TITLE

The Fact of the Castrato and the Myth of the Countertenor

AUTHOR(S)
DeMarco, Laura E.
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Spring2002, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p174
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the vocal category known as 'countertenor,' which centers on the octave above the tenor voice. References to the appearance of countertenors in choral music; Analysis of pertinent topics and relevant issues; Implications on studies of music.
ACCESSION #
10368996

 

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