Scherzo

A scherzo (plural scherzos or scherzi) is a piece of music, often a movement from a larger piece such as a symphony or a sonata. The scherzo`s precise definition has varied over the years, but it often refers to a movement which replaces the minuet as the third movement in a four-movement work, such as a symphony, sonata, or string quartet. Scher....
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scherzo

term designating lively and usually lighthearted instrumental music; most commonly used to label the fast-tempo movement of a symphony, sonata, etc.
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scherzo

(Italian meaning
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scherzo

[n] - a fast movement (usually in triple time)
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Scherzo

• (n.) A playful, humorous movement, commonly in 3-4 measure, which often takes the place of the old minuet and trio in a sonata or a symphony.
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scherzo

noun a fast movement (usually in triple time)
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Scherzo

Scher'zo noun [ Italian ] (Mus.) A playful, humorous movement, commonly in 3-4 measure, which often takes the place of the old minuet and trio in a sonata or a symphony.
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Scherzo

A joke, usually fast and light-hearted with 3 beats in a bar
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Scherzo

Composition in A-B-A form, usually in triple meter
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Scherzo

In music a scherzo is a playful, humorous movement, commonly in 3-4 measure, which often takes the place of the old minuet and trio in a sonata or a symphony.
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scherzo

in music, frequently the third movement of a symphony, sonata, or string quartet; also, in the Baroque era ( 1600– 1750), a light vocal or ... [4 related articles]
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Scherzo

Pertaining to the sonata form, a fast movement in triple time.
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scherzo

scherzo (sker'tsō) [Ital.,=joke], in music, term denoting various types of composition, primarily one that is lively and presents surprises in the rhythmic or melodic material. In 1607 a group of light pieces for voice were published by Monteverdi as scherzi musicali. In the symphonies and...
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