Isaac Nathan on the “Feigned” aka “Pharyngeal” voice

Here are some wonderful quotes from Isaac Nathan's "Misurgia Vocalis" published in 1836, on using the feigned voice, or what might today be considered the voce faringea or voce della strega. I highly recommend this book to all teachers of voice as an excellent example of the teaching methods of the early 1800s. There is a break, more or less, [...]