A Rising Tide lifts all boats

I have heard this many times and I found it hard to believe till my 11 year old son taught me how it works in reality.  The quote was popularised by John F Kennedy and it means that when the economy is performing well everyone does better.  The idea that someone doing badly is not necessary for others to do well. That success is not a limited resource.  Until yesterday…

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Up to date Biog – and a couple of amazing references

When I joined Vocology in Practice I wrote a formal biog and asked my lovely colleagues for references. They look dead fancy so I’m sharing them here. Rebecca Schwarz Biography – September 2020 Rebecca has been teaching for 15 years and is most excited by working with professional performers who want to explore new styles and care for their voices better, and terrified new to singing singers.  Rebecca uses a…

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The Bigger Jigsaw

I don’t believe in gurus and disciples.  I believe that we are all teachers and we are all students and life is a two way street, between being the teacher and being the student.   I also don’t believe that children know less than kids.  Some of them do but I’ve met some very wise teenagers and children.  I have been working with a really interesting singer and I love…

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