canzonet

Definitions:

  • A short lighthearted air or song.
  • A little or short song, shorter and less elaborate than the aria of oratorio or opera.
  • In <em>music</em>, a short concerted air; a madrigal.
  • A short song, in one or more parts.
  • A short <xref>song</xref>, now especially one which is light and breezy.
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