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The structure of singing : system and art in vocal technique

Author: Richard Miller
Publisher: Boston : Schirmer Cengage Learning, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Combining the physical, technical, and artistic aspects of singing, the author applies current findings in medicine, acoustics, phonetics, and speech therapy to the singer's needs. The text demonstrates the scientific basis of exercises and vocalises, covering all major areas of vocal technique.
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Genre/Form: Methods (Music)
Methods
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Miller
ISBN: 002872660X 9780028726601 0534255353 9780534255350
OCLC Number: 35312243
Description: xxii, 372 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The coordinated vocal onset and release : establishing dynamic muscle equilibrium through onset and release --
The supported singing voice : breath management in singing --
Agility in singing : flexible application of breath power --
The resonant voice : supraglottic considerations in singing --
The well-balanced vowel : vowel differentiation in singing --
Resonance balancing through nasal consonants : the influences of nasal continuants on resonator adjustment --
Resonance balancing through non-nasal consonants : the influence of non-nasal consonants on resonator adjustment --
Sustaining the voice : sostenuto --
Unifying the registers of male voices --
Unifying the registers of the female voice --
Vowel modification in singing : aggiustamento --
Range extension and stabilization in singing --
Messa di voce and dynamic control --
Vibrancy in singing : vibrato and vocal timbre --
Coordinating technique and communication --
Pedagogical attitudes : the aesthetics of vocal timbre --
Healthy singing --
Appendix 1 : laryngeal structure and function --
Appendix 2 : the structure and mechanics of the breath apparatus --
Appendix 3 : the physiology of the vocal tract resonator system --
Appendix 4 : the physical factors of vocal registration --
Appendix 5 : influences of various voiced and unvoiced consonants on resonator adjustment --
Appendix 6 : International phonetic alphabet (IPA) symbols.
Responsibility: Richard Miller.

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Combining the physical, technical, and artistic aspects of singing, the author applies current findings in medicine, acoustics, phonetics, and speech therapy to the singer's needs. The text demonstrates the scientific basis of exercises and vocalises, covering all major areas of vocal technique.

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