It's an old cliche: an opera singer hits a note so high, it breaks a wine glass. It may seem over the top, but with a little science (and an amp), you too can break a glass like the finest soprano!
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http://large.stanford.edu/courses/2007/ph210/scodary2/
http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/001401397187711
http://www.asha.org/public/hearing/Noise/
https://pages.mtu.edu/~suits/notefreqs.html
https://www.wsdot.wa.gov/TNBhistory/Machine/machine3.htm
http://www.discovery.com/tv-shows/mythbusters/mythbusters-database/human-voice-shatter-glass/