Course curriculum

  • 1

    #1: The Hidden Enemies of Vocal Gravitas

    • Introduction to Lesson 1: The Hidden Enemies of Vocal Gravitas

    • Establishing Your Foundations

    • The 8-Part Full-Body Posture Checklist

    • Saying Goodbye to Stress, Strain and Tension

    • Recap and Considerations

  • 2

    #2: The Power of Your Breath

    • Introduction to Lesson 2: The Power of Your Breath

    • Exercise: Self-Awareness and Your Breath

    • Breath is the Premium Fuel for Voice

    • Your Breath and "Fight or Flight"

    • Recap and Considerations

  • 3

    #3: Volume and Power: Does My Voice Sound Big In This?

    • Introduction to Lesson 3: Volume and Power

    • A Trip Down Memory Lane

    • Three Exercises to Build Vocal Support

    • The Candle in the Wind

    • How to Build Volume

    • Be Mindful of Volume and Proximity

    • Speaking from a Place of Intention and Readiness

    • Using Volume Strategically

    • Recap and Considerations

  • 4

    #4: How to Make Every Word Sing

    • Introduction to Lesson 4: How to Make Every Word Sing

    • Speaking From A Place of Intention & Readiness

    • Understanding Emotional Connection To Your Words

    • The Art of Vocal Contrast

    • Pitch - Making Words Sing

    • Three Steps to Making Your Voice an Instrument

    • Pitch and Emotional Connection

    • Using Volume Strategically

    • The Art of Pacing

    • The Secret Art of the Dramatic Pause

    • Recap and Considerations

  • 5

    #5: The Art of Silence

    • Introduction to Lesson 5: The Art of Silence

    • Starting With The Honesty in A Silent Pause

    • A Common Misconception about Pausing

    • The Art of the Dramatic Pause

    • Recap and Considerations

  • 6

    #6: Overcome Nerves and Harnessing Your Voice

    • Introduction to Lesson 6: Harnessing Your Voice in Your Nervous Arena

    • The First Reframe: Thinking About Your Relationship With Nerves

    • The Second Reframe: Nerves Are Key to a Great Performance

    • How to Rehearse for Success

    • It's All In The Preparation

    • Breath Control

    • Getting Voice Ready - Why a Vocal Warm-up is So Important

    • Overcoming the Brain Freeze Moment

    • Recap and Considerations

  • 7

    #7: Speaking with Clarity: The Beauty in Precision

    • Introduction to Module #7: Why speaking with Clarity and Precision is So Important

    • Common Habits and Mistakes to Avoid

    • An Introduction to Articulators

    • Hard Working Articulator, #1: The Tongue

    • Hard Working Articulator, #2: The Lips

    • Hard Working Articulator, #3: The Jaw

    • Five-minute Clarity and Precision Workout

    • Recap and Considerations

  • 8

    #8: The Hidden mystery of Emotion v Power In Our Words

    • Introduction to Lesson 8: A Vocal Balancing Act

    • The Hidden Secret of Vowels

    • Consonants Time

    • Recap and Considerations

  • 9

    #9: Owning Your Room

    • Introduction

    • The First Step to Owning Your Space

    • The Second Step to Owning Your Space

    • The Third Step to Owning Your Space

    • Recap and Considerations

  • 10

    #10: Vocal Gravitas in a Virtual World

    • Introduction

    • Your Posture Matters

    • Vocal Delivery - Variety is the Spice of Life!

    • Be Mindful of Your Pace and Pause

    • Speaking with Clarity

    • Commitment to your message

    • Warming Up Your Voice For Virtual Success

    • Your New 6-Minute Virtual Ritual