For optimal strength training, expert researchers and vocal coaches recommend that you use the OOVO Straw in 5-minute increments, 5 times per day. Here are a few exercises created by The Naked Vocalist to get you started. The goal is to promote muscle memory and reinforce positive habits—strengthening your vocal cords while minimizing impact.
Morning email? OOVO. Walk to the train? OOVO. Waiting in line? OOVO.
The OOVO Straw™ is a patent pending, wearable vocal tool made with 100% precious metals—no plastic, chemicals, or synthetic materials. It helps vocalists find their best voice without damaging our oceans.
Vocal Strength & Benefits
For singers and speakers, research has demonstrated Semi-Occluded Vocal Tract (SOVT) training to be the most effective vocal training for those whose voice is their life and livelihood. To see how it works, check out these videos by our friends and vocal coaches John Henny (check out his free online course); Leigh McReigh (a great video focusing on vocal recovery); and the inventor of the exercise Dr. Ingo Titze. Want to dive deeper? Read this study on straw phonation published by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA).
If you’re serious about bringing your best vocal every time, OOVO is the best choice for a better voice.