So You Want to Sing Country: A Guide for Performers


Chapter 1 Resources | Chapter 2 Resources

Chapter 3, 5 & 9 Resources | Appendix 3 Resources


Chapter 1 – The Evolution of Country Music

Second Generation (1930s–1940s):

Third Generation (1950s–1960s):

Fourth Generation (1970s–1980s):

Fifth Generation (1990s):

Sixth Generation (2000s):

Chapter 2 – Singing and Voice Science (Scott McCoy)

Chapter 3 – Vocal Health and the Country Music Artist (Wendy LeBorgne)

Chapter 5 – The Country Song

Chapter 9 – Using Audio Enhancement Technology (Matthew Edwards)

Equipment Manufacturers:

Recommended Equipment:

Comparisons of Singers (on and off mic):


Trade Publications:

Appendix C – Biographies