• Castrato - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castrato A castrato (Italian, plural: castrati) is a type of classical male singing voice equivalent to that of a soprano, mezzo-soprano, or contralto. The voice is produced ...
  • Castrati | Define Castrati at Dictionary.com

    dictionary.reference.com/browse/castrati noun, plural castrati [ka-strah-tee, kuh-; Italian kah-strah-tee] ) 1. a male singer, especially in the 18th century, castrated before puberty to prevent his soprano ...
  • Castrati - definition of castrati by The Free Dictionary

    www.thefreedictionary.com/castrati It's so blokey that nearly half its audience turn out to be women - no doubt the type who prefer their men to be real men - not modernday 'metrosexual' castrati who ...
    • Castrato | Define Castrato at Dictionary.com

      dictionary.reference.com/browse/castrato noun, plural castrati [ka-strah-tee, kuh-; Italian kah-strah-tee] ) 1. a male singer, especially in the 18th century, castrated before puberty to prevent his soprano ...
    • USRF - The Voice of the Castrato

      www.usrf.org/news/010308-jenkins_lancet.html The castrati with the finest voices became operatic idols. ... in modern terms, the voice of the castrato has led to the revival of the countertenor. ...
    • USRF - Castrati Singers of Italy

      www.usrf.org/news/010308-castrati.html USRF - A fascinating insight into the use of castrated male singers for singing alto in church choirs during 17th and 18th century Italy.
    • Castrato | Definition of Castrato by Merriam-Webster

      www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/castrato Define castrato: a singer castrated before puberty to preserve the soprano or contralto range of his voice—usage, synonyms, more. Follow: GAMES; WORD OF THE DAY;