“Tone Deaf” Sings Magically On Key After 5 Minutes!

Tone Deaf Per Bristow Live Toronto

What you will witness in these videos below may seem magical. In a sense it is. For me it was predictable as it works every time, and the reason for that is because we all have amazing (magical) capacity within us. Now, realize it’s not only these individuals who believed they were tone deaf. Their environment believed it too. People often post on FB that a "tone deaf" cannot learn to sing, or that the ability to sing on key is something you either have or don't have. Numerous people think … [Read more...]

83-Year-Old Singer’s Amazing Comeback After 50 Years Of Silence

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At my Live Event ("Per Bristow Live") in Toronto, I had the great honor of meeting Elaine Small in person for the first time. And what a gift she gave us all - the most beautiful lesson on the subject of “it’s never too late”. What a great role model for those who think they’re too old just because they’ve turned a certain age.

Her passion that had lied dormant for decades had awakened. She … [Read more...]

George Mumford – Mental Coach to Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant and more

Per Bristow and George Mumford

George Mumford - sports psychologist and meditation teacher - was a secret weapon behind the NBA Championship team the Chicago Bulls during the Michael Jordan years, as well as The Lakers NBA Championship team helping Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’Neal, and more improve their performances. You who have followed me know that a big part of what I do is teach awareness and mental skills of effective learning and high performance. (These are subject I go into deeper at my [Read more...]

Remarkable Performance at Per Bristow Live Event


At "Per Bristow Live" in Toronto, I had the pleasure of inviting Deidrey Francois up on the stage. Only a few years ago, she didn't believe she could sing - that she wasn't "good enough". No one in the audience was prepared for the emotional impact she would have on us all. Here's the video. (Although this video does of course not do justice to the amazing experience we had in the room.) Much of my Live Event is about learning how we can recognize the restrictions that hold us back in life, … [Read more...]

Performance: What does it mean to “perform”?

So in the last blog post we addressed the voice. Let’s today address the issue of “performance”. I am known as a voice and performance coach, so let's address the issue of how to perform well. What does it mean to "perform"? What does that word “performance” mean? “Performance” to me is not just about getting up on stage, or performing on a sports field. Being able to perform well is about being able to live life with greater enjoyment and greater success. We want our body and mind to perform … [Read more...]