UM Docs Put On Sonic Experience To Stress Importance Of Vocal Health

Apr 17, 2014


A Brazilian group performs under a tent on the student center patio.
Credit Lisann Ramos

Frost School of Music performers teamed up with otolaryngologists from the University of Miami's medical school for on-campus concerts on World Voice Day, April 16.

The day-long event was planned by UM's otolaryngology department to highlight the importance of vocal health. After the concerts, UM held classes for vocalists incorporating yoga techniques.


Forty-nine countries celebrated Voice Day worldwide. A few cities host Voice Day flash mobs, fundraisers and, of course, radio programs.


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