> I'm not a swimmer at all, never been as a matter of fact, but I have signed
> up for swimming lessons because my voice teacher wanted me to expand my
> chest which is an asset for any singer. So, this is what I want to know.
> Is swimming really good for that? Compared to weight training? Which
> stroke is best? Thanks.
Sing for 30 seconds
Sing for 60 seconds
Sing for 90 seconds
Sing for 120 seconds
Here is another favorite:
8 X 200 backstroke pyramid sing, 30 sec rest in between repeats
sing on 1st 50 of 1st 200, 1st 100 of 2nd 200, ... all 200 of 4th 200
repeat in reverse order
For distance butterfly workout:
2 X however long it takes to humm the long-version of Ina-Godda-Davida (sp?)
by Iron Butterfly (don't under-estimate this, its tough to humm the
Sorry I couldn't resist. I'm a little numb from Matt's 3300 yard IM set.
I'd vote for swimming over weight lifting. Its more fun!