VoiceFactory : what does a voice - and movement coach do?
Age-long people have been fascinated by one of our most powerful weapons: the human voice. The warm, soothing sounds of a loving mother, the firm tone of a strict father, the nasal, fretful voice of a dull teacher, the tempting voice of one or other youth love….

Philosophy

Why do you need a voice and movement coach?

- A lot of professions ask for a better control of voice and body. People work in larger spaces, rooms with bad acoustics, noisy surroundings and have to make use of of the latest technical equipment. They regularly have video- and phone conferences, interwise sessions… You must persuade others at any time. The pressure to bring your message clearly and captivating is enormously high…
- People are influenced by the way you speak and move, the ‘music’ of your voice, the smoothness and consciousness of your movements. Our audience experiences our voice and attitude and from this deducet our honesty, involvement, integrity and emotional and physical state.
- There is something wrong with my voice! People always hear where I come from.Particular characterisations of speaking are generally judged as annoying:

° nasal sounds
° speaking melodiously
° speaking monotonously
° mumbling
° a lean voice
° staccato or on-the-letter-speaking
° a childish voice which is too high
° a macho-talking behaviour
° speaking too fast / too slowly
° speaking too loudly / too softly
° poor breathing technique
° accent and dialectical sounds
° scrape and cough .......

A lot of professions ask for a better control of voice and body. People work in larger spaces, rooms with bad acoustics, noisy surroundings and have to make use of of the latest technical equipment. They regularly have video- and phone conferences, ...

What do we do

GERT TERNY is a man of many interests. He has two big passions: the first one is the functioning of the voice and the human body, his second one is theatre. He studied acting at drama school and kinetics at the ‘Lea Daan School of Dance’. His eagerness to know

Who are we

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