Here you will find a set of FAQ's that I have compiled as a result of my conversations with people, both in the real and virtual world, about singing and the Bel Canto technique.  From the list below choose one of our FAQs topics, then select an FAQ to read. If you have a question which is not in this section, please contact me.

  • Instruction

    • Why should I study with you over someone else?
    • How do I do vibrato?
    • How do I breathe with my diaphragm?
    • Can I learn to sing on-line or through videos?
    • I'm tone-deaf and have the worst voice in the world.  Is there hope for me?


  • Range and Register

    • Chest vs Head voice, and falsetto.
    • Can I extend my range?  How?
    • What about people who have an 8-octave range?
    • What range do I need?
    • What range am I?

  • Straining

    • How do I avoid straining?
    • How can I tell if I am straining?
    • How do I sing hardcore, scream-o, death metal, etc?


  • Making the best of my voice 

    • Why does my voice "not sound like me" when I hear a recording of it?
    • What factors can negatively affect my voice?
    • How do I make the best of the voice I have?