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Old Posted Sep 13, 2019, 2:41 AM
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Originally Posted by Acajack View Post
What does "vocal fry" mean?
Frying in singing is to sing lower than the modal (main) voice. You do this by breaking the tone with a rapid gargle. For example in high school, I learned my modal ended around G1 and had to turn to vocal fries to get to F#1.

In speech, it is turning to this technique to get your voice to sound lower and deeper than usual. Women do this to make them sound more authoritative when dealing with co-workers, for example.
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