baritone voice

baritone voice
the second lowest adult male singing voice
Syn: ↑baritone
Hypernyms: ↑singing voice

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  • Baritone (disambiguation) — Baritone generally refers to the vocal or instrumental part between the tenor and Bass lines. [Grove Jazz] For more on this see Musical instrument classification. Baritone might refer to: *Baritone voice type **Bass baritone voice type *Baritone… …   Wikipedia

  • baritone — (n.) c.1600, from It. baritono, from Gk. barytonos deep toned, deep sounding, from barys heavy, deep, also, of sound, strong, deep, bass (see GRAVE (Cf. grave) (adj.)) + tonos tone (see TENET (Cf. tenet)). Technically, ranging from lower A in… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Baritone — This article is about the voice type. For other uses, see Baritone (disambiguation). Voice type Female voices Soprano Mezzo soprano Contralto Male voices Countertenor Tenor Baritone Bass Baritone (or barytone) is a type of male singing voice that …   Wikipedia

  • Voice type — A voice type is a particular kind of human singing voice perceived as having certain identifying qualities or characteristics. Voice classification is the process by which human voices are evaluated and are thereby designated into voice types.… …   Wikipedia

  • baritone — bar|i|tone1 [ˈbærıtəun US toun] n [Date: 1600 1700; : Italian; Origin: baritono, from Greek barytonos deep sounding , from barys heavy + tonos tone ] 1.) a male singing voice that is lower than a ↑tenor but higher than a ↑bass, or a man with a… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • baritone — [[t]bæ̱rɪtoʊn[/t]] baritones 1) N COUNT In music, a baritone is a man with a fairly deep singing voice that is lower than that of a tenor but higher than that of a bass. ...the young American baritone Monte Pederson. 2) N SING: oft N n If a man… …   English dictionary

  • baritone — [bar′ə tōn΄, ber′ə tōn΄] n. [It baritono < Gr barytonos, deep toned < barys, heavy, deep (see GRAVE1) + tonos, TONE] 1. the range of a male voice between tenor and bass 2. a) a voice or singer with such a range b) an i …   English World dictionary

  • Voice Male — is a six man contemporary a cappella group based in Utah. The group performs covers of contemporary popular songs as well as traditional Latter Day Saint music and some original material. Voice Male formed at Utah State University in 1994 as a… …   Wikipedia

  • baritone — ► NOUN 1) an adult male singing voice between tenor and bass. 2) (before another noun ) denoting an instrument that is second lowest in pitch in its family: a baritone sax. ORIGIN Greek barutonos, from barus heavy + tonos tone …   English terms dictionary

  • baritone — baritonal, adj. /bar i tohn /, Music. n. 1. a male voice or voice part intermediate between tenor and bass. 2. a singer with such a voice. 3. a large, valved brass instrument shaped like a trumpet or coiled in oval form, used esp. in military… …   Universalium

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