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Lessons I've learned after 10+ years with chronic pain.

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✨ NEW ✨ Trans Voice Basics mini-course! trans voice trans voice basics mini-course Feb 23, 2022

Surprise! I launched a mini-course!

My Trans Voice Basics workshop on Sunday was so popular that many people were not able to get into the zoom room - I was overwhelmed!!

I decided to turn this workshop into a mini-course! 

This course contains a short 30-minute talk where I walk you through...

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The power of "um" trans voice Feb 23, 2022

Hi trans voice pals!

This week's exercise builds on the post I made last week called The "Key-Oh" Exercise, so if haven't checked that out yet, make sure you go and give it a quick read (or watch! It's there in TikTok form also).

So last week we talked about using words like Key and Oh to create...

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Motivation Monday: Practice Advent Calendar trans voice Feb 21, 2022

Hello Trans Voice Explorers!

Every month, I hold an open live office hour with students in my Trans Vocal Exploration e-course in order to discuss their blocks, give them direct feedback, and listen to their feedback about the course.

Last month, we talked a lot about maintaining a regular voice...

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The "Key-Oh" Exercise trans voice Feb 16, 2022

Hello, trans voice practitioners!

Today I want to share with you one of my favourite trans voice exercises. I use this exercise in just about every workshop that I give because it's one of the most effective.

It's called the Key-Oh Exercise.

This exercise is designed to show you how altering your...

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Register before the clock runs out! teacher training Feb 10, 2022

Registration for the Winter 2022 cohort of my teacher training course, Learn to Teach Trans Voice Alteration in 5 Weeks, closes tonight at midnight!!

I don't know when I'll be running this course again so if you're thinking it might be for you, now is the right time to register.

I was absolutely...

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Interview: Lovely Cup with Olivia Flanigan interviews Feb 08, 2022

Last night I had the privilege and pleasure of being a guest on Olivia Flanigan's interview series, Lovely Cup, which takes place on Instagram live.

Olivia is also a trans voice teacher and a jazz educated singer just like me! We had a great time talking about how I got into teaching trans voice...

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Trans Voice Basics

A mini-course introduction to trans voice alteration. If you're brand new on your trans voice journey, or you just want to dip your toe in, this mini-course is perfect for you!

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