VCB: Canciones Mexicanas: Incorporating Mexican Art Song in Your Studio

Typically, even as Spanish language music makes its way into the western classical canon, it is predominantly European Spanish. With this presentation, see some of the history behind Mexican vocal music and be encouraged to add this beautiful repertoire to your studio. This VCB is perfect for the teacher looking to expand their repertoire offerings beyond the top 24 Italian hits and feel confident about assigning music from Mexico.

VCB: Voice Image: A New Paradigm for Voice Identity

In this presentation, Dr. Bethany Turpin presents her research on Voice Image, a new paradigm she is developing to help us understand how about how we think about our own voices. In addition to presenting this research, Bethany will also facilitate a discussion about voice identity. This is aimed at voice teachers and singers who want to understand their relationship to their own voices and to understand how students might relate to their voices.

Tuesday Training: Copy Clarity

A thing you’ve heard Christin say 8, 247 times:
Writing your own copy is like labor, only it takes longer and hurts worse.
But the truth is, it usually feels that way because we haven’t asked ourselves the right questions before diving in. In this quick, quirky presentation, we’ll chat about WHAT you’re trying to say, HOW you might wanna say it, and most importantly, WHY you’re saying it at all…so that you can skip the jabber and speak right to your client’s heart.