Mins) Sing my song ( 10 Mins) I feel the more…

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Practice Journal 8:

On class: How to read the music and why I have to read the music. Practice: Lip trills with the recording (10 Mins) Pure Ah with the recording ( 15 Mins) Sing the class song ( 15 Mins) Sing my song ( 10 Mins) I feel more comfortable to read the music after we went…

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Practice Journal 7:

On class: How to hit the high note? The key will be “breath” and also I will image the space in the back of my head, the more top note just need more space in the end. Practice Lip trills with the recording (20 Mins) Pure Ah with the recording ( 15 Mins) Sing the…

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Practice Journal 6:

On class: New Ah sound to help me with “open my throat.” This is a new way to practice the song, replace all the lyrics in the song by pure Ah sound. Practice: Lip trills with the recording (10 Mins) Pure Ah with the record ( 15 Mins) Sing the class song in a new…

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Practice Journal 5:

On class: Hit the note accurately, try to practice with recording more instead of John cash. Practice: Lip trills with the recording (10 Mins) Pure Ah with the recording ( 15 Mins) Sing the class song in the new way ( 30 Mins) Re-record my voice to correct the pronunciations, and also found a partner…

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Practice Journal 4

On class: Pick the song name “Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes.” Practice: Lip trills with the recording (10 Mins) Pure Ah with the recording ( 15 Mins) Sing the class song ( 30 Mins) Try to get more familiar with the song after the practice, and try to remember part of the lyrics…

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Practice journal 3:

On class: What is “moment of suspension” is the way to let my muscle engage. It will help me a lot to hit a high note in the future. Practice: Lip trills with the recording (10 Mins) Pure Ah with the tape ( 15 Mins) I should feel “support” from my abs, which is going…

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Practice journal 2:

Check what I learned yesterday and talked about the importance of breath. Another way to practice. Practice: Lip trills with the recording (10 Mins) Pure Ah with the recording ( 15 Mins) Zoo ee (10 Mins) I can tell that my muscle works very well when I need more support, and my sound is more…

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Practice journal 1:

1. I learned how to stand correctly: Don’t be like a soldier, don’t lock your legs, stand straight. Training: Stand against the wall for 10 minutes 2. I learned the right way to breathe: don’t breathe in your chest, but breathe deeply in your lower abdomen. Training: Look at myself in the mirror, and be…

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