Famous countertenors
 
 
 
1st generation
 
 

Alfred Deller
 

Russel Oberlin
 

 
 
2nd generation
 
 

James Bowman
 

Paul Esswood
 

René Jacobs
 

 
 
3rd generation
 
 

Michael Chance
 

Jeffrey Gall
 

Jochen Kowalski
 

Gérard Lesne
 

Derek Lee Ragin
 

Dominique Visse
 

 
 
4th generation
 
 

Brian Asawa
 

David Daniels
 

Bejun Mehta
 

Andreas Scholl
 

David Walker
 

Lawrence Zazzo
 

 
 
5th generation
 
 

Max Emanuel Cencic
 

Iestyn Davies
 

Christophe Dumaux
 

Franco Fagioli
 

David Hansen
 

Philippe Jaroussky
 

David DQ Lee
 

Cezar Ouatu
 

Xavier Sabata
 

 
 
6th generation
 
 

Valer Sabadus
 

Terry Wey