Markiert: Breanny Elyce Sinclair

On the Subject of Trans Voices (by Jake Bellissimo)

On the Subject of Trans Voices (by Jake Bellissimo)

This issue is present across the board in music, but it has a special position in art music. Unlike many other genres and practices (whose definition of gender is mainly informed by societal prejudices), art music has a well-accepted history of distorting the role of gender in vocal analysis alongside (but still intertwined with) cultural progress.