Hypermobility and singing – is it relevant?

Screen Shot 2014-04-27 at 22.35.27I’ve been learning a lot of interesting things about performers and medical issues. One topic which piqued my interest and gave me an ah-ha moment was that of hypermobility aka doublejointedness. This condition can be an advantage for some performing artist but if you are a singer and have it in your larynx that could be a disaster. Check out more and feel free to make comments or give feedback on my theories

 

 

 

 

Some links to stuff covered in the video:

www.isingmag.com

http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/joint-hypermobility/Pages/Introduction.aspx

http://www.arthritisresearchuk.org/arthritis-information/conditions/joint-hypermobility.aspx

http://hypermobility.org

 

The Beighton Score (assessing for hypermobility)