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Polyphonic Overtone Singing, Explained Visually
Watch German musician Anna-Maria Hefele demonstrate her impressive polyphonic singing ability.
An Ethnomusicologist Gives A Throat-Singing Lesson
Try the technique for yourself.
Key Facts In This Video
Our speaking voices don't have one fundamental tone. 00:00
The technique of two cavities splits the mouth cavity into two parts using the tongue. 02:02
Hear an example of Tuvan throat-singing: 02:28
One Part Heavy Metal, One Part Mongolian Throat Singer
Hear how one musician is blending two distinct cultural styles.
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