close harmony

(redirected from Close harmony singing)
Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

close harmony

Music a type of singing in which all the parts except the bass lie close together and are confined to the compass of a tenth
References in periodicals archive ?
The burly seven-piece, who belt out classic guitar anthems in a close harmony singing style, are very much a reaction to the glut of manufactured music that they felt was clogging up the airwaves.
It's tied together by the Liverpool duo's evocative close harmony singing and shared lead vocals.
It transpired that while living among this hardcore bunch of kill-joys she'd never danced, been allowed to grow flowers, seen the sea, been given an instrument or even allowed to indulge in a bit of close harmony singing.
The barbershop chorus prides itself on its close harmony singing and meets every Tuesday in the Billingham Masonic Lodge Hall, Mill Lane, between 7.
He added: "I have enjoyed performing close harmony singing for many years, and have been interested in how to coach the voice.
Boss Sounds Festival (Throughout 2005): Reggae fans can look forward to a series of events over the year including The Abyssinians, who are among the most respected of Jamaica's reggae bands and inventors of a roots variation of close harmony singing.
It can, at times, be something akin to sado-masochism but without any of the perversion - if you don't count Shenkin the regimental goat, or the close harmony singing.
Their offering of a few Welsh Christmas carols was a perfect nod to the heritage of male close harmony singing.
The Andrews Sisters were an American close harmony singing group, consisting of sisters LaVerne, Maxene and Patricia.
If stack heels and glitter isn't quite your thing though, then why not enjoy a bit of close harmony singing with the Barbershop Quartet at Raglan Parc Golf Club?
Successful Rat Pack tribute shows roam the length of Britain with their close harmony singing and sly banter.
The threesome are to be known as Elysium, with a repertoire of close harmony singing for music festivals, corporate functions and private ceremonies.