Tona de Brett is an internationally renowned singing teacher and presents her teaching material in this fantastic book, which she has worked through with stars of rock, jazz and musicals who seek help with their voices.
Tona de Brett deals with the various aspects of voice-production through a wealth of exercises and examples. These exercises – which include warming up, breathing technique, intonation, interpretation and articulation - are notated in full with chord symbols and may also be sung with live instrumental accompaniment. All the vocal exercises are provided on an accompanying CD so you can sing along with Tona de Brett.
The Studio Work section has been written by by Tom West and will help singers prepare for the recording studio.
Former pupils of Tona de Brett include: Adam Ant; Matt Bianco; Tears for Fears; Thompson Twins; Brett Anderson (Suede); Vince Clark (Depeche Mode); Paul Hardcastle; Tanita Tikaram; Linda McCartney; Bananarama; Skin (Skunk Anansie); Rick Astley; Andy Summers (Police); Johnny Rotten (Sex Pistols); and Seal.