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loure

Overview page. Subjects: Dance — Music.

(Fr.).

Type of Fr. bagpipe; also dance, like a slow jig, acc. by this instr.

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Loure

Wendy Hilton.

in The International Encyclopedia of Dance

January 1998; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance. 1106 words.

A French Baroque court and theater dance, loure also refers to an optional movement of the instrumental suites. The word

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Loure

Meredith Ellis Little.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musical Form. 722 words.

[lur] (Fr.)

A French dance and instrumental air popular in the late 17th and early 18th centuries.

The origins of the loure are obscure. The term referred to a kind of...

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loure

Overview page. Subjects: Dance — Music.

(Fr.).

Type of Fr. bagpipe; also dance, like a slow jig, acc. by this instr.

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louré

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Term applied in string‐playing to a type of slurred staccato and formerly called portato. An on‐string stroke is executed at moderate speed.

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loure

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 16 words.

Type of Fr. bagpipe; also dance, like a slow jig, acc. by this instr.

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louré

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 23 words.

Term applied in string‐playing to a type of slurred staccato and formerly called portato. An on‐string stroke is executed

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Loure

in The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments

January 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 108 words.

Term for a type of mouth-blown bagpipe known in Normandy during the 16th and 17th centuries and revived during the

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louré

Edited by Alison Latham.

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 32 words.

1 (Fr.). (It.: portato). In string playing, a type of bowing where several notes are taken in the same direction, but slightly detached from one another....

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loure

Edited by Alison Latham.

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 67 words.

1 (Fr.). A bagpipe used in 16th- and 17th-century Normandy.

2 A dance popular in the late 17th and early 18th centuries. It resembles the ...

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loure

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 18 words.

Type of French bagpipe; also dance, like a slow jig, acc. by this instr.

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louré

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 23 words.

Term applied in string‐playing to a type of slurred staccato and formerly called portato. An on‐string stroke is executed at moderate speed....

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galanterien

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 47 words.

In the classical *suite 3 movts that were not looked upon as essential to the scheme but rather as interpolations of light relief. They usually comprised any of the following: minuet,...

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galanterien

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(Ger.),

galanteries (Fr.). In the classical suite 3 movts. which were not looked upon as essential to the scheme but rather as interpolations of light relief. They usually...

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Dolce

David Fallows.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 223 words.

(It.: ‘sweet’)

A word whose earliest musical uses were apparently indications of mood and performing style, not dynamics. Brossard (Dictionaire, 1703) defined dolce, along...

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