symphonic poem love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A piece of music, most popular in the late 19th century, that is based on an extramusical theme, such as a story or nationalistic ideal, and usually consists of a single extended movement for a symphony orchestra. Also called tone poem.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A piece of orchestral music, in one movement, based on something non-musical, such as a story or a painting.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an orchestral composition based on literature or folk tales

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.