Is there a polite way to tell a co-worker, "Bitch, please stfu. You cannot sing worth a shit, and whoever told you that you could was lying to get in your pants"?
How about, "I think you should sing solo -- so low no one can hear you!"
For the male who can't, there's, "I think you should sing tenor -- ten or twenty miles away!"
(It occurs to me that your chosen screen name is a bit musical so maybe those are old jokes to you. If so, sorry!)
More seriously, if she's doing it while people are trying to get work done, a talk with the boss about distracting behavior might help.
@AriaDiMezzo Once upon a time, I could sing. I now wouldn't inflict my voice on anyone, not without a shitload of practice. :)
@billblake2018 I can't sing worth a damn. It's the thing that's always held me back in music, due to the difficulty finding reliable singers. :(
@AriaDiMezzo I mostly sang for social reasons, and wasn't driven to it. I got good enough to be occasionally asked to sing, but not much better. Then life happened and singing was just not on the agenda.
@billblake2018 I sang in three of mine, but only because they were really good songs that I didn't want overlooked because "But there's no singing!"
@AriaDiMezzo That's one of the sillier prejudices about music. Fortunately, I grew up with classical music so I know better. :)
One of my bigger beefs about some pop is that there'll be this instrumental intro and I'm like--this is a whole damned symphony if only you'd let it go! But of course, there have to be lyrics and in just a few seconds....
What style of music do you do? (I'm short on bandwidth or I'd download and listen.)
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