The Technical Commands

Mastering Vocal Production


"YAY! I don't worry if my voice will work tonight!"

Most performers live in constant fear that their voice won't function when they need it.  


Students who have mastered the Technical Commands are able to perform nine times a week without losing their voice and without vocal rest.


Science is our bridge to vocal confidence and endurance.

Master the Commands and you will have:
  • Predictable and consistent high notes. 
  • The ability to project: to belt or have a chest voice. 
  • Head / Legit voice using different resonance / styles.
  • No cracking throughout range.
  • No more tension or hoarseness in the throat.
  • The choice to sing with a nasal or non-nasal sound.
  • Absolute control of air - ability to sustain long phrases.
  • Over two-octave range.
  • Clear Diction.
  • Dynamic and volume control.
  • Ability to have vocal endurance and stamina.
  • No more need for vocal rest.


  The Technical Commands





Posture: Standing up

Inhalation: Into six areas

Exhalation: Step 1: Abdominal muscles

Throat: Entire Circumference

Soft Palate, Uvula, Pharyngeal areas

Tongue: Tip/Front Circumference

Tongue back

Exhaltion Step 2: Lumbar spine, abdominal and pelvic floor muscles down and out.

Jaw Swivel

Singing High Notes:

You will learn the location and function of the Cricothyroid muscle (CT) for the stretching the vocal folds for upper ranges/head voice. 

Singing Low Notes:

You will learn the location and function of the Thyroarytenoid muscle (TA). It must be located and strengthened for the lower/chest/belt ranges.

Formation of Vowels: Formed with the front middle of the tongue

Formation of Consonants: Formed with lips and tip of the tongue




The CT tilt