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KSVS Summer Intensive Blog: #10

 YO CANTO  I was walking to my voice lesson today, with a music book in my hand, when I ran into a director that lives in my building.  He said, “I didn’t know you were a singer!”  Note to self, … Continue reading

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KSVS Summer Intensive Blog: #9

STRAIN VS. FATIGUE   I baby my voice.  I was on vocal rest off and on for about 6 months during graduate school, so I developed the bad habit of thinking any little sign of fatigue was a red flag … Continue reading

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KSVS Summer Intensive Blog: #8

CONVERSATIONS I was at dinner with some longtime friends who I hadn’t seen in a month and I was just about to tell them about the Summer Vocal Intensive when one of them asked, “How do you feel about broadway?”  … Continue reading

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KSVS Summer Intensive Blog: #7

AT THE BALLET

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KSVS Summer Intensive Blog: #6

A MIRACLE  I have the best intentions in the world.  I try to work out regularly.  I try to vocalize daily.  I try to stretch regularly.  I try to do a relaxation exercise two times a week.  I really try … Continue reading

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KSVS Summer Intensive Blog: #4

USE YOUR MIND  I suspect Kim Stern might be a mind reader.  Exhibit A: Kim:  Think of two dolphins – one jumping through your belly and out your mouth.  And one jumping into your mouth and down your throat.   … Continue reading

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KSVS Summer Intensive Blog: #3

SINGING IS OPEN  Here is a recap of the take aways from my first few lessons: Open my chest. Open my lower back. OPEN MY MOUTH!!!! Singing is expression.  It’s more effective when that expression comes from openness.  As performers, … Continue reading

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KSVS Summer Intensive Blog: #2

SLOW START I was so excited about taking the Kim Stern Summer Intensive and packing a year’s worth of voice lessons into one summer!  “Imagine the progress I’ll make.”  “My voice will be in the best shape of it’s life.”  … Continue reading

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KSVS Summer Intensive Blog: #1 – Let’s Start at The Very Beginning

I’m so excited !  One of my students is vlogging/blogging her experience of the KSVS Summer intensive. Follow Kimberly as she works to strengthen and discover her voice .  Here’s the first video installment: Let’s Start At The Very Beginning … Continue reading

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Good Morning America Segment

Good Morning America’s Rock Star Challenge had the hosts of GMA getting ready for their Broadway Debut on the stage of Rock of Ages in front of a Live Broadway Audience. It was QUITE a Challenge. Watch Kim coach Good … Continue reading

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