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.

Chaconne
Chamber music
Chamber orchestra
Chanson
Chant
Chapel
Choir
Chorale
Chorale prelude
Chord
Chorus
Chromatic
Clarinet
Clarino
Classical
Clavichord
Clef
Coda
Coloratura
Concertante
Concertino
Concerto
Concerto grosso
Consort
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