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Voice Clinics in UK

Voice Clinics in UK   Quick guide and information booklet provided by The British Voice Association. Below you will find a list of National Health Service voice clinics for your information and to enable you to locate a clinic close to your home. Many clinics are able to take referrals for patients who do not […]

Voice Problems

Voice Problems. At What Point To You Need To Rest Your Voice   Has your voice become hoarse or raspy? Have you lost your ability to hit some high notes when singing? Does your voice suddenly sound deeper? Does your throat often feel raw, achy, or strained? Has it become an effort to talk? Do […]

Singing with a cold or sore throat free help and advice

Singing with a cold or sore throat  – free help and advice is here We often get asked, should I sing with a cold or sore throat (or perhaps both!). The answer is simply NO – It’s not a good idea. You may not be happy with this answer, the reasons for which I will […]

Sore Throat Relief for Singers and Vocalists

Sore Throat Relief for Singers and Vocalists (in fact anyone who is serious about keeping a healthy voice) This guide is written primarily for the singer, but is useful to everyone who needs sore throat relief or suffers from a hoarse voice. Our vocal cords are delicate membranes surrounded by muscle. These membranes need to […]

Avoiding A Sore Throat

Avoiding a Sore Throat The human voice is a precious, delicate mechanism. Used properly, it rarely goes wrong. The harsh environments and air-conditioned atmospheres of modern living can often cause hoarseness, unreliability and even complete failure. If you are a singer or actor – amateur or professional, solo or choral – voice problems and sore […]

Guide to Vocal Health

Guide To Vocal Health This guide has been written for the complete beginner and the more experienced singer, and is in answer to the countless times singers have come to me because they have a problem with their voice. The vocal cords (also known as vocal folds) are two bands of elastic muscle tissue. They […]