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"Just had a trial lesson with a prospective voice teacher for next year. He said I've been trained very well, so kudos to my teacher at home. Thanks for all you've done for me, Heidi."
"During my first two months, Heidi has shown me how my body creates tension and how it impacts the sound of my voice. I've also learned a lot about where to pace the sound when I'm singing - and both have made a great impact on how well I perform."
No one can tell me there’s no future in the Arts or music is a waste of time or it’s too risky of a career path, etc… countless composers throughout history, writers -all the way back to when papyrus was first created, the last three centuries of inventors and dreamers, and then, of course, many […]
So, you want to start voice lessons? THAT’S FANTASTIC!!!! Here’s what to expect in your first lesson at Heidi Riggs’ Vocal Studio: You’ll receive a confirmation text the Sunday before your lesson reminding you of your day/time, sharing the studio address, and to arrive no more than a few minutes ahead of your lesson time. […]
Common concerns among beginning singers relate to their vibrato, the lack of vibrato, too fast or too slow of a vibrato, inconsistent vibrato, faux vibrato originating in the forcible shaking of the diaphragm or shaking of the jaw, etc…. Typically, I quote Maria Callas, “Vibrato is the gift of good technique.”. I realize this isn’t […]