This is a very common vocalise, but it’s a very fun one. I use it to help establish that sense of “flip” when moving to my high range. Try to avoid bringing up too much weight on the original ascent. As always, try this on a variety of vowels in a variety of keys.
Also, for help on your high notes (mainly for us guys), try purposefully letting your voice crack on your high notes (you know, like a sad opera-singing jilted lover) before settling on the note. I have found that it helps find the “thin edge” feeling on higher notes. Try to remember this feeling.
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