Let’s be clear – this is not about accent.
Australian accents, broad or otherwise, are as valid as any other. And in fact, nasal resonance, as distinct from ‘nasality’, is a vital element in the blend of resonances that give our voices colour and carrying power.
Nasality like Hanson’s, occurs when sound leaves the body almost exclusively through the nose, limiting vocal range, depth and flexibility.
So what causes this irritating phenomenon?Read More