A PRINCIPLES OF VOICE PRODUCTION TUTORIAL SERIES
set of webpages (think of it as a website within a website) was
created to help you conquer scientific concepts of voice production.
This site may be especially helpful for those who haven't taken a
course in physics recently (or ever).
Ideally, you already have the text by
Dr. Ingo Titze, Principles of Voice Production, (click here to order the book). Material found here
parallels the organization
Three learning aids
were developed by Julie Ostrem and Jeff Fields of the NCVS
staff. Funding was provided by the NCVS Continuing Education
initiative from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication
Disorders. Click on the graphic to launch that tutorial series in a
new browser window. Close that browser window when finished to return
to this NCVS web page.
||Each equation that appears in the
text is explained in plain English. Along the way, "what if" questions
and discussions of the relevance of the terms also are examined.
||One- or two-page mini-courses give you simplified overviews
of many topics covered in the text. Animations, quick-time
movies and audio clips are linked to the pages to enhance
the text descriptions.
||Once you feel that you've mastered a topic, travel to the
testing center to see if you've truly absorbed all you need
to know. Your test will be scored immediately to detect any