Vocal Anatomy

Unit 1

 

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The human voice is a wind instrument with many complex and interconnected parts. Some of these parts work together in the breathing process, and some work together to produce the sound of the voice.

Click on the parts below to learn about each of the anatomical parts of the vocal mechanism.

 

 

The Breathing Apparatus

 

The Vocal Tract

 

 
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Rib Cage

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Intercostals

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Lungs

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Diaphragm

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Abdominals

 

 

 

 

 
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Trachea and Bronchial Tubes

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Palate

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Jaw

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Lips

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Tongue

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Nasal cavities

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Larynx