musique concrète

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noun mu·sique con·crète \myu̇-ˈzēk-kōⁿ-ˈkret, mue-\

Definition of musique concrète

  1. :  a recorded montage of natural sounds often electronically modified and presented as a musical composition

Origin and Etymology of musique concrète

French, literally, concrete music


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