Straw Phonation

how to warm up Jun 22, 2017

Hey there crew! Have you ever heard of straw phonation? It’s using a straw to practice making sound with optimal airflow and pressure. The concept was popularized by renowned voice doctor Ingo Titze in this popular youtube video 7 years ago, and has been taken on board by singers, voice teachers, and professional voice users alike. Straws are an incredibly valuable tool for calibrating your effort to create Sound at the vocal folds – so pick one up and try this out!!

Check out the Straw Phonation (Sound) exercise here: 

Fun? Exciting? Got tips to add if you’ve tried this before? Tell me in the comments below!



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