Mylena Vocal Coach is in the April issue of Vogue with an interesting interview explaining how to make your voice charming. In fact, singing is much closer to the word charm, or enchant, than intonating.
Too often we focus on the technical part of singing and leave out the more vital part, the emotions. In fact, the technical part can be learned, more or less, even from the least prepared teacher, while the interpretation is often left to chance.
How many times have you heard someone say “You sound like the original”, “You sing exactly like her”. This cannot be a praise for someone who feels like a singer inside, but only for someone who wants to be an imitator.
Go read the interview with Mylena Vocal Coach in April’s Vogue!