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- A countertenor (also contra tenor) is a type of cl****ical male singing voice whose vocal range is equivalent to that of the female contralto or mezzo-soprano...
- range reaching the soprano high C. Countertenor range: The countertenor is the highest male voice. Many countertenor singers perform roles originally written...
- David Daniels (born 12 March 1966) is an American countertenor. Daniels was born in Spartanburg, South Carolina, the son of two singing teachers. He began...
- determining singers' vocal ranges. There are exceptions, as in opera, where countertenors employ falsetto and coloratura sopranos use the whistle register; notes...
- rare; similar to the mezzo-soprano, and almost identical to that of a countertenor, typically between the F below middle C (F3 in scientific pitch notation)...
- III and Mary II. Growing interest in Baroque music and the rise of the countertenor contributed to the work's re-entry into the repertoire. The opera received...
- Voice type Female Soprano Mezzo-soprano Contralto Male Countertenor Tenor Baritone B**** v t e...
- his work as a founding member of the pop group NSYNC, in which he sang countertenor. He has provided voices for numerous kids shows, including the voice...
- Adam Noah Levine (born March 18, 1979) is an American singer, songwriter, and actor. He is the lead singer for the pop rock band Maroon 5. Born and raised...
- but it can also be applied to men; "sopranist" is the term for a male countertenor able to sing in the soprano voice range, while a castrato is the term...
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