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ricercar

play
noun ri·cer·car \ˌrē-(ˌ)chər-ˈkär\

Definition of ricercar

plural ricercars or ri·cer·ca·ri play \-ˈkä-(ˌ)rē\

  1. :  any of various usually keyboard musical forms especially of the 16th and 17th centuries in either quasi-improvisatory toccata style or strict polyphonic fugal style




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