January 5th, 2016 | by VoiceCouncil

Philip Dementiev

Vocal Coach comments from Daniel Zangger Borch

You have a cool voice and your natural tone quality (I call this your “Vocal ID”) is lovely. I suggest you try to sing less “twangy.” Even though this is a part of your natural Vocal ID it is a bit overused, especially on the ’ai’ diphthong. Leave out the twang on a couple of those, then it will have more impact when it´s there.
On a song like this and with your kind of voice I would focus more on standing still to make people focus on your singing – when you move like you do now it takes some focus off the singing, at least for me. Try to stand there, maybe walk a little, slowly, then people will surely pay even more attention to that strong voice of yours.

Why I chose Philip Dementiev as a Finalist

Philip has a great voice and I liked his authentic performance.

Philip Dementiev's bio

I am 16 years old and live in Norway (Oslo). I am very fond of singing (jazz, classic pop/rock, my own songs)and want to become a professional musician. I just love to entertain people who want to be entertatined. All the money I receive for my concerts I am saving to fund my future professional education (Berklee College of Music?).I really hope that this contest will help me to reach a broader international audience.

This singer was a finalist in our competition which ended on June 15th 2016.

The overall winner received:

  • 1000.00 in Prizes (USD or equivalent)
  • Feedback from Celebrity Vocal Coaches
  • Media promotion for You and Your Music

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