Introduction. Part I: Exploring Singing Basics. Chapter 1: Preparing to Sing. Chapter 2: Determining Your Voice Type. Chapter 3: Aligning Your Body for Great Singing. Chapter 4: Breathing for Singing. Chapter 5: Toning Up the Voice. Part II: Improving Your Singing. Chapter 6: Acquiring Beautiful Tone. Chapter 7: Exploring Resonance. Chapter 8: Shaping Your Vowels for Clarity. Chapter 9: Exercising Consonants for Articulation. Chapter 10: Crafting a Practice Routine. Part III: Advanced Techniques to Improve Your Voice. Chapter 11: Developing the Parts of Your Singing Voice. Chapter 12: Expanding Your Vocal Flexibility and Range. Chapter 13: It's a Cinch: Belting Out Your Song. Chapter 14: Training for Singing. Chapter 15: Finding the Right Voice Teacher. Part IV: Preparing to Perform. Chapter 16: Selecting Your Music Material. Chapter 17: Mastering a New Song. Chapter 18: Acting the Song. Chapter 19: Confronting Your Fear of Performing. Chapter 20: Auditioning a Song. Part V: The Part of Tens. Chapter 21: Ten Performers with Good Technique. Chapter 22: Ten Frequently Asked Questions about Singing. Chapter 23: Ten Tips for Maintaining Vocal Health. Chapter 24: Ten Tips for Performing Like a Pro. Part VI: Appendixes. Appendix A: Suggested Songs to Advance Your Singing Technique. Appendix B: About the CD. Index.