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--- On Mon, 11/3/08, Kjell Rehnström <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Kjell Rehnström skrev:
> > Spanish doesn't have any ö:s in it, but I have
> heard bassos who will sing "yo tö quiöro" and
> the same is the baso singer in Poland who sings an aira from
> the opera "Straszny dwór", I clearly hear Ö¨s
> when they sing syllables with e in a very low pitch.
> I meant that he sang an "aria" from the opera,
> and what I heard was rather "Yo tö
> quiööööööööro."
> 
Was the singer a native hispanophone? I don't think I've ever encountered that in the Central and South American singers I've heard.

Steve