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Musical form

Musical form

  • Thirty-two-bar form
    The thirty-two-bar form, also known as the AABA song form, American popular song form and the ballad form, is a song structure commonly found in Tin Pan Alley songs and other American popular music, especially in the first half of the twentieth century.
  • Canon (music)
    In music, a canon is a contrapuntal (counterpoint-based) compositional technique or texture that employs a melody with one or more imitations of the melody played after a given duration (e.g., quarter rest, one measure, etc.).
  • Chorale prelude
    In music, a chorale prelude is a short liturgical composition for organ using a chorale tune as its basis.
  • Pachelbel's Canon
    Pachelbel's Canon is the name commonly given to a canon by the German Baroque composer Johann Pachelbel in his Canon and Gigue for 3 violins and basso continuo (German: Kanon und Gigue für 3 Violinen mit Generalbaß) (PWC 37, T. 337, PC 358), sometimes referred to as Canon and Gigue in D or simply Canon in D.
  • Program music
    Program music or programme music is a type of art music that attempts to musically render an extra-musical narrative.
  • Scherzo
    A scherzo (/ˈskɛrt.soʊ/; Italian pronunciation: [ˈskertso]; plural scherzos or scherzi), in western classical music, is a piece of music, often a movement from a larger piece such as a symphony or a sonata, often in 34 time.
  • Song
    (This article is about the musical composition (with vocals). For other uses, see Song (disambiguation).) A song, most broadly, is a single (and often standalone) work of music that is typically intended to be sung by the human voice with distinct and fixed pitches and patterns using sound and silence and a variety of forms that often include the repetition of sections.
  • Toccata
    Toccata (from Italian toccare, literally, "to touch") is a virtuoso piece of music typically for a keyboard or plucked string instrument featuring fast-moving, lightly fingered or otherwise virtuosic passages or sections, with or without imitative or fugal interludes, generally emphasizing the dexterity of the performer's fingers.
  • Potpourri (music)
    Potpourri or Pot-Pourri (/ˌpoʊpʊˈriː/; French, literally "putrid pot") is a kind of musical form structured as ABCDEF.
  • Bagatelle (music)
    A bagatelle is a short piece of music, typically for the piano, and usually of a light, mellow character.
  • Trio sonata
    The trio sonata is a musical form that was popular in the 17th and early 18th centuries.
  • Cantata
    A cantata [kanˈtaːta] (literally "sung", past participle feminine singular of the Italian verb cantare, "to sing") is a vocal composition with an instrumental accompaniment, typically in several movements, often involving a choir.
  • Oratorio
    An oratorio (Italian pronunciation: [oraˈtɔːrjo]) is a large musical composition for orchestra, choir, and soloists.
  • Rhapsody (music)
    A rhapsody in music is a one-movement work that is episodic yet integrated, free-flowing in structure, featuring a range of highly contrasted moods, colour and tonality.
  • Wedding music
    There are many different styles of music that can be played during the entrance and ceremony.
  • Ritornello
    A ritornello [ritorˈnɛllo] (Italian; "little return") is a recurring passage in Baroque music for orchestra or chorus.
  • Bandish
    Bandish, Cheez or Gat is a fixed, melodic composition in Hindustani vocal or instrumental music.
  • Sthayi
    Sthayi or Asthaayi is an initial phrase or line of a fixed, melodic composition in Hindustani music.