Companion Website

Welcome to Plural Publishing's companion website, intended to enhance your use of the text Cross-Training in the Voice Studio: A Balancing Act by Norman Spivey and Mary Saunders Barton.

About the Book

Cross-Training in the Voice Studio: A Balancing Act is an innovative resource for teachers and students of singing in today's evolving professional landscape. Saunders Barton and Spivey offer an inside view of their applied studios and the results of the cross-training process.

Note: The "Exercises From DVD" tutorials found in Appendix A are provided to augment Mary Saunders Barton’s DVDs Bel Canto/Can Belto: Teaching Women to Sing Musical Theatre and Bel Canto/Can Belto: What About the Boys? Both are available for purchase through Mary’s website.

Contact Us

We invite your reactions to both Cross-Training in the Voice Studio and this site. Please feel free to call Plural Publishing, Inc. at 858-492-1555 with your questions and your suggestions for improving the book and the companion website. Additionally, do not hesitate to email us at if you need help or have comments to pass along. Please include the phrase "Cross-Training in the Voice Studio" in the subject line of your e-mail message(s). We look forward to hearing from you!