Some Practical Considerations When Evaluating the Exceptional Adolescent Singing Voice This article examines possible causes or intensifications of vocal fatigue in adolescent singers. Factors considered include the adequacy of the singing technique, the strenuousness of the musical task, the physical singing environment, the singer's general condition, and the expectations imposed by the musical leader. Possible management strategies are proposed. ... Clinical Forum
Clinical Forum  |   July 01, 1996
Some Practical Considerations When Evaluating the Exceptional Adolescent Singing Voice
 
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  • Ward Jamison
    Allegheny College, 777 Maple Street, Meadville, PA 16335
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Speech, Voice & Prosody / Clinical Forum: Voice Disorders
Clinical Forum   |   July 01, 1996
Some Practical Considerations When Evaluating the Exceptional Adolescent Singing Voice
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, July 1996, Vol. 27, 292-300. doi:10.1044/0161-1461.2703.292
History: Received January 27, 1994 , Accepted August 25, 1994
 
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, July 1996, Vol. 27, 292-300. doi:10.1044/0161-1461.2703.292
History: Received January 27, 1994; Accepted August 25, 1994

This article examines possible causes or intensifications of vocal fatigue in adolescent singers. Factors considered include the adequacy of the singing technique, the strenuousness of the musical task, the physical singing environment, the singer's general condition, and the expectations imposed by the musical leader. Possible management strategies are proposed.

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