Definition of Musical passage

1. Noun. A short section of a musical composition.


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Lexicographical Neighbors of Musical Passage

musical genre
musical group
musical harmony
musical instrument
musical instrument digital interface
musical instruments
musical interval
musical intervals
musical mode
musical murmur
musical notation
musical note
musical octave
musical organisation
musical organization
musical perception
musical performance
musical phrase
musical rhythm
musical saw
musical saws
musical scale
musical scales
musical score
musical soiree
musical style
musical theater
musical theme
musical time

Literary usage of Musical passage

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1. The Land of the Morning: An Account of Japan and Its People by William Gray Dixon (1882)
"... Retreat—musical passage— Immense Bell—Singing and Dancing Girls—The City as seen by Moonlight from Maruyama—' Unless you want me to become a Buddhist, ..."

2. The Musical World (1862)
"The question then is, obviously, how comes it that no sooner does a musical passage approach actual and pronounced description than we are sensible of a ..."

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