Just like any other form of singing you can learn to sing western singing through learning under a professional and skilled teacher and learn the theory, basics and practice to make sure you are on the right learning path. It usually takes around 3-6 months to learn the basics depending on various factors and around 6-8 months to complete the basic level. And once you pass out the basic levels you further move on to the advanced level.
For those who have heard the name “Western Vocal” or “Western Vocal Music” here is an explanation for you. Western vocal music involves quite a few elements and styles like musicals, opera, choral music, etc. In western vocals, stories are told through music. Western vocal covers all the elements and basics of singing, stage presentation, breathing techniques, seating position, body awareness, and a lot more.
Learning Western vocal or any other music type takes its own sweet time depending upon the various factors including your own coping speed. If you have a highly experienced and skilled teacher then you may take almost a year to learn the basics, basics not only include the practice but many tips and tricks and other important elements of Western vocals including the theory.
Western music encompasses various cultures and societies. It consists of the same historical social values. It is great to explore different music genres and types. Western music is fun and filled with energy. It helps in brain development as well.
You don’t need a lot to learn western vocals but just a few basic things including:
And most importantly “Never give up” attitude
It will help you know the basics of the activity
You’ll know the pros and cons before investing any amount
Help you develop the correct postures
Help you get your basics right
Sing with a steady sound
Recognize head voice
There are times when children show interest initially but then they discontinue learning from the middle as they no longer feel interested in the course. If you choose to learn through freely available tutorials then you can avoid getting into this disappointment. There are plenty of western singing videos on the internet.