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MA Student To Present At The Voice Foundation’s 50th Annual Symposium

Friday 26th March 2021

We would like to wish MA student Caro Avilés huge congratulations on her invitation to present at the Voice Foundation Symposium 2021!

Caro will be presenting ‘Twang As A Strategy For High Notes Production In CCM Singers’ at The Voice Foundation’s 50th Annual Symposium, in June 2021.⁠

Caro Avilés

Caro Avilés is a Professional Singer with vast experience in popular music styles such as Jazz, Bossa nova, Soul, R&B, Pop, Latin Folklore, etc.  She sings in Spanish...

The Voice Foundation

In 1969, The Voice Foundation was founded by internationally celebrated voice specialist Wilbur James Gould. At this time interdisciplinary care of the human voice...

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MA Voice Pedagogy degree helps US alumnus Matt Asti secure new role

Voice Study Centre
Friday 1st December 2023

It gives us great pleasure to share that MA Voice Pedagogy alumnus Matt Asti has recently started a new artist-lecturer role (adjunct faculty) at Moravian University, a private liberal arts university in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.


Joan O’Malley: From MA to PhD

Jody Sparrow
Tuesday 28th November 2023

We send our warmest congratulations to MA Voice Pedagogy alumna Joan O’Malley, who in October 2023 enrolled as a PhD candidate at Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin) under the supervisorship of Dr Rachel Talbot and Dr Helen Lawlor!


What lies beyond independent research? (Are Research-Practice Partnerships a useful next step?)

Claire Thomas
Monday 27th November 2023

Theory, defined by Wacker (1998) as being made up of 'conceptual definitions, domain limitations, relationship-building and predictions', is an important driver of practice (Brinegar et al., 2022). Without it, practice can become dull or dangerous (Wacker, 1998). As practitioners in our field, we are...