(redirected from capriccios)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to capriccio

an instrumental composition that doesn't adhere to rules for any specific musical form and is played with improvisation

References in periodicals archive ?
While a view painting shows an actual scene, a capriccio consists of well-known buildings and monuments in a city where the artist has arranged them to satisfy his imagination.
The edition consists of eight toccatas, six canzonas, four suites, eight Magnificat versets, the Capriccio sopra'il cucu, a battaglia, a ciaccona, and a passacaglia.
For the Capriccio sopra'il cucu, which has significant differences in its readings, three separate versions are provided.
The new Capriccio, for example, which transformed from a seafood restaurant at 16925 Ventura Blvd.