Music Dictionary

Musical Dictionary

Our Interactive Dictionary of Musical Terms.

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Natural
A sign used to cancel a sharp or flat symbol, so that the note that was sharp or flat is now natural.


Neoclassical
20th Century composers' return writing in forms used during the Classical era of music.


Nocturne
A dream-like piece of music written for the piano. The composer Chopin wrote a very famous Nocturne.


Nonet
A piece of music for nine instruments.


Notation
The symbols used to represent music when writing it down.


Note
A musical sound or the symbol used to write it down.


Music Dictionary

Musical Dictionary

Our Interactive Dictionary of Musical Terms.

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Natural
A sign used to cancel a sharp or flat symbol, so that the note that was sharp or flat is now natural.


Neoclassical
20th Century composers' return writing in forms used during the Classical era of music.


Nocturne
A dream-like piece of music written for the piano. The composer Chopin wrote a very famous Nocturne.


Nonet
A piece of music for nine instruments.


Notation
The symbols used to represent music when writing it down.


Note
A musical sound or the symbol used to write it down.


 

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