Sixth European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Budapest, Hungary
September 5-9, 1999

Vocal Registers Revisited

Gerrit Bloothooft, Peter Pabon

Utrecht Institute of Linguistics - OTS, Utrecht University, The Netherlands

The paper concerns the quest to find acoustical parameters that describe properties of vocal fold functioning from professional singing to voice pathologies. Improved data handling within the framework of phonetogram recordings has been used to arrive at a better understanding of what acoustical parameters could tell us about vocal registers.

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Bibliographic reference.  Bloothooft, Gerrit / Pabon, Peter (1999): "Vocal registers revisited", In EUROSPEECH'99, 423-426.