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The style of singing you describe is known as "intoning". Here is a description from online copy of ["A Dictionary of Music and Musicians (1900) edited by George Grove", article by William Smyth Rockstro] (https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/A_Dictionary_of_Music_and_Musicians/Intoning). INTONING. The practice of singing the opening phrase of a Psalm, ...


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This is a tough question to answer, as it depends on the definition of the word "band". Did they have to have toured? Did they have to record an album? Did they have to have more than one actual member? Is the front man considered a member of his backup band, i.e. is James Brown a J.B. or Bruce Springsteen in the E Street Band? Etc. etc. etc. That having ...


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Your best bet in the classical world may well be Flemish Polyphony. Missa Virgo Prudentissima, Gloria A bit of research indicates that the subgenre of late Burgundian motet is the ideal overlap of complex polyphony with a distinct lead voice: Mass O Crux Lignum Motets Chanson - Antoine Busnois I've found it difficult to find this elsewhere in classical ...


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Luciano Pavarotti was born on 12 October 1935 in Modena, North Italy and died there on 6 September 2007 from pancreatic cancer. Pavarotti began his career in smaller Italian opera houses. He made his debut at La Scala in 1965 and at the Metropolitan Opera in New York 1972. He became even more famous in 1990 when his rendition of the aria "Nessun dorma" from ...


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The reason is the different vocal techniques used by women in classical and pop music. Male singers mostly use similar techniques in both genres. The higher part of their range is preferred, particularly in solo singing. In classical music women sing in head voice which fits naturally about an octave above a male voice. The most important difference in ...


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Steven Wilson has been the frontman of: Porcupine Tree Blackfield His own solo band Storm Corrosion I.E.M. (Incredible Expanding Mindfuck) Bass Communion No-Man


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Perhaps because to laugh the first time may be spontaneous but to laugh every time feels contrived, and laughter come across better as the former than the latter.


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https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bon_Scott#Death End of 4th block states the official cause of death was acute alcohol poisoning.


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According to Wikipedia she does have a sister: Lipa has two younger siblings, a sister named Rina and a brother named Gjin.


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I suppose the other singer is Brendan Benson, the other singer (and also guitarist) of the band. He is credited as songwriter and producer of this song. You can also see, in this live recording, that he sings alternately with Jack White.


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Roy Wood Apart from playing 17 instruments or more, he’s been involved with Mike Sheridan and The Nightriders The Nightriders The Move Electric Light Orchestra Wizzard Wizzo Band Annie Haslam Roy Wood's Helicopters The Rockers The Roy Wood Big Band The Wombles with Roy Wood Roy Wood Rock & Roll Band Drake & Spadepakk The Beach Boys


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