Voice Lab Students Perform at Light Up Kelowna! 2015

15 singing students of all ages braved the cold rain to perform 45 minutes of Christmas songs at Stuart Park as part of the annual Light Up Kelowna event. It was a great honour for Kelowna Voice Lab to be…

June Kelowna Voice Lab Student Cafe - Contrasts

June 22nd was the final installation of our monthly student performance at O-Lake Cafe in downtown Kelowna. 14 students sang two songs each in contrasting styles. We enjoyed two duets, a guitar accompaniment and a student guitar/voice performance. Vocal song…

Directing a Play - Quite the Ride!

Having been a theatre performer since high school, I well know and understand how to bring a character to life in a play, it's a challenging, fun and very rewarding experience made all the better by those nightly applause. None…
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Vocal Warm Ups - A Gift, Not A Burden

So often, singers are so focused on the outcome of performing songs, they look at the act of warming up as a burden... something they HAVE to do, like eating broccoli. They do it because they know it's good for…

January Student Performance at O-Lake Cafe & Bistro

On Thursday, January 29th, students of Kelowna Voice Lab performed Musical Theatre songs for friends and family at O-Lake Cafe and Bistro downtown on Lawrence. A wide variety of musical theatre songs ranging from Rogers and Hammerstein to Sondheim were…

Kim Foreman-Rhindress - New Name, Same Voice!

On October 10th, Kim Foreman married her sweetheart and soul mate Jim Rhindress in an amazing ceremony held at Sanctuary Garden in West Kelowna. It was an amazing day full of love, music, friends and family. Kim is keeping the…
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Yelp Reviews for Kelowna Voice Lab!

We were so pleased to receive the following reviews on Yelp.ca

"Kim is, quite simply put, amazing!  I am not and never was a performer of any type, let alone a singer.  My initial call to Kim started with something…

Tone Deaf is a Myth

I have had numerous singing clients come into my music studio at The Lab over the past few months claiming that they really want to sing but can't seem to sing on pitch and think they are simply just "tone…

"Sally" goes to the recording studio

Do you remember many months ago I wrote about a new student "Sally" who was getting married and wanted to sing a special song at her wedding but she had never sang before in her life? Well, she has diligently…

The Post Show Blues


It is a certain as day follows night; when you do a live theatre show, there is a mourning period once it has come to an end. Sure, while you are in the throws of 21 exhausting performances, there are…
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Clowning around the Studio

Teaching voice is always such an interesting process here at Kelowna Voice Lab. You just never know who is going to book a lesson or for what reason. Over the course of the last year, I have helped a nurse…

Just WRITE!

Wow! It's hard for me to believe it's been a month already since I last wrote on my voice blog. My excuses? A lovely vacation to the most magical place in Canada - Haida Gwaii combined with a full vocal…

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