Articles about Singers

Journal of Singing (2016) Vol. 72, No. 3, pp. 379-381


From Kindergarten to College: Understanding Young Voices and Keeping Them Healthy
Choral Journal (2016) Vol. 56, No. 8, pp. 22-32

In 2009, Chorus America conducted a study that estimated that as many as 10 million children in America participate in a choral ensemble on a weekly basis. Children and adolescents who sing not only perform better in academic environments but ...

Evaluation of Singer's Voice Quality by Means of Visual Pattern Recognition
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 127.e21-127.e30

The article presents a description of the algorithm of singing voice quality assessment that uses selected methods from the field of digital image processing and recognition. It adopts the assumption that an audio signal with recorded vocal exercise can be ...

Semioccluded Vocal Tract Exercises: Changes in Laryngeal and Pharyngeal Activity During Stroboscopy
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 377.e1-377.e9

The purpose of this study was to compare the changes in laryngeal activity from baseline during three different semioccluded vocal tract exercises (SOVTs). Transnasal stroboscopy was performed while four singers performed three SOVTs (straw phonation, lip trill, and tongue trill) ...