Articles about Respiration

Towards a Beautiful Tone
The Recorder Magazine (2016) Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 13


An Oral Pressure Conversion Ratio as a Predictor of Vocal Efficiency
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 398-406

Voice production is an inefficient process in terms of energy expended versus acoustic energy produced. A traditional efficiency measure, glottal efficiency, relates acoustic power radiated from the mouth to aerodynamic power produced in the trachea. This efficiency ranges between 0.0001% ...

The Integration of Voice and Dance Techniques in Musical Theatre: Anatomical Considerations
Medical Problems of Performing Artists (2015) Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 71-77

Musical theatre performers are required to be proficient in the three artistic disciplines of dancing, singing, and acting, although in today's modern productions, there is often a requirement to incorporate other skills such as acrobatics and the playing of an ...