Vocal Coach In Residence October: Jenn Bostic

Vocal Coach In Residence October: Jenn Bostic

Kicking off my recent UK tour with a sold out show in London. (Source: Andy Teo of Photocillin Photography)

Jenn Bostic had a number 1 record in the UK iTunes singer / songwriter charts and has received 5 ICMA Awards, including Best Songwriter and Best Female Artist.

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Here’s a live shot from my full band show in Lewisville, NC this
summer. (Source: Jane Hopkins Fleming)

We’ve given Jenn a sentence or less to give us her Top Tips!

Best Tip You’ve Heard on Performing?
Your performance should always be about the audience.

Promoting Your Music Tip?
Stay humble.

Relating to Fans Tip?
Every message of encouragement deserves a response.

Relating to Fans on Facebook / Twitter Tip?
Don’t be afraid to be vulnerable.

Venue Tip?
Make an effort to remember the sound engineer’s name and thank him or her during your set.

It's always an honor to perform at the Grand Ole Opry. (Source: Ben Miller)

It’s always an honor to perform at the Grand Ole Opry. (Source: Ben Miller)

Vocal Warm Up Tip?
Warm ups don’t have to sound pretty.

Getting into Performance Mode Tip?
Visualize a successful performance in silence before taking the stage.

Rescuing Yourself After a Mistake Tip?
You’re human, laugh at mistakes and use them as fuel to get better.

Response to A Negative Comment Tip?
Ignore it and move on.

Relax and Chill Out Tip?
Celebrate the wins.

Loved this full band show in my homestate of Minnesota this summer. Visual artist Peter Baehr added so much to the show by painting that night. (Source: Nate Cannon)

Loved this full band show in my homestate of Minnesota this summer. Visual artist Peter Baehr added so much to the show by painting that night. (Source: Nate Cannon)

Keeping Spirits Up Tip?
Prayer and meditation.

Family and Friends Tip?
Let them help you.

Working with New Instrumentalists Tip?
Be an encourager.

Staying Interested in Daily Practice Tip?
Challenge yourself.

Best Tip You’ve Received on Singing?
Never, never, never give up.

Jenn Bostic is our Vocal Coach in Residence for October – sign up now to receive her weekly insights through our Peer-Review email.


Jenn Bostic Bio

Jenn Bostic is a singer songwriter who’s hit song “Jealous of the Angels” is making an impact worldwide. She won five Independent Country Music Association Awards, including Overall Winner, Best Female Country Artist, Best Musician, Best Songwriter and Country Music Song of the Year. Jenn’s new album “Faithful” is now available worldwide on iTunes and Amazon.

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