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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...
- 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...
- independence of Los Altos from Guatemala was officially proclaimed on 2 February 1838. The Federal government recognized Los Altos as the sixth state of...
- The range of the alto saxophone is from concert D♭3 (the D♭ below F—see Scientific pitch notation) to concert A♭5 (or A5 on altos with a high F♯ key)...
- after Los Altos Hills, California, where he lived. In an interview from May 1979, the company's vice-president Roger V**** described the Altos' strategy...
- Stanford Jr. Palo Alto includes portions of Stanford University and shares its borders with East Palo Alto, Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Stanford...
- equestrianism. Los Altos are part of the greater Bajío region of Mexico, considered to be one of the fastest growing regions in Mexico. Los Altos are known for...
- "Los Altos History Museum display dispels myths of Sarah Winchester". Los Altos Town Crier. Retrieved 24 September 2016. Snyder, Carolyn. "Los Altos' legacy:...
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