Newsletter 3 – How Do They Do It?

Have you ever wondered why some singers have such a well-defined “point” to their voice?

It’s because they employ their MASK.

Close your mouth and hum a bit.  Feel that buzzing in your face?

The part of your face that’s buzzing is called your MASK.

Make sure that every sound you make resonates in the MASK.

Listen to this guy for an amazing example.

>>  Amazing example of Mask <<

Do you hear how the sound is in the MASK yet doesn’t sound “nosey”?

Also notice . . . his larynx is down!

Try it and let me know how it feels!



Vic Dorfman


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