Definitions and translations for "a cappella"

Definition of a cappella

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Adverb
1. In a manner of a choir with no instrumental accompaniment; literally, "in the style of the (Sistine) Chapel (in Rome)", such as a musical Mass done a cappella.
Groups of teens singing a cappella on street corners got recording contracts.
2. In alla breve time.
Adjective
3. Singing solely or mainly without instrumental accompaniment.
An a cappella group sang during the wedding reception.
4. Related to a form of purely vocal music mostly associated with American college performance groups.
5. Alla breve.
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English - English - a cappella

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adv. without instrumental accompaniment; in a chapel or church style (Music)

English - Spanish - a cappella

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adv. sin acompañamiento musical; en estilo de música sacra (Música)

English - German - a cappella

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adv. Akapella, ohne Begleitung von Musikinstrumente, in einer Kapelle (Musik)

English - Italian - a cappella

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avv. senza accompagnamento strumentale (music.)

English - Polish - a cappella

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adv. a cappella

English - Portuguese - a cappella

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adv. a capela, polifonia sem acompanhamento de instrumento musical (Música)

English - Russian - a cappella

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нареч. без инструментального сопровождения, а капелла

German - English - a cappella

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adv. without instrumental accompaniment; in a chapel or church style (Music)

Polish - English - a cappella

adv. a cappella

English - Dutch - a cappella

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bw. a cappella, zonder instrumentele begeleiding; in kapel- of kerkstijl (muziek)

German - Italian - a cappella

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adv. cappella: a cappella

German - Russian - a cappella

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adv. а капелла

German - Turkish - a cappella

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z. enstrümansız

Italian - German - a cappella

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adv. a cappella

English - Arabic - a cappella

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‏بدون مصاحبة من الالات الموسيقية‏

English - Japanese - a cappella

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(副) アカペラで, 楽器の伴奏なしで; 礼拝堂または教会スタイルで(音楽)
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