First outlines the basics of voice use: release, breathing, posture, pitch, range, register, agility, resonance, and power. Then the author shows the practical nature of singing and the use of voice in developing a professional career. He concludes with an overview of anatomy, physiology, and therapeutic approaches to voice problems. The text is supplemented with specific vocal exercises. The accompanying CD gives readers the opportunity to engage in one-on-one voice lessons.
|Edition description:||Book and CD-Rom|
|Product dimensions:||6.06(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.63(d)|
Table of Contents
Primal Sound. Release. Posture and Breathing. Eliciting Pitches. Range and Registers. voice Classification. Agility. Resonance and Power. Growth and Maturation. Articulation. Practice Patterns. Interpretation. Requirements for a Professional Career. Choral Singing. Physical Facts. Laryngeal Anatomy and Physiology. Neurology and the Brain. Hearing. Enigmas. Voice Problems and Therapy. Hints for Teachers. Appendix.