head voice

head register


noun
  1. the high register of the human voice, in which the vibrations of sung notes are felt in the head

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How to use head voice in a sentence

  • Chest, middle, and head voice, all three form registers when exaggerated; but they should be shaded off and melt into each other.

    How to Sing | Lilli Lehmann
  • She can only feel through her intellect, her heart lies in her brain, she is a sort of intellectual epicure, she has a head-voice.

    The Duchesse de Langeais | Honore de Balzac