cavatina
noun Etymology: Italian, from cavata production of sound from an instrument, extraction, from cavare to dig out, from Latin, to make hollow, from cavus Date: 1813 1. an operatic solo simpler and briefer than an aria 2. a songlike instrumental piece or movement

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  • Cavatina — (Italian diminutive of cavata , the producing of tone from an instrument, plural cavatine ) is a musical term, originally a short song of simple character, without a second strain or any repetition of the air. It is now frequently applied to a… …   Wikipedia

  • cavatina — (Del it. cavatina, der. del lat. cavāre, cavar). f. Mús. Aria de cortas dimensiones, que a veces consta de dos tiempos o partes …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Cavatina — Ca va*ti na, n. [It.] (Mus.) Originally, a melody of simpler form than the aria; a song without a second part and a da capo; a term now variously and vaguely used. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cavatina — Cavatina, ital., in der Musik eine Arie, nur aus einem Theil bestehend ohne Coloraturen, gewöhnlich einem Recitativ folgend, dessen Hauptgedanken sie ausdrückt …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Cavatina —   [italienisch] die, /...ne, Kavatine …   Universal-Lexikon

  • cavatina — s.f. [dim. di cavata ]. 1. (mus.) [breve brano musicale che appariva nell opera dei sec. 18° e 19°] ▶◀ aria, arietta, [più lungo] cavata. ⇑ melodia, motivetto, motivo. 2. (non com.) [ripiego ingegnoso per trarsi d impaccio] ▶◀ espediente, (fam.)… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • cavatina — s. f. Ária curta, ordinariamente composta de um recitativo, de andamento variável …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • cavatina — (izg. kavatȋna/kavàtīna) ž DEFINICIJA 1. glazb. lirski solistički napjev s instrumentalnom pratnjom u operama 2. v. kavatina ETIMOLOGIJA tal …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • cavatina — [kav΄ə tē′nə; ] It [ kä΄vä tē′nä] n. [It, dim. of cavata, artful production of sound < cavare, to dig out, extract < L, to excavate < cavus: see CAVE] 1. a short, simple solo song or melody that is usually part of a larger composition,… …   English World dictionary

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