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  1. Why is my voice scratchy right now? 

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    If you have noticed your voice going scratchy this week, it may be due to the Saharan Sandstorm that arrived in the UK. The so called "Calima" can cause dryness of your vocal chords but it also is a pollutant. The very fine grains of sand carried by the wind is inhaled and can cause various health issues. It is also often accompanied by warmer wheather. 

    Having spent a fair amount of time in the Canary Islands over the years where Calimas are pretty common, here are a few tips I have found help protect our singing voices and our general health and avoid those scratchy thoats:

    1) When you're outside

  2. The Power of Music: How Online Lessons Can Benefit Mental Health 

    In today's fast-paced world, stress and anxiety have become prevalent issues that affect our mental well-being. Thankfully, there are various forms of therapy available to help us cope with these challenges. One such therapeutic approach is music. With the advent of online music lessons, this powerful tool has become more accessible than ever before. Let’s explore the benefits of how online lessons can contribute to improved mental well-being.

    1. Music as an Emotional Outlet:

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    Music has the unique ability to

  3. Top 5 Reasons Why Confidence Matters More than Sounding Like a Superstar


    In a world obsessed with perfection and celebrity status, it's easy to get caught up in the pursuit of sounding like a superstar when taking singing lessons. However, the true value lies in the confidence gained through the process. Singing lessons can be transformative, helping individuals discover their unique voice and build self-assurance that extends far beyond the stage. Should you keep spending money even if you don’t feel like you have reached your end goal? Here are our top 5 reasons why