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Top : Arts : Music : History : Castrati (11 web sites)
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Arts: Music: Composition: Composers: B: Broschi,_Riccardo
Arts: Music: Vocal: Singers: Classical: Countertenors
Society: History: By_Topic: Social_History: Eunuchs
Arts: Movies: Titles: F: Farinelli
Society: Transgendered: People
Arts: Music: Vocal
Arts: Music: Styles: E: Early_Music: Performers: Vocal_and_Choral
 Related Web Pages

All You Would Want To Know About the Castrati
Includes FAQ, pictures and biographies, bibliography, and links.
http://www.velluti.org/index.htm

Castrati and Countertenors
Chat and forums for people who love the high male voice.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/castratiandcountertenors/

The Male Soprano Page
Information and discography on modern singers reviving the lost art of the castrati; includes bibliography, biographies for current and past adult male sopranos.
http://www.tp4.rub.de/~ak/disc/

Urological Sciences Research Foundation: Castrati Singers of Italy
Article about the use of castrated male singers for singing alto in church choirs during 17th and 18th century Italy. RealAudio sample from Allessandro Moreschi. The life story of Carlo Broschi, known as Farinelli.
http://www.usrf.org/news/010308-castrati.html