Noun(1) a baroque musical composition (usually for a keyboard instrument
(1) It consists of a complete four-minute piece, in the form of a simple prelude or voluntary and the start - just a few bars - of a fugal Allegro in the manner of a toccata .(2) It's a remastered release of a dozen vinyl LPs, including the 1955 Goldbergs, the Well - Tempered Clavier, three concertos and as many toccatas and fugues as your heart could desire.(3) She not only gets the steel and rhythm of the toccatas (and power without pounding), but above all she generates a wealth of color and an inexorable musical line, whether loud or soft.(4) Most people will agree that J S Bach composed the greatest keyboard toccatas precisely because he, more than any composer, was master of maximal emotional intensity, countered by acute intellectual lucidity.(5) However, it is important to note that this also finds parallels in the keyboard toccatas of a number of North German composers.
1. toccata ::
Different Formstoccata, toccatas
English to Xhosa Dictionary: toccata
Meaning and definitions of toccata, translation in Xhosa language for toccata with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of toccata in Xhosa and in English language.
Tags for the entry "toccata"
What toccata means in Xhosa, toccata meaning in Xhosa, toccata definition, examples and pronunciation of toccata in Xhosa language.