External Training Prerequisites

Minimum of 1 year training in other wholistic or artistic disciplines which may include and are not limited to:

  • Acting
  • Acupressure
  • Acupuncture
  • Alexander Technique
  • Buteyko method
  • Bowen therapy
  • Craniosacral therapy
  • Dance therapy
  • Feldenkrais method
  • Fitzmaurice Voicework
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Kinesiology
  • Laban Movement
  • Life Coaching
  • Linklater Voice Training
  • Martial Arts
  • Massage Therapy
  • Meditation
  • Music therapy
  • Myo-fascial work
  • Naturopathic medicine
  • Neuro-linguistic programming
  • Physiotherapy
  • Pilates
  • Qigong
  • Rebirthing (breathing)
  • Reflexology
  • Reiki
  • Rolfing (Structural Integration
  • Shiatsu
  • Sound Therapy
  • Speech Language Pathology
  • T’ai chi ch’uan
  • Thai massage
  • Therapeutic Touch
  • Trager Approach
  • Visceral Manipulation
  • Vocology
  • Voice Therapy



Mr. Wilson is now offering a 200-hour Teacher Training Program in The Wilson Method.

The Wilson Method for Voice Training Program is intended as a one-year program. Timing may be more or less depending upon the situation, at the discretion of the Teacher Trainer. The ideal candidate is one who has an extensive background in music, singing, yoga, therapeutic techniques, and is curious about how we tick. One who is driven to understand the brain, mind, body, breath and voice on a deeper level, and finds joy in doing so.


In this training you will learn:

- How to help anyone sing with joy, ease and freedom

- How the singer's support system (appoggio) actually works

- How to increase somatic awareness

- How to re-awaken one's imagination

- How to develop a sense of personal trust and internal permission

- How to strengthen empowerment in your student

- How to cultivate a sense of power on each inhalation

- How to cultivate a sense of surrender on each exhalation

- How to train both Chest-dominant and Head-dominant singing freedom

- How to breathe in a healthy manner

- How to safely disrupt old breathing habits and derail learned physical tensions

- How to work with the back brain, rewiring old unhelpful thinking loops

- How to re-integrate the body, breath and voice into one cohesive unit

- How to increase energy

- How to decrease anxiety and the symptoms of asthma and COPD

- Functional vocal physiology

- Functional core physiology

- Functional respiratory physiology



Core Training Prerequisites 

  • Minimum 2 years or 80 hours of singing lessons or choir experience
  • Minimum 2 years or 80 hours of hatha and/or restorative yoga classes
  • Mininum 1 year or 20 hours of singing lessons and/or breath therapy with David Wilson
  • Minimum 1 year or 20 hours of yoga classes under David Wilson