Table of Contents

Breath in Action; Contents; FOREWORD; Introduction; Section One: Breath and the Body; Section Two: Breath and the Mind; Section Three: Breath and Holistic Practice; Section Four: Transformation and the actor; CONTRIBUTORS; INDEX. Breath in Action looks at the significance of breath to human life - not just the simple fact that if we stop breathing, we die, but also the more subtle ways in which our breath interacts with our voice and our being. Written by experts in vocal and holistic practice, the book is divided into four sections: Breath and the Body; Breath and the Mind; Breath and Holistic Practice; Breath and Performance. It offers the latest theories from a variety of disciplines on how we can be taught to breath better so as to communicate better, act or sing better, feel better, live better. Combining theory w.