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Listen to the following two excerpts:
Which excerpt represent the mezzo-soprano range?

Excerpt B

Listen to the following excerpt:
Which vocal range does it represent? (3:03)

Bass

Listen to the following excerpt:
Which vocal range does it represent? (2:55)

Soprano

The Entry Chorus from Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi is sung by a chamber choir.

False

In this section of the song Dark Eyes the a cappella choir accompanies a:

Baritone

The aria Lucevan le Stelle is from the opera Gianni Schicchi by Giacomo Puccini.

False

The baritone range lies between the bass and the tenor.

True

The soprano register lies between the alto and tenor vocal ranges.

False

Listen to these two excerpts from Carmina Burana.
In which excerpt is the soprano range most prominent?

Excerpt B

Which of the following operas is based on a story set in British India, where a British officer falls in love with the daughter of a Brahmin priest, with tragic consequences for her?

Lakmé

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