We can all become better speakers! I spent years as a speech therapist and happy to offer these classes! Private swell classroom code: 00UJ5T0C0O
How do you feel about talking ..about your voice ? What does it feel like to speak? To hear your own voice?
Glottal Fry, what is it? Why are we hearing so much of it and how to get rid of it !
Prosody, or changes in vocal pitch when we speak , is a great add on to a tired or boring voice ! Learn why !
it all goes back to the breath and how a good supportive breath helps slow us down. Also masks muffle us !
Today we consider the use of fillers in conversational speech, slowing down, & preparing for a conversation w/ n
Today - habits like speaking loudly, or too quickly or not taking a breath when needed - where did we learn them?
Opening your mouth more when you speak gives you more resonance in the Oral cavity and can give you more volume !
When you ID a voice you are drawn to , see if you can name what you like about it. Also, what’s up with resonance?
if you find yourself rushing when you speak or swallowing your words at the end of a phrase- try breathing more!
Think of the breath as the gasoline for the voice. Understanding the breath is integral to a strong and supple voice