Josh Groban in Concert
Josh Answers Your Questions

Josh Groban in Concert ~ Josh Answers Your QuestionsWe want to thank everyone who submitted questions to Josh. He could only respond to a limited number of your submissions, and we are not accepting additional inquiries.

Question 1: Is everybody in your family as musically inclined as you?

Answer: My family is pretty musical in that they enjoy and appreciate music from all genres. When I was young, they really made sure I was exposed to some great music, and I definitely got my ear from my dad, who learned to play both piano and trumpet by ear when he was in high school and college. My younger brother plays guitar, but his real passion is film.

Question 2: What do you love most about singing?

Answer: Singing brings out in me what I can’t normally bring out in everyday life. It’s an incredible feeling to be able to bare your soul to people you’ve never met in a way that can make them understand so clearly what you mean. That’s what I love most about singing … it becomes my truest form of communication.

Question 3: The music you sing is beautiful, to say the least, but you’re a pretty good drummer as well. Did you ever aspire to be a professional drummer, or is it merely a pastime for you?

Answer: Yay! Thanks for this question. I LOVE the drums. I’ve always bought CDs that were drum heavy and featured amazing drummers, and it’s been my main hobby for the last five years. I hope one day to join a band as a drummer, but in the meantime the most professional it will get is a little bit on tour or on my next album if I get brave enough.

Question 4: What kind of advice would you give to someone who dreams of a career in vocal music and acting? It is frustrating with so many ups and downs.

Answer: When I found out that I had “the bug” for music and acting, something just turned on like a light switch and I … [had] a one-track mind that I HAD to get as much training as possible and go for it one day. There are many ups and downs, but the one thing that I’ve learned that has helped me is that for someone starting out it takes two things (besides talent) … unending drive and patience. Immerse yourself in your craft and study other artists around you as much as you train yourself. Other than that, it can come down to being at the right place at the right time. But if you’re driven enough and you’re prepared, your chances of that happening are much greater. Good luck!

  • Geisha

    What exact date did you perform live @ the greek in 2004/ Why?

  • #1 fan

    Oh, I love Josh Groban and his music. Every one of his cd’s rock my stereo/mp3 player constantly!!!

  • in_LoVe

    Oh, I love Josh Groban and his music. Every one of his cd’s rock my stereo/mp3 player constantly!!!
    One of the first times that I actually discovered him was at the 2002 SLC Olympics. He just blew me away at my young age and continues to amaze me in every aspect.

  • tearsinheaven

    Josh Groban has the purest voice I have ever heard, I have had the pleasure of attending three of his live concerts and he is first class in my book. I have never heard a voice like his. I can’t wait to watch him in CHESS on PBS.

  • eva thot

    csodálatos Josh, csodálatos hang, csodálatos ember,

  • Pamela Kay Cagle

    Josh Groban CD’s are always playing in the background at my office. His voice and range absolutely amaze me. I keep looking for CD’s to add to my collection

  • Mini Benson

    Will you be giving a concert in Las Vegas in the near future? I would sincerely love to be there. Please send me the particulars, so I can plan ahead.

  • laura l. jung

    Do you plan to mentor someone? It would be wonderful if you passed on what you have learned to someone who needs musical mentoring. Do you have any plans to widen the boundaries of your music into different forms?I always wondered if that could be done at Disney company. It seems like those new talent need mentoring and teaching. I think your level of music is high brow, professional, and masterfully sung. From Laura l. Jung.

  • Lauren Vail

    I LOVE Josh Groban. He has inspired me in so many different ways. I love to sing and i practice to his voice and people say I’m preety good. My senior year in high school I got the biggest vocal award there is to offer at the school I went to and it is an art magnet school. We strive for the arts. I dream one day is to sing to him. O ya, when are coming out with another cd?

  • laura young

    What is your life like?

  • MsKitty8556

    I loved your performance of “On Eagels Wings”. Why isn’t it on any of your cd’s? You are the only artist who does this great song true justice…Please record it soon..

  • Angelina

    Your a huge inspiration to me can you give a shout out to the Middletown ct cinema thank you we love you

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