We asked our Facebook community to share a lesson you learned the hard way, and explain how it made you a better singer.
From recovering from vocal injury, to picking yourself back up after a band fall-out, these lot have been there, done it, and most importantly, learned from it.
Mechelle Jernigan Herrington kicked off the conversation, telling us how excessive volume caused her serious damage:
Patty A Bell agrees that we must monitor our instrument and our environment:
Suzi Woods is still learning this humbling perspective:
Amy ‘Fortner’ Nelson warns us of teachers who give half-baked solutions:
Mo Soltar also reminds us to be wary of the teacher who doesn’t allow individualism:
Tony Sadler discovered a silver lining with a rogue ex-band member:
Sharon Mari explains how her vocal injury led to a huge development in her knowledge:
Join the conversation on the VoiceCouncil Facebook page.