You have heard of that splendid voice coach of London and want dearly to be trained by him and none else. Yet, your difficulty is that you don't live or work in London . In these days of high tech there is no need to be disheartened. Life has been made easier by the advent of the internet. That special voice coach has a website and downloadable singing lessons. Just check it out online and get the training of your dreams without getting limited by geography. Just remember that Ken Tamplin Vocal Academy singing lessons are available on DVDs and CDs, digital downloads, as well as personal online singing lessons via web cam and/or in-studio coaching.
On the other hand, if you do live in London or can easily commute for vocal classes in London , then what are you waiting for? Just sign up! He who has a winning combination of vast knowledge of how to use the singing voice and a nurturing style of teaching is the teacher you should study under. You need to understand the kind of damage you can do to your voice if you strain the vocal chords while singing any genre be it pop, rock, country or even choir. Classical singers spend a lifetime learning the art of relaxing into a sound and using resonance with the emphasis on support and strength conditioning, releasing to these big bold resonant sounds which promote long term vocal health and growth.
You know that you are in the right kind of vocal classes if the syllabus teaches you things like breath support; the art of voice compression; correct posture; techniques for singing into a stage mike as opposed to singing for a recording one etc. Remember excellent singing does not happen overnight. There is no magic cream or dose which is going to make it happen fast. It means regular training and practice while keeping in mind all the enemies of the voice to preserve the quality of your voice. So, if the song demands a gentle caressing sound and your voice has got roughened from incorrect belting methods, the output will be shoddy — you signed up for vocal classes to avoid just that.