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The highest male voice
tenor
starts with t
scenery or backdrops in a play
set
starts with s
The male voice which is lower than a tenor
baritone
starts with b
the collection of songs contained in the opera including the music for the singers and orchestra
opera score
has opera in the answer
the manager of the opera company
impresario
starts with i
a solo that presents emotions; a showpiece for the singer
aria
starts with a
the story line of a play
libretto
starts with l
smaller sections of the opera; like chapters in a book
acts
starts with a
many people singing together
ensemble
starts with e
the woman's voice which is lower than a soprano
mezzo-soprano
has soprano in answer
the lowest female voice
alto
starts with a
the highest female voice
soprano
starts with s
The instrumental section in the beginning of the opera that hi-lites the melodies in the opera
overture
starts with o
A play in which the words are sung, not spoken
opera
starts with o
The person who writes the music of the play
composer
starts with c
Four people singing together
quartet
4 quarters
Three people singing together
trio
starts with t
The lowest male voice
bass
starts with b
two people singing together
duet
starts with d
the end; usually a grand scene involving as many members of the cast as possible.
finale