Vocal Workouts #1: SINGING SIMPLIFIED
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Vocal Workouts #1: SINGING SIMPLIFIED

10, 30-minute vocal exercise sessions to help you get better, faster! (100 singing lessons)
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Created by Steve Glazer
Last updated 4/2019
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This course includes
  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • 2 articles
  • 34 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • VOCAL WORKOUTS #1 gets you practicing what you're learning in Singing Simplified #1. Practice correctly and more consistently with me as your guide.
  • 10, 30-minute Vocal Workouts to help you improve ALL aspects of your voice!l
  • Complete demonstrations for every single exercise in the course
  • Many more vocal tips and insights!
  • Vocal Warmups, Singing Exercises, and Warm-downs
Requirements
  • You do NOT have to be born with natural singing talent!
  • It's best if you've started Singing Simplified #1, but not necessary if you have some basic singing experience.
  • All you need is your voice, a place to practice, and a love for music!
Description

VOCAL WORKOUTS #1 gets you practicing what you're learning in Singing Simplified #1!  You need to exercise your voice to reach your vocal goals, and that's what Vocal Workouts #1 is all about!

I'll be your personal singing trainer through these vocal workout sessions, helping you to improve your technique, strengthen your voice, and increase your vocal range even more quickly than you thought possible!

Included in the course:

  • TEN, fun and challenging 30-minute Vocal Workouts for you to choose from - simple enough for Beginner to Intermediate students

  • Each Workout includes vocal warmups, 10-12 vocal exercises, a warm down, and a lot more helpful tips along the way.

  • EVERY EXERCISE IS DEMONSTRATED FOR YOU, IN FULL. I walk you through each one, step by step!

  • I answer the most popular questions about breathing for singing, vocal support, and how to get the best natural vocal tone.

  • The Workouts are great for intermediate to advanced students as well!


Simply choose a Vocal Workout each day and we'll go through it together!  I hope to see you in class!

Steve Glazer

Who this course is for:
  • Beginner to Intermediate level singers, but the exercises are great for singers of all levels.
Course content
Expand all 102 lectures 04:02:40
+ Introduction
3 lectures 09:22

Welcome to the workouts! 

**DOWNLOAD THE "VOCAL WORKOUTS" PDF**


Preview 02:06

Here are 7 great tips that will help you immensely in your Vocal Workouts!

**DOWNLOAD THE "TIPS FOR YOUR VOCAL WORKOUTS" PDF **




Seven Great Vocal Workout Tips
06:47

Here are all of the Vocal Scales you'll be using for your Vocal Workouts. Download them somewhere you can access them easily!

Download Your Vocal Scales! (mp3's)
00:29
+ Breathing, Support, and Vocal Tone
2 lectures 13:50

In this lesson I'll answer the most popular questions I've been asked about breathing for singing, AND how the lower abdominal support works.


Breathing and Lower Abdominal Support
06:37

Let's talk about specific things you can do to get the fullest and most natural vocal tone out of your voice!


Getting The Best Vocal Tone
07:13
+ Workout #1
9 lectures 21:19

Thing To Think About:  Stay on the “buzz.”


  • Shoulder rolls (5x each direction)

  • Neck Rolls (3x each direction)

  • The “Snake” Exercise (2x)

  • Falls: Lip rolls/Tongue trills (3 Chest, 3 Falsetto)

  • Buzzy Hums (Falls) (5x)

  • Fake Yawns (5x)

Your Warmup
05:25
  • Say “Hey” at a few different pitches (5x)

  • Fall “Hey” (3x) then Siren “Hey” (3x)

  • 30-Second Break

  • Say “Ha” at a few different pitches (5x)

  • Fall “Ha” (3x) then Siren “Ha” (3x)

  • 30-Second Break

  • Say “Hey-Ah” at a few different pitches (5x)

  • Fall “Hey-Ah” (3x) then Siren “Hey-Ah” (3x)

  • 30-Second Break

"Say", "Fall" and "Siren" (Hey, Ha, & Hey-Ah)
03:25
  • Sing “Hey” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Preview 01:49
  • Sing “Hey” (13531’s @ 70 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Hey” (13531’s)
01:18
  • Sing “Ha” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

Sing “Ha” (12321’s)
01:44
  • Sing “Ha” (13531’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Ha” (13531’s)
01:20
  • Sing “Hey-Ah” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

Sing “Hey-Ah” (12321’s)
01:48
  • Sing “Hey-Ah” (13531’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Hey-Ah” (13531’s)
02:39
  • Descending Lip rolls/Tongue trills (5x)

  • Buzzy hums (Falls) (5x)

Your Warm-down
01:51
+ Workout #2
9 lectures 17:16

Thing To Think About:  Add some (fake) emotion


  • Shoulder rolls (5x each direction) then Neck Rolls (3x each direction)

  • Fake yawn falls / Jaw Massage (3x)

  • Siren Lip rolls/Tongue trills (3 Chest, 3 Falsetto of each)

  • Buzzy Hums (Falls) (5x)  (Airplane Sounds)

  • Blow up a balloon (3x)

Your Warmup
03:35
  • Say “Hey” at a few different pitches (5x)

  • Fall “Hey” (3x) then Siren “Hey” (3x)

  • 30-Second Break

  • Say “Ma” at a few different pitches (5x)

  • Fall “Ma” (3x) then Siren “Ma” (3x)

  • 30-Second Break

  • Say “La” at a few different pitches (5x)

  • Fall “La” (3x) then Siren “La” (3x)

  • 30-Second Break

"Say", "Fall" and "Siren" (Hey, Ma, and La)
02:27
  • Sing “Ma” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Ma” (12321’s)
01:26
  • Sing “Ma” (13531’s @ 70 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Ma” (13531’s)
01:32
  • Sing “La” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

Sing “La” (12321’s)
01:35
  • Sing “La” (13531’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “La” (13531’s)
01:26
  • Sing “Hey-Ahh” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

Sing “Hey-Ah” (12321’s)
01:39
  • Sing “Hey-Ahh” (13531’s @ 50 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Hey-Ah” (13531’s)
02:12
  • Descending Lip rolls/Tongue trills (5x)

  • Buzzy hums (Falls) (5x)

Your Warm-down
01:24
+ Workout #3
9 lectures 17:19

Thing To Think About:  Your “projector screen”


  • Shoulder shrugs (5x) then Neck Rolls (3x each direction)

  • Fake yawns / Jaw Massage (3x)

  • Siren Lip rolls/Tongue trills (3 Chest, 3 Falsetto)

  • Buzzy Hums (Falls) (5x)  (Airplane Sounds)

  • Say the Alphabet without blowing out the “candle” (2x)

Your Warmup
03:50
  • Say “La” at a few different pitches (5x)

  • Fall “La” (3x) then Siren “La” (3x)

  • 30-Second Break

  • Say “Hey-Ah” at a few different pitches (5x)

  • Fall “Hey-Ah” (3x) then Siren “Hey-Ah” (3x)

  • 30-Second Break

  • Say “Yo” at a few different pitches (5x)

  • Fall “Yo” (3x) then Siren “Yo” (3x)

  • 30-Second Break

"Say", "Fall" and "Siren" (La, Hey-Ah, and Yo)
02:39
  • Sing “La” (12321’s @ 50 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “La” (12321’s)
01:57
  • Sing “La” (13531’s @ 50 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Preview 01:47
  • Sing “Mmmmm...Ah” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)


Sing "Mmmm...Ah" (12321's)
01:23
  • Sing “Hey-Ah” (13531’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Hey-Ah” (13531’s)
01:33
  • Sing “Yo” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

Sing “Yo” (12321’s)
01:47
  • Sing “Yo” (13531’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Yo” (13531’s)
01:38
  • Descending Lip rolls/Tongue trills (5x)

  • Buzzy hums (Falls) (5x)

Your Warm-down
00:45
+ Workout #4
10 lectures 21:46

Thing To Think About:  Your head is like an “eggshell.”


  • Shoulder Shrugs (5x) then Neck Rolls (3x each direction)

  • Fake yawns / Jaw Massage (3x)

  • Siren Lip rolls/Tongue trills (3 Chest, 3 Falsetto)

  • Say the Alphabet pretending to hold back smoke (2x)

  • “Nng-ahh” (5x)

Your Warmup
05:35
  • Say “Ma” at a few different pitches (5x)

  • Fall “Ma” (3x) then Siren “Ma” (3x)

  • 30-Second Break

"Say", "Fall" and "Siren" (Ma)
01:07
  • Sing Lip Rolls - Falsetto (12321’s @ 70 BPM)

Sing Lip Rolls (Falsetto)
01:29
  • Sing Lip Rolls - Chest (12321’s @ 50 BPM)

  • 30-Second Break

Sing Lip Rolls (Chest)
01:26
  • Sing “Hey” (Scooped 5th’s) (1x)

  • Sing  “Yo” (Scooped 5th’s) (1x)

  • 30-Second Break

Sing “Hey” and "Yo" (Scooped 5th's)
02:49
  • Sing “Mmmmm… Ah” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Mmmmm… Ah” (12321's)
01:34
  • Sing “La” (13531’s @ 70 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “La” (13531’s)
01:02
  • Sing “Hey-Ah” (12321’s @ 50 BPM)  (1x)

  • Sing “Hey-Ah” (13531’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Hey-Ah” (12321’s and 13531's)
02:59
  • Sing “Hey” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • Sing “Hey” (13531’s @ 90 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Hey” (12321's and 13531's)
02:29
  • Descending Lip rolls/Tongue trills (5x)

  • Buzzy hums (Falls) (5x)

Your Warm-down
01:16
+ Workout #5
9 lectures 24:12

Thing To Think About:  Imagine you’re “holding back the smoke.”


  • Shoulder shrugs (5x) then Neck Rolls (3x each direction)

  • Fake yawns / Jaw Massage (3x)

  • Siren Lip rolls/Tongue trills (3 Chest, 3 Falsetto)

  • Buzzy Hums (Sirens) (5x)  (Airplane Sounds)

  • Falsetto “Woo’s” (5x)

  • The “Snake” exercise (2x)

  • “Aww Man” (5x)

Your Warmup
05:21
  • Say “Nng-Ah” at a few different pitches (5x)

  • Fall “Nng-Ah” (3x) then Siren “Nng-Ah” (3x)

  • 30-Second Break

"Say", "Fall" and "Siren" (Nng-Ah)
01:40
  • Sing Lip Rolls Falsetto (12321’s @ 70 BPM)

  • Sing Lip Rolls Chest (12321’s @ 50 BPM)

  • 30-Second Break

Sing Lip Rolls - Falsetto and Chest
02:10
  • Sing “Ma” (Scooped 4th’s) (1x)

  • Sing “Yo” (Scooped 4th’s) (1x)

  • 30-Second Break

Sing “Ma” and “Yo” (Scooped 4th's)
03:21
  • Sing “Ga, Ga” (12321’s @ 50 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Ga, Ga” (12321's)
01:59
  • Sing “La” (13531’s @ 50 BPM) - (2x: 1 Falsetto, 1 Chest)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “La” (13531’s)
03:29
  • Sing “Ha” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • Sing “Ha” (13531’s @ 90 BPM)  (1x)


  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Ha” (12321's and 13531's)
02:56
  • Sing “Hey” (12321’s @ 90 BPM)  (1x)

  • Sing “Hey” (13531’s @ 90 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Hey” (12321's and 13531's)
02:11
  • Descending Lip rolls/Tongue trills (5x)

  • Buzzy hums (Falls) (5x)

Your Warm-down
01:05
+ Workout #6
9 lectures 25:21

Thing To Think About:  Imagine there’s a little ball in the back of your throat


  • Shoulder Rolls (5x each direction) then Neck Rolls (3x each direction)

  • Big Face/Little Face / Jaw Massage (3x)

  • Siren Lip rolls/Tongue trills (3 Chest, 3 Falsetto)

  • Buzzy Hums (Sirens) (5x)  (Airplane Sounds)

  • Blow up a balloon (5x)

  • “Aww Man” (5x)

Your Warmup
05:02
  • Sing Lip Rolls Falsetto (13531’s @ 90 BPM)

  • Sing Lip Rolls Chest (13531’s @ 70 BPM)

  • 30-Second Break

Sing Lip Rolls - Falsetto and Chest
01:54
  • Sing “Hey” (123454321’s @ 70 BPM) (1x)

  • Sing “Hey” (123454321’s @ 50 BPM) (1x)  

  • 30-Second Break

Sing “Hey” (123454321's)
03:47
  • Sing “Ma” (Scooped 5th’s) (1x)

  • Sing “La” (Scooped 5th’s) (1x)

  • 30-Second Break

Sing "Ma" & “La” (Scooped 5th's)
04:03
  • Sing “Ba, Ba” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Preview 01:48
  • Sing “La” (13531’s @ 70 BPM) - (2x: 1 Falsetto, 1 Chest)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “La” (13531’s)
01:46
  • Sing “Ga, Ga” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • Sing “Ga, Ga” (13531’s @ 90 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Ga, Ga” (12321's and 13531's)
02:34
  • Sing “Hey” (123454321_Minor @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • Sing “Hey-Ah” (123454321_Minor @ 90 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Hey” and “Hey-Ah” (123454321_Minor)
03:13
  • Descending Lip rolls/Tongue trills (5x)

  • Buzzy hums (Falls) (5x)

Your Warm-down
01:14
+ Workout #7
9 lectures 22:45

Thing To Think About:  You’re floating on air (like Bruce Lee)


  • Shoulder Shrugs (5x) then Neck Rolls (3x each direction)

  • Big Face/Little Face / Jaw Massage (3x)

  • Siren Lip rolls/Tongue trills (3 Chest, 3 Falsetto)

  • Buzzy Hums (Falls) (5x)  (Airplane Sounds)

  • Falsetto “Woo’s” (5x)

  • The “Snake” Exercise (2x)

Your Warmup
03:37
  • Sing Lip Rolls Falsetto (12321’s @ 70 BPM)

  • Sing Lip Rolls Chest (13531’s @ 50 BPM)

  • 30-Second Break

Sing Lip Rolls - Falsetto and Chest
02:05
  • Sing “Yo” (123454321’s @ 70 BPM) (1x)

  • Sing “Yo” (123454321’s @ 50 BPM) (1x)  

  • 30-Second Break

Sing “Yo” (123454321’s)
03:50
  • Sing “Hey” (Scooped 5th's) (1x)

  • Sing “Hey” (Scooped Octaves) (1x)

  • 30-Second Break

Sing “Hey” (Scooped 5th's and Octaves)
02:45
  • Sing “La” (123454321’s @ 90 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “La” (123454321’s)
01:20
  • Sing “La” (1358531’s @ 50 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “La” (1358531’s)
02:06
  • Sing “Yeah” (12321’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • Sing “Yeah” (13531’s @ 90 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Yeah” (12321’s and 13531’s)
02:47
  • Sing “Hey” (1358531_Minor @ 50 BPM)  (1x)

  • Sing “Hey-Ah” (1358531_Minor @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Hey” and “Hey-Ah” (1358531_Minor)
03:03
  • Descending Lip rolls/Tongue trills (5x)

  • Buzzy hums (Falls) (5x)

Your Warm-down
01:12
+ Workout #8
9 lectures 26:06

Thing To Think About:  Sing on a “straight line.”


  • Shoulder Shrugs (5x) then Neck Rolls (3x each direction)

  • Big Face/Little Face / Jaw Massage (3x)

  • Falls with word of your choice (Hey, La, Yo…) (5x)

  • Buzzy Hums (Sirens) (5x)  (Airplane Sounds)

  • “Aww man” (5x)

  • Blow up a balloon (5x)

Your Warmup
04:16
  • Sing Lip Rolls Falsetto (12321’s @ 70 BPM)

  • Sing Lip Rolls Chest (13531’s @ 50 BPM)

  • 30-Second Break

Sing Lip Rolls - Falsetto and Chest
02:28
  • Sing “Hey” (8531’s @ 60 BPM) (1x)

  • Sing “La” (8531’s @ 50 BPM) (1x)  

  • 30-Second Break

Sing “Hey” and "La" (8531’s)
02:35
  • Sing “Hey” (Scooped 5th’s) (1x)

  • Sing “Yeah” (Scooped 5th’s) (1x)

  • 30-Second Break

Sing “Hey and Yeah” (Scooped 5th’s)
03:55
  • Sing “Ma” (1358531’s @ 70 BPM)  (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Ma” (1358531’s)
01:32
  • Sing “Yo” (1358531’s @ 50 BPM) - Falsetto (2x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Yo” (1358531’s) - Falsetto
01:39
  • Sing “Yeah” (123454321’s @ 70 BPM)  (1x)

  • Sing “Yeah” (123454321’s @ 90 BPM)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Yeah” (123454321’s)
03:30
  • Sing “Hey” (1358531_Hold Out 8)  (1x)

  • Sing “Hey-Ah” (1358531_Hold Out 8)  (1x)

  • 60-Second Break

Sing “Hey” and “Hey-Ah” (1358531_Hold Out 8)
04:26
  • Descending Lip rolls/Tongue trills (5x)

  • Buzzy hums (Falls) (5x)

Your Warm-down
01:45