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My head voice goes a little weaker after an hour of practice (after warm ups). I do take sufficient breaks in between. Is it normal and will it improve with regular practice sessions that I do everyday?

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Weak head voice is a common problem for many singers, but it's definitely something that can be circumvented. Usually, beginners find there's a "weakening" in the head range. A weaker head voice also comes from fear or reluctance. There are ways you can strengthen your head voice...

Head Voice Techniques:

  • To work on head voice, the first advice is to focus on breathing.
  • If you have perfected your chest voice, then give the same amount of effort in achieving your head voice and never pull off because you might think you may crack.

  • Again...Breathe, Breathe and Breathe!

  • Try maintaining a raised palate and an open space, since it is important to create a space for the voice to resonate in the head; higher range.
  • A voice strengthening exercise: - Talk in a really high pitched voice for a few minutes a day (the sort of voice you'd put on, like you were doing a puppet show)
  • Keep practicing...You'll surely find some improvements as you go.
  • Also, check this Singing Lesson on How to access your Head Voice.
  • I'd only add that doing breath / diaphragm exercises goes a long way to gaining proper control over your exhalation. Too little air and the voice breaks down into a Fry; too much and you wear our your vocal chords to the point where you fail to hit higher pitches without strain (which wears them out further). – Jason Locke May 24 '16 at 15:57

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