Would you run a marathon without stretching first? Just like your body, your voice needs a good warm up in order to work properly. We are going to show you the best voice warm up exercises you should try. To get you loosened up, we’ve put together 5 different tongue twisters. Remember to pronounce each tone as best you can at first, then repeat it over and speed it up as you go along.

#5 - R and L Vowels (Very Easy)

Red Letter, Yellow Letter

Red letter, yellow letter, red letter, yellow letter, red letter, yellow letter.

#4 - Palate Sounds (Easy)

Proper Coffee

A proper cup of coffee from a proper copper coffee pot.

#3 - Ooohs and Aaahhs (Medium)

Wendy Went to Wales

Wendy went to Wales to watch wrens riot.

#2 - Forward Tongue Placement (Hard)

Pheasant Plucker

I am not a pheasant plucker, I’m a pheasant plucker’s son, but I’ll be plucking pheasants, when the pheasant plucker’s gone.

#1 - Soft Palate (Very Hard)

Sick Hicks

Six sick hicks nick six slick bricks with picks and sticks.

#BONUS - (Ultra Hard)

Sweet Switched

Three sweet switched Swiss witches, Watch three washed Swiss witch Swatch watch switches, Which sweet switched Swiss witch watches, Which washed Swiss witch Swatch watch switch?