a cappella definition

  • adverb:
    • Music Without instrumental accompaniment.
    • In alla breve time.
    • without music accompaniment
  • adjective:
    • alla breve.
    • sung without instrumental accompaniment
  • others:
    • In chapel or chapel design; -- stated of compositions sung when you look at the old church style, without instrumental accompaniment.
    • a period indication, equivalent to alla breve.
  • noun:
    • into the type of church or chapel songs.
    • In music, noting a species period which hires four minims or half-notes in each measure.

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