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The Science of Sound

A visit with Nandhu Radhakrishnan, Assistant Professor of Communication Science and Disorders

By Sean Powers
Published: - Topics: western classical singing professional speaking taan gestures communication voice exercise

Western Classical Singing versus Indian Classical Singing

Topics: taan gestures Indian classical singing

A major part of Radhakrishnan’s research entails comparing voice production between Western classical singers and Indian classical singers. After studying the voice levels of both cultures, he concludes that Indian classical singers do not rely on breath support nearly as much as Western singers.