Craig Lees, British Voice Association president

Meet Craig Lees, the British Voice Association’s new president

The British Voice Association (BVA) is a multi-disciplinary community of singers, singing teachers and healthcare professionals with a united cause: to promote and encourage healthy voice use. As well as sharing the latest in voice research, it provides advice on vocal technique, performance and vocal health and hygiene. Craig Lees, a vocal coach, choir director, […]

Managing your vocal workload

Vocal Workload through Non-Singing Activities Few words bring more dread to the performer than “vocal rest”. When I see a hemorrhage, laryngitis, or other problem and recommend voice rest, it is inevitably followed by questions of, “What counts as voice use”? Whether the singer is simply unsure about the answer or trying to negotiate upcoming […]