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Mezzo Soprano


Mezzo Soprano

It's the female vocal range among soprano and alto.

Mezzo sopranos have a tone that is darker than sopranos but lighter than altos.

Range:

From A below middle C & the second F or G above middle C.

Word Origin:

It had origin of the Italian word mezzo, meaning "half".

Famous Mezzo Sopranos:

  • Rise Stevens
  • Gladys Swarthout
  • Jennie Tourel