Singing Guide: GTR

Singing Guide: GTR

Vocal technique, exercises, tips and relevant resources

Are you a beginner or advanced singer?

If you aim to develop your singing skills to sing like Glenn Tipton from Judas Priest, there are specific techniques that you should master. Glenn Tipton is known for his unique vocal technique, and his songs would be an ideal starting point for singers aiming to emulate his style. Here are some tips on how to learn singing like Glenn Tipton.

Vocal Technique

Glenn Tipton's unique vocal technique is characterized by his high-pitched screams and falsetto range. To sing like him, you have to master a mixed vocal range, both in your chest voice and head voice. In a mixed voice, the natural break between chest and head voice is reduced, allowing for a more controlled and powerful sound. You could practice exercises such as the "Mixed Voice" and "Voice Break" to develop your mixed voice capabilities.

You also need to develop your breath control to perform the high-pitched screams that Glenn Tipton is known for. This video on "Breath Support" provides tips on how to control your breath and increase your lung capacity, which will be helpful in mastering Glenn Tipton's vocal technique.

Songs to Learn

To develop your singing style, you need to listen to and practice the songs that showcase Glenn Tipton's style.

  1. "Sinner" - This song is an excellent example of Glenn Tipton's high-pitched screams and falsetto range. It is a challenging song, so start by practicing the chorus before moving to the verses.
  2. "The Sentinel" - This song showcases Glenn Tipton's intricate guitar playing and vocal range. The song is an excellent example of how he uses his mixed voice to produce a unique sound.
  3. "Before the Dawn" - This acoustic ballad is an excellent example of Glenn Tipton's softer side. To sing like him, you need to balance your powerful singing with a softer, more melodious tone.

Singing Carrots Resources

Singing Carrots offers many resources that can help you develop your singing skills to emulate Glenn Tipton.

  1. The "Vocal Range Test" can help you identify your vocal range and compare it to famous singers, including Glenn Tipton.
  2. The "Pitch Accuracy Test" will help you assess your pitch accuracy and identify areas for improvement.
  3. The "Pitch Training" exercises will help you warm up your voice and improve your pitch and range.
  4. The "Search Songs" feature will help you find songs that match your vocal range, difficulty, and genre preference.
  5. The "Educational Singing Course" provides lessons on singing theory and practice, including tips on how to develop your mixed voice.

To learn more about how to develop your singing skills, check out articles such as "Contemporary Vocal Techniques," "How to Find Your Own Authentic Voice," and "Voice Registers & Vocal Break."

By using these resources and practicing the songs Glenn Tipton is known for, you can develop your singing skills and work towards emulating his unique style.

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