NMC Learning at Home: The Voice and Spectrograms

For NMC Learning at Home, Evan the Educator uses different tools and technology to show you how the voice works and introduces you to spectrograms, a visual representation of sound.

Look for more lessons that connect science and sound every week, and check out the links below for further exploration:

  • Click HERE to watch the vocal cords, from inside the body, of four people singing beautiful music. It might be the most eye-opening three-minutes on YouTube.
  • Click HERE for our favourite online spectrogram.

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Special thanks to the Rozsa Foundation and Calgary Foundation for their support of the NMC Learning at Home series.