notturno

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n notturno a pensive lyrical piece of music (especially for the piano)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Notturno (Mus) Same as Nocturne.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n notturno Same as nocturne, 2.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

The next piece will be Chopin's Notturno in E flat; for your touch has already gained in fulness, and is now unobjectionable.
"Piano and Song" by Friedrich Wieck
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In news:

06 AM Cyril Scott Notturno Dorian #92158 Buy the CD.
Riccardo Muti shakes hands with cellist John Sharp following the orchestra's encore of Martucci's Notturno at Palacio de Bellas Artes theater in Mexico City.
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