Based on the information included in these resources -- GREAT PERFORMANCES' Opera Basics and the San Diego Opera's Operapaedia: Voice Types in Opera -- use brackets to label the typical voice range of each of the male and female operatic voices.
Label the three female voices, soprano, mezzo-soprano, and contralto, on the keyboard below.
Label the three male voices, tenor, baritone, and bass, on the keyboard below.
As you read about the various operatic voices, complete the table below.
Name of Operatic Voice
Type of Character/Role Usually
Associated with This Voice