Level 19Level 21
10 words 0 ignored
Ready to learn Ready to review
Check the boxes below to ignore/unignore words, then click save at the bottom. Ignored words will never appear in any learning session.
in vocal polyphony, a texture in which all the parts have the same rhythm and sing the same syllables simultaneously. Also called familiar style.
at will, at pleasure
a pause or hold
a piece of light and humorous style, usually in irregular form.
in a singing style
courante, c, rente
an old dance in AB form, literally meaning "running". Usually in triple time, and the second of the standard movements of the suite. The Italian Corrente is much quicker than the more refined French Courante, which frequently shifted from 3/2 to 6/4 time.
gradually getting softer
a composition for one or more solo instruments with orchestral accompaniment, usually written in three movements.