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Tenor

noun

1) A state of holding on in a continuous course; manner of continuity; constant mode; general tendency; course; career.

2) That course of thought which holds on through a discourse; the general drift or course of thought; purport; intent; meaning; understanding.

3) Stamp; character; nature.

4) An exact copy of a writing, set forth in the words and figures of it. It differs from purport, which is only the substance or general import of the instrument.

5) The higher of the two kinds of voices usually belonging to adult males; hence, the part in the harmony adapted to this voice; the second of the four parts in the scale of sounds, reckoning from the base, and originally the air, to which the other parts were auxillary.

6) A person who sings the tenor, or the instrument that play it.

Example Sentences for

Tenor

1) The bassoon is a woodwind instrument in the double reed family that typically plays music written in the bass and Tenor registers , and occasionally higher
2) The Seasons is written for a fairly large late-Classical orchestra , a chorus singing mostly in four parts , and three vocal soloists , representing archetypal country folk : Simon -LRB- bass -RRB- , Lucas -LRB- Tenor -RRB- , and Hanne -LRB- soprano -RRB-
3) In 1994 the Peruvian Tenor , Ernesto Palacio invited him to Italy to work on a recording of Vicente Martín y Solers opera Il Tutore Burlato
4) A celebrated Tenor had sung in Italian and a notorious contralto had sung in jazz and between the numbers people were doing stunts’ all over the garden, while happy vacuous bursts of laughter rose toward the summer sky.
5) Juan Diego Flórez -LRB- born January 13 , 1973 in Lima , Peru -RRB- is a Peruvian operatic Tenor , particularly known for his roles in bel canto operas
6) The first Tenor and the contralto, however, brought down the house.
7) Then he gets to the second series of suspicious actions: the whole Tenor of his conduct to Lord Grondale, a nobleman of the first consequence, whose numerous virtues it is not in my power to praise as they deserve.
8) I heard him when he was in his prime and I think he had then the purest Tenor voice that was ever put into a man’s throat.’ ‘Strange,ssaid Mr Bartell D Arcy.
9) A celebrated Tenor had sung in Italian and a notorious contralto had sung in jazz and between the numbers people were doing stunts’ all over the garden, while happy vacuous bursts of laughter rose toward the summer sky.
10) Instructional -LRB- Tenor Banjo -RRB-
11) The parts are called soprano , alto , Tenor and bass
12) Juan Diego Flórez -LRB- born January 13 , 1973 in Lima , Peru -RRB- is a Peruvian operatic Tenor
13) The first Tenor and the baritone and Miss Healy stood together, waiting tranquilly, but Mr Bell’s nerves were greatly agitated because he was afraid the audience would think that he had come late.
14) There are contrabass trombones , bass trombones , Tenor trombones , alto trombones , soprano trombones , and piccolo trombones
15) He was signed by Decca in 2001 and since then has released six solo recital CDs on the Decca label : Rossini Arias , which won the 2003 Cannes Classical Award ; Una furtiva lagrima , which won the 2004 Cannes Classical Award ; Great Tenor Arias which won the 2005 Echo Klassik award for the best arias and duets recital ; Sentimiento Latino ; Arias for Rubini and most recently , Bel Canto Spectacular
16) Mr M Coy had been at one time a Tenor of some reputation.
17) She knew that the first Tenor would not like to come on after Mr Meade’s comic turn.
18) Anthony Rolfe Johnson , -LRB- born 5 November 1940 ; died 21 July 2010 -RRB- was an English operatic Tenor
19) Harry Reser , who also played plectrum banjo , was arguably the best Tenor banjoist of the same era and wrote a large number of works for Tenor banjo as well as instructional material
20) Anthony Rolfe Johnson , CBE -LRB- 5 November 194021 July 2010 -RRB- was an English operatic Tenor
21) Then he gets to the second series of suspicious actions: the whole Tenor of his conduct to Lord Grondale, a nobleman of the first consequence, whose numerous virtues it is not in my power to praise as they deserve.
22) A baritone is a man with a voice range between that of a Tenor -LRB- high male voice -RRB- and bass -LRB- low male voice -RRB-
23) There is a soprano called Hanne , a Tenor called Lucas and a bass called Simon
24) She knew that the first Tenor would not like to come on after Mr Meade’s comic turn.
25) Paul Williams -LRB- stage name for Paul Humphrey -RRB- , songwriter , mandolinist and Tenor singer for bluegrass legend `` Jimmy Martin and the Sunny Mountain Boys '
26) Freddy Malins said there was a Negro chieftain singing in the second part of the Gaiety pantomime who had one of the finest Tenor voices he had ever heard. ‘Have you heard him?she asked Mr Bartell D Arcy across the table. ‘No,sanswered Mr Bartell D Arcy carelessly. ‘Because,sFreddy Malins explained, now I d be curious to hear your opinion of him.
27) The bass and the second Tenor had already come.
28) Essentially, the Tenor of Hugh Trevor is that, although man is good and for the most part educable to virtue, society as it stands is so corrupt that it will take enormous changes to clean it up.
29) Mr M Coy had been at one time a Tenor of some reputation.
30) -LRB- One recent incident occurred in 2006 when Tenor Roberto Alagna was booed off the stage during a performance of Aïda , forcing his understudy , Antonello Palombi , to quickly replace him mid-scene without time to change into a costume . -RRB-