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baritone

Pronunciation: /ˈbærətəʊn; ˈbærɪtəʊn/

Translation of baritone in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (voice) barítono (masculine) he sings baritone tiene voz de barítono
    Example sentences
    • The group of unaccompanied voices comprises bass, baritone, tenor, mezzo-soprano and soprano.
    • Sitting on a low stool and cradling his beloved guitar he sang in a rich baritone a mixture of haunting ballads and cheery folk songs.
    • His bass baritone is rich and meaty, just like his heart.
    1.2 countable/numerable (singer) barítono (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • The all-male line-up is two countertenors, one tenor, two baritones, and one bass.
    • That, if you have - if taking a group of people who are singing - an average cross-section of that population - you're going to find sopranos, altos, mezzos, tenors, baritones, and basses.
    • There are eight sopranos, four mezzos, one counter-tenor, three tenors, seven baritones, and two basses.

adjective/adjetivo

  • [voice/part] de barítono; [instrument] barítono

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