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selenamalter Group Title

Does singing count as an instrament? Im an actress and singer and people say "that doesnt count"

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  1. WWENDT Group Title
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    Technically, singing is NOT an instrument except of the human kind. Usually when we speak of instruments we are referring to those that were made my man - trumpet, drum, violin, etc but certainly the voice is an instrument of music in the musicial sense, so in those terms it IS AN INSTRUMENT. wmw

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    Props to @WWENDT. Awesome answer, sir!

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  3. jonnyboy66 Group Title
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    I think it is and is not an instrument i think it is because you are making music with your voice and I think it isnt because you can't actually play the vocal chords

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  4. Dyiliq Group Title
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    Singing is most DEFINITELY an instrument. There should never be any doubt that you can make music with your voice, SO it is a musical instrument.

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  5. jonnyboy66 Group Title
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    i guess your right

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  6. ingenue Group Title
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    It does count, but it's not called 'singing', per se... it's usually referred to as 'voice', or as your own type of voice-- for example, tenor, soprano, alto, bass, countertenor, contralto, etc.

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  7. lgbasallote Group Title
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    voice is said to be the oldest instrument after all

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  8. mattfeury Group Title
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    Agreed with everyone saying yes. Everything is an instrument if you play it the right way.

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  9. rebeccaskell94 Group Title
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    Good sir, hippo man ;D

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  10. lgbasallote Group Title
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    and if it's the wrong way..then what is it hippo man /:)

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  11. Bbabycakes6921 Group Title
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    I agree with WWENDT :)

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  12. Dyiliq Group Title
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    NOO Let's fight about it some more! Preez?

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  13. rebeccaskell94 Group Title
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    hahahaha why??

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  14. lgbasallote Group Title
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    coz we like arguments *whistle*

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  15. diamondmoments Group Title
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    I'd definitely would say that singing counts as an instrument but hey that's just me. I love to sing also. :)

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    Yes, as the vocal chords can create pitches, and carry vibrations. Some would argue that it isn't an instrument because you don't have to necessarily learn to sing. But in reality, singing techniques can be equally as challenging. Someone can pick up the violin, and pluck a string, and not know how to properly play. Singing is the exact same way. Without proper body structure, consonant manipulation, Singing of vowels and phrases instead of words, one can seem just as amateur as someone who just picked up an instrument.

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  17. thechocoluver445 Group Title
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    Singing isn't an instrument, but vocals are. Your vocal chords make pitches by bending themselves.

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