bariolage definition

  • noun:
    • an instant alternation of two notes on two strings of a violin etc
    • In songs, a cadenza or variety of cadenzas in an instrumental piece; sometimes, more especially, in songs for stringed devices, a rapid passage is played mainly from the available strings, minus the aid of stopping.

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