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Throughout these podcasts we’ll chat with voice users, trainers, teachers and practitioners from around the world as we explore all aspects of voice and communication. If you want to get in touch with us, you can find us on Twitter - @canyouhearpod Insta - @canyouhearmepodcast Facebook - www.facebook.com/canyouhearmeattheback

Throughout these podcasts we’ll chat with voice users, trainers, teachers and practitioners from around the world as we explore all aspects of voice and communication. If you want to get in touch with us, you can find us on Twitter - @canyouhearpod Insta - @canyouhearmepodcast Facebook - www.facebook.com/canyouhearmeattheback
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United Kingdom

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Throughout these podcasts we’ll chat with voice users, trainers, teachers and practitioners from around the world as we explore all aspects of voice and communication. If you want to get in touch with us, you can find us on Twitter - @canyouhearpod Insta - @canyouhearmepodcast Facebook - www.facebook.com/canyouhearmeattheback

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English


Episodes

Episode 21 - Accent Reduction, Modification, Adjustment, Change, Alteration...

4/23/2019
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Accent Reduction, Modification, Adjustment, Change, Alteration... Whatever you call it, we're talking about working on accents this episode. We're also joined by one of our favourite people @emilykatemawer who's here to talk with us about working on accents outside of theatrical settings. What are the issues surrounding accent change? Identity? Class? Social & Educational status? You also might want to have a little look at some of these things that we discuss in this ep: Lindsay Lohan's...

Duration:00:57:22

Episode 20 - Practise...

3/21/2019
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Practise... What's the deal with practise? Eh? What should you practise & how should you practise it? It's not just mindless repetition & it's also not just doing an exercise... This is our longest episode yet...which is not going to become a habit, but we were pretty enthusiastic about practise (& going off on tangents a little, as we are wont to do!) "It's not always WHAT you practise, but HOW you practise it!" (Fudge, 2019) Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on:...

Duration:00:53:03

Episode 19- Connection

3/4/2019
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Episode Notes Listen in as we discuss the ever complicated notion of connection and voice and more importantly how we can honor our connection in our daily life. Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also watch us on our YouTube channel. You can also become an active supporter of Can You Hear Me At The Back? by becoming at patron here where you'll get access to extra & exclusive content, discounts...

Duration:00:47:10

Episode 18 - Teaching or Coaching?

2/18/2019
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Coaching or Teaching? What's the difference between coaching and teaching? We do both as voice practitioners, which means that we have to be responsive to the needs of the person/people we're working with. When is it a 'teachable moment' and when is it a moment for 'coaching'? Leon & Aundrea; high on Marshmallow-sugary-goodness charge through & ramble around this pedagogical subject. Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter -...

Duration:00:37:07

Episode 17 - Should Actors Do Accents?

1/29/2019
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Should Actors Do Accents? Just because you can, doesn't mean you should...today we discuss what goes into an accent, what an accent means, why it's important to do accents accurately, but also not just as an afterthought, but as a long-term, embedded part of your characterisation. Apologies for the sound levels, we had to record remotely, so Aundrea's a little but quiet this week. Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter -...

Duration:00:38:32

Episode 16 - Posture & Alignment

1/17/2019
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Posture and Alignment Posture & Alignment is integral to all voice work, but why? What's the big deal? It's not just lying on the floor & breathing, let's be clear about that...but sometimes that's a nice place to start. Becoming aware of your vocal & physical habit leads to the ability to begin to change that behaviour. Be an agent of your own change... Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also...

Duration:00:43:45

Episode 15 - Communication & Voice

1/7/2019
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We're back! With our third installment of, "What does a Voice Coach do?" Listen along as we discuss communication and the role of communication in our lives. Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also watch us on our YouTube channel. You can also become an active supporter of Can You Hear Me At The Back? by becoming at patron here where you'll get access to extra & exclusive content, discounts on...

Duration:00:28:11

Episode 14 - Acting & Voice

12/3/2018
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Acting and Voice What is the link between the voice and the actor and how do we coach it? Follow us on an intellectual and perceptual journey in part two of the three part series: What does a Voice Coach do? Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also watch us on our YouTube channel. You can also become an active supporter of Can You Hear Me At The Back? by becoming at patron here where you'll get...

Duration:00:30:10

Episode 13 - Anatomy, Physiology, & Voice

11/26/2018
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Anatomy, Physiology, and Voice Listen along as we explore the importance of anatomy and physiology in the context of teaching and coaching voice! Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also watch us on our YouTube channel. You can also become an active supporter of Can You Hear Me At The Back? by becoming at patron here where you'll get access to extra & exclusive content, discounts on products &...

Duration:00:32:29

Episode 12 - What does a voice coach do?

11/12/2018
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What does a voice coach do? Join us as we delve into what it is we do as voice coaches and how we explain what we do to other people. Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also watch us on our YouTube channel. You can also become an active supporter of Can You Hear Me At The Back? by becoming at patron here where you'll get access to extra & exclusive content, discounts on products & services as...

Duration:00:34:27

Episode 11 - Paralinguistics

11/5/2018
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Paralinguistics Erm...are you...er, uh..oh! listening or, er, saying, like, what you, uh, want to, ye'know say about, er...your thoughts? And does that, er...add...or...er...detract from your acting and erm, communication? Paralinguistics are the sounds (& arguably gestures) that you use to punctuate your speech. Whether it's 'er', 'erm', 'hmm' or any number of other examples... Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter -...

Duration:00:35:49

Episode 10 - The Burden of Communication

10/29/2018
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The Burden of Communication Whose responsibility it to be understood when communicating? The speaker or the listener? Are you one of those people who gets louder when someone doesn't understand what you're saying - especially when they don't speak your language? Or do you make an awkward code-switch which leads you to adopt a faux accent or manner? How can we take responsibility for the burden of communication whilst simultaneously preserving the authenticity of our accent or linguistic...

Duration:00:35:21

Episode 9 - Grice's Maxims

10/22/2018
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Grice's Maxims This episode we discuss Grice's Maxims: Quality, Quantity, Relevence & Manner. What do you do when you converse? Do you adhere to the maxims or flout them, you linguistic daredevil? Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also watch us on our YouTube channel. You can also become an active supporter of Can You Hear Me At The Back? by becoming at patron here where you'll get access to...

Duration:00:30:58

Episode 8 - AAE & MLE

10/15/2018
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AAE & MLE We've tackled code-switching now let's talk about some different codes that people use. Join us as we tackle AAE & MLE & their significance in the world of theater, language, & voice! Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also watch us on our YouTube channel. You can also become an active supporter of Can You Hear Me At The Back? by becoming at patron here where you'll get access to...

Duration:00:35:36

Episode 7 - Code-Switching!

10/8/2018
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Code-Switching and accent shifts! What is code-switching? Why is it important? What kind of impact does it have? Join us, as we go on a linguistic journey that challenges the explores the dynamic relationship between accent, identity, and performance. Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also watch us on our YouTube channel. You can also become an active supporter of Can You Hear Me At The...

Duration:00:20:31

Episode 6 - Are You Listening?

9/24/2018
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What is the quality & register of your listening? Are we listening to each other less? Do we hear what those we listen to are saying? How does your cultural upbringing influence your listening? What are the social conventions you adhere to (or flout!) during conversation. Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also watch us on our YouTube channel. You can also become an active supporter of Can You...

Duration:00:41:36

Episode 5 - It Doesn't Feel Natural

9/17/2018
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It Doesn't Feel Natural... Is what you feel natural or is it just what feels familiar? Use of language (register) & the way you use it (style) is what we're pondering in this episode. Armstrong & Miller Clip - WWI Pilots Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also watch us on our YouTube channel. You can also become an active supporter of Can You Hear Me At The Back? by becoming at patron here...

Duration:00:30:51

BONUS Episode - If Knowledge is Power...

9/10/2018
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Bonus Episode - If knowledge is power, what is your most powerful piece of knowledge We'll regularly be asking open questions on our social media platforms, asking for thoughts from you, our listeners. These contribute to a wider conversation & allow you to feed directly in to the podcast. The first question was 'If knowledge is power, what is your most powerful piece of knowledge?'. We didn't specify what the responses should be about, just to talk from your own experience. Featured in...

Duration:00:14:53

Episode 4 - Rhoticity

9/3/2018
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Rhoticity Today we were talking about rhoticity in accents. The rule is “See an ‘r’, say an ‘r’”, some accents say all the ‘r’s that are written in words, but others only say them in key places or at the beginning of words. Is your accent rhotic? Remember…there’s NO SUCH THING AS A RHOTIC R! It’s the accent (or language) that is rhotic. Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also watch us on our...

Duration:00:22:40

Episode 3 - Mimesis

8/27/2018
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Mimesis This episode is all about Mimesis. The linguistic representation of ideas and abstract thoughts and feelings through language. How are your thoughts represented by what and how you choose to speak? What are the cultural influences on your understanding of language in general and the language you use? Express Yourself… Please do comment, rate & review us and follow us on: Instagram - @canyouhearmepodcast Twitter - @canyouhearpod Facebook & you can also watch us on our YouTube...

Duration:00:32:21