How to Learn Singing “God Bless Us Everyone” from Andrea Bocelli

How to Learn Singing Andrea Bocelli’s “God Bless Us Everyone”

Singing Andrea Bocelli’s “God Bless Us Everyone” requires a unique vocal technique known as belting. This technique is widely used in popular songs to bring out a powerful and emotive sound. You can find belting in songs like “Defying Gravity” from the musical Wicked, “The Prayer” by Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli, and “Listen” by Beyoncé.

Learning this song effectively involves several key steps:

  1. Analyze your voice to understand your vocal range and capabilities. This will help you determine if the song suits your voice and if any modifications are needed.
  2. Warm up your voice using vocal exercises. You can use the Pitch Training tool on Singing Carrots to develop your pitch accuracy and agility.
  3. Focus on breath support and active breathing techniques. This will give you the necessary power and control to bring out the belting technique in the song.
  4. Pay attention to open mouth and throat while singing to allow for better resonance and projection.
  5. Practice articulation to ensure clear and precise pronunciation of the lyrics.
  6. Work on your belting technique by following the exercise “How to Twang” found in the Twang video.
  7. Use Singing Carrots’ Vocal Pitch Monitor to visually analyze your sung notes on a virtual piano.
  8. Listen to recordings of the song by Andrea Bocelli to understand his interpretation and phrasing.
  9. Experiment with different vocal nuances and emotions to make the song your own. Remember, singing is not just about technique but also about conveying emotion and connecting with the audience.

By following these steps and utilizing the resources on Singing Carrots, you can effectively learn to sing Andrea Bocelli’s “God Bless Us Everyone” with the belting technique. Enjoy the process and let your voice soar!