Weird News: Can Sex Toys Improve Singing Skills?

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A vocal coach is helping students hit the high notes with a new technique.

In an effort to increase his students' vocal power, David Ley, a drama professor at the University of Alberta, Canada is trying a new technique: He massages their throats with sex toys.

"I know it's a bit different … I know there’s a giggle factor, but it works. It relaxes tension in the larynx … it improves range and projection." Ley told

Ley found hand-held vibrators, which have a frequency around 100 and 120 hertz, the range of the human voice, and says they're improving his students' singing skills.

Learn more about his new techinque and what the students think at Huffington Post Weird NewsDavid Ley, Vocal Coach, Uses Sex Toys To Help Singers Reach Higher Octaves

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