Ayurveda and Gandharva Veda connect through Your Voice!

Ayurveda and Gandharva Veda. What links the two? Your Voice! The science of life and wellness, and the science of the sounds of Nature. Where do the two meet? Ayurveda and Gandharva Veda meet smack in the middle of your body, breath and total voice! The whole Universe consists of frequencies, sound and light, both.…

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How Playing an Instrument Helps Your Brain

Here’s an interesting article, how playing an instrument can help your brain! If you’ve been following me for a while now, you’re of course aware that I firmly believe you already own the world’s oldest original instrument: Your VOICE! All you need to do now is learn the simple steps to start playing your instrument…

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Your Body: How to Build, Clean, and Play Your “Instrument!”

In my work with healing voice students of all ages, I help many people every day to deal with – mostly – emotional issues. In order to be healthy and happy in our life and relationships, we have to re-build, clean, and play our physical body-instrument, energetically, with our breath and the frequencies of our…

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This is YOUR Life. Your Unique Experience. Your NOW. Seize it.

“I’ve seen women insist on cleaning everything in the house before they could sit down to write… and you know it’s a funny thing about housecleaning… it never comes to an end. Perfect way to stop a woman. A woman must be careful to not allow over-responsibility (or over-respectability) to steal her necessary creative rests,…

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HOW CAN I GET RID OF MY MONOTONE VOICE?

Are you a computer program or a robot? No? Then there is hope! As humans we each have a huge range of notes, usually around 25. And yet, as you’re finding, too, we usually use only a small fraction of that, around 5 notes. We also all have a huge emotional vocabulary of almost infinite…

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Have You Ever Been Told You Can’t Sing?

When I was 18 I auditioned for the Musikhochschule in Munich. I had always liked singing operas, and played piano in concerts starting age 4. As a 4th generation classical musician and singer I wanted to see where this love for music was taking me. I had prepared an aria in my range, somewhat high.…

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Frequently Asked Questions About Sing Yourself Well!

Over the past year, ever since publishing “Sing Yourself Well in 7 Seconds” I’ve been asked a lot of questions. Here are the most frequently asked questions – answered! Hi, I’m Ulrike Selleck, healing voice expert, 4th generation classical singer and author of Sing Yourself Well in 7 Seconds. Welcome to this short intro to…

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USING THE POWER OF YOUR VOICE – ULRIKE SELLECK – VIDEO

This is my talk about “Using the Power of Your Voice” at the Sondheim Theater in Fairfield. Were you ever told: “You can’t sing, you’re off key, you don’t have a pretty voice?” Or: “Shut up. Be quiet. Not so loud. Or sshhhhh?” Most of us use only 20% of our voice and breath as…

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Q&A: “I Have Only Low Notes, And Can’t Sing High. Can I Expand My Range?”

Answer: YES! Case in point: 20 years ago I had no high voice. Zip. Zilch. Nada. I had my speaking chest voice, and a few weak middle head voice notes, separated by a clunker of a break. After that, my voice came to a (literally) screeching halt. When I had a major health crisis, Deepak…

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Is Hitting High Notes With Your Chest Voice Good, Or Can It Damage Your Voice?

Three words: Don’t. Do. It. Here’s the thing: Ask yourself one question: WHY. That’s all. WHY do you want to do that? Or: WHY do you think someone else, or the song wants you to do that? WHY do you feel you need to push your chest voice high in order to HIT (… this…

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