Glossary of Musical Terms

Our glossary of musical terms lets you look up any musical term unfamiliar to you, and comes to us courtesy of our good friends at Naxos.

C
Cadence
Cadenza
Camera
Canon
Cantabile
Cantata
Cappella
Capriccio, Caprice
Cassation
Celesta
Cello
Cembalo
Chaconne
Chamber music
Chamber orchestra
Chanson
Chant
Chapel
Choir
Chorale
Chorale prelude
Chord
Chorus
Chromatic

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