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The Tomatis Method For Singers & Musicians

The-Tomatis-Method-For-Singers-and-Musicians-       Offered for educational purposes. The Tomatis Method For Singers and Musicians The Listening Centre, 94 Harbord St., Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 1G6 E-mail: info@listeningcentre.com; web: listeningcentre.com An Excerpt from “About the Tomatis Method”, 1987 by Paul Madaule About The Tomatis Method Edited by Timothy M. Gilmour, Ph.D., Paul Madaule, L.Ps., Billie […]

Dr. Alfred Tomatis’ work with singers & actors

“To Turn Singing on Its Ear: The Singer’s Voice and the Tomatis Listening Curve” “In addition to treating disorders (pathogenic conditions), the Tomatis method has been used to improve and sharpen potential (fortigenic). This notably has been the case with actors and musicians…” read more   John-Bede Pauley Publisher:  tomatisassociation.org Publication Date:  2008

A review of the book, “The Anatomy of Voice”

Anatomy of Voice How to enhance and project your best voice by Calais-Germain and Germain   A review by David Delaney, MA, CAR, LPC- Certified Advanced Rolfer® Singing Voice Trainer & Therapist 4.13.18   This book is a gold mine for an experienced singer but more especially for those who teach voice and quite comprehensive […]

Breathing technique contradictions among singing teachers

I recently read a research paper on breathing technique related to singing. Here is an interesting comment from a singing student on  his experience of working with various teachers of singing: “One teacher will tell you that… you must protrude your abdomen so that your diaphragm has room to operate. The next will contradict this… […]

Singing with true sentiment

“There is no medium for expressing human sentiments or feelings so high, so strong & so effective as to bear comparison with the human voice”. Dr. P. Mario Marafioti     But learning to use your full vocal expression system to its full potential, the way that Nature designed, it is not as easy as watching […]