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What does BP stand for?

BP stands for Basso Profundo (music)

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Moving to lessons with celebrated American basso profundo Daniel Lewis Williams forced him to begin thinking about music as a full-time career.
2 BUT IF you're more into drum and bass than basso profundo, then a trip to Derry's Celtronic music festival might be more up your street.
Rating 5/5 Christopher Morley The Midland Sinfonia The Artrix, Bromsgrove An ensemble of eight cellos alone might seem a limiting combination, but as the personable young conductor Richard Laing pointed out during Saturday's concert, the instrument can in fact span the entire range of the human voice, from basso profundo to coloratura soprano.
Rachmaninoff's sumptuous harmonies, including the demanding basso profundo part, were sung with a full, rich sound, which was enhanced by the acoustics in the cathedral; the required wide range of dynamic shadings was dramatically and sensitively delivered by the chorus.