Sentence Examples


  • As in choruses baritone and low tenor singers always prevail, d - d', at French or at medium pitch, would really be the.
  • The lower vibration number is justified by due consideration of the three divisions of the male voice, bass, tenor and alto, as given by Praetorius, whose Cammerton very closely corresponds with Bernhardt Schmidt's Durham organ, 1663-1668, the original pitch of which has been proved by Professor Armes to have been a 1 474.1.
  • - We, with our stereotyped modern notions of the grouping of voices, may get some idea of the freedom of the 16thcentury composers' imagination by noting that the four-part movements for semi-chorus or solo voices in Palestrina's Masses present us with no fewer than seventeen different combinations of voices, and that of these the familiar group of soprano, alto, tenor and bass is not the most common, though it is invariable as that used for entire four-part Masses.
  • 8 horns, 4 of whom are also required to play 4 specially constructed tenor and bass tubas.
  • The whole tenor of his thoughts instantaneously changed; the battle seemed the memory of a remote event long past.

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