Charles Ward is a former professional session singer who trained as a Massage Therapist who continues to be a keen songwriter, guitarist and singer. He has a special interest in working with voice users including singers, actors and public speakers. He has been treating high profile singers since 2014 and has treated artists on tour at music venues around the UK. Charles provides vocal massage and Laryngeal Manual Therapy (LMT), and has helped many performers with problems including vocal fatigue, muscle tension dysphonia, physical symptoms of stress and anxiety, poor breathing and technique, as well as general maintenance and injury prevention. Charles has published articles for the Voice Council and presented for various Music Colleges and Universities, as well as for The British Voice Association in relation to LMT. He understands the importance of vocal health, how precious and essential the voice is, and the impact that it can have when things go wrong. Charles is also expert at diagnosing and treating sports and musculoskeletal injuries and is a keen cyclist.
BAPAM: Performing Arts Medicine Follow
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I loved leading this workshop for @ukbapam at @Sage_Gateshead for their Summer Studios 2022.
Fantastic to see health & wellbeing promoted in such a positive way. It was great to try out some ...practical exercises & discuss all that BAPAM can offer #musicianssupport #musicianshealth
Did you read the latest blog by our Exec Director, Clemmie, about accessing mental health support from @ukbapam through #DanceFund?
Find out how to access this fully-funded support and how its helped... those who have applied so far:
Born To Be Wide presents Edinburgh’s Greatest Hits, celebrating Edinburgh's illustrious music history - ticket proceeds donated to BAPAM and @attitudetweets. Thank you so much for your support!
Tickets 👉 https://wide.ink/BTBW2022
We're back with a book launch and celebration of Edinburgh's music history! Authors Jim Byers & Fiona Shepherd will be in-coversation with @olafwide ...talking about Edinburgh's Greatest Hits and reading some of its amazing stories...