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Definition of Altos

Altos
Alto Al"to, n.; pl. Altos. [It. alto high, fr. L. altus. Cf. Alt.] 1. (Mus.) Formerly the part sung by the highest male, or counter-tenor, voices; now the part sung by the lowest female, or contralto, voices, between in tenor and soprano. In instrumental music it now signifies the tenor. 2. An alto singer. Alto clef (Mus.) the counter-tenor clef, or the C clef, placed so that the two strokes include the middle line of the staff. --Moore.
Alto
Alto Al"to, n.; pl. Altos. [It. alto high, fr. L. altus. Cf. Alt.] 1. (Mus.) Formerly the part sung by the highest male, or counter-tenor, voices; now the part sung by the lowest female, or contralto, voices, between in tenor and soprano. In instrumental music it now signifies the tenor. 2. An alto singer. Alto clef (Mus.) the counter-tenor clef, or the C clef, placed so that the two strokes include the middle line of the staff. --Moore.

Meaning of Altos from wikipedia

- Altos may refer to: Altos (Mygdonia), a town of ancient Greece Altos (Paraguay) Altos, Brazil, a muni****lity in Piauí ****ociação Atlética de Altos, a...
- Los Altos (/lɔːs ˈæltoʊs/ (listen)) is a city in Santa Clara County, California, in northern Silicon Valley, in the San Francisco Bay Area. Los Altos means...
- independence of Los Altos from Guatemala was officially proclaimed on 2 February 1838. The Federal government recognized Los Altos as the sixth state of...
- Los Altos (Spanish, "the heights", "the highlands", "the tall [ones]") is the name of several places, including: the former state of Los Altos, Central...
- "male alto" for those countertenors who use a predominantly falsetto voice production (boys singing in their natural range may be termed "boy altos"). Voice...
- The Barrios Altos m****acre took place on 3 November 1991, in the Barrios Altos neighborhood of Lima, Peru. Fifteen people, including an eight-year-old...
- The Altos 586 was a multi-user microcomputer intended for the business market. It was introduced by Altos Computer Systems in 1983. A configuration with...
- In 2019, a Bloomberg analysis ranked Los Altos Hills the fourth richest town in the United States. Los Altos Hills has a ban on commercial zones, which...
- contemporary amphitheaters The Altos de Chavón Cultural Center Foundation Karma video by Alicia Keys Kandela - a show at the Altos de Chavón amphitheater...
- The range of the alto saxophone is from concert D♭3 (the D♭ below middle C—see Scientific pitch notation) to concert A♭5 (or A5 on altos with a high F♯...
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