Research and science

Down Syndrome And The Voice

IN THIS VIDEO What does it mean to have Down Syndrome (DS)? How does having DS affect the ability to use the voice? This webinar will describe how DS affects development and learning, and will explain how their unique profile of strengths and difficulties can help us support people with……

Big Twang Theory: How It Relates To Ring

Big Twang Theory: How It Relates To Ring

IN THE VIDEO There is a lot of new information emerging about how twang and ringing voice qualities are produced.  Join Kerrie Obert as she shares her research on the topic and provides practical tips for use in all styles of singing. ABOUT  Kerrie Obert, MA., CCC/SLP is a speech……

Teaching Transgender Voices

IN THIS VIDEO Dr Emerald Lessley will explain the meaning of transgender in terms of physiological changes. She will discuss the challenges a singer and singing teacher may experience. And share the vocal exercises and considerations that help her transgender singers. ABOUT  Dr. Emerald Lessley received her DMA from the……

The Acoustic Landscape Singers Inhabit

IN THIS VIDEO Vocal pedagogue and author of books Practical Vocal Acoustics and Kinesthetic Voice Pedagogy: Motivating Acoustic Efficiency explains how to apply acoustical science to the voice. He presents three factors of vocal acoustics, some innate responses we have to the acoustic landscape and how it affects vocal training, and some……

The Secret To Crossing Between Styles

IN THIS VIDEO  Laurel Irene Mehaffey and David Harris will show you how to understand the vocal acoustics related to different styles, how to differentiate between acoustic choices, and exercises to help you focus your resonator so that you can more easily achieve whatever sound you want to make, regardless……

Vocology, what is it?

IN THIS VIDEO Renowned voice scientist Dr Titze will discuss how science and the practice of voice habilitation can help the singing teacher. ABOUT  Dr Ingo Titze is a world-renowned voice scientist and executive director of the National Center for Voice and Speech at the University of Utah. He was……

Vocal Science 2

IN THIS VIDEO How science can help the singing teacher part 2. Ryan continues to review the concepts of formants and harmonics in voice and how this knowledge can help you get your students to realise you are even more amazing than they already thought. ABOUT Ryan is a Canadian……

Vocal Science 1

IN THIS VIDEO How science can help the singing teacher. Ryan will be reviewing the concepts of formants and harmonics in voice and how this knowledge can help you get your students to realise you are even more amazing than they already thought. ABOUT Ryan is a Canadian based singing……