The voice that nature has given to man is able to transmit sounds not only in conversation and expression of emotions, but also when singing. The melody of the human voice is very rich, its palette is multicolored, and the ranges of sound heights are very individual. These criteria allowed a person to define a separate genre of vocals in art.
The concept itself was defined and designated in Latin (vocalis – “sounding”). A vocalist is a musician who uses his or her voice as an instrument. It may be the low sounding and the singing notes of the upper register. Bass or soprano, baritone or mezzo-soprano, Alto or tenor are different types of singing voices. Continue reading
Scientists at American northwestern University, led by neurologist Nina Kraus, conducted an interesting experiment that proves the direct effect of music on the brain.
While reading this article, I suggest you listen to songs online and enjoy your favorite music.
The main task of the experiment is to study the influence of music on a person’s ability to concentrate.
The experiment involved two dozen volunteers who were asked to view a film of their choice.In the process of viewing, the word from the Mandarin dialect “mi” sounded as a background. It has musicality, changing its meaning depending on the key. On a high tone, it means “embarrass”, on a low tone – “rice”, on a normal tone – “look askance”. Interestingly, half of the subjects had previously studied music, but there were no professional musicians among them. Continue reading