tenor voice

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Noun1.tenor voice - the adult male singing voice above baritonetenor voice - the adult male singing voice above baritone
singing voice - the musical quality of the voice while singing
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Then some deep-water sailor, from the waist of the ship, lifted a rich tenor voice in the "Song of the Trade Wind":
He seemed to be a strolling minstrel, for he bore a harp in his hand, which he thrummed, while his lusty tenor voice rang out with--
Yet, though looked at with some curiosity and reserve by his more cultivated neighbours, he soon acquired a great popularity among the villagers, subscribing handsomely to all local objects, and attending their smoking concerts and other functions, where, having a remarkably rich tenor voice, he was always ready to oblige with an excellent song.
Cavalcanti has a fine tenor voice," said he, "and Mademoiselle Eugenie a splendid soprano, and then she plays the piano like Thalberg.
Irwine was speaking, the sound of a booted step and the clink of a spur were heard on the stone floor of the entrance- hall, and Joshua Rann moved hastily aside from the doorway to make room for some one who paused there, and said, in a ringing tenor voice,
And thus--in one of the finest tenor voices I ever heard--my poet sang of me:
It was a solid tenor voice that was warm as it was hugely appealing.
Mr Roberts said his friend had a fine tenor voice and had been a member of many choirs, parties and groups.
Although the term "falsetto" has been used at certain points in music history in reference to the tenor voice, Ravens uses it in its strict physiologic description; thus, the term "falsettist" describes singers who use falsetto to the exclusion of the modal voice.
Jeff has a magnificent tenor voice and has had the honor of being a guest on several television programs.
His smooth tenor voice was immediately joined by many voices from the audience.
Known for his deeply personal songs, alto-high tenor voice and unique guitar play, the singer is described as "one of rock and roll's greatest songwriters and performers .