Reference Entry

port de voix

Edited by Joyce Bourne

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

Sixth edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199578108
Published online May 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191744518
port de voix

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Carrying of the voice.

1. Vocal *portamento.

2. An *appoggiatura from below and above, used especially in Fr. baroque music....

Reference Entry.  28 words. 

Subjects: Music

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