Research on singing has been conducted as part of the AIRS (Advancing Interdisciplinary Research in Singing) SSHRC Major Collaborative Research Initiative (2009-2016) directed by Dr. Annabel Cohen. The co-edited Routledge Companion to Interdisciplinary Studies in Singing: Vol 1 Development, Vol 2 Education, and Vol 3 Well-being, is a forthcoming book series (Series Editor, A. J. Cohen) representing consolidated work of the collaboration.
Publications on Singing
Cohen, A. J. (2019). Singing. In D. Levitin & Rentfrew (Eds.). Foundations of Music Psychology: Theory and research (pp 685-750). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press
Cohen, A.J. & Ludke, K. (2019). Digital libraries for singing: The example of the AIRS project. In G. Welch, D. M. Howard, & J. Nix Oxford handbook of singing (pp. 393-407). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
Cohen, A. J. (2017). Music and Text: Vocal Musicianship. In R. Ashley and R. Timmers (Eds.) Routledge companion to music cognition (337-348). New York, NY: Routledge.
Ellis, B. K., Hwang, H., Savage, P. E., Pan, B.-Y., Cohen, A. J., & Brown, S. (2016). Identifying Style-Types in a Sample of Musical Improvisations Using Dimensional Reduction and Cluster Analysis. Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts. https://doi.org/10.1037/aca0000072 [online first - awaiting print for 2018]
Cohen, A. J., Vincent, C., Moses, D. S., Fujinaga, I., Lefford, N., & Tzanatakis, G. (2013). A digital library to advance interdisciplinary research in singing. Paper presented at the International Congress on Acoustics (ICA). Montreal. Session 5aMUb: Digital Libraries for Speech and Singing. Proceedings of Meetings on Acoustics, 19, 030579, pp 1-9.
Cohen, A. J. & Trehub, S. E. ( 2011.) The psychology of singing. Psychomusicology: Music, Mind & Brain, 21.
Cohen, A. J. (2011). Dedication to Johan Sundberg. Psychomusicology: Music, Mind & Brain, 21,
Cohen, A. J. (2011. Introduction to the special volume on the Psychology of Singing. Psychomusicology: Music, Mind & Brain, 21,
Cohen, A. J. (2011) Creativity in Singing:Universality and the question of critical periods. In D. Hargreaves, D. Miell, & R.A.R. MacDonald (Eds.) Musical Imaginations: Multidisciplinary perspectives on creativity, performance, and perception (pp.173-189). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
Cohen, A. J. (2011). Advancing interdisciplinary research in singing: A performance perspective. In A. Williamon, D. Edwards, & L. Bartel (eds.) International Symposium on Performance Science (pp. 105- 110). The Netherlands: Association Européenne des Conservatoires, Acadmies de Musique et Musikhochschulen (AEC).
Cohen, A. J. (2010). Audiovisual Recording. In A.J. Mills, G. Durepos, & E. Wiebe (Eds.). Encyclopedia of case study research. (pp. 30-32 ). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. (relates to importance of AV recording for singing research)
Cohen, A. J. (2010). Longitudinal studies. In A. J.Mills, G. Durepos, & E. Wiebe (Eds.). Encyclopedia of case study research. (pp. 81-84). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. (relates to importance of longitudinal studies for singing research).
Cohen, A. J., Armstrong, V.L., Lannan, M.S., & Coady, J. D. (2009). A protocol for cross-cultural research on acquisition of singing. Neurosciences and Music III-Disorders and Plasticity: Annals of the New York Academy of Science, 1169, 112-115.