Skip navigation
Skip navigation

The Female Voice in American Musical Theatre (1940-1955): Mary Martin and the Development of Integrated Vocal Style

Hunt, Katrina Margaret

Description

This study examines the changing manner of female vocalisation in the American Musical (1940-1955) through the development of the integrated singing techniques of Mary Martin, an icon of American Musical Theatre. It suggests that the vocal style that she exemplified changed from a variety of idiosyncratic vocal styles linked to particular role-types to a more flexible, integrated style better able to adapt to a range of roles required by the rapidly changing...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 2016-05
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/101933

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
Hunt Thesis 2016.pdf23.7 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail
All tracks.zipaudio files zipped99.35 MBUnknown


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  12 November 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator