Barbara McAfee’s book, Full Voice, has been an uplifting, entertaining, and informative resource on more than the act of singing! Thank you, Barbara! To you, me, and everyone else, may we all sing our hearts open!
“I’m the world’s worst singer. Can’t carry a tune in a bucket!”
“I used to sing. Then I stopped. Went to school, got a job, had a family, got busy. I sure miss it.”
“The only reason I go to church, confidentially, is for the singing! Where else do people sing any more?”
As a visible singer in the world, I hear a LOT of stories about singing.
Some are tragic.
Mostly I hear about why people don’t sing.
They’re waiting for a better time, the right teacher, or – heaven forbid – the perfect voice.
Here’s what I have to say about singing.
Want it to sound beautiful every single time you open your mouth?
It won’t happen.
Want to quit your day job, be “discovered,” get a recording contract, make a ton of money?
Don’t hold your breath, Sweetheart.
Music is not a commodity.
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