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2005-09-01 13:08:36

By Chris Morris LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - When country music pioneer DeFord Bailey is officially inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in the fall, he will become just the second black performer to join its august 95-member ranks, joining 2000 inductee Charley Pride. Bailey's name will enter the Country Hall's rolls November 15 during the Country Music Assn.'s awards ceremony at New York's Madison Square Garden. It will be close to 80 years after country's "Harmonica...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.