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Allemanda

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"Allemanda" is a composition.

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Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1896)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature

ALLEMANDA is a German national dance in various kinds of waltz tempo. The name has also been applied to an orchestral composition in slow measured time, not for dancing. ALLEN, Edward P., American congressmen, born in Sharon, ...

Google previewAmerican Revisions and Additions to the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1891)

by William Harrison De Puy

ALLEMANDA is a German national dance in various kinds of waltz tempo. The name has also been applied to an orchestral composition in slow measured time, not for dancing. ALLEN, Edward P., American Congressman, born in Sharon, ...

Google previewThe Harvard Dictionary of Music (2003)

by Don Michael Randel

Allemanda. Trio Sonata op. Kushaura Kutsinhira 1 pulse:mm.= ca.

Google previewA Concise Dictionary of Musical Terms (1884)

To which is Prefixed an Introduction to the Elements of Music by Frederick Niecks

Allemanda (It.). Allemande (q.v.). Allemande (Fr.). (1) A German national dance still in vogue among the peasants of Bavaria, Suabia, Baden, and Northern Switzerland. It is generally in £ or % time (in some parts of these countries, however, ...

Google previewThe Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians (1999)

by Don Michael Randel

alemana, allemanda; Eng. allemand, almain, alman]. ( 1) A Renaissance and Baroque dance that was cultivated as an independent instrumental piece ca. 1580-1750. It became the first of the four core movements of ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 1

ALLEMANDA, in Music, a term now disused, signifying moderately quick.

Google previewAn universal etymological English dictionary (1737)

by Nathan Bailey

FLUTE d'Allemanda, a German Flute. Ital. FLU'TED [in Arcbiteaurc] channelled, or wrought in Form of a Gutter. FLU'TINGS [among ArcbiteBs\ are the Channels or Gutters of Pillars, (3c. To FLUT'TER [clotepan, Sax. Jffofc ttTIJ, Teut.] to try to fly, ...

Google previewAn universal etymological English dictionary. 21st [sic] ed (1790)

by Nathan Bailey

ALLEMANDA [in Music ...

Google previewGrove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians (1907)

by Sir George Grove, John Alexander Fuller-Maitland, Waldo Selden Pratt, Charles Newell Boyd

Vinetto, Giardiniero, Villanella, Prelude, Phantasie, Capriccio, Fuga, Ricercare, Symphonia, Sonata, Intrada, Toccata, Padovana, Passamezzo, Galli- arda, Bransle, Courante, Volta, Allemanda, and Mascherada, the distinctive peculiarities of ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

ALLEMANDA, in Music, a term now disused, signifying moderately quick.

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Music (1908)

by Hugo Riemann

Padouana, Gagliarda, Courente, Allemanda, ...

Google previewA New General English Dictionary (1768)

Peculiarly Calculated for the Use and Improvement of Such as are Unacquainted with the Learned Languages by Thomas Dyche

ALLEMANDA or ALAMA'ND (S.) a certain air in music, always composed in common time, and consisting of two parts or strains, each of which must be played twice over in a grave sort of a manner, and yet at the same time so sprightly, as to ...

Google previewA new general English dictionary ... Originally begun by ... Thomas Dyche ... and now finish'd by William Pardon ... The seventh edition, etc (1752)

ALLEMANDA or ALMA'ND (S.) a certain air in musick, always composed in common time, and confisting of two parts or strains, each of which must be played twice over in a grave sort of a manner, and yet at the same time so sprightly, as to be ...

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