Vocal Health and Pedagogy: Science and Assessment / Edition 2by Robert Thayer Sataloff
Pub. Date: 05/28/2006
Publisher: Plural Pub Inc
The new edition of this classic text has now been revised and expanded (with completely new chapters on children's singing, the aging voice, vocal health strategies for choral music educators, and vocal pedagogy and choral singing) to the extent that the work is now necessarily and logically divided into two volumes: Vocal Health and Pedagogy Volume I:
The new edition of this classic text has now been revised and expanded (with completely new chapters on children's singing, the aging voice, vocal health strategies for choral music educators, and vocal pedagogy and choral singing) to the extent that the work is now necessarily and logically divided into two volumes: Vocal Health and Pedagogy Volume I: Science and Assessment, and Volume II: Advanced Assessment and Practice. This first volume focuses on the science behind the many common problems that afflict voice users and enables understanding of the medical approach to problem analysis. World-renowned clinicians and scientists, under the general authorship and editorship of Professor Sataloff, clearly present anatomical, physiological and neurological considerations, as well as covering critical issues relating to patient history, laryngeal function, the physical examination and historical perspectives of vocal pedagogy. The book serves those undertaking vocal pedagogy courses in schools of music, as well as speech and language pathology. Additionally, it represents a valuable resource for professional and amateur performers and their teachers.
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Table of ContentsPreface. Contributors. Introduction, Robert Thayer Sataloff. Physics of Sound, Robert Thayer Sataloff. Music and the Brain. Thomas Swirsky-Sacchetti, Kelly Gilrain, Elizabeth Mandel, Joseph Tracy, Michael Sperling, and Steven Mandel. Clinical Anatomy and Physiology of the Voice. Robert Thayer Sataloff. An Overview of Laryngeal Function for Voice Production. Ronald J. Baken. Laryngeal Function During Phonation. Ronald C. Scherer. Vocal Tract Resonance, Johan Sundberg. Voice Care Professionals: A Guide to Voice Care Providers, Robert Thayer Sataloff, Yolanda D. Heman-Ackah and Mary J. Hawkshaw. Patient History, Robert Thayer Sataloff. Special Considerations Relating to Members of the Acting Profession, Bonnie N. Raphael. Physical Examination, Robert Thayer Sataloff. The Clinical Voice Laboratory, Reinhardt J. Heuer, Mary J. Hawkshaw, Robert Thayer Sataloff. The Singing Teacher in the Age of Voice Science, Richard Miller. Historical Overview of Vocal Pedagogy, Richard Miller. Choral Pedagogy and Vocal Health, Brenda Smith and Robert Thayer Sataloff. Appendix I: International Phonetic Alphabet. Appendix II: A. Patient History: Singers. B. Patient History: Professional Voice Users. Appendix III: A. Reading Passages. B. Laryngeal Examination. Index.
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