Singing

Known as: sing, sings 
Modulation of human voice to produce sounds augmented by musical tonality and rhythm.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Most believe that the ability to carry a tune is unevenly distributed in the general population. To test this claim, we asked… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
High vocal center (HVC) is part of the premotor pathway necessary for song production and is also a primary source of input to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Like the mammalian striatum, the songbird striatum receives dense dopaminergic input from the midbrain ventral tegmental area… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
  • Takayuki Nakataa, Sandra E. Trehubb
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Infants who were 6 months of age were presented with extended audiovisual episodes of their mother’s infantdirected speech or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A sung vocal line is the prominent feature of much popular music. It would be useful to reliably locate the portions of a musical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Aside from spoken language, singing represents a second mode of acoustic (auditory-vocal) communication in humans. As a new… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Birdsong is a complex vocal behavior learned during early life in a process similar to the learning of human speech. Like speech… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
When looking at a scene, observers feel that they see its entire structure in great detail and can immediately notice any changes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Songs of birds comprise hierarchical sets of vocal gestures. In zebra finches, songs include notes and syllables (groups of notes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
The "singing formant" is a high spectrum envelope peak near 2.8 kHz characteristic of vowel sounds produced in male Western opera… (More)
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