Definition of 'baritone'
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What is it about the baritone voice? Times, Sunday Times (2007)He could play the huge, bluff baritone saxophone with a tenderness that has seldom been equalled. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet you can't conjure a baritone voice by simply pressing a switch. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He loved music, singing in a light baritone voice and playing the violin. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)The German baritone is at the peak of his powers in this superb selection of songs with piano. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It may be that his deep baritone appeals to people's caveman instincts of what constitutes a strong and competent leader. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I've gone from a tenor to a baritone. The Sun (2010)I think it's more beautiful when a baritone sings it. Times, Sunday Times (2014) A baritone can wake up in the morning and not warm his voice up, he can just sing. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This German baritone is surely incomparable in this repertoire of Romantic lost love and despair. Times, Sunday Times (2013)My grandmother had studied piano; my father had a wonderful, big baritone voice. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Their deep, baritone voices hint at a potent power, their very presence on stage is a ticking bomb. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Both feature tender duets for soprano and baritone, virtuoso writing for orchestra and chorus, and open by depicting the void before life itself. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'baritone'
British English: baritone NOUN
A baritone is a man with a singing voice that is lower than that of a tenor but higher than that of a bass.
The baritone sang in a local choir for years.
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