Recent Examples of ballade from the Web
The four ballades are full of beautiful music, a point emphasized in Pierdomenico’s lyrical interpretations.
The second of two great septuagenarian pianists passing through New York this week brings with him an all-Chopin program, featuring two sets of nocturnes, a couple of ballades, a scherzo, a berceuse and the third of the composer’s sonatas.
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Origin and Etymology of ballade
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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