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Right now I'm 16 years old and the lowest note I can reach is a very forced B1 (not vocal fry). I have been able to reach down to an A1, but I can almost never reach lower than A#1 at the moment. What can I do to extend my voice to a G1 (not vocal fry), just around 2 notes/5 seminotes lower? Wait to get older? Or are there techniques to master?

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I can't resist suggesting "Autotune + octave shifter" :-) . But yeah, careful voice training w/ a coach can only help so much. People's ranges are what they are. –  Carl Witthoft Nov 13 '13 at 15:12
Perhaps not exactly what you are asking, but also see the answers to this question and this question –  Ulf Åkerstedt Nov 14 '13 at 8:51
If you are only 16, it is likely that your voice will deepen with age. This will take place over the next four to six years. I believe there is not much you can do to extend your range at your current age, but as you get older, a voice teacher can help with this. –  Wheat Williams Nov 15 '13 at 23:30
Thanks for the comments guys! I too hope that I will gain a few notes in the next few years, I kept/keep practicing and my B1 gets better and better. The thing is that I try to push my larynx down when I go lower (though something tells my that B1, maybe A1, might be my lowest note at the moment). How come there is not much I can do at this age? –  Jesse Nov 16 '13 at 11:59

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I would personally recommend Brett Manning's Singing Success program. It helped me increase my range a full octave. I think you would find the same success if you stick with it and practice daily.

The only downside is that is pricey and you have to be willing to pay. Although if you can't afford it, Brett Manning studios and Singing Success has some great tips and singing techniques on their youtube channel for free. Good luck and keep singing!

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