Keep Your Voice Healthy, Brodnitz
The Singer’s Guide to Complete Health, Jahn – Good discussion of the effects of hormones, particularly on the female voice.
The Sinus Sourcebook, Rosin
Practice Skills and Mindset
The Inner Game of Music, Green & Galway
The Performer Prepares, Caldwell
Thinking Body, Dancing Mind, Chungliang & Lynch – It’s easy enough to re-think the exercises for athletics and career advancement.
You Are Your Instrument, Lieberman
A Soprano on Her Head, Ristad
Music for the Joy of It, Judy – The target audience is adult amateur musicians, but it’s an inspiring read for anyone.
Professional Voice: The Science and Art of Clinical Care, Sataloff
The Science of the Singing Voice, Sundberg
Textbook of Performing Arts Medicine, Sataloff et al
“The Acoustics of the Singing Voice,” Sundberg, Scientific American March 1977
Pedagogy – Books for voice teachers
The Structure of Singing, Miller
English, French, German and Italian Techniques of Singing, Miller
Great Singers on Great Singing, Hines
On Studying Singing, Kagen
The Functional Unity of the Singing Voice, Doscher
“Singing,” The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians
Opera & Art Song
Opera for Dummies, Pogue & Speck
Complete Preparation: A Guide to Auditioning for Opera, Dornemann
The Concert Song Companion, Osborne
An Interpretive Guide to Operatic Arias, Singher
Word by Word Translations of Songs and Arias, Part 1 (German and French) is by Coffin, Singer & Delattre; Part 2 (Italian) is by Schoep & Harris
Opera 101, Plotkin
Voice and the Actor, Berry
Auditioning for the Musical Theatre, Silver
The Complete Singer-Actor, Balk – Great for opera singers as well.
The Singing Voice, Rushmore
A Beginning Singer’s Guide, Davis