All Things Vocal Podcast

Professional vocal coach Judy Rodman shares tips and techniques for singing and speaking on stage and in the recording studio. For singers, speakers, vocal coaches and studio producers

How Singing Is Like Kefir

July 26th, 2015
This is the audio version of the blogpost at 

Kefir is an incredibly nutritious probiotic drink, with origins in antiquity. I've just gotten into making both the water and milk kefir and find many similarities between singing and kefir! Listen to this podcast to explores these similarities.

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Here is a link to my slideshow of my kefir-making activities:  https://picasaweb.google.com/104316444961815474808/MakingWaterAndMilkKefir#slideshow/6168827067039424946 
Also, here's a good source for all things kefir. I personally enjoyed the video 'Donna's Story': http://www.culturedfoodlife.com/video-how-to-make-kefir/ 
Your comments and suggestions are most welcome!

Mechanical Licenses For Recording Projects: What, When, How

July 16th, 2015

If you are doing a recording project of music that you intend to sell, you need to know about mechanical licenses. Of course, if you're a songwriter or publisher, and want to get paid properly for your intellectual property, you need to understand mechanicals, too! Listen to this podcast to get the scoop.


For more information on my training, production, products and services for the voice, please go to www.JudyRodman.com 

Top Ten Terrible Vocal Training Tips

July 9th, 2015

In honor of David Letterman's last year on television, I thought I'd do my own Top Ten List. These terrible ideas about the voice are things I've personally heard said by singers, music professionals or others who don't know better! Ready? Listen up...

For more information on my training, production, products and services for the voice, please go to www.JudyRodman.com 

Repeating Lyrics: How to Turn Boring Into Mesmerizing

July 3rd, 2015

This is the audio version of the corresponding blogpost at "All Things Vocal" blog