Glasgow Talent Show: TeenStar's Glasgow talent show held auditions at Touchbase, Glasgow this weekend with acts aiming to impress music industry judges in a bid to make the Regional live shows. A panel of industry experts judged the acts and have compiled feedback for the select priority auditionees; these judges were:
Glasgow Talent Show: See industry feedback below. Please be aware views expressed by judges are opinions and subjective to that particular judging panel. These views in no way reflect the views of TeenStar, and are published with a view to being beneficial to the performing acts.
Penny Stephens: This was a great performance with nice vocals but a very nervous start which made you rush. Click here for some helpful advice on how to deal with nerves as a singer. You should also work on maintaining eye contact in order to convey to us the emotion of the song. Click here for tips on engaging the audience.
Catherine McLaren: You had a really nice warm tone but would benefit from working on your breathing. Click here for breathing exercises for singers. This performance showed nice vocal control but try not to rush and be careful on the high notes. Click here for advice on vocal ranges – finding your vocal ranges.
Laura Shan: Your tone and melody were very good but it felt a little pitchy and forced in places. Relaxing and working on your breathing will help this. Click here for breathing exercises for singers. Also some of the words were indistinct which needs to be perfected, click here for advice on singing diction.
Sinead Demarco: You have a lovely voice but this was a little pitchy in places. You now need to focus on dealing with your nerves which you can find helpful tips on by clicking here; how to deal with nerves as a singer.
Rachelle & Brittany: This was a great vocal performance and you have a strong image. Your voices work very well together, creating a good harmony. Make sure you remember to keep looking forward not towards each other. Click here for more information on engaging the audience. It would also be an idea to either not use the guitar or get someone else to play it for you. Click here for advice on how to find musicians to work with.
Jennifer Murtagh: This was a very confident audition with a great vocal range and tone. You have a good image but now need to work on eye contact and adding dynamics to your performance. Click here for stage performance tips for singers and here for advice on engaging the audience.
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