duminică, 18 august 2019

Goddess of metal voices



Searching on Internet I tried to categorize the well known female voices. The order is alphabetic.
  1. Agnete M. Kirkevaag - dramatic mezzo soprano
  2. Alissa White-Gluz - mezzo soprano with death growl capabilities (?!?)
  3. Amanda Somerville - alto/contralto
  4. Amy Lee - lyric mezzo soprano
  5. Anette Olzon - lyric mezzo soprano
  6. Anneke van Giersbergen - light lyric soprano (early), mezzo soprano (now)
  7. Annlouise Legoland - dramatic soprano
  8. Catherine Paulsen - spinto soprano
  9. Chaoss Heidi - lyric coloratura soprano
  10. Christina Scabbia - lyric mezzo soprano
  11. Dianne van Giesbergen - dramatic soprano
  12. Floor Jansen - dramatic soprano
  13. Heidi Parviainen - lyric soprano
  14. Helen Iren Michaelsen - spinto or dramatic soprano
  15. Jill Janus - coloratura soprano - Rest in peace and rock hard up there! 
  16. Clémentine Delauney - mezzo soprano
  17. Laura Macrì - light lyric soprano
  18. Liv Kristine - light soprano
  19. Lori Lewis - lyric coloratura soprano
  20. Magali Lyuten - dramatic mezzo soprano
  21. Manda Ophuis - lyric soprano ( absolutely not sure if full or light)
  22. Manuella Kraller - spinto soprano
  23. Marcela Bovio - light lyric mezzo-soprano (maybe even lyric coloratura soprano)
  24. Mariangela Demurtas - lyric mezzo soprano
  25. Melissa Feerlak - lyric coloratura soprano
  26. Päivi "Capri" Virkkunen - full lyric soprano
  27. Sharon den Adel - light lyric soprano
  28. Simone Simmons - soubrette or lyric coloratura (on first two albums), now light lyric mezzo soprano
  29. Tarja Turunen - full lyric soprano
  30. Vibeke Stene - light lyric soprano
Dear symphonic metal fans, do not hesitate to post your suggestions or any other information that's on topic.