sight singing

variants: or less commonly sight-singing \ ˈ⸗ˌ⸗⸗ \

Definition of sight singing

: the singing of a piece of written music at sight

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First Known Use of sight singing

1786, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sight singing was in 1786

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“Sight singing.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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