By Claytoven Richardson
Textbook - Choral / Vocal
How do I become a studio singer? What must I do in preparation for that career? What should I know before I go into my first recording session? The Professional Studio Vocalist answers these real-world questions and many more in a direct, easy-to-follow manner. Written by a successful, award-winning singer, and based on the workshop he teaches at San Francisco State University, this book provides valuable information about the issues that come up when trying to make a career out of singing. Topics include recording studio fundamentals, professionalism, union basics, vocal techniques for both lead and background studio singing, finding employment, proper headphone use, how to blend with others, choosing the right microphone, and more.