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Resources for Voice Studies

Please keep in mind that this list of resources is not comprehensive; it is intended to be a helpful starting point for your research, particularly highlighting resources which are available via the libraries of Texas State University.


When browsing the Music Library’s stacks for music scores and instructional books relating to vocal technique, see these areas:

  •  MT 820–897 (vocal techniques)  
  •  MT 898–915 (vocal techniques for children)

For help with finding vocal music repertoire, click here.

Reference Sources for Voice Studies

A Dictionary for the Modern Singer (2014: Rowman & Littlefield)
ML 102 .V6 H63 2014 (Music Library Reference)
also available online

Dictionary of Vocal Terminology (1983: Music House)
ML 102 .V6 R4 1983 (Music Library Reference)

The Singer’s Glossary (1952: Boston Music)
ML 102 .V6 F55 1952 (Music Library Reference)