Introduction to Vocal Exercises

By Cass Naumann

Learn the basics of exercising the vocal chords in this free how-to video clip on voice training exercises.

About the Author

Cass Naumann’s voice has been described as soulful, elegant, deep and captivating. Trained in classical piano since age five, she has been writing music and singing since she can remember. After receiving many accolades throughout childhood and high school, she was accepted to the University of Texas at Austin to study voice and music composition. She studied classical, opera and Broadway under William Lewis, jazz improvisation and theory under Jeff Hellmer and John Fremgen, and jazz vocals with Suzi Stern. She also had the privilige to take a master class under Bobby McFerrin at the University of Oregon. Cass has sung at the Salt Lake City Jazz Festival, festivals and galas in Jamaica with the Marley band, the Austin Jazz Festival, Hurricane Katrina benefit with the Neville Brothers, the national anthem for multiple sporting events in Texas and many clubs, bars and restaurants in both Texas and Oregon. Samples of her music, photos and contact information can be found at www.myspace.com/cassiejazztr.