Episode 272 – Singing and Weight Loss with Jeff Alani Stanfill

In this episode, John talks with Jeff Alani Stanfill, an accomplished vocal coach, and singer, about how weight loss can affect someone’s singing voice. 

Episode Highlights:

  • Jeff talks about his musical journey and how his health played a part in his decisions around weight loss
  • John and Jeff share similar experiences of how, as they began to lose a certain amount of weight, they noticed changes in their voices
  • After weight loss, compression of the vocal cords and alignment of breathing support can change due to the physical changes in the body
  • The importance of continuing to work on your voice as you go through physical changes, either due to life stages or weight loss

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