Search Results for "fixed forms"

fixed forms

noun

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

language of origin: Not available

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?