Singing Guide: Sharny Russell

Vocal technique, exercises, tips and relevant resources

Are you a beginner or advanced singer?

Sharny Russell has been a dominant force in the world of vocal performance, both as an artist and as a teacher. Her unique vocal style is characterized by soulful delivery, controlled vibrato, and a wide range. If you're looking to learn how to sing like Sharny Russell, you'll need to focus on a few key areas.

  • First, work on your breathing technique. Sharny Russell's powerful voice is fueled by deep, diaphragmatic breaths. Singing Carrots’ Breathing basics and Breath Support articles can help you refine your breathing technique. If you need a warm-up exercise, try the Farinelli Breathing exercise.
  • Next, focus on your pitch accuracy. Sharny Russell's vocal range is impressive, which is partly due to her exceptional pitch control. Singing Carrots’ Pitch Accuracy test and Pitch Training exercise can help you work on your pitch accuracy and range.
  • Sharny Russell's voice is characterized by a unique vocal style. Work on Twang, Growling, and Vibrato by watching the demonstration videos. Incorporate these techniques into your own warm-up and practice routines.
  • Finally, focus on your vocal delivery. Sharny Russell's performances are characterized by her deep emotional connection to her songs. Singing Carrots’ How to learn a song effectively, Performing on Stage, and Singing with Intuition, Skills, Emotion, and Thinking articles can help you connect better with your chosen songs on an emotional level. The Relaxing Breath exercise is recommended too.

To study Russell's style in depth, listen to some of her signature songs, such as "Toe to Toe," "I'll Take You with Me," and "Life Story." These songs showcase her vocal range, style, and technique in a unique way.

By working on your breathing, pitch accuracy, vocal delivery, and studying Russell's songs and style, you'll be on your way to singing like Sharny Russell. Use Singing Carrots’ resources to develop and enhance your vocal abilities, and you'll be sure to make progress.

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