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Contralto is the lowest and androgynous female voice type. It's range is from an C3 (C below middle C) to D5 (two Ds above middle C).

Notable Contralto Roles[]

Nancy, Bet, Artful Dodger, Widow Corney - Oliver!

Miss Aggie Hannigan - Annie

Mrs. Potiphar (if sung) - Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Velma Kelly, Mama Morton - Chicago

Morticia Addams - The Addams Family Musical

The Dowager Empress - Anastasia

Mrs. Johnson - Blood Brothers

Lucy the Slut- Avenue Q

Nessarose- Wicked

Abuela Claudia - In the Heights

Aida - Aida

Rizzo-Grease (belting)