part song
(part sahng)


[Eng.]


A vocal composition for two or more voices, usually unaccompanied.


SUGGESTED LISTENING EXAMPLES:

Part Song, English Renaissance:
Weelkes: Welcome sweet pleasure
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 45
Morley: Those dainty daffadillies
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 25

Part Song, American:
Billings: Swift as an Indian arrow flies
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 3, Track 45


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