The Singing Voice in Different Cultures
Some Westerners think Chinese singers sound like squeaky brakes on a car.
Don takes you on a lighthearted journey through different ways of singing, some of which are familiar, and some you probably have never heard. You’ll discover the why and how of different styles found is different parts of the world. It is an adventure with discussions of videos of native musicians, and an opportunity for you to learn how make some of the sounds you’ll be hearing.
Locally and Globally Diverse Singing Styles
Origins of different styles
How to sing in the different styles
What to listen for in and how to enjoy different styles
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