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.

Piccolo
Pitch
Più
Pizzicato
Plainchant
Poco
Polacca
Polka
Polonaise
Polyphony
Portamento
Post Horn
Postlude
Prelude
Presto
Programme music
Psalm
Quadrille
Quarter-tone
Quartet
Quintet
Quodlibet
Rallentando
Recitative
Recorder

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