If you are an aspiring singer you ought to practice the vocal scales daily as it will help you to turn out to be an improved singer. At times it may become monotonous to sing the single notes over and over again. But it is really worthwhile to practice. Another easy method to learn notes is, take a piano and play a single note on it and match the scale of the note with your own voice. Try to copy the pitch. Now try the same with different notes. This method is believed to be one of the most effective vocal training methods by the voice mentors.
Practice high notes on a daily basis but never overdo it as it can harm your vocal chords. In the initial few weeks practicing for 2 hours will be enough. Begin with singing simple songs that are within your voice range. Once you are confident about singing these easy songs at ease, gradually move ahead to more difficult songs which have higher notes.
If you are a learner it is very important for you to learn to breathe properly and have power over your breathing whilst singing. You should also know to control the quantity of air that you force out with your diaphragm. So use all the lung power you have while singing so that you do not become breathless in the midst of a song. Breathing exercise will assist you learn to use your abdominal muscles and diaphragm at the time of singing.
Vocal singing training also teaches timing and rhythm which are very vital to be a great singer. There are various methods to learn about rhythm. One easy method is whenever you are driving, put the radio on and count up the beats. Try to observe when the singer starts and when he stops, count up the beats between times. Count up the beats between the choruses and verses.