Definition of alto:
musician (part of speech: noun)
- "The Ancien Regime", Charles Kingsley.
Confused part- writing, where a note that belongs to the Tenor is given to the Alto, or vice versa, or the haphazard addition of extraneous parts to a chord which suddenly shows an increase of notes as if fallen from the sky, to vanish as suddenly as they came, are faults found neither in his own nor his pupilsÃÂ¢Ã¢âÂ¬Ã¢âÂ¢ writing.- "Johann Sebastian Bach", Johann Nikolaus Forkel and Charles Sanford Terry.
- "Homeburg Memories", George Helgesen Fitch.