The Developing Female Chorister Voice : Case-Study Evidence of Musical Development. / Howard, David; Welch, Graham; Himonides, Evangelos; Owens, Matthew.

In: Journal of Voice, 21.05.2018, p. 1-10.

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The Developing Female Chorister Voice : Case-Study Evidence of Musical Development. / Howard, David; Welch, Graham; Himonides, Evangelos; Owens, Matthew.

In: Journal of Voice, 21.05.2018, p. 1-10.

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Howard, David ; Welch, Graham ; Himonides, Evangelos ; Owens, Matthew. / The Developing Female Chorister Voice : Case-Study Evidence of Musical Development. In: Journal of Voice. 2018 ; pp. 1-10.

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