50 episodes

Latin singer/songwriter and voice & performance coach Melissa V. Cartwright, shares some real talk about the things performing artists wrestle with and offers insights & notes of encouragement in each episode. Walk away feeling inspired and with some food (or drink) for thought! Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/melissa-v-cartwrigh/support

Cafecito with the Coach Melissa V. Cartwright

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    • 5.0 • 5 Ratings

Latin singer/songwriter and voice & performance coach Melissa V. Cartwright, shares some real talk about the things performing artists wrestle with and offers insights & notes of encouragement in each episode. Walk away feeling inspired and with some food (or drink) for thought! Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/melissa-v-cartwrigh/support

    Ep. 49: Dealing with difficult directors & doing theatre differently with Sarah Joy Kane

    Ep. 49: Dealing with difficult directors & doing theatre differently with Sarah Joy Kane

    Join Melissa & Sarah Joy Kane, a seasoned theatre pro, as they spill the beans on dealing with tricky directors and shaking up the theatre scene. Sarah's got the lowdown on navigating those tough directorial waters and she's all about injecting some fresh vibes into theatrical productions. From juicy communication hacks to thinking outside the box with performances, Sarah's dropping gems for actors. Don't miss out on this lively chat about flipping the script and embracing perfectly imperfect performances!



    Don't forget to follow & leave a review! Got any questions or things you'd like to discuss on the podcast? Send me a message on Instagram or visit the PODCAST page.

    This episode is also available on the MVC Performance YouTube channel.

    REFERENCES & SOURCES:



    Sarah Joy Kane website



    Drew Boudreau



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    ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.mvcperformance.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠



    MUSIC:

    "Cafecito with the Coach" Theme Music by Melissa V. Cartwright © 2022



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    • 29 min
    Ep. 48: Artistically blooming where you're planted with Chloe Youtsey

    Ep. 48: Artistically blooming where you're planted with Chloe Youtsey

    Melissa sits down with the incredibly talented jazz singer, songwriter, and winner of the Z Theater's 2023 Proteus Music Contest, Chloe Youtsey, for a heartfelt chat about her musical journey. From the early days of finding her voice to the thrilling moments of performing on stage, Chloe shares it all, encouraging all artists, no matter where they find themselves, to embrace the beauty in every moment they've been given.

    Don't forget to follow & leave a review! Got any questions or things you'd like to discuss on the podcast? Send me a message on Instagram or visit the PODCAST page.This episode is also available on the MVC Performance YouTube channel.

    REFERENCES & SOURCES:



    Chloe Youtsey website



    Tickets to her April 19 show



    Zieders American Dream Theater



    Join the ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠START SINGING™ mini-program⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠



    Follow @mvcperformance on Instagram, TikTok, Facebook & YouTube

    ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.mvcperformance.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠



    MUSIC:

    "Cafecito with the Coach" Theme Music by Melissa V. Cartwright © 2022



    "Fashion Pop Background Modern" Royalty Free Music

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    • 41 min
    Ep. 47: Trust your artistic instincts

    Ep. 47: Trust your artistic instincts

    Are you having a hard time believing that you're capable of achieving your artistic goals as a performing vocalist?Where is that coming from? Melissa's going to help you get to the heart of those thoughts that are holding you back and spark some courage. Get ready to take that next big step towards owning your spotlight in the world of performance!

    Don't forget to follow & leave a review! Got any questions or things you'd like to discuss on the podcast? Send me a message on Instagram or visit the PODCAST page.



    REFERENCES & SOURCES:



    Ep. 45: How to be your own voice coach



    ⁠Dr. Brene Brown



    Dr. Nicole LePera post



    Join the ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠START SINGING™ mini-program⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠



    Reclaim The Stage workshop



    Follow @mvcperformance on Instagram, TikTok, Facebook & YouTube

    ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.mvcperformance.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠



    MUSIC:

    "Cafecito with the Coach" Theme Music by Melissa V. Cartwright © 2022



    "Fashion Pop Background Modern" Royalty Free Music © 2019 331


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    • 21 min
    Ep. 46: ESPRESSO-Loosening up our low notes

    Ep. 46: ESPRESSO-Loosening up our low notes

    Join Melissa for a quick episode packed with easy exercises to strengthen your lower vocal range. Plus, she's got a Swiftie-inspired POP SONG PRACTICE session for you to sing along with.

    Don't forget to follow & leave a review! Got any questions or things you'd like to discuss on the podcast? Send me a message on Instagram or visit the ⁠PODCAST⁠ page.



    REFERENCES & SOURCES:



    Join the ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠START SINGING™ mini-program⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.



    Follow @mvcperformance on Instagram, TikTok, Facebook & YouTube

    ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.mvcperformance.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠



    MUSIC:

    "Cafecito with the Coach" Theme Music by Melissa V. Cartwright © 2022


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    • 11 min
    Ep. 45: How to be your own voice coach

    Ep. 45: How to be your own voice coach

    Take charge and start taking care of your living instrument by following these easy steps. Break free from vocal constraints and discover the tools to unlock your full potential, cultivating
    an authentic sound that resonates with every performance and resonates with you as a human being.



    Don't forget to follow & leave a review! Got any questions or things you'd like to discuss on the podcast? Send me a message on Instagram or visit the ⁠PODCAST⁠ page.



    REFERENCES & SOURCES:



    Join the ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠START SINGING™ mini-program⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.



    ⁠Who does your inner critic sound like? REEL⁠



    ⁠A peek into my own voice lesson⁠



    ⁠Dr. Jon Skidmore⁠



    Follow @mvcperformance on Instagram, TikTok, Facebook & YouTube

    ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.mvcperformance.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠



    MUSIC:

    "Cafecito with the Coach" Theme Music by Melissa V. Cartwright © 2022



    "Fashion Pop Background Modern" Royalty Free Music © 2019 331


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    • 18 min
    Ep. 44: What's the big deal with belting?

    Ep. 44: What's the big deal with belting?

    Grab a cup and join Melissa as she helps you debunk the myths that have been holding back your vocal potential. From revealing that belting isn't just about cranking up the volume to dispelling the idea that it's a vocal cord destroyer, you’re getting a voice lesson & therapy session all-in-one! By the end you’ll learn how to love & celebrate ALL the things your voice can do.

    Don't forget to follow & leave a review! Got any questions or things you'd like to discuss on the podcast? Send me a message on Instagram or visit our show page.



    REFERENCES & SOURCES:



    Join the ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠START SINGING™ mini-program⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠.



    Follow @mvcperformance on Instagram, TikTok, Facebook & YouTube

    ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.mvcperformance.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠



    MUSIC:

    "Cafecito with the Coach" Theme Music by Melissa V. Cartwright © 2022


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    • 13 min

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