barbershop quartet

noun

Definition of barbershop quartet

  1. :  a group of four male singers who sing in an old-fashioned style without instruments

Word by Word Definitions

barbershopplay
  1. :  a barber's place of business

  1. :  of a style of unaccompanied group singing of popular songs usually marked by highly conventionalized close harmony

quartet
  1. :  a musical composition for four instruments or voices

    :  a group or set of four

    :  the performers of a quartet


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