THE 6 QUALITIES
Speech Twang Sob Belt Falsetto Opera
The 6 Voice Qualities and their variations represent the EVT precept that all people can create an
astonishing array of vocal colours and timbres. They can be used to safely sing rock,
pop, musical theatre, classical, jazz and anything else you can think of.
THE 13 FIGURES
ONSET/OFFSET FVF BODY/COVER THYROID CRICOID LARYNX
TORSO ANCHOR HEAD & NECK ANCHOR JAW LIPS AES SIREN VELUM
The 13 figures are the anatomical elements which affect vocal tone. Each figure has a variety of articulations
which affect vocal tone in their own way. Mastery of these figures allows one to move between the different
voice qualities and their variations.