TC Helicon Voicelive2 for performing Bohemian Rhapsody LIVE

 

As soon as I got the beautiful TC Helicon Voicelive2 I had an idea of doing the Bohemian Rhapsody, it has always been one of my favourite tunes so it simply had to be done! 

I started by transcribing the piece and transposing it a 5th above the original key as I am a female and my belting notes or over-breath notes or any other colours appropriate for the song are exactly a 4th or a 5th above the male voice range (depending on the song). 

The next step was to roughly learn the piano part so that I…

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Being yourself is better than being perfect!

One of my songs is called 'Perfect' and, yes, you have to be perfect in this world. With an exception that nobody is perfect, so, welcome to the club! The chorus line of the song goes: 'I hate to pretend I'm Perfect, because I'm not.' Kind of makes sense and very simple. But is it? 


We live in a world of beauty standards going absolutely mad: you're not allowed to eat, get a tan, or genuinely smile (in case a few disastrous fine lines would appear). OMG! It's not just about the way you look! Your earnings…

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Bohemian Rhapsody - daring to recreate the masterpiece LIVE and ON MY OWN!

I have an issue with stubbornness. And here we go..

 

I do find it quite scary recreating Bohemian Rhapsody. It is such an amazing and complicated piece! But I love it too much not to do it. 

As well as I have realised that this is the toughest challenge I've ever set myself and honestly.. I am finding it VERY hard.

But now I see that being a little autistic helps. It makes it easier not to realise how hard it could be to accomplish something. Therefore I do not start building silly stories in my head…

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