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The Association's newsletter

The British Voice Association newsletter 'Communicating Voice' is published three times a year.

  • Members have exclusive access to the current edition of 'Communicating Voice' in PDF format via our website Members' Area – members may still elect to receive printed copies is they prefer.
  • Back issues are publicly available in PDF format (see below).


Current edition

Volume 21, Issue 2 (Summer 2021)


  • Guest Editorial
    by BVA President, Craig Lees
  • Event review
    Secrets of the Spoken Voice
  • World Voice Day 2021
    Contributions by BVA members
    New, BVA voice-care leaflet
  • Feature article
    Facilitating the Empowerment of Transgender Voices Through Singing: Alex Pullinger
  • Book Reviews
    Psychology of Voice Disorders: 2nd edition
    Deborah Caputo Rosen, Johnathan Brandon Sataloff, Robert T Sataloff
    Reviewed by Marissa Steer
    Training the Contemporary Commercial Singer: Elizabeth Ann Benson
    Reviewed by Jonathan Gunthorpe and Jo Sear
    Sing From Your Core: Jole Berlage Buccellati
    Reviewed by Alessandra Testai
    Event Preview
    Choice for Voice 2021: Crossing Boundaries in Voice


Next edition: Volume 21, Issue 3 (Autumn/Winter 2021)



Back issues

Back issues of 'Communicating Voice' (starting from Summer 2009) are publicly available in PDF format .


Archived newsletter content

A selection of articles and book reviews from issues of 'Communicating Voice' prior to its availability in PDF format.



Neither the British Voice Association nor the Editor can be held responsible for errors or any consequences arising from the use of information contained in its newsletters (or extracts from its newsletters published online); the views and opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the British Voice Association (BVA) or the Editor, neither does the publication of advertisements constitute any endorsement by the BVA or Editor of any products or services featured.

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