COLUMBIA — Speakers and performers will gather at the Missouri Theatre on Saturday to learn about and enjoy the human voice.
The event runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and includes a lunch break. In the morning, Matthew Page and James Denneny of the MU School of Medicine will give brief lectures on voice anatomy and common problems. Associate professor Ann Harrell of the MU School of Music, along with other professionals, will discuss voice habits and maintaining a healthy voice.
There will be several performances after lunch, including opera, a gospel choir, a storyteller and musical theater.
An event program is also available online.
The event is sponsored by the MU Voice, Swallow and Airway Center, the MU School of Medicine, the MU School of Music, the MU School of Health Professions and the College of Arts and Science.