DO YOU WANT TO BE A SIGNED SINGER? HAVE YOU RECEIVED POSITIVE FEEDBACK ON YOUR SINGING AND NOW YOU WANT TO GO AS FAR AS YOU CAN GO?
I can help you get industry ready.
This course is a bootcamp for vocalists. It includes advanced and challenging vocal technique taught In a safe way, based on my in depth study of vocal pedagogy and anatomy of voice as well as my expertise as an internationally performing singer and recording artist. You will work hard on this course and stretch your vocal abilities using practical, easy to understand exercises. You will also learn the business information you need to build a career as a professional singer.
Do you want to learn the most advanced technicalities of singing? Are you ready to record a demo and get live bookings as well as to find out how to navigate the music industry? Do you want to progress your singing career in an informed, professional way?
Singing has taken me all over the world. I am a professional singer, songwriter and recording artist. I've had the privilege of working with multi platinum artists and producers as well as teaching music at all levels for more than 13 years including teaching singing at the prestigious Queen's University of Belfast. Now I would like to work with you to help you achieve your singing potential.
My Press as a Singer:
'Eve has established herself as an artist of considerable sophistication.'
-The Musician Magazine, UK
'A woman armed with a powerful, beautiful voice"
- YouBloom HeadroomYouBloom, LA
Following on from my Singing for All Abilities: Find Your Unique Voice course (though it is not necessary to take the basic course as we go over the basics at the start of the course, including breathing, projection, anchoring, diction, range exercises, cool downs. pitching, posture and lightening/darkening sound), this course goes into some very advanced vocal techniques such as
- vocal fry
- whistle register
- glottal onsets
- working with studio condenser mics
- movement and vocalisation
- an in depth look at voice qualities (the sounds associated with various genres of music)
- retraction (singing without constriction)
- bridging the break in the passagio (blending chest voice and head voice)
We then move on to look at building your artist persona and your brand by covering
- stagecraft and performance
- creating an artist persona
- recording studio techniques
After that we look at the business side of professional singing:
- recording contracts
- your online presence
- getting live bookings
- getting airplay
- getting press
- sourcing the right musical material
- recording a demo to showcase your work to the industry
At the end of this course, you will be ready to face the music industry.
As well as the 100 + videos of the course, you will get personal, supportive feedback from me on any mp3s or videos of your singing you send me.
I'm really looking forward to being part of your musical journey. Enroll now for the next incredible chapter of your singing career.
Eve Williams is a singer and songwriter from Co. Down in Northern Ireland. Eve’s songs have been played in several countries since 2012, including USA, UK (including BBC airplay), Germany, Ireland and the Philippines. As an artist she has performed at several international festivals including Celtic Connections in Glasgow (broadcast live), YouBloom Dublin and Urbankelt in London. She has completed a successful UK tour in 2016.
Eve holds a Master of Music in Songwriting from Bath Spa University. In 2015 Nashville Songwriters Association International recognised Eve as One to Watch twice (April and June). Her last album, Twenty Miles from Home, was met with critical acclaim in the Irish contemporary folk community . Her new album, released in June 2016, Peregreni has also been well received.
Eve is a member of the prestigious Irish Songwriters Guild and a spokesperson for the National Rheumatoid Arthritis Simple Tasks campaign.
Eve is also a music educator and online coach, running an on site teaching practice with more than 40 students and an online coaching/mentoring service with ore than 50 students. She has taught at Queen's University of Belfast (Russell International Excellence Group), further education colleges, music schools, community groups, music industry education bodies and privately and in doing so has worked with a very large range of groups and individuals.
'A great voice'
-John McGlynn, Anúna
'Eve has established herself as an artist of considerable sophistication, recognised for her powerful toplines and moving lyrics.'
-The Musician Magazine
'Recalling the great lady vocalists of decades past, Eve Williams is a woman armed with a beautiful, powerful voice capable of carrying entire albums with its frank, expressive, engaging timbre. Hypnotic and soulful, we can’t wait to see her live.'
'Beautiful songs from a talented artist'
-Cherrie McIlwaine, BBC Radio Ulster
-'This is quality stuff... a talented artist' Americana UK
'This is excellent folk music and comes highly recommended'
StartIntroduction to the Basics (1:08)
PreviewBreathing: The Foundation of Good Sound (7:37)
StartRange: The Siren (5:00)
PreviewProjection: Twang (5:10)
StartProjection: Arm Anchoring (5:34)
StartRetraction (Avoiding Constriction) (4:31)
StartThe Break in The Passagio (3:07)
StartLightening and Darkening Sound (2:40)
StartVoice Qualities: Speech (3:05)
StartVoice Qualities: Twang (4:00)
StartVoice Qualities: Falsetto (3:47)
StartVoice Qualities: Sob (6:23)
StartComplex Voice Qualities: Opera (3:05)
StartComplex Voice Qualities: Belt (4:54)
PreviewCan you hear the voice qualities? (3:35)
StartVocal Cool Down (1:08)
StartThe Basics: Recap (1:16)