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patter‐song

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

Fifth edition

Published in print January 2007 | ISBN: 9780199203833
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191727184
patter‐song

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Comic song, prevalent in opera, which is a rapid iteration of words, the mus. merely being lightly supportive. Examples exist

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Subjects: Music

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