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fixed forms


group of forms, especially in medieval france, in which the poetic structure determines musical repetitions see also ballade, rondeau, virelai

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Did You Know?

Did you know that berceuse means cradle songa lullaby meant to soothe a child to sleep 2 an instrumental lullaby usually for piano based on frederick chopin's berceuse opus 57 and characterized by a rhythmic ostinato suggesting a gentle and steady rocking feel?