4/18 – 4/24

4/19 just panting, panting with “a” vowel, singing in “u – a”, lip trill 4/22 panting with tongue out singing “a”, a little bit tired…. hard to hit the high notes. I still don’t get used to this method. also practice “a” and “u”, and my song. 4/23 Today’s practice is very good. I think…

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4/10 – 4/17

4/10 panting with “a” vowel, singing in “u – a”, hissing. 4/11 panting, hissing, singing in “u – a” 4/13 panting with “a” vowel, singing in “u – a”, singing in “e” 4/16 panting with “a” vowel, singing with “u – a”

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2/28 – 3/6

2/29 panting, lip trill, “u”, “a”, “u-a”. 3/2 panting, lip trill, “u”, “a”, sing using the paper card 3/5 panting, lip trill, “u”, “a”, “u-a”, Water is Wide Sorry I am studying for my mid-term exam this week so I didn’t practice much….

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2/21 – 2/27 (2019 Spring)

2/21 panting, lip trill, hissing, “u”, “a” 2/22 panting, lip trill, “u”, “a”, “u-a”. 15 mins belly exercise on yoga pad. Today my voice was in a good mood. My “u” and “a” sounds good for me. I am glad! 2/23 panting, lip trill, “u”, “a”, “u-a”. 15 mins belly exercise on yoga pad. 2/25…

By Yuqian February 23, 2019 Off

Two Concert Reports

1. I attended the Chamber Music Recital in Lingle Recital Hall on Nov 14th, 2018. This recital had various performances: flute choir, guitar ensemble, chamber strings, piano duet, and chamber orchestra. This concert began with some flute choir songs, and later the guitar ensemble performed. This is my first time seeing Yeheon Hong and Julian…

By Yuqian December 10, 2018 Off

11/29 – 12/5 final week

11/30 Practice: 3 types of hissing, panting, lip trill, sing in “u”, “a” and “e”. 12/1 Practice: 3 types of hissing, panting, lip trill, sing in “u” “e”, “a”, and my Spanish song. 12/2 Practice: 3 types of hissing, panting, lip trill, sing in “u” and “a”. 12/3 Practice: 3 types of hissing, panting, lip…

By Yuqian December 3, 2018 Off

Thoughts about final singing studio

Every performer sang excellent and beautiful. I had a chance to listen to various beautiful voices and also songs in different style and languages. I observed how some advanced students perform and tried learn something helpful. I observed that when Mikaela and Fawzia sang, they could sing high notes without opening their mouth big. I…

By Yuqian November 29, 2018 Off

Nov 15 – 28 (Fall break)

11/16 vocal exercise:3 types hissing, lip trill, panting, singing in “a”, “u”, and “e”, and my Spanish song. physical exercise: jog 2 miles 11/17 vocal exercise: hissing, lip trill, panting, singing in “a”, “u”, and “e”, Spanish song Nino presioso. physical exercise: belly exercise 15 mins 11/20 vocal exercise:3 types hissing, lip trill, singing in…

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Nov 8 -14

11/9 vocal exercise:3 types hissing, lip trill, singing in “a”, “u”, and my Spanish song. 11/11 vocal exercise:3 types hissing, lip trill, panting, singing in “a”, “u”, and “e”, and my Spanish song. 11/13 vocal exercise:3 types hissing, lip trill, singing in “a”, “u”, and “e”, and my Spanish song. thoughts: having bad cramps this…

By Yuqian November 26, 2018 Off

Week 7 Oct 25 – 31

10/26 vocal exercise:3 types hissing, lip trill, singing in “a”, “u”, and “e”, and my Spanish song. physical exercise: belly exercise 15 mins + jog 2 miles 10/27 vocal exercise:3 types hissing, lip trill, panting, singing in “a”, “u”, and “e”, and my Spanish song. physical exercise: belly exercise 15 mins 10/29 vocal exercise:3 types…

By Yuqian October 31, 2018 Off