fugato definition

  • noun:
    • A fugal passageway in a composition that's not a strict or full fugue.
    • In music, an item composed in fugue design, yet not based on rigid guidelines.
    • A fugal passageway in a composition that's not a strict or complete fugue.
    • In songs, a bit composed in fugue style, but not based on rigid rules.
  • adjective:
    • in gugue design, but not purely like a fugue.
    • in gugue style, but not purely like a fugue.
  • others:
    • for the nature of a fugue; is rendered in fugue style, yet not in accordance with strict rules. See fugato, n.
    • of this nature of a fugue; becoming rendered in fugue design, not according to rigid rules. See fugato, n.

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