Top Alfred Deller Albums
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A Looming Star
A Looming Star
[2011]
Le Chant Des Castrats
Le Chant Des Castrats
[2010]
The Art of Alfred Deller: The Counter-Tenor Legacy
The Art of Alfred Deller: The Counter-Tenor Legacy
[2008]
Alfred Deller: Portrait of a Legend
Alfred Deller: Portrait of a Legend
[2004]
Purcell: Music for a While
Purcell: Music for a While
[1979]
Related Information for Alfred DellerAlfred Deller (31 May 1912 – 16 July 1979) was an English singer, one of the main figures in popularising the use of the countertenor voice in renaissance and baroque music.Deller was born in Margate, and as a boy sang in his local church choir. When his voice broke, he continued singing in his high register, eventually settling as a countertenor. Throughout the 19th century, it was only in the tradition of all-male cathedral choirs that the countertenor voice had survived. read more