Throat Coat Tea for Singers

A perfect ingredient for singers, Slippery elm or Ulmus rubra (Latin for “red elm,” so called for its lovely reddish bark) is a beautiful, native North American elm tree. It’s the inner bark of this tree that is actually called “slippery elm” due to its, yes, slippery, smooth, and slimy-in-a-good-way properties. Combined with licorice and marshmallow root, we think the Throat Coat for Singers tea blend is like taking your voice to the spa—because we all need a little comfort sometimes … read more >>

Nasal Guardian Sinus Care

Every day you are exposed to millions of pollutants and irritants at work, home, school, or while traveling, that can affect your wellbeing. Just as you wash your hands daily, thanks to Nasal Guardian™, you can now gently cleanse and moisturize your nasal and respiratory passage. Nasal Guardian contains the original time proven Scandinavian formula from Salomon Propolis®, sourced in Brazil. Bee propolis nasal solutions have been used by generations for the cleansing of nasal and respiratory passages. Nasal Guardian … read more >>

The Female Vocal Tract

The Female Vocal Tract vs Male Vocal Tract

A contribution about the Female Vocal Tract by: Robert Lunte, Founder of The Vocalist Studio As I began working to develop what we refer to as “The Intrinsic Anchoring Set” in TVS pedagogy, something very profound began to be revealed to me. I realized women benefit from intrinsic anchoring, possibly more than men do. The Need For Intrinsic Anchoring Intrinsic Anchoring is so important to producing an amazing vocal tone that I have to emphasize again that both genders must … read more >>

What Is Speech?

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What Is Voice? What Is Speech? What Is Language? The functions, skills, and abilities of voice, speech, and language are related. Some dictionaries and textbooks use the terms almost interchangeably. But for scientists and medical professionals, it is important to distinguish among them. Voice Voice (or vocalization) is the sound produced by humans and other vertebrates using the lungs and the vocal folds in the larynx, or voice box. Voice is not always produced as speech, however. Infants babble and … read more >>

Tips For Singers

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TIPS FOR SINGERS! To learn more about how to warm-up your voice and have fun doing it, check out our instructional section. Can I improve my tone quality? Tone quality improves when the correct musculature is engaged in the singing process. Feel underneath your chin with your forefinger and slide it inwards to the point where your neck meets the muscles under your chin. Now swallow. Notice how your larynx (Adam’s apple) raises up and the muscles under your chin … read more >>

The Best Throat Spray

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Tips and Guidelines for Vocal Health Products By Scott Rabb “What is the best throat spray?” is the most common question I am asked. And I respond with a question, "for what…?" Favorite Products Like any product, everyone has a favorite brand. But also, like any product, if a celeb has a favorite it’s because, luckily, it may be the one product that helped them in a pinch or on the more practical side, the product’s manufacturer sponsors them. Just … read more >>

Thayers Slippery Elm Lozenges soothe a sore throat.

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Thayer’s Slippery Elm Lozenges Gentle all natural oral demulcents* give singers temporary relief from minor discomfort and Thayer’s Slippery Elm Lozenges give soothing protection of irritated areas in sore mouths and throats.  Thayer’s are the best slippery elm lozenges on the market! Now in a 42 count Tin the convenient 4 Flavor Pack is one of our most popular items. Scroll down to see the ingredients.  DIRECTIONS FOR USE : Allow to dissolve slowly in the mouth. Repeat every 2 hours as needed. GENERAL INFORMATION The … read more >>